‘Queen of the South’ finale: ‘She who creates herself’


All hail the queen. Teresa Mendoza’s reign was long, but her legacy is everlasting. The “Queen of the South” aired its series finale “El Final” Wednesday, June 9, on USA Network, and while some characters went out with a bang, others walked out peacefully with their happy endings.


Recapping USA Network’s ‘Queen of the South’


Shoot outs, escaping from enemies, sacrificial deals, drug cartels, family and the occasional romantic love interest have all been part of USA Network’s “Queen of the South” since it premiered June 23, 2016. However, this story about Teresa Mendoza rising through the cartel ranks to create her own powerful international drug empire is about way more than those things.