Te sigo amando
GenreTelenovela
Romance
Drama
Created byDelia Fiallo
Written byRené Muñoz
Ricardo Fiallega
Directed byMiguel Córcega
Mónica Miguel
StarringClaudia Ramírez
Luis José Santander
Sergio Goyri
Olivia Collins
Katy Jurado
Opening themeTe sigo amando by Juan Gabriel
Country of originMexico
Original languageSpanish
No. of episodes115(Original version)
97 (International version)
Production
Executive producerCarla Estrada
ProducerArturo Lorca
Production locationsFilming
Televisa San Ángel
Mexico City, Mexico
CinematographyAlejandro Frutos
Jesús Acuña Lee
Running time21-22 minutes
(episodes 1-35)
41-44 minutes
(episodes 36-115)
Production companyTelevisa
DistributorTelevisa
Release
Original networkCanal de las Estrellas
Picture formatNTSC
Original releaseNovember 18, 1996 (1996-11-18) –
May 2, 1997 (1997-05-02)
Chronology
Preceded byLa antorcha encendida (22:00)
Sentimientos Ajenos (21:30)
Followed byLa jaula de oro (21:30)
Pueblo chico, infierno grande (22:00)
Related showsMonte calvario (1986)
La que no podía amar (2011-2012)

Te sigo amando (English: I still love you) is a Mexican telenovela produced by Carla Estrada for Televisa in 1996.[1] The script was written by Delia Fiallo. It was an adaptation of Delia Fiallo's original radio novela La Mujer Que No Podia Amar, and was a remake of the 1986 telenovela Monte calvario.

Claudia Ramírez, Luis José Santander and Sergio Goyri starred as main protagonists.

History

Te sigo amando is the second adaptation of Delia Fiallo's original radio novela La Mujer Que No Podia Amar, the first being Monte calvario in 1986. This telenovela was later remade and updated in 2011 as La que no podia amar.

From Monday, November 18, 1996 to Friday, May 2, 1997, Canal de las Estrellas aired Te sigo amando, replacing La antorcha encendida, with La jaula de oro replacing it.

From Monday March 31, 1997 to Thursday, August 14, 1997, Univisión aired Te sigo amando weeknights at 8pm/7c, replacing María la del Barrio. The last episode was broadcast on Thursday, August 14, 1997 at 8pm/7c, with El alma no tiene color replacing it the following Monday. From Monday, March 30, 1998 to Wedsnesday, June 3, 1998, Galavisión aired 2 hour broadcast of Te sigo amando weekday afternoons at 2pm/1c, replacing María la del Barrio. The last episode was broadcast on June 3, 1998 at 2pm/1c, with Acapulco, cuerpo y alma replacing it. From Tuesday, July 18, 2000 to Saturday, December 2, 2000, Univision broadcast reruns of Te sigo amando every Tuesday mornings to Saturday mornings at 1am/12c, replacing Cañaveral de Pasiones. The last episode was broadcast on Saturday, December 2, 2000 at 1am/12c, with Marimar replacing it.

Plot

Yulissa Torres-Quintero is a young woman, married to Ignacio Aguirre, a powerful man whom the people fear but who cannot walk due to an accident. They live on a farm called Arroyo Negro. Yulissa lives tormented in her marriage and escapes to Puerto Escondido, where she meets Luis Angel Zaldivar, a renowned and famous doctor. The two fall deeply in love but Yulissa hides several things from Luis Angel, posing as Marina. Yulissa gives herself to Luis Angel. Later, after being threatened by Ignacio, she decides to return. Luis Angel stays and with a broken heart.

Then one day when Ignacio, Yulissa and Leticia, Ignacio's sister were watching television, Luis Angel came out, talking about Yulissa by the name of Marina. Leticia falls in love with the doctor and Ignacio thinks that Luis Angel can cure him, and invites him to Arroyo Negro. Luis Angel discovers Yulissa's lie but forgives her. They continue to see each other in secret. Ignacio is operated on and follows a scam to heal. But a series of misunderstandings cause Yulissa and Luis Angel to separate. Luis Angel makes love with Leticia.

Leticia finds out that she is pregnant, around the same time that Yulissa finds out that she is also pregnant but Leticia loses the baby. Ignacio wants revenge for Yulissa's lie and he and Leticia plan to take the baby from Yulissa when she is born.

One night, Yulissa's baby is born. It's a baby boy. Leticia takes him with her and passes him off as her son. Ignacio tells Yulissa that her baby died and she does not accept it and insists that her son is still alive. Soon, the baby gets sick because of the milk and the nanny takes him to the hospital after having gastrointestinal problems. The nanny then tells Luis Angel he's the father of the baby boy and that Leticia is the mother. Some DNA tests are run and Luis Angel is confirmed as the father of the boy. Yulissa runs away from Arroyo Negro again, depressed from the loss of her son.

Luis Angel married Leticia. Slowly, Yulissa starts discovering the truth and tells Luis Angel. Leticia is jailed for kidnapping a child. Ignacio, who is already healed, takes the boy. Luis Angel and Yulissa go to Arroyo Negro to get their son back, but Ignacio refuses to give him back threatening to kill him. He tries to run off with the boy but he gets shot and Luis Angel and Yulissa get their son back, whose name is Luis Angel. Jr. Ignacio dies

Yulissa and Luis Angel each go separate ways, with Yulissa taking Luis Angel. Jr

Cast

Awards and nominations

Year Award Category Nominee Result
1998 16th TVyNovelas Awards Best Telenovela Carla Estrada Nominated
Best Actor Sergio Goyri Won
Best Leading Actress Carmen Montejo Nominated
Katy Jurado Won
Best Supporting Actor Juan Manuel Bernal Nominated
Best Young Lead Actor Osvaldo Benavides
Best Male Revelation Harry Geithner
Best Direction Miguel Córcega
Mónica Miguel
Won
Best Original Story or Adaptation René Muñoz Nominated
El Heraldo de México Awards Best Telenovela of the Year Carla Estrada
Latin ACE Awards Best Scenic Program Carla Estrada Won
Best Actor Sergio Goyri
Best Supporting Actor Harry Geithner
Best Direction Mónica Miguel

References

  1. ^ "Te sigo amando" (in Spanish). alma-latina.net. Archived from the original on September 10, 2011. Retrieved March 21, 2016.