Mujeres asesinas (TV Series 2008– )

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Mujeres asesinas (TV Series 2008– )

Mujeres Asesinas is a series that shows the dark side of women who have been mistreated or abused and become cruel murderers. The series shows how violence and death can overcome the feminine mind. Each episode shows a different story of a woman who has committed homicide. These women are motivated by multiple passions such as love, hatred, resentment, vengeance, lunacy, despair, fear, anger, addiction, salvation and redemption. Doctor Sofía Capellan and her team of experts try to solve the murders perpetrated by the women.
Mexico
IMDb   8.0 /10
TheMovieDb    7.5 /10
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FilmAffinity   5.4 /10
Creators
Creator María Fernanda Suarez
Creator Carlos García Agraz
Creator Marisa Grinstein
Creator Luis Felipe Ybarra
Information
Release Date2008-06-17
Runtime42mins
GenreCrime, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Content Rating
Awards
CompanyMediamates S.A. de C.V.
CountryMexico
LanguageSpanish
Sofía Capellán 39 episodes, 2008-2010
Mauricio Castillo
Mauricio Castillo
Forense Gerardo / ... 36 episodes, 2008-2010
Teniente Morán / ... 25 episodes, 2009-2010
Wdeth Gabriel
Wdeth Gabriel
Teniente Aranda 19 episodes, 2009-2010

Mujeres asesinas (Mexican TV series)

Mujeres asesinas (Killer Women) is a Mexican drama and psychological thriller television series produced by Pedro Torres. The series is an adaptation of the Argentine series of the same name, produced by Pol-ka from 2005–2008.


Plot

Mujeres Asesinas is a series that shows the dark side of women who have been mistreated or abused and become cruel murderers. The series shows how violence and death can overcome the feminine mind.

Each episode shows a different story of a woman who has committed homicide. These women are motivated by multiple passions such as love, hatred, resentment, vengeance, lunacy, despair, fear, anger, addiction, salvation and redemption. Doctor Sofía Capellan and her team of experts try to solve the murders perpetrated by the women.


DIEM

In the series the Departamento de Investigacion Especializado en Mujeres (Department of Investigation Specializing in Women), is an agency which is in charge of helping women. This agency confronts and resolves brutal crimes in which women are also victims. The Department of Investigation Specializing in Women (DIEM) is an original addition to this version (the Mexican version) as it was not present in the Argentinian version.

First Season

  • Rosa Maria Bianchi plays as Doctor Sofia Capellan
  • Renato Bartilotti plays Lieut. Humberto Camacho
  • Laisha Wilkins plays Lieut. Lucia Alvarez.

The first season began on June 17, 2008 with the episode "Sonia, Desalmada", starring Leticia Calderón and ended on July 23, 2008 with the episode "Emma, Costurera", starring Verónica Castro. The slogan for the first season was "No Permitas Que Tu Mujer Vea Esta Nueva Serie" ("Don't let your wife watch this new series").

Second Season

Season two began on July 14, 2009 with the episode of "Clara, Fantasiosa", starring Edith González and ended on August 25 with the episode "Carmen, Honrada", starring Carmen Salinas. The theme song for the second season was "Que Emane" sung by Gloria Trevi.

The second season's slogan was "Mueres Por Que Tu Mujer La Vea" ("you'll be dying to let your wife watch it").

Third Season

The third season began on September 21, 2010 with the episode of "Irma, de los Peces", starring Jaqueline Bracamontes and ended with "Las Cotuchas, Empresarias" starring María Rojo, Pilar Pellicer and Patricia Reyes Spíndola. In the U.S. the series premiered on January 13, 2011 on Univision with the episode "Luz, Arrolladora" Cynthia Klitbo, and only aired seven episodes, before it was discontinued for unknown reasons. Season three had two different theme songs depending on the episode. The first is "Alma Perdida", sung by Ana Bárbara, while the other is "Con Las Manos Atadas", sung by Yuri, though Yuri's song never opened any of the episodes that were aired in the U.S.

The slogan for the third season was " A Veces El Corazón Habla Con Sangre" ("Sometimes The Heart Speaks With Blood"). However, in the United States, it was "Porque La Tercera Vez, Es La Que Duele Más" ("Because the third time is the one that hurts the most").


