The telenovela hunk is bringing his role of Aurelio Casillas from El Señor de los Cielos to season two of the American remake of Telemundo’s original, La Reina del Sur. In the season one finale, Amaya surprised fans when his character made a guest appearance.
The actor will return to thriller-drama series as Aurelio Casillas, a drug lord who seeks power and respect as he avoids the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) and Mexican authorities.
Watch a sneak peak of Amaya's appearance on tonight's episode of Queen of the South below.
Catch Season 2 of Queen of the South Thursday nights, only on USA Network.