ACCLAIMED MEXICAN ACTRESS ITATI CANTORAL PRESENTS “PASIONES PELIGROSAS” ON DISCOVERY EN ESPAÑOL
The iconic telenovela villain narrates real-life crimes of passion on the new network series
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Miami, Florida, September 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Two’s company, three’s a crowd, and one is the murderer: love triangles and passionate romances that degenerate into violent crimes are not just the stuff of telenovelas, but occur all too often in real life as well, creating situations that are sometimes even stranger than fiction. Discovery en Español investigates the dark side of love in stories full of intrigue and suspense in the new series PASIONES PELIGROSAS, airing on Mondays at 10 PM E/P starting September 30.
Narrated and hosted by Mexican actress Itati Cantoral, PASIONES PELIGROSAS presents true stories of romantic relationships that take a fatal turn. Itati is the guiding force behind the action, introducing each case and narrating the subsequent events as a fictional character playing the role of the classic telenovela villain.
“I am very excited to be reaching the US Hispanic audience with the Discovery en Español series PASIONES PELIGROSAS,” Itati Cantoral commented. “This is my first time narrating a TV series and I’ve enjoyed the experience immensely, especially because, as the narrator, I get to play a villain who is in many ways an homage to the many villains I’ve played throughout my career.”
From secret office romances that become illicit love affairs, to pious couples that fall prey to the temptation to commit a mortal sin, PASIONES PELIGROSAS presents real stories of love triangles and betrayal that explode into violence and end in tragedy. Each of the 10 episodes in the series includes commentary by the forensic experts and detectives who investigated the cases, along with dramatizations and the testimony of friends and relatives of the victims.
About Itati Cantoral
Itati Cantoral began her career in 1986 on the television show “La telaraña.” She studied acting in Mexico at the Televisa Acting School and made her debut in the telenovela “Muchachitas.” One of her most iconic roles was as Soraya Montenegro in “María la del barrio.” In 1997, she starred in the play “Aventurera” and made a special appearance in the film “Cuento de navidad.” She made two movies in 2006: “Cansada de besar sapos” and “Los pajarracos,” and starred in the telenovela “La viuda de blanco”. In 2009 she appeared in the musical “Dulce caridad” and the telenovela “Hasta que el dinero nos separe.” In 2011 she led the cast of another telenovela “El sexo débil.” She returned to the stage alongside Damián Alcázar in 2012 in “Misery,” based on the Stephen King novel, and in “Tennessee, en cuerpo y alma.” She is currently appearing in the TV series “Fortuna”.
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About Discovery en Español
Discovery en Español is the Spanish-language voice of Discovery. It is the premier network dedicated to offering the finest in quality programming in the areas of science, technology, world cultures, history, nature and real-life drama. The channel provides a unique and enriching experience by combining the best Discovery Networks programming with its own original productions. Created by the world’s most trusted media brand, Discovery en Español translates not just the words, but also the excitement of Discovery, educating and informing its audience and offering a fascinating glimpse into the incredible world in which we live. For more information, please visit our website, tudiscovery.com, or follow us on Facebook at facebook.com/discoveryenespanol.
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Los triángulos amorosos que terminan en tragedia, no sólo ocurren en las telenovelas. PASIONES PELIGROSAS, con Itati Cantoral, en Discovery en Español.
Apasionados romances que se convierten en crímenes violentos. PASIONES PELIGROSAS presentada por Itati Cantoral en Discovery en Español.