The BEST Episodes of El Marginal

Every episode ever - ranked by fan votes!

Last Updated: Oct 9, 2020

Network: TV Pública

Miguel (Juan Minujin), a former Argentinian cop, is sent by a judge to get into a prison in order to find the kidnapper of his daughter as a result of a favor. Once in there, he changes his name to Pastor Peña, and tries to survive by gaining the confidence of the recluses. Meanwhile, the Superintendent of the Prison (Gerardo Romano), a social psychologist (Martina Gusmán) and one of the most important recluses, who controlls the prison from inside (Claudio Rissi) are part of this big mafia structure.

Chapter 13

#1 - Chapter 13

Season 1 - Episode 13 - Aired Sep 8, 2016

Pastor plans his escape but Emma is concerned he is putting himself at risk; More people learn about Pastor's true identity.

star 9.02
64 votes
Writers: Guillermo Salmerón, Silvina Olschansky
Chapter 8

#2 - Chapter 8

Season 2 - Episode 8 - Aired Sep 4, 2018

Diosito comes to Patricio's assistance. The riot puts many lives in danger, with many sustaining serious injuries or facing death.

star 8.80
30 votes
Chapter 8

#3 - Chapter 8

Season 3 - Episode 8 - Aired Aug 27, 2019

Bruni and Pantera along with the Sub 21 take Diosito and Borges to the tree patio where a coffin and a grave await them. The revolt in San Onofre will bring many changes to the prison.

star 8.79
24 votes
Chapter 4

#4 - Chapter 4

Season 2 - Episode 4 - Aired Aug 7, 2018

Borges and his men worry that El Sapo will retaliate because of the call center attack; the police investigate San Onofre.

star 8.50
30 votes
Chapter 7

#5 - Chapter 7

Season 3 - Episode 7 - Aired Aug 20, 2019

Estela is presented as an intervener of San Onofre in front of the inmates. Borges and his band dismantle the laboratory, preparing for the exit of the prison but Lunati has other plans for them.

star 8.50
22 votes
Chapter 7

#6 - Chapter 7

Season 2 - Episode 7 - Aired Aug 28, 2018

Emma reports the prostitution ring to Garofalo, who takes action; Diosito receives a disturbing letter; a riot begins in the prison.

star 8.45
29 votes
Chapter 6

#7 - Chapter 6

Season 2 - Episode 6 - Aired Aug 21, 2018

Camila confesses the truth about her husband's murder, but Patricio remains in trouble; while El Sapo is gone, Morcilla and Borges consider a cease-fire.

star 8.43
30 votes
Chapter 10

#8 - Chapter 10

Season 1 - Episode 10 - Aired Aug 4, 2016

Emma checks in on Pastor's mother; The feud between the Borges brothers and Sub 21 continues; Antín worries his lies will catch up to him.

star 8.42
33 votes
Writers: Guillermo Salmerón
Chapter 1

#9 - Chapter 1

Season 2 - Episode 1 - Aired Jul 17, 2018

Three years before the fire, Borges escapes one prison only to end up in another alongside his brother Diosito; Emma starts her first day of work.

star 8.39
33 votes
Chapter 2

#10 - Chapter 2

Season 2 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 24, 2018

A call from the prison demanding ransom for a fake kidnapping ends fatally; a threatened Patricio meets with El Sapo; the warden offers Borges a deal.

star 8.31
29 votes
Chapter 8

#11 - Chapter 8

Season 1 - Episode 8 - Aired Jul 21, 2016

Antín makes good on his promise, but adds a few things; Emma's assistance in Pastor's search for his son leads her to a stunning discovery.

star 8.30
33 votes
Chapter 3

#12 - Chapter 3

Season 1 - Episode 3 - Aired Jun 16, 2016

Pastor struggles to contact Luna; Emma gets threatened when she tries to tell the truth about Diosito; Fernando confronts Lunati.

