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La usurpadora 

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:
Gabriela Spanic ...  Paola Bracho / ... 102 episodes, 1998
Fernando Colunga ...  Carlos Daniel Bracho 102 episodes, 1998
Libertad Lamarque ...  La abuela Piedad / ... 102 episodes, 1998
Sergio Guerrero Sergio Guerrero ...  Carlitos 102 episodes, 1998
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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

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Connections

Remade as La usurpadora (2019) See more »

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La Usurpadora
Performed by Pandora
Written by José Antonio 'Potro' Farías (as José Antonio Farías Mackey)
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One of the Best!!!!!!!!!!!
22 September 2002 | by coolsiskeSee all my reviews

I haven't finished watching it but I totally LOVE it. it is wonderfully. I didn't kow that Gabriela Spanic acted both parts. I love Pualina personality. she was wonderful as Paola too. I think Fernando Colunga is gorgeous too. I also think he is a great actor.


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