Series overview

SeasonEpisodesOriginally aired
First airedLast aired
113June 17, 2008July 31, 2008
213July 14, 2009August 25, 2009
314September 21, 2010December 21, 2010

Episodes

Season 1 (2008)

Season 1 Episodes
No. In
Series
No. In
Season
TitleDirected ByOriginal Air DateProduction
Code
11"Sonia, Desalmada"Carlos García AgrazJune 17, 2008101
22"Mónica, Acorralada"María Fernanda SuárezJune 19, 2008102
33"Margarita, Ponsoñoza"María Fernanda SuárezJune 24, 2008103
44"Jéssica, Tóxica"María Fernanda SuárezJune 26, 2008104
55"Martha, Asfixiante"Carlos García AgrazJuly 1, 2008105
66"Claudia, Cuchillera"Álvaro CurielJuly 3, 2008106
77"Patricia, Vengadora"María Fernanda SuárezJuly 8, 2008107
88"Cándida, Esperanzada"María Fernanda SuárezJuly 10, 2008108
99"Emilia, Cocinera"Carlos García AgrazJuly 15, 2008109
1010"Sandra, Trepadora"Carlos García AgrazJuly 17, 2008110
1111"Cristina, Rebelde"Carlos García AgrazJuly 22, 2008111
1212"Ana, Corrosiva"María Fernanda SuárezJuly 24, 2008112
1313"Emma, Costurera"Carlos García AgrazJuly 31, 2008113

Season 2 (2009)

Season 2 Episodes
No. In
Series
No. In
Season
TitleDirected ByOriginal Air DateProduction
Code
141"Clara, Fantasiosa"Carlos García AgrazJuly 14, 2009201
152"Las Garrido, Codiciosas"María Fernanda SuárezJuly 16, 2009202
163"Laura, Confundida"Carlos García AgrazJuly 21, 2009203
174"Ana y Paula, Ultrajadas"Mariana ChenilloJuly 23, 2009204
185"Rosa, Heredera"Carlos García AgrazJuly 28, 2009205
196"Tita Garza, Estafadora"María Fernanda SuárezJuly 30, 2009206
207"Julia, Encubridora"María Fernanda SuárezAugust 4, 2009207
218"Soledad, Cautiva"Álvaro CurielAugust 6, 2009208
229"Ofelia, Enamorada"María Fernanda SuárezAugust 11, 2009209
2310"Cecilia, Prohibida"María Fernanda SuárezAugust 13, 2009210
2411"María, Pescadera"Carlos García AgrazAugust 18, 2009211
2512"Tere, Desconfiada"Álvaro CurielAugust 20, 2009212
2613"Carmen, Honrada"Carlos Garcìa AgrazAugust 25, 2009213

Season 3 (2010)

Season 3 Episodes
No. In
Series
No. In
Season
TitleDirected ByOriginal Air DateProduction
Code
271"Irma, La De Los Peces"María Fernanda SuárezSeptember 21, 2010301
282"Elena, Protectora"Carlos García AgrazSeptember 28, 2010302
293"Azucena, Liberada"Carlos García AgrazOctober 5, 2010303
304"Elvira y Mercedes, Justicieras"Chava CartaOctober 12, 2010304
315"Eliana, Cuñada"Chava CartaOctober 19, 2010305
326"Las Blanco, Viudas"Carlos García AgrazOctober 26, 2010306
337"Thelma, Impaciente"María Fernanda SuárezNovember 2, 2010307
348"Annette y Ana, Nobles"Chava CartaNovember 9, 2010308
359"Paula, Bailarina"María Fernanda SuárezNovember 16, 2010309
3610"Marta, Manipuladora"Carlos García AgrazNovember 23, 2010310
3711"María, Fanática"Pepe CastroNovember 30, 2010311
3812"Luz, Arrolladora"Álvaro CurielDecember 7, 2010312
3913"Maggie, Pensionada"Pepe CastroDecember 14, 2010313
4014"Las Cotuchas, Empresarias"María Fernanda SuárezDecember 21, 2010314