After immortalizing himself with his character Kiko in ‘El Chavo del 8’, Carlos Villagrán has announced his departure from the famous television program created in the eighties by Roberto Gómez Bolaños.
After El Chavo del 8 became one of the most watched shows in Latin America, Roberto Gómez Bolaños would set a funny story in the Mexican neighborhood. The success was such that it even had an animated version, El Chavo animado. For over 50 years, carlos villagran He was in charge of interpreting Kiko and announced that it was time to say goodbye to the character.
Till now most of the actors have said goodbye to their respective characters. María Antonieta de las Nieves (La Chilindrina) and Edgar Vivar (El Senor Barriga) are still active in some Mexican productions. We hear Antonietta de las Nieves dubbing Penelope Ralph Destructoid, While Ramon Valdes (Don Ramon) and Angelines Fernandez (Dona Clotilde) died before the start of the new century.
Carlos Villagrán, now 78, He announced that he would be saying goodbye to the character as he wished to dedicate himself to rest and focus on his family. “It’s time to say goodbye to the people, it’s time to say goodbye to everyone. This is the goodbye tour because of how old I am and I’ve got a chance to be myself. I don’t know Europe and I’m going to travel there. Would like to do with my wife” he commented on the Hoy Diya programme.
as well as the actor in which the show was red grasshopper He shared that he will be doing a farewell tour at the Hermanos Caballero Circus starting in January. It will start in Arizona and then move to Los Angeles and Las Vegas, all in the United States. He also commented that he wanted to make a memoir where he would record his experience as well as the things he learned while playing that character. “He leaves everything for me, he joins hands with Carlos Villagrán. All adults have a child inside, my child is called Kiko.”
Villagran was criticized because before that florinda meza Married to “Chespirito”, both had an affair, which was strange to the audience because the mother and son played in the program. For now, the actor has decided to call off his participation. boy from 8 As a memory of many lessons.