The misadventures of a poor, homeless and fumbling boy and his friends in the humble neighborhood they live in.
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...  Don Ramón / ... 74 episodes, 1972-1979
...  Doña Florinda / ... 73 episodes, 1972-1979
...  Quico / ... 72 episodes, 1972-1978
...  El Chavo Del Ocho / ... 70 episodes, 1972-1979
...  La Chilindrina / ... 63 episodes, 1972-1979
...  Sr. Barriga / ... 39 episodes, 1972-1979
...  Profesor Jirafales / ... 30 episodes, 1972-1979
Angelines Fernández ...  Doña Cleotilde / ... 27 episodes, 1972-1979
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The misadventures of a poor, homeless and fumbling boy and his friends in the humble neighborhood they live in.

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All Chespirito characters exist on the same universe. See more »

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When Quico and Chavo are having a pillow fight, you can clearly see the holes on the pillows to where the feathers are suppose dto come out. See more »

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Referenced in Hasta que el dinero nos separe: Olvido (2009) See more »

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Thanks for the fun and laughter, Chespirito!
7 August 2006 | by See all my reviews

When I was little, I remember seeing El Chavo, El Chapulin Colorado, and of course, Chespirito with my grandpa. Now that I'm older, I can't imagine how Spanish TV will be without these shows. I'm inspired by Roberto Gomez Bolanos and how he created such memorable characters. I give credit to the actors in the shows who brought the characters to life. Don Ramon, played by the late Ramon Valdez, lit up the shows. I also like Quico, played by Carlos Villagran, who completed the show by his humor. El Chavo always made me laugh and made me happy. In my opinion, it's the funniest Spanish show ever. I hope they show El Chavo for many years to come.


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