star 8.29
34 votes
Writers: Adrián Caetano, Guillermo Salmerón
Chapter 5

#13 - Chapter 5

Season 1 - Episode 5 - Aired Jun 30, 2016

Luna's transfer from the prison becomes a dangerous endeavor; Lunati follows through on his threat; Pastor comforts Emma after a loss.

star 8.29
34 votes
Writers: Adrián Caetano, Guillermo Salmerón
Chapter 5

#14 - Chapter 5

Season 2 - Episode 5 - Aired Aug 14, 2018

Borges and El Sapo confront each other as tensions rise among their groups and Cuis gets involved; Emma discovers more about the prostitution ring.

star 8.20
30 votes
Chapter 9

#15 - Chapter 9

Season 1 - Episode 9 - Aired Jul 28, 2016

Vengeance runs rampant in the San Onofre prison and the stakes couldn't get any higher; Antín worries he has lost control of the inmates.

star 8.16
32 votes
 Chapter 6

#16 - Chapter 6

Season 1 - Episode 6 - Aired Jul 7, 2016

Pastor learns troubling news about his family; The attorney general begins investigating recent incidents in the prison.

star 8.14
35 votes
Writers: Adrián Caetano, Guillermo Salmerón
Chapter 11

#17 - Chapter 11

Season 1 - Episode 11 - Aired Aug 25, 2016

Gastón pressures the warden; Emma finds a lead while looking for Pastor's son; Borges plots his revenge on Sub 21.

star 8.03
32 votes
Writers: Guillermo Salmerón
Chapter 2

#18 - Chapter 2

Season 1 - Episode 2 - Aired Jun 9, 2016

Pastor Peña continues to develop a plan to get closer to the Borges brothers. Meanwhile, his own brother brings him unexpected news.

star 8.03
37 votes
Writers: Adrián Caetano, Guillermo Salmerón
Chapter 5

#19 - Chapter 5

Season 3 - Episode 5 - Aired Aug 6, 2019

The climate remains tense between Borges and Diosito. At first they are treated with respect, until Diosito asks him to help him find out who killed Mecha and take revenge.

star 8.00
22 votes
Chapter 7

#20 - Chapter 7

Season 1 - Episode 7 - Aired Jul 14, 2016

A flashback reveals the Pastor's past life as Miguel; In the present, Pastor is desperate to find his missing son.

star 7.94
33 votes
Chapter 4

#21 - Chapter 4

Season 3 - Episode 4 - Aired Jul 30, 2019

Diosito wants revenge on Marquitos for stabbing Cristian. Meanwhile, Borges celebrates that the business is going better than ever, and even lets Cristian take a line of coca.

star 7.87
23 votes
Chapter 1

#22 - Chapter 1

Season 1 - Episode 1 - Aired Jun 2, 2016

Ex-cop Miguel Palacios is tasked with infiltrating a Buenos Aires prison to help a judge find out who kidnapped his daughter.

star 7.85
47 votes
Directors: Luis Ortega
Writers: Adrián Caetano, Guillermo Salmerón
Chapter 4

#23 - Chapter 4

Season 1 - Episode 4 - Aired Jun 23, 2016

Diosito is getting suspicious of Pastor and his intentions; An inmate's depression gets worse; Lunati demands he get his daughter back.

star 7.84
38 votes
Writers: Adrián Caetano, Guillermo Salmerón
Chapter 2

#24 - Chapter 2

Season 3 - Episode 2 - Aired Jul 16, 2019

Much more drugs reach San Onofre. Fiorito, a young man from the Sub 21, steals drugs from the laboratory. Cristian receives a visit from Luna, who has entered with a false identity.

star 7.82
22 votes
Chapter 6

#25 - Chapter 6

Season 3 - Episode 6 - Aired Aug 13, 2019

The Borges make an agreement with Pardo, Cristian's father, but Bruni and César will try to avoid it. Diosito continues to search for the truth and interrogates Karina about Mecha's death.

star 7.80
20 votes