Muchachitas como tú

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Muchachitas como tú
La Vida Cambia
Muchachitas Como Tu Logo.jpg
Genre Teen Telenovela
Created by Emilio Larrosa
Verónica Suárez
Alejandro Pohlenz
Written by Verónica Suárez
Ricardo Barona
Emilio Larrosa
Ramón Larrosa
Saúl Pérez Santana
Lorena Medina
Directed by José Ángel García
Claudio Reyes Rubio
Víctor Manuel Fouilloux
Starring Ariadne Díaz
Gloria Sierra
Gabriela Carrillo
Begoña Narváez
Theme music composer Yesou Godinez
Opening theme Muchachitas by Belinda
Vuelen alto by Ariadne Díaz, Gabriela Carrillo, Begoña Narváez and Gloria Sierra
Ending theme El amarre by Laura León
Country of origin Mexico
Original language(s) Spanish
No. of episodes 145
Production
Executive producer(s) Emilio Larrosa
Producer(s) Arturo Pedraza Loera
Location(s) Filming
Televisa San Ángel
Mexico City, Mexico
Locations
Mexico City, Mexico
Cinematography Gerardo Gómez Lapena
Luis Monroy
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
1080i HDTV
Audio format Dolby Digital 5.1
Original release April 23 – November 9, 2007
Chronology
Preceded by Amar Sin Límites
Followed by Tormenta en el paraíso
Related shows Muchachitas (1991)

Muchachitas como tú (English title: Teenage Girls Like You) is a teen Mexican telenovela produced by Emilio Larrosa for Televisa in 2007.[1] Telenovela is a remake of the hit Muchachitas, a telenovela produced by Emilio Larrosa in 1991 for Televisa.

This telenovela tells the story of four girls: Elena Olivares, Isabel Flores, Leticia Hernández and Monica Sánchez Zuñiga. The villain is Federico Cantú, a psycho killer who will stop at nothing until he gets Guillermo's fortune (Monica's dad). Muchachitas como tú, although being strongly criticized in Mexico, was a great success; in its final episodes it was the most watched telenovela in Mexico, surpassing Pasión, the most watched telenovela in Mexico at that time.

On April 23, 2007, Canal de las Estrellas started broadcasting Muchachitas como tú weekdays at 7:00pm, replacing Amar Sin Límites. The last episode was broadcast on November 9, 2007 with Tormenta en el paraíso replacing it the following day.

Ariadne Díaz, Begoña Narváez, Gabriela Carrillo and Gloria Sierra starred as protagonists, while Fabián Robles starred as antagonist.

The main theme song was performed by Spanish singer Belinda.

Plot[edit]

Elena, Isabel, Mónica and Leticia are four girls who meet at an acting school (TAES). They belong to different social classes, but for them it is not important, because their main value is friendship. Federico Cantú (Fabián Robles) is Monica's cousin, he has been working for Guillermo, his uncle, who trusts him even though Federico's only interest is stealing his uncle's money.

Cast[edit]

Main[edit]

Villains of "Muchachitas"

  • Claudia Troyo as Lucy Montenegro
  • Fabian Robles as Federico Cantú Sánchez-Zúñiga
  • Elizabeth Aguilar as Virginia Vélez
  • Mar Contreras as Lorena
  • Karla Luna as Gabriela
  • Thelma Dorantes as Lucia
  • Manuela Ímaz as Raquel Ortigosa
  • Eduardo Liñán as El Diablo
  • Silvia Mariscal as Martha Sánchez-Zúñiga
  • Mariana Morones as Renata
  • Raúl Ochoa as Abel
  • Jorge da Silva as Valente Quintanar
  • Oscar Traven as Felipe Montenegro

Supporting[edit]

  • Angelique Boyer as Margarita Villaseñor
  • Erika Garcia as Mariana
  • Tania Ibañez as Natalia
  • Lucero Lander as Esperanza Fernández
  • Ricadro Barona as Franciso "Pancho" Hernández
  • Maria Isabel Benet as Leonor Santos
  • Sergio Reynoso as Alfredo Palacios Flores
  • Dulce as Esther Cervantes #1
  • Socorro Bonilla as Esther Cervantes #2
  • Carlos Camara Jr. as Jose "Pepe" Olivares
  • Cecilia Gabriela as Verónica Vázquez
  • Roberto Blandón as Guillermo Sánchez-Zúñiga
  • Carlos Bracho as Bernardo Barbosa
  • Lalo "El Mimo" as Héctor Suárez
  • Laura León as Carmen Marquéz de Barbosa
  • Yaskin Santaklucia as Rolando
  • Ramon Valdes as Raul
  • Lorena de la Garza as Laura
  • Dylan Obed as Claudio
  • Hugo Aceves as Tolomeo
  • Lucia Zerecero as Mercedes
  • Fernanda Ruizos as Dra. Gwendolin
  • Lorena Velázquez as Teresa Linares
  • Danna Paola as Paola Velásquez
  • Alfredo Alfonso as Comandante Rubio
  • Mario Casillas as Luis Villaseñor
  • Silvia Manríquez as Constanza de Villaseñor
  • Paulina Martell as Silvia Hernández Fernández
  • Ricardo Silva as Lic. Julio César
  • Zoila Quiñones as Profesor Custodia Zamarripa
  • Mario Sauret as Profesor Timoteo
  • David Rencoret as Dr. Jacobo
  • Marina Marín as Trinidad "Trini"

Special participation

Original cast returns for special appearances[edit]

For this version, Laura León, best known as "La Tia carmen" returns to Televisa. Producer Emilio larrosa and his team, wrote a special character for her. This new character will guide the Muchachitas through their troubles. Laura León originally played Esther in the original version of Muchachitas.

The actor who portrays Pancho (Leticia's father) on the current version of the show acted as Abel Federico's assistant on the previous Muchachitas.

Kate del Castillo (Leticia) and Cecilia Tijerina (Mónica) make special appearances in this telenovela, they both received their big breaks in 1991 when they appeared in the first "Muchachitas".

Music group[edit]

At the end of this Telenovela, the four Muchachitas will form a group and record an album.

Awards[edit]

Year Award Category Nominee Result
2008 26th TVyNovelas Awards Best Antagonist Actor Fabián Robles Nominated
Best Leading Actress Silvia Mariscal
Best Female Revelation Ariadne Díaz
Gloria Sierra
Best Child Performance Danna Paola

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Muchachitas como tú" (in Spanish). canalrgz.com. Retrieved April 23, 2007. 

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