Carlos is a French and German TV miniseries that describes the life of Ilich Ramirez Sanchez, a Venezuelan terrorist who was nicknamed "Carlos". Ilich Ramirez Sanchez was one of the most notorious and most wanted criminals in his time. Carlos founded a worldwide terrorist organization and gained international fame when he assaulted an OPEC meeting in 1975, kidnapped several of the representatives at the meeting and held them hostage on board airplanes as he escaped.

Carlos chronicles the life of Ilich Ramirez Sanchez, from his early beginnings and recruitment by a Palestinian terrorist organization to conduct assaults in Europe, to his eventual demise and arrest in 1994 in Khartoum, Sudan.

1 Season, 3 Episodes
May 19, 2010
Crime, Drama, History, Mini-Series
Cast: Edgar RamÑrez, Alexander Scheer, Fadi Abi Samra, Lamia Ahmed

Carlos Full Episode Guide

  • This episode concludes the story of Carlos the Jackal, a leftist terrorist abandoned by the cause and forced to face trial for his acts of violence.

  • This episode continues the saga of revolutionary Ilich Ramirez Sanchez, aka Carlos the Jackal, one of the most famous political terrorists.

  • Carlos the Jackal was a leftist revolutionary who famously raided OPEC headquarters, only to be cast aside by those he supported.

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