Una Maid en Manhattan

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Una Maid en Manhattan
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Created byOriginal story:
Luis Zelkowicz
Edmond Dantes
Developed byTelemundo Studios, Miami
Sony Pictures Television
Written byLuis Zelkowicz
Leticia López
Gennys Pérez
José G. Ríos
Directed byNicolás di Blassi
Jaime Segura
Eugenio Siller
Vanessa Villela
Jorge Eduardo García
Theme music composerMarco Flores
Opening theme"Amor sin final" by Litzy and Eugenio Siller
Country of originUnited States
Original languageSpanish
No. of episodes168 [1] 163 (International version)
Executive producerAurelio Valcárcel Carroll
ProducersMariana Iskandarani
Veronica Pimstein
Production locationsMiami, New York City, Los Angeles, Mexico
EditorHader Antivar Duque Ellery Albarran
Camera setupMulti-camera
Running time42-48 minutes (eps 1-158)
21-25 mins (eps 159-167)
Original networkTelemundo
Picture formatHDTV 1080i
Audio formatStereophonic sound
Original releaseNovember 29, 2011 (2011-11-29) –
July 23, 2012 (2012-07-23)
Preceded byMi Corazón Insiste
Followed byRosa Diamante
Related showsMaid in Manhattan
External links

Una Maid en Manhattan (Maid in Manhattan) is a Spanish-language telenovela produced by United States-based television network Telemundo Studios, Miami.[2] It is based on Columbia Pictures's 2002 movie Maid In Manhattan, starring Jennifer Lopez and Ralph Fiennes.[3]


Production and filming of Una Maid en Manhattan officially started in late 2011.[4] From November 29, 2011 to July 9, 2012, Telemundo aired the serial weeknights at 8pm/7c, replacing Mi Corazón Insiste.[5] From July 10 to 23, 2012,[6][7] Telemundo aired half-hour episodes of Una Maid en Manhattan and Rosa Diamante, both sharing the 8pm/7c time slot.[8] As with most of its other telenovelas, the network broadcast English subtitles with closed captions on CC3.


Una Maid in Manhattan tells the story of Marisa Luján (Litzy), who runs a small hotel in a village in Michoacan. Before the events shown in the show, she falls in love with Victor, an American man who visits Michoacán every year for the Christmas holidays. She becomes pregnant with Victor's child. She leaves Victor, after finding out he cheated, and moves with her son Lalo, to NY where she works as a maid in Manhattan hotel. She meet her Prince Charming Christobal Parker, Whom she fell in love with and their love was unconditional. Even if their love was unconditional they had obstacles which they conquered together. Sara, childhood friend of Christobal, who lusts for him and will do anything to get Christobal's love, and she may be a problem.



Actor Character
Litzy Merissa Luján
Eugenio Siller Cristóbal Parker Salas
Vanessa Villela Sara Montero
Jorge Eduardo García Eduardo "Lalo" Mendoza Luján


