Emperatriz is a Mexican telenovela produced by Azteca. It stars Gabriela Spanic as the title character. Actors such as Marimar Vega, Rafael Sanchez Navarro, Omar Fierro, Bernie Paz, Carmen Delgado, Sergio de Bustamante, Alberto Guerra, Adriana Louvier and Miriam Higareda also included as cast members. This telenovela will be produced by Fides Velasco. Shooting of this series started on 17 March 2011. The series premiered on 5 April 2011, at 8:30pm, occupying Prófugas del Destino's slot. Emperatriz: synopsis
5 April 2011
This is the history of Emperatriz Jurado, a woman who devotes her life and generous heart to Armando, and now, full of resentment and pain, she seeks revenge of him for her child left and neglected.
Emperatriz is alone abroad pregnant with another baby and she is about to get deported. Greatly in despair she calls to Armando but she has no idea that the man she loves and relies upon is celebrating the birthday party for his wife, Alma Rosa, with Esther, Elisa and Elena, their daughters. Esther, the elder daughter, is the daughter to Emperatriz who he took away when she was in the jail sentenced for the fraud done by Armando. The response from Armando helps her to comprehend the whole situation and take in that he deceived her meanly. Emperatriz gave the child to Armando many years ago by the advice of her mother Perfecta save that they would be together again. When Emperatris is released the cunning Armando makes her believe she is still in danger and that she is better escape as far as possible to be in safe.
Emperatriz is obsessed with the revenge since it hurt her bitterly and since then her life goal is to have her daughter back and demolish the man she loves so deliberately.
Emperatriz meets Manuel, a smart businessman, who’s able to help her come back to the motherland and acquire her daughter back. She faces two things that prevent her plans, namely the affection to each other and her quarrelsome nature. Soon their life changes when she appears in the family of del Real and gets to know the good-looking widower to whom Justo del Real treats as a son. Thanks to Alejandro Emperatriz revives and feels a woman again.
Alma Rosa dies of the heart attack after the terrible quarrel with Emperatriz who is focused to ruining Armando’s life. Assuming that her daughter is Elisa, Emperatriz makes efforts to get closer to her. However, the events end in Alma Rosa’s death and Armando’s suicide burn the hatred in heart of Elisa. On the other hand, Esther found out that Alma Rosa was not her mother when she was a teenager. She was greatly shocked with the news to the extent she tried to commit a suicide. Elisa saved her from death and they became so close to each other then. Elisa saves Esther from cruel and merciless actions done by Emperatriz and Esther is sent to Switzerland by Justo del Real, her grandfather, who has always disliked her.
The disdain shown by Alejandro hurts Emperatriz since he supposes she is the reason of all troubles and grief caused to his nieces. In the meantime, Emperatriz founds out that her real father is Justo del Real, the influential and wealthy person.
When Esther is 18, she goes back to her house to her sisters and with great intentions to find her true mother. And the time is there to meet for these two. That’s interesting that the mother and the daughter are in the fight for the heart of one and the same man. Emperatriz’e rival is the girl she cried for her so much willing to find her and the rival to Esther is a woman who gave her life to this world.