Sebastian Rulli and Claudia Martin to Star in “The Rich also Cry” Remake
Televisa is currently working on a remake of classic Telenovela “Los ricos tambien lloran”, popularly known as The Rich also Cry. The show staring Veronica Castro and Rogelio Guerra was produced in 1979 but became a hit in the 90s. It was exported to over 120 countries and dubbed into 25 languages.
The modern version by Televisa will star Sebastian Rulli and Claudia Martin as protagonists Luis Alberto and Mariana. The rich also cry follows the story of Mariana, a humble and brave young woman who, after being left alone and helpless, goes to Mexico. Here, she happens to save the life of Don Alberto, a wealthy patriarch and owner of the largest business conglomerate in Mexico. Grateful, Don Alberto offers her a job and an opportunity to have a better life. Mariana’s world changes drastically when she meets Luis Alberto. He is arrogant and conceited but maybe Mariana’s love is what he needs to become a better man.
The cast of the telenovela is completed by Fabiola Guajardo, Guillermo Garcoa Cantu, Lorena Graniewicz, Diego Klein, Mario Morán, Thalí García, Michelle Jurado, Antonio Fortier, Mimi Morales, Paola Toyos, Carlos Gatica and Hugo Catalán.
The telenovela will premiere in February 2022 in Mexico.