En carne propia

En carne propia (English title: In my flesh) is a Mexican telenovela produced by Carlos Téllez for Televisa in 1990. The story based by Octavio Muriel, because he had no hand but a metal prosthesis, was nicknamed "The hand squeezes".[1]

En carne propia
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Created byCarlos Olmos
Written byCarlos Olmos
Enrique Serna
Directed byCarlos Téllez
Soledad Ruiz
StarringEdith González
Eduardo Yáñez
Angélica Aragón
Gonzalo Vega
Raúl Meraz
Sebastián Ligarde
Alejandro Tommasi
Opening themeEn carne propia by Pedro Plascencia Salinas
Country of originMexico
Original languageSpanish
No. of episodes185
Executive producerCarlos Téllez
CinematographyGabriel Vázquez Bulmán
Héctor Dupuy
Running time21–22 minutes
Production companyTelevisa
Original networkCanal de las Estrellas
Original releaseDecember 3, 1990 (1990-12-03) –
August 16, 1991 (1991-08-16)

Edith González and Eduardo Yáñez starred as protagonists, while Gonzalo Vega as the main antagonist/main villain. Sebastian Ligarde starred as stellar performance. With the special participation of Angélica Aragón.


Awards and nominationsEdit

Year Award Category Nominee Result
1992 10th TVyNovelas Awards Best Actor Eduardo Yáñez Nominated
Best Antagonist Actor Gonzalo Vega Won
Best Leading Actress Martha Roth Nominated
Latin ACE Awards Best Scenic Program Carlos Téllez Won
Best Actor Gonzalo Vega
Best Supporting Actor Sebastián Ligarde
Best Director Carlos Téllez


  1. ^ "En carne propia" (in Spanish). alma-latina.net. Archived from the original on September 10, 2011. Retrieved February 19, 2016.

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