Created by Abel Santa Cruz
Opening theme Vivan los Niños by OV7
Final episode date 14 March 2003
Number of episodes 155
Directed by Marta LunaLily Garza
First episode date 15 July 2002
Network Las Estrellas
Program creator Abel Santa Cruz
|Genre Telenovela (Soap Opera)RomanceDramaComedy|
Written by Kary FajerAlberto GómezRosario Velicia
Starring Andrea LegarretaEduardo CapetilloMiguel de LeónJoaquín CorderoIgnacio López Tarso
Cast Andrea Legarreta, Eduardo Capetillo, Miguel de León, Ignacio López Tarso, Miguel Galván
Similar Carita de ángel, Carrusel, Alegrijes y Rebujos, María Belén, Cómplices Al Rescate
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¡Vivan los niños! (English title: Long live the children) is a Mexican telenovela (Soap Opera) produced by Nicandro Díaz González for Televisa in 2002. It's an adaptation of the 1983 Argentinean telenovela Señorita maestra (based on the original version also 1974 Argentinean telenovela, Jacinta Pichimahuida).
On 15 July 2002, Canal de las Estrellas started broadcasting ¡Vivan los niños! weekdays at 6:00pm, replacing Cómplices Al Rescate. The last episode was broadcast on 14 March 2003 with De pocas, pocas pulgas replacing it on March 17.
Telefutura (now UniMás) broadcast ¡Vivan los niños! weeknights from 31 March 2003 to 22 October 2003 at 6pm/5c. From 28 May 2005 to 28 May 2006, Univision aired a re-run of ¡Vivan los niños! on Saturday and Sunday mornings at 8:30am/7:30c. From 27 October 2008 to 5 June 2009, Telefutura aired a re-run at 12pm/11c. From 3 March 2014 to 17 October 2014 UniMás aired another re-run at 7pm/6c. As of 2 May 2016 Galavision is airing a re-run weekdays at 4pm/3c.
Andrea Legarreta and Eduardo Capetillo starred as protagonists, Daniela Aedo, Óscar Alberto López, Natalia Juárez, Christian Stanley, Andrés Márquez and Juan de Dios Martín starred as child protagonists, while Alejandra Procuna starred as main antagonist.
Lupita Gómez is a young teacher who recently left her people to go to work in Mexico City at the "Patria Unida" school, as recommended by her godfather Don Joaquín. There, she becomes a 2nd grade teacher. Lupita meets a group of children in her class whom she begins to adore. Her relationship with the children sends the cast on a series of comedic adventures.