Niños Ricos, Pobres Padres

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Niños Ricos Pobres Padres
Ninosricos poster 2009.jpg
Format Romance – Action, Telenovela
Created by Luis Felipe Salamanca
Developed by Telemundo Studios, Miami
RTI Colombia
Directed by Rodolfo Hoyos
Santiago Vargas
Starring Carmen Villalobos
Aylín Mújica
Fabiola Campomanes
Juan Sebastian Caicedo
Geraldine Zivic
Theme music composer Miguel de Narvaez
Opening theme Una Noche Más interpreted by Luis Campos
Country of origin United States
Original language(s) Spanish
No. of episodes 131
Executive producer(s) Hugo León Ferrer
Producer(s) Madeleine Contreras
Editor(s) Mauricio Gonzalez L.
Location(s) Bogotá, Colombia
Camera setup Multi-camera
Running time 42 minutes
Original channel Telemundo
Picture format SDTV 480i
Audio format Stereophonic sound
Original run July 7, 2009 (2009-07-07) – January 8, 2010 (2010-01-08)
Preceded by El Rostro de Analia
Followed by Perro Amor
External links

Niños Ricos, Pobres Padres(Generation Y) is a Colombian telenovela produced by the United States-based television network Telemundo. It debuted on July 7, 2009 at 9:30 pm Eastern Time, taking over the second half of El Rostro de Analía until Friday, July 17, when it completely replaced it in the 9–10 pm slot.

The story revolves around Alejandra Paz, a beautiful 17-year-old girl and her mother, Lucía, an illegal US immigrant who is deported from Miami back to Bogotá, Colombia; desperate and broke, they are forced to move in with Lucía's hostile sister, Verónica. On the first day, Alejandra is invited to Isabela's party, Esteban's girlfriend. While putting a drug on Alejandra's drink. Alejandra is suddenly raped by Matías, Esteban's friend. Suddenly Alejandra and her mother are submerged into a world of intrigue and betrayal where money is no object and people are not who they seem to be. High school drama soon ensues as Esteban and David fight to win Alejandra's heart. While Esteban and Alejandra date, they are then separated by lies and betrayal made by Mónica and Isabela. Soon Isabela gets pregnant by Gabriel, Rocio and Martha's brother. Later, Isabela lies to Esteban that she is pregnant by him in order to separate him by Alejandra. Suddenly, David learns that he has the opportunity to be with Alejandra, while Alejandra can't forget Esteban and still loves him.

As with most of its other soap operas, the network broadcasts English subtitles as closed captions on CC3.

The number of episodes aired on Telemundo was 131 due to first 2 weeks 20 minutes episodes, 1 hour timeslot was shared with El Rostro de Analia, the international version has 125 episodes.


Main Cast in Order of Appearance

Actor Character Known as
Carmen Villalobos Alejandra Paz Protagonist. Lucía's daughter, in love with Esteban and David, stays with David at the end
Aylín Mújica Veronica Rios Villain. Lucía's sister, obsessed with Gabriel, Mónica's friend, Santiago's mother, ends up in insane asylum
Fabiola Campomanes Lucía Rios Alejandra's mother, Veronica's sister, in love with Guillermo, killed by Mónica
Juan Sebastián Caicedo Esteban San Miguel Guillermo and Mónica's son, in love with Alejandra, commits suicide
Aldemar Correa David Robledo Berta and Rafael's son, Lola's brother, in love with Alejandra
Margarita Muñoz Isabela Domínguez Villain, later good. Eduardo's daughter, pregnant by Gabriel, in love with him
Didier van der Hove Cesar Alarcón Juan's father, Amelia's lover, politic
Millie Ruperto Berta Robledo Rafael's wife, mother of David and Lola, cook of the school, in love with Mr. Donelly
Johanna Bahamón Karina Suarez Eduardo's future wife and Isabela's future step mom, hates Isabella at first
Conrado Osorio Eduardo Dominguez Isabela's father, Karina's husband, Mónica's lover, in love with Aura
Andrés Fierro Diego Aguirre Aura's son, Santiago's boyfriend
Carlos Arturo Buelvas Santiago de la Torre Veronica and Roberto's son, Alejandra's cousin, Diego's boyfriend
Tatiana Renteria Aura Aguirre Diego's mother
Paula Barreto Dorotea Cortés School counselor, in love with Mauricio
Javier Jattin Matías Quintana Villain. Juan and Miguel's friend, raped Alejandra, ends up in prison
Alexander Rodriguez Mauricio Huertas School professor, in love with Dorotea
Juan David Agudelo Juan Alarcón Cesar's son, Amelia's ex-boyfriend
Mónica Pardo Anaís Obregón Alejandra's friend, in love with Santiago
Alexander Gil Arturo Duarte Drug dealer, in love with Lola
Carlos Hurtado Rafael Robledo Berta's ex-husband, David and Lola's father, alcoholic, ends up in prison
Alvaro Garcia Thomas Donelly School principal, in love with Berta
Margarita Vega Juliana Pardo Isabella and Laura's friend, obsessed with older men especially Mauricio, David's ex-girlfriend, has cancer
Camilo Perdomo Manuel de la Rosa Cervantes Jorge's son, in love with Rocio
Gabriel Valenzuela Gabriel Granados Gardener of the school, Martha and Rocio's brother, in love with Isabela, Verónica's lover, father of Isabela's baby
Maleja Restrepo Amelia Richards Lover of Esteban, Juan, Arturo, and Cesar
Alejandra Guzmán Rocío Granados In love with Manuel, Martha and Gabriel's sister
Sebastian Eslava Miguel Zabala Schoolboy, likes Dorotea and Mónica, likes older women
Juliana Gómez María Dolores "Lola" Robledo Rocio's friend, David's sister
Majida Issa Marta Granados Used to be the maid of the De La Torres family, in love with Roberto, Gabriel and Rocio's sister
Juan Pablo Shuk Roberto de la Torre Verónica's ex-husband, Santiago's father, in love with Martha
Marcelo Cezan Jorge Cervantes Manuel's father, drug traficant, died
Angela Vergara Vanessa Vergara Jorge's lawyer, Manuel's tutor and guardian, in love with Jorge
Javier Delguidice Guillermo San Miguel Mónica's ex-husband, Esteban's father, in love with Lucía
Geraldine Zivic Mónica San Miguel Main Villain. Guillermo's ex-wife, Esteban's mother, Verónica's friend, killed Lucía, ends up in prison


Country TV network(s) Series premiere Series end Time Slot
 United States Telemundo July 7, 2009 January 8, 2010 21:00
 Armenia TheShantTv July 21, 2010 September 8, 2010
 Macedonia SitelTV December 8, 2009 June 9, 2010
 Hungary Fem3 April 12, 2010 October 11, 2010
 Romania AcasaTv June 7, 2010 October 16, 2010
 Serbia 1PRVA September 20, 2010 March 21, 2011 08:10 - 00:00
 Poland Polonia1
Novela TV
September 12, 2011
August 9, 2012
April 1, 2013
March 27, 2012
February 7, 2013
October 12, 2013
 Slovenia TV3 September 20, 2011 February 29, 2012
 Slovakia DOMA April 30, 2012 Present 15:10
 Bulgaria bTV June 11, 2012 December 13, 2012 11:00, from 12.09 at 16:00
 Bulgaria bTV Lady February 2, 2013 June 2, 2013 10:00 - 14:00

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