Carrusel (1989)

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Carrusel is a Mexican telenovela, produced by and first broadcast on Televisa in 1989. It covers daily life in a Mexican elementary school and the children's relationships with a charismatic teacher named Jimena. Among other plot devices, it deals with the differences between the upper and lower classes of Mexican society — specifically as seen in a romantic relationship between Cirilo, a poor black boy, and a spoiled rich girl, Maria Joaquina Villaseñor.

  1. Abel Santacruz


Series Cast

  1. Christel Klitbo

    Valeria Ferrer

    179 Episodes

  2. Hilda Chávez

    Laura Quiñones

    179 Episodes

  3. Ludwika Paleta as aría Joaquina Villaseñor

    Ludwika Paleta

    aría Joaquina Villaseñor

    179 Episodes

  4. Odiseo Bichir as Federico Carrillo

    Odiseo Bichir

    Federico Carrillo

    179 Episodes

  5. Pedro Javier Viveros

    Cirilo Rivera

    179 Episodes

  6. Gabriela Rivero

    Maestra Ximena Fernández

    179 Episodes

  7. Augusto Benedico as Don Fermín

    Augusto Benedico

    Don Fermín

    179 Episodes

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Last Season

Season 1

1989 • 179 Episodes

The differences between the upper and lower classes of Mexican society in an elementary school.

Episode 179

(1x179, June 18, 1992)

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language Spanish; Castilian


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