Telemundo's CAMELIA LA TEXANA to Premiere 2/25
At a successful community event at La Plaza México followed by a press conference in Los Angeles, California, Telemundo announced the premiere of "Camelia la Texana" Tuesday, February 25 at 10pm/9c. Filmed in high definition and starring Sara Maldonado and Erik Hayser, the super-series is inspired on the popular corrido "Contrabando y Traición" by the legendary group Tigres del Norte. The plot is set in different cities in Mexico, Los Angeles and San Antonio in the 1970s and was produced by Campanario Entertainment with a production team numbering more than 200 and nearly 100 actors.
Sara Maldonado and Erik Hayser play the lead characters in the super-series alongside Dagoberto Gama, Andrés Palacios, Eréndira Ibarra, Luis Ernesto Franco, Joaquín Garrido, Tamara Mazarrasa, Julio Alberto Casado, Peter Theis, Estefanía Villarreal, Ana Paula de León, Víctor Alfredo Jímenez, Iñaki Goci, Néstor Rodulfo Rojas, Claudia Lizaldi, Arcelia Ramirez, Claudette Maillé, Salvador Benavides, Mario Beller, Ramón Valdes (German Valdes), Patricia Garcia, Mayte Gil, Sergio Arras, Alvaro Sagone, Briggitte Beltran, David Medel, Miguel "Burra" Pérez, Rodrigo Oviendo, Carlos Gallardo, Mauricio Pastrana, Carlos Hernan Romo, Cesar Valdivia, Quetzalli Cortés, Cosmo Gonzalez, Salvador Benavides, Oscar Zamanillo, Roger Cudney, Julio Casado, Arcelia Ramirez, Jaime Estrada, Carlos Tavera, Enrique Anaya, Claudio Guevara, Hector Hugo de la Peña, Sergio Reynoso, Agusto Granados, Gabriel Hernan, Anilu Pardo, Mauricio Galán, Arnulfo Reyes, Javier Escobar, Ricardo Rojas, Barbara Singer, Luis Fernando Padilla, Eric Ramirez, Gabriel Cisneros, David Ponce, Oscar Olivares, EduardoGleason and Isi Rojano.
Developed and written by Diego Ramón Bravo in collaboration with Hilario Peña and adapted for television by Rodrigo Ordoñez and Marcelo Tobar, "Camelia la Texana" was directed by Oscar-nominated filmmaker Carlos Bolado and produced by Tita Lombardo, of such acclaimed films as Amores Perros and Babel.