Senda prohibida

Senda Prohibida (English title: Forbidden Path)[4] is the first telenovela produced in Mexico.[2] It was produced by Telesistema Mexicano and broadcast June 12, 1958, from Monday to Friday.[2]

Senda prohibida
Written byFernanda Villeli[1]
StarringSilvia Derbez
Francisco Jambrina
Dalia Iñiguez
Héctor Gómez
Bárbara Gil
Country of originMexico
Original languageSpanish
No. of episodes60[2]
Executive producerJesús Gómez Obregón
Running time30 minutes
Production companyTelesistema Mexicano
Original networkCanal 4
Picture formatBlack and white
Original releaseJune 12 (1958-06-12)[2] –
July 20, 1958 (1958-07-20)
Followed byGutierritos
Related showsEl dolor de amar[3]

It stars Silvia Derbez as the protagonist / antagonist, with Francisco Jambrina, Dalia Íñiguez, Alicia Montoya and Héctor Gómez.


This is the story of an ambitious secretary, Nora (Silvia Derbez), who falls in love for her wealthy boss (Francisco Jambrina), who is married to a respectable woman (Dalia Iniguez), with whom he has a child (Hector Gomez). The provincial cunning, in exchange for caresses, receive gifts and jewelry from her boss which leads him to ruin. In the end, Nora cries in her wedding dress before the mirror, regretting all the damage she did.



  1. ^ "Fallece la escritora de telenovelas Fernanda Villeli". Retrieved February 2, 2009.
  2. ^ a b c d "La primer telenovela mexicana". Retrieved October 6, 2013.
  3. ^ "Las únicas telenovelas de los años 60 que se han refriteado". (in Spanish). Retrieved 26 October 2017.
  4. ^ "Televisa Celebrating 50 Years of Soaps". Retrieved August 31, 2007.
  5. ^ "Destaca Silvia Derbez entre las más representativas actrices en México". Retrieved August 6, 2016.

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