La Tormenta
La Tormenta poster.jpg
Created byHumberto "Kico" Olivieri
Written by
  • Isamar Hernández
  • Alejandro Vergara
  • Carolina Díaz
  • Tabare Pérez
Directed by
  • Agustin Restrepo
  • Mauricio Cruz
Creative directorGabriela Monroy
Music by
  • Oliver Camargo
  • Nicolás Uribe
Opening theme"Ay amor" by Ricardo Torres
Original languageSpanish
No. of episodes216
Executive producerHugo León Ferrer
Production locations
  • Eduardo Carreño
  • Alfredo Zamudio
EditorAlba Merchan Hamann
Camera setupMulti-camera
Running time45 minutes[1]
Production companies
Original networkTelemundo
Picture formatNTSC (480i)
Audio formatStereophonic sound
Original releaseSeptember 19, 2005 (2005-09-19) –
July 24, 2006 (2006-07-24)
Preceded byAmarte así, Frijolito
Followed byLa viuda de Blanco
Related showsLa Tempestad

La Tormenta (The Storm) is a 2005 Colombian telenovela and original story by Humberto "Kiko" Olivieri, produced by RTI Colombia and broadcast by Telemundo. The series stars Natalia Streignard and Christian Meier as the main protagonists, with Natasha Klauss, Kristina Lilley, Marcelo Buquet, and Didier van der Hove as the main villains of the story. Also noted are the stellar performances of Aura Cristina Geithner, Eileen Abad, Manuel Balbi, Carmen Villalobos, and Juan Pablo Shuk. The network debuted the novela on Monday, September 19, 2005 at the 7pm/6pm central timeslot, replacing Amarte así, Frijolito and concluded on July 24, 2006, being replaced by La viuda de Blanco.


Maria Teresa is a woman accustomed to living in the city, but she has to move to live at ‘La Tormenta’, her family’s estate, to try to save her family from financial ruin. The family is facing economic problems and she thinks La Tormenta will save them from bankruptcy.[2]






TVyNovelas Awards

Year Category Appointment Result
2006 Best Supporting Actress in a Soap Opera Natasha Klauss Won[3]


  1. ^ "La Tormenta (Serie de TV)". (in Spanish). Retrieved 30 September 2017.
  2. ^ La Tormenta RTI- Telemundo (2005) (in Spanish), retrieved January 10, 2016
  3. ^ PREMIOS TVyNovelas - COLOMBIA (in Spanish), archived from the original on June 29, 2009, retrieved July 28, 2016((citation)): CS1 maint: bot: original URL status unknown (link)