At the beginning of the 21st century, the Colombian soap opera ‘Yo Soy, Betty La Fea’ became one of the biggest successes in the history of Hispanic television, to the point of having around 30 adaptations around the world, but of course there is nothing like the first version, Prime Video announced that the original story will have a sequel and will be available on its platform in 2024.
It was with a video in which you can see Ana Maria Orozco and Jorge Enrique Abello, who played the roles of Betty and Don Armando, in a dressing room. In addition, the company issued a statement in which it gave some details of this project, of which both will be part.
The story will take place 20 years after the end of ‘Yo Soy, Betty La Fea’, it will be produced by Estudios RCN, directed by Mauricio Cruz Fortunato, while the script will be in charge of Marta Betoldi, Juan Carlos Perez and Cesar Betancur. ‘Betty, La Fea’ can be seen exclusively on the Prime Video platform in more than 240 countries, surpassing 180 in which the original version could be seen.
In this sequel, Betty is still married to Don Armando, but she will have to rebuild her relationship with his teenage daughter Mila, at the same time that Ecomoda is going through a crisis and she begins to question whether she made the right decision two decades ago.
“It makes us feel very proud not only because it will be on one of the most important stages in the world, but also because this bet is the evolution of the most successful telenovela in Latin America for distribution and a digital market,” said the vice president of Studio Distribution. RCN Alexander Marin.
On the other hand, Francisco Morales, leader of the content strategy and acquisitions team for Latin America at Prime Video commented that “‘Yo Soy Betty, La Fea’ had a healthy energy, with a huge impact that this character generated in the codes of beauty. mainstream, which explains why it became a global franchise that all women could relate to.”
Source: La Opinion