Queen of The South is the dope American thriller series that revolves around a young Mexican woman named Teresa Mendoza. Teresa is played by Alice Braga. She takes off to the United States after her drug dealer boyfriend is killed by a Cartel boss. Soon, Teresa sets out to become a drug trafficker and promises to take revenge of her brother’s death. The Show was a massive hit among the viewers.
However, it has now come with its fifth and final season. The last episodes of Queen of the South Season 5 have broadcasted on the USA Network. The star of the series Alice Braga has shared a clip of behind the scenes of her last few moments on the show.
Farewell to Teresa
Queen of the South revolves around Teresa as she sets up a vast drug empire that alters her life. However, the fifth and final episode of the series concluded with a surprising twist that led to a happy ending for Teresa. The finale unwrapped that Teresa faked her death as a part of an extended plan to escape the CIA.
The episode finds Pote Galvez (played by Hemky Madera) on a white sand beach where he met a little girl who turns out to be his daughter.Kelly. Soon after, Anne Van Awken (played by Molly Burnett) appears to welcome him after James Valdez (played by Peter Gadiot) picks him up from the motel.
Along with Teresa who had been in hiding all of this time, James is there too. Before moving to Belize, they had come up with a plan to trick Devon Finch (played by Jaime Hector) into thinking that Teresa had really died, but everything after had all been part of this extravagant plan.
The show ends on a happy note as Pote mentions that all the broken parts have been collected and the five of them sit down together for dinner knowing that they were finally safe. The fifth season received loads of admiration from fans who were pleased to see their beloved Teresa had made it out alive.
Now that the show has concluded, actress Alice Braga, who plays Teresa, has shared some clip from behind the scenes. In a post on Instagram, she shared a video with the caption “The last moment being her. My final goodbye to Teresa / Queen. #queenofthesouth #behindthescenes”.
The short clip seems to show her last moments on set as she finished her last scene for the show being Teresa.
Alice can also be seen looking emotional, however with a big smile on her face when she’s done with her last scene. In the clip posted on instagram, various members of the film crew go over to her to hug and congratulate her. Even the fans quickly commented on the post to admire Alice for her work and shared how much they had enjoyed the series.
Queen of the South Season 5: Cast
The main Cast of Queen of the South Season 5 includes, Alice Braga as Teresa Mendoza, a poor woman from Sinaloa, Mexico, who becomes wealthy by building a vast drug empire. Veronica Falcón as Doña Camila Vargas (seasons 1–3), Don Epifanio’s estranged wife and head of the North American branch of the Vargas Cartel in Dallas, Texas. Peter Gadiot as James Valdez (seasons 1–3, 5; guest season 4), Camila’s right-hand man, Teresa’s mentor, friend and lover. Hemky Madera as Pote Galvez, a former Vargas Cartel lieutenant who has since become one of Teresa Mendoza’s strongest allies. Kelly Anne’s boyfriend.
Furthermore, Idalia Valles as Isabela Vargas (season 3, recurring seasons 1–2), the daughter of Camila and Epifanio Vargas. Alfonso Herrera as Javier Jimenez (season 4, recurring season 3), a member of the Jimenez cartel and a mercenary willing to kill for the highest bidder. He is now an ally of Teresa Mendoza. David Andrews as Judge Cecil Lafayette (season 4, recurring season 5), a corrupt judge who is looking the other way and is making things harder for Teresa’s drug operation in New Orleans. Molly Burnett as Kelly Anne Van Awken (season 5 recurring seasons 2–4), a Dallas socialite who becomes part of Teresa’s inner circle. Pote’s girlfriend.