Aurelio Casillas (Rafael Amaya) is a man of humble origins who dreamed it all. Through his relentless will, ruthlessness, courageous determination and willingness to torture or murder anyone who stands in his way, Aurelio goes from being a poor peasant to one of the richest men in the world and a powerful drug trafficker wanted by the DEA. Aurelio covers the whole spectrum of what the human soul can be, from the virtuous to the unthinkable, all powered by his inflated ego and overwhelming desire for power and wealth. His life becomes a quest for survival when his numerous enemies begin to hunt him down and is wanted by the DEA. He then realizes that the only way out is starting a new life as a new man and decides to get a facial reconstruction. Aurelio discovers that once you choose the dangerous road to riches, there is no turning back.