Last Tuesday at the age of 91 years, died the legendary Mexican television producer Valentin pimstein, one of the founders of the genre of serial melodrama and Creator of more than 100 television series, whose works were translated into dozens of languages and broadcast in many countries of the world.
About it writes on Wednesday, 28 June, online publication Latin Times.
Pimstein, was born in the Chilean capital Santiago, in a large Jewish family who fled Russia after the 1917 revolution. Love the romance and the melodrama he inherited from his mother, who adored the radio series in the genre of soap operas and Mexican cinema.
Russian television viewers he is familiar on the TV series «Simply Maria», «wild rose» and «the Rich also cry» was the first soap Opera shown in the countries of the former USSR. Thanks to Pimstein the audience saw and loved Actresses such as Lucia Mendez, Veronica Castro, Angelica Aragon, Edith Gonzalez and Victoria Ruffo.
Pimstein, strictly supervised filming: he dressed his characters in the same clothes and did not tolerate it when actors demanded higher fees and scandals. In such situations, he simply changed them on the other in the middle of filming, the audience was offered the new faces of favorite characters.