Actor Character
Shalim Ortiz Frank Varela
Maricela González Calixta Meléndez
Paulo Quevedo Víctor Mendoza
Tina Romero Carmen Moreno "La Nana"
Liz Gallardo Leticia Robles "Leti"
Ismael La Rosa Tadeo Falcón "Tito"
Juan Pablo Llano Bruno Rivera]
Karen Sentíes Amelia Salas de Parker
Fred Valle Tyron Parker "Ty"
Jorge Hernández Estanislao "Polaco"
Wanda D'Isidoro Catalina Lucero
Ana Sobero Marcela Villa
Sandra Eichler Alicia
Salim Rubiales Tarek
Maite Embil Belinda Delgado
Karina Mora Yazmín "Yaya" Mendoza
Xavier Coronel Javier Serran
Jeimy Osorio Tania Taylor
Rodrigo Mejía Gregorio "Goyo"
Aneudy Lara Jerome Taylor
Carlos Athié Lucas Gonzalez
Henry Zakka Amador Colina
Mónica Pasqualotto Mireya Sanz
Patricio Doren Hugo Reyes
Daniela Nieves Alejandra Varela
Fidel Pérez Michel Richard Garcia
Luke Grande Dr. Martinez
Khotan Fernández Miguel Morales "Miguelito"
Iván Hernández Steve Martinez
Liannet Borrego Sylvia
Ernesto Tapia Ronnie
Adela Romero Gloria Mendoza
Victor Corona Esteban
Osvaldo Strongoli Teófilo "Teó"
Sofia Sanabria Vicky
Samir Succar Officer Conner
Hely Ferrigny Manuel Mendoza
Lina Maya Natasha
Gualberto Gonzalez Lazcano
Lupillo Rivera Himself
Carlos Cuervo Joaquin
Yami Quintero Flavia Montes
Hector Alejandro Marcus
Raúl Durán Julius Thompson
Duvier Poviones Bob
Catalina Mesa Pilar
Dayami Padron Patricia
Carlos Pítela Don Serapio
Omar Nassar Benjamin Singer
Raul Arrieta Anselmo
Gilbert Peralta Memo


  • Release dates, episode name & length, and U.S. viewers based on Telemundo's broadcast.


Telemundo's November 29 broadcast of Una Maid en Manhattan averaged nearly 1.6 million viewers.[9] The series finale broadcast on July 23 averaged 2.1 million viewers, and became one of Telemundo’s strongest novelas ever during its run.[10]

Awards and nominations[edit]

Year Award Category Nominated Result
2012 Premios Tu Mundo[11] Novela of the Year Una Maid En Manhattan Nominated
Favorite Lead Actor Eugenio Siller Nominated
Favorite Lead Actress Litzy Nominated
The Best Bad Girl Vanessa Villela Nominated
Best Supporting Actress Wanda D´Isidoro Won
Best Supporting Actor Henry Zakka Nominated
The Perfect Couple Litzy and Eugenio Siller Nominated
Great Young Actor Jorge Eduardo Won
Best Bad Luck Video Marisa confirma que víctor nunca va a cambiar Nominated
Best Novela Soundtrack Amor sin final, by Litzy and Eugenio Siller Nominated


  1. ^ Telemundo's Una Maid en Manhattan
  2. ^ Georg Szalai. "Telemundo Unveils Novela Based on 'Maid in Manhattan' for Next Season". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 30 March 2015.
  3. ^ "Telemundo to Take 'Maid in Manhattan' to the Small Screen With 'Una Maid en Manhattan" Telenovela - HispanicallySpeakingNews.com". HS-News.com. Archived from the original on 3 January 2013. Retrieved 30 March 2015.
  4. ^ "All Together. Different. NBCUniversal". telemundomediakit.com. Retrieved 30 March 2015.
  5. ^ "All Together. Different. NBCUniversal". telemundomediakit.com. Retrieved 30 March 2015.
  6. ^ "All Together. Different. NBCUniversal". telemundomediakit.com. Retrieved 30 March 2015.
  7. ^ Andres. "Telemundo estrena el martes "Rosa Diamante" - México Espectáculos". México Espectáculos. Archived from the original on 6 October 2014. Retrieved 30 March 2015.
  8. ^ "Transmisión en vivo del gran final de la telenovela "Una Maid en Manhattan", por Internet". starMedia. Retrieved 30 March 2015.
  9. ^ Una Maid en Manhattan” National Premiere Averages Nearly 1.6 Million Total Viewers and Ranks #1 in New York and Miami among Adults 18-49, Regardless of Language
  10. ^ "All Together. Different. NBCUniversal". telemundomediakit.com. Retrieved 30 March 2015.
  11. ^ "Premios Tu Mundo 2012: ¡Lista de ganadores!". Terra (in Spanish). Retrieved 2017-03-30.

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