Victoria Ruffo and Silvia Derbez, Eugenio Derbez’s mother, shared time and space during the recordings of a successful Televisa soap opera
Victoria Ruffowho is also known as “La Queen” for the soap operas she has made throughout her career, managed to share credits with one of the most famous actresses of the Golden Age of Mexican cinema, Silvia Derbezwho later became his mother-in-law After maintaining a relationship with his son, the current director Eugenio Derbez.
Silvia Derbez was an actress from the Golden Age of Mexican cinema and also worked in telenovelas such as ‘Senda prohibida’, the first Mexican telenovela; ‘María Isabel’ (1966 version), ‘Elena’, ‘Los Hijos de Nadie’ and ‘La usurpadora’, among other productions.
Victoria Ruffo acted with Silvia Derbez in ‘Simply Maria’produced by Valentín Pimstein in 1989. This novel marked the return of Silvia Derbez to the small screen, since in 1986 she suffered the loss of her husband Eugenio Gónzalez Salas and took a break in her career.
In ‘Simply María’, Silvia met Victoria, who was the protagonist of the telenovela, without imagining that she would later become his daughter-in-law, since she began a love relationship with Eugenio, which continues to be a topic of conversation in the media.
Victoria Ruffo and Silvia Derbez: this is how they worked together on ‘Simply María’
‘Simply Mary’ was starring Victoria Ruffo, Manuel Saval, Jaime Garza and of course, it had the stellar participation of Silvia Derbez. The production of Valentín Pimstein is considered one of the most successful Mexican telenovelas of all time internationally.
The telenovela ‘Simply María’ tells the story of “María López” (Victoria Ruffo), an innocent woman from the provinces who leaves her town to seek a better life in Mexico City, where she is hired as a maid and falls in love. of the family’s son, “Juan Carlos del Villa” (Manuel Saval), who impregnates her and abandons her.
Some time later, “María” meets “Víctor Carreño” (Jaime Garza) and his mother Matilde (Silvia Derbez). Both help the protagonist so that she can get ahead with her son.
If you don’t want to miss this story and the Victoria Ruffo’s performance next to her ex-mother-in-law, Silvia Derbezyou can see the 150 episodes of the telenovela in ViXthe platform of TelevisaUnivision.
Victoria Ruffo hits with her photo looking natural
Victoria Ruffo answers if she could work with Eugenio Derbez
Victoria Ruffo responds to Eugenio Derbez after calling her “fierce”
Victoria Ruffo appears in a wheelchair and worries about her state of health