“I’m my ugly home“, the most successful Colombian production ever, celebrated last May two decades of ending that paralyzed the whole of Colombia and will meet next October 22 years from the first show.
Series starring Anna Maria Orozco NS Jorge Enrique AbelloIn addition, it entered the Guinness Book for being the most successful television series in the history of television. Twenty years after its end, the fairy tale that tells a story Beatrice Pinzon Solano It has been broadcast and broadcast in more than 100 countries around the world and dubbed in 15 different languages. In addition, it has been adapted 22 times.
And it is precisely this adaptation that we will talk about in this note. We will not stop mentioning all the new releases that have been made around the world but we will mention only one of them: “most beautiful ugly”, which starred Angélica Vale and Jaime Camil in 2006 produced by Televisa.
The comparisons are hateful, yes, and so are the bad versions.
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“most beautiful ugly“
championship Angelica Vail and Jamie Camille, “most beautiful uglyIt was released in 2006, five years after the end of the original story. This Mexican version can be proud of being one of Televisa’s great successes, its final rating of 43.1 points supports it, but although it is favored by the audience, the quality of its adaptation leaves much to be desired.
It should be noted that this 2006 version made notable changes to the script and incorporated new characters into the story that ended up lengthening and distancing itself from the original plot.
This is what the heroes of the television series thought at that time. In November 2006, Jaime Camil announced to the Colombian newspaper “the time“.
“I can tell you now, I hope they don’t run away from me, but I think it’s horrible to have a great script by Fernando Gaitan and suddenly at the extensions you decide to see a noticeable deterioration. There are issues that do not have a source of livelihood and things that frustrate me.”
Angelica MariaThe mother of the protagonist of “The Most Beautiful Ugly” declared during a zoom show with her daughter in April 2021, how uncomfortable sometimes it is to work with Televisa.
“… They make a telenovela and give a telenovela in the tower, they change it, they make it something else, what is it? It’s terrible working with the liver … It’s difficult ”, although at no time did he mention that it was about the fiction in which he starred elephant. (Watch a video from the 25th minute).
Without further ado, we share less than 7 iconic scenes fromI’m my ugly homeIn its original and Mexican version. Which do you prefer more?
Armando accepts my house vs. Letty and Fernando’s first kiss
This scene marks the beginning of Armando’s plan to make Beatriz believe he is attracted to her. In collusion with his partner Mario Calderon, the head of Ecomoda called his assistant to the bar to make him think they might have something more than a business relationship.
Betty discovers Armando’s deception vs. Letty discovers Fernando’s lies
This is a vital scene in a story.”I’m my ugly homeIt is the moment when the protagonist discovers Armando’s true interests after his apparent love for her.
From the original we can highlight Betty’s reaction. The feelings you get as she reads the letter by Mario Calderon. It’s a credible mix of pain and disappointment that will come before and after in Dr. Benzon’s life. The performance of Anna Maria Orozco is unforgettable.
Both versions are below.
Betty delivers the actual Ecomoda report vs. Lam delivers the concepts report
After finding out the truth, Betty’s attitude towards Armando will be different. She sets the distance and is no longer determined to continue to be used by her boss. For this, they will stop making the numbers in red from ECOMODA and will show before the company’s committee how much debt they have incurred since they took over the reins of the company.
Both versions are below.
Petit Conos Cartagena vs Lety Villa Acapulco
Betty tries to leave behind what she experienced in Ikomoda and with the help of Catalina Angel, Betty travels to Cartagena to breathe another atmosphere. Once here, she will undergo a renovation for the first time and will receive moral support from her new friend.
Betty returns to Ecomoda with a new look vs. Lety returns to Concepts
This is one of the most exciting scenes in the history of I Betty, Ugly because it is the first time that Beatrice Ikumoda has entered a renewed image and attitude away from the submissive girl before. Confident in her abilities, Dr. Pinzon meets with company managers to make it clear that she has no intention of staying with her. However, circumstances will end up placing her as no less than the chairman of the board.
Those from the barracks are walking on the Ikomoda platform
This is one of the most emotional scenes in the movie “I’m Home, Ugly”. On the day of the launch of the Ecomoda clothing line, Hugo Lombardi announced his resignation from the company, and in an attempt to make the Barracks and Beatriz girls look bad, he forces them to walk the catwalk to make fun of them. However, with Betty’s help, the girls will take a stand that, far from feeling disadvantaged, will come out to face the audience waiting for them outside with courage and pride in who they are.
Opening theme for both editions
“It is said about me. It is said that I am ferocious, that I walk with evil, that I crook and that I am flanked by fellow air, that I look like a Leguízamo, that my nose is pointy, the figure does not help me and my mouth is a mailbox. ..Without a doubt, Yolanda Rayo’s version of the song composed by Francisco Canaro in the 1940s was one of the most successful songs on Spanish television.
In the other corner, the former Bacilos vocalist. Jorge Villamizar was responsible for singing the opening theme for the Mexican series.
“I’m my ugly homeAvailable in Netflix.
“most beautiful ugly“You can see it in Blem Totally free.
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