Two identical twin sisters separated at birth reunite and the rich, devious and cruel one proposes to her sweet-hearted counterpart to assume her place.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Sergio Guerrero Sergio Guerrero ...  Carlitos 102 episodes, 1998-1999
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Two identical twin sisters separated at birth reunite and the rich, devious and cruel one proposes to her sweet-hearted counterpart to assume her place.

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soap opera | telenovela | remake | See All (3) »

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Drama | Romance

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Country:

Mexico

Language:

Spanish

Release Date:

4 January 1999 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A Usurpadora See more »

Filming Locations:

Acapulco, Guerrero, Mexico See more »

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Televisa S.A. de C.V. See more »
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Stereo

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Color

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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

When Paola and Paulina showed together on a scene, Daniela Spanic worked as Paola with her identical twin Gabriela Spanic as Paulina, and vice-verse. In more recent episodes, Gabriela played both roles using a double, María Morena and graphic tricks. See more »

Connections

Remake of La usurpadora (1971) See more »

Soundtracks

La Usurpadora
Performed by Pandora
Written by José Antonio 'Potro' Farías (as José Antonio Farías Mackey)
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4 January 2018 | by dilypiccadilySee all my reviews

Only three things that I'm quite astonished after watch these TV series: 1. ) Gabriel Spanic has been played as twins on one screen. These is really a big opportunities for herself when she can do perfectly stage act on two roles with totally two different characters. On my opinion, she's really excalating her capabilities as an actress when she was played as Paula (the bad one) and Paulina (the good one). I think she's a crazy brilliant spanish actress so far. 2.) Great spectacular theme soundtrack on 90's pop-rock orchestra. Easy Listening but big powerful song. 3.) Good script and story plot. If you watch the series, you will know that everyday Paulina has got too much problems and obstacles on Bracho's family because of her older twin sister's crazy lifestyle. Super complicated intrique, not just a common average telenovela. High standard, 4.5 Stars.


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