La Doña - Netflix
La Doña (the Doña) is an American telenovela produced by Telemundo. It is based on the Venezuelan novel Doña Bárbara created by Rómulo Gallegos. It will be starring by Aracely Arámbula. The previous title was the telenovela "Doña Bárbara", but due to changes its title changed to "La Doña", because the plot of the story would be very different from the 2008 version and would be a more modern version today. "La Doña" is based on Doña Bárbara, the literary works of Rómulo Gallegos, is a story of revenge and ambition, seduction and betrayal; told from the perspective of an offended and abused woman named Altagracia. Altagracia represents the hundreds of thousands of Mexican women who have been victims of violence faceless men, protected by impunity. But Altagracia, transformed into a ruthless woman devouring men, strong-willed and known as "La Doña", look to each and every one of these men to bring them to justice.
Runtime: 60 minutes
La Doña - Doña Bárbara (2008 TV series) - Netflix
Doña Bárbara is a Spanish-language telenovela produced by Hugo León Ferrer for Telemundo in 2008-09. It is based on the Venezuelan novel Doña Bárbara written by Rómulo Gallegos in 1929. As with most of its soap operas, the network broadcast English subtitles as closed captions on CC3 until late October, when the network canceled the translations. This show was the first to regain the subtitles when captions were restored in late March, 2009. Edith González, Christian Meier and Génesis Rodríguez star as the protagonists, Katie Barberi and Arap Bethke as co-protagonists.
La Doña - Story - Netflix
Set in the plains of Venezuela and Colombia, this melodrama features a courageous, beautiful and strong-willed woman who must rise above heartbreak, betrayal and tragedy. Her troubled past haunts her, as she confronts her own deep-seated vulnerabilities in the face of an impossible love. She falls passionately for a dashing man and must face her memories head-on. She must fight to keep her secrets from destroying her chance of happiness, fulfillment and true love. “The best stories feature strong women”, says the show's English trailer. "This is the story that started it all.
La Doña - References - Netflix