¡Vivan los niños!

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¡Vivan los niños!
Genre Telenovela (Soap Opera)
Romance
Drama
Comedy
Created by Abel Santa Cruz
Written by Kary Fajer
Alberto Gómez
Rosario Velicia
Directed by Marta Luna
Lily Garza
Starring Andrea Legarreta
Eduardo Capetillo
Miguel de León
Joaquín Cordero
Ignacio López Tarso
Opening theme Vivan los Niños by OV7
Ending theme Vivan los Niños by Ana Cristina
Country of origin Mexico
Original language(s) Spanish
No. of episodes 155
Production
Executive producer(s) Nicandro Díaz González
Producer(s) Pablo Noceda
Location(s) Filming
Televisa San Ángel
Mexico City, Mexico
Camera setup Multi-camera
Running time 41-44 minutes
Production company(s) Televisa
Distributor Televisa
Release
Original network Canal de las Estrellas
Picture format 480i SDTV
Audio format Dolby Digital 5.1
Original release 15 July 2002 – 14 March 2003
Chronology
Preceded by Cómplices Al Rescate
Followed by De pocas, pocas pulgas
Related shows Jacinta Pichimahuida (1974)
Señorita maestra (1983)
Carrusel (1989)
Carrusel de las Américas (1991)
Carrossel (2012)
Website

¡Vivan los niños! (English title: Long live the children) is a Mexican telenovela (Soap Opera) produced by Nicandro Díaz González for Televisa in 2002.[1][2] It's an adaptation of the 1983 Argentinean telenovela Señorita maestra (based on the original version also 1974 Argentinean telenovela, Jacinta Pichimahuida).

On 15 July 2002, Canal de las Estrellas started broadcasting ¡Vivan los niños! weekdays at 6:00pm, replacing Cómplices Al Rescate. The last episode was broadcast on 14 March 2003 with De pocas, pocas pulgas replacing it on March 17.

Telefutura (now UniMás) broadcast ¡Vivan los niños! weeknights from 31 March 2003 to 22 October 2003 at 6pm/5c. From 28 May 2005 to 28 May 2006, Univision aired a re-run of ¡Vivan los niños! on Saturday and Sunday mornings at 8:30am/7:30c. From 27 October 2008 to 5 June 2009, Telefutura aired a re-run at 12pm/11c. From 3 March 2014 to 17 October 2014 UniMás aired another re-run at 7pm/6c. As of 2 May 2016 Galavision is airing a re-run weekdays at 4pm/3c.

Andrea Legarreta and Eduardo Capetillo starred as protagonists, Daniela Aedo, Óscar Alberto López, Natalia Juárez, Christian Stanley, Andrés Márquez and Juan de Dios Martín starred as child protagonists, while Alejandra Procuna starred as main antagonist.

Plot[edit]

Lupita Gómez is a young teacher who recently left her people to go to work in Mexico City at the "Patria Unida" school, as recommended by her godfather Don Joaquín. There, she becomes a 2nd grade teacher. Lupita meets a group of children in her class whom she begins to adore. Her relationship with the children sends the cast on a series of comedic adventures.

Cast[edit]

