A moment that was undoubtedly a milestone for Latin American pop culture was when Cecilia Bolocco took part in “Yo soy Betty, La Fea”.
The former Miss Universe was one of the brand new guests on the hit 1999 Colombian soap opera, in which she starred Ana Maria Orozco and Jorge Abello.
However, not everything was rosy, as the actors said in a recent interview Natalia Ramirez j Julio Cesar Herrera Who played Marcella j Freddy or confessed that Cecilia was the guest with whom they “suffered the most”. than it was in the novel.
“With whom do we suffer the most? I think Cecilia Bolocco”
In an interview available on YouTube, actress Natalia Ramírez, known as “Marce” in the novel, and Julio César Herrera (Freddy) from “Who was the guest with whom you suffered the most?“, to which Herrera replied: “Who do we suffer with the most? I believe that Cecilia Bolocco“. Natalia, for her part, agreed and immediately maintained this It was with “Cecilia”.
In this line, Natalia explained: “It was Cecilia, but I will say why. The lady (Bolocco) was in the locker room, in the bathroom, changing.” A diamond (ring) fell out. It fell into the toilet“.
In response to the previous comment, Herrera recalled that “that was shit. Literally“.
“Literally. They had to get the plumber and dismantle everything, but eventually the diamond was lost,” Natalia explained, adding: “This lady (Bolocco) was crying, madam“.
Herrera later recalled when “They had to do a 40 minute special where she was Ugly Betty. Then the director of the novel, Mario Rivero, told me, “Julio, you direct, I’m leaving.” He left and left me to direct.”
“The thing is She (Bolocco) wanted to tell the story about her, that she was the ugly duckling and ended up becoming Miss Universe. Natalia added.