  • Andrea Legarreta as Guadalupe "Lupita" Gómez Díaz
  • Eduardo Capetillo as Emiliano Leal
  • Miguel de León as Alonso Gallardo
  • Joaquín Cordero as Joaquín Castillo
  • Ignacio López Tarso as Ignacio Robles
  • Raquel Olmedo as Director Alarica Caradura
  • Renata Flores as Segismunda Verrugita/Rosamunda Cocoshka
  • Manuel Saval as Fernando Molina
  • Rebeca Mankita as Paola de Molina
  • Isabel Martínez "La Tarabilla" as Francisca "Pancha"
  • Raúl Padilla "Chóforo" as Felipe Gómez
  • Miguel Galván as Primitivo Batalla
  • Adriana Acosta as Graciela "Chela" de Batalla
  • Alejandro Ruiz as Julián Castillo
  • Zaide Silvia Gutiérrez as Estela de Castillo
  • Nicky Mondellini as Sofía de Luna
  • Eduardo Rodríguez as Gerardo Luna
  • Daniela Aedo as Marisol Luna
  • Natalia Juárez as Simoneta Molina
  • Valentina Cuenca as Citlali Castillo
  • Christian Stanley as Ángel Bueno Piña
  • Andrés Márquez as Lucas Batalla
  • Ana Paulina Cáceres as Polita Valle de la Rionda
  • Nicole Durazo as Brisa Bravo
  • Juan de Dios Martín as Damián Bravo
  • Kevin Hung as Yuyi Wong
  • Óscar Alberto López as Diego Loyola Iturralde
  • Brayam Alejandro as Guillermo "Memo" Sánchez Palacios
  • Valeria López as Wendy Anderson
  • Raúl Sebastián as Santiago Valderrama
  • Rafael Banquells Jr. as Othon Valle de la Rionda
  • Juan Ignacio Aranda as Ricardo Ricardi
  • Susan Vohn as Greta de Ricardi
  • Jaime Garza as Juan Sánchez/Joanina Dulcinea
  • Esther Rinaldi as Micaela Palacios de Sánchez
  • Danna Paola as Estrella Herrera
  • Yolanda Ventura as Dolores Herrera
  • David Ostrosky as Dr. Bernardo Arias
  • Beatriz Sheridan as Inspector Severina Estudillo
  • Manuel "El Loco" Valdés as Polidoro
  • Yuri as Regina Noriega
  • Héctor Sáez as Dr. Elpidio
  • Dacia González as Perpetua
  • Jorge de Silva as Horacio
  • Karla Álvarez as Jacinta Durán
  • Roberto Palazuelos as Pantaleón Rendón
  • Andrea Lagunes as Miranda Gallardo Noriega
  • Anadela Losada as Carolina Muñiz
  • Anastasia Acosta as Dalia
  • Vielka Valenzuela as Valeria
  • Jacqueline Arroyo as Thelma
  • Aurora Molina as Eduviges
  • Norma Lazareno as Adelina
  • Elizabeth Dupeyrón as Fabiola Vda. de Robles
  • Alejandra Procuna as Diamantina Robles
  • Silvia Caos as Doña Porfiria Palacios
  • Julio Vega as Garrido
  • Guillermo Rivas as Eladio
  • Violeta Isfel as Florencia Paz Ferrer
  • Rosita Pelayo as Artemisa
  • Zully Keith as Nina
  • Martin Lazareno as Rubén
  • Ricardo Chávez as Uriel
  • Adalberto Martínez "Resortes" as Vagabundo
  • Julio Monterde as Father Domingo
  • Jacqueline Voltaire as Ballet's Director
  • Lorena Velázquez as Donatella
  • Rafael del Villar as Dolores's husband
  • Lalo "El Mimo" as Mustafa
  • Mario Carballido as Bruno
  • Humberto Elizondo as Juez Mazagatos
  • Maria Luisa Alcala as Mr. Alatriste's housekeeper
  • Juan Carlos Serrán as Pietro Mortadello
  • María Rubio as Mrs. Arredondo
  • Julio Camejo as Científico
  • René Casados as Mr. Cuéllar
  • Jorge Van Rankin as Zopenko Karambasoft
  • Jacqueline Bracamontes as The Fairy Treasures
  • Claudia Ortega as Brigida
  • Juan Carlos Casasola as Secundino
  • Juan Ferrara as Mauricio Borbolla
  • Katie Barberi as Dorina
  • Juan Peláez as Lic. Arredondo
  • Verónica Macías as Lic. Arredondo's secretary
  • Lisette Morelos as Adriana Espinoza
  • Raúl Magaña as Fabián Espinoza
  • Aarón Hernán as Notario Sotomayor
  • Marisol Mijares as Ines
  • Amparo Garrido as Doña Luz
  • Teo Tapia as Gerente Cardenas
  • Claudio Báez as Evaristo Leal
  • Lupita Lara as Cayetana Rubio de Leal
  • Alejandro Ibarra as Octavio
  • Anabel Gutiérrez as Pordiosera
  • Juan Verduzco as 'Juez Tirado
  • Archie Lafranco as Dimitri
  • Jorge "Maromero" Páez as Himself

Awards[edit]

Year Award Category Nominee Result
2003 21st TVyNovelas Awards Best Actress Child Natalia Juárez Won

International Broadcasters of ¡Vivan los niños![edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Vivan los niños llega a su fin". Online edition (in Spanish). El Siglo de Torréon. 2003-03-15. Retrieved 2009-10-21. 
  2. ^ "¡Vivan los niños!" (in Spanish). alma-latina.net. Archived from the original on April 2, 2003. Retrieved May 23, 2016. 

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