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mother of the latin american soap operas delia fiallo dies aged 96.

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DELIA FIALLO

by Helvine Achieng June 30, 2021

Televisa network has recently reported the death of the mother of Latin American soap operas Delia Fiallo. The network stated that it had spoken with Fiallo's daughter. Fiallo's cause of death isn't known currently. Dellia wrote more than 40 radio and television works.


Fiallos novels were adapted throughout two continents, from the US to Argentina, passing through Mexico and Colombia.Among her original works are the likes of "Cristal," "Esmeralda," "La Zulianita," and "María del Mar."


Speaking on her works, Fiallo stated that,


"A telenovela is basically about sentiment," she told Variety in 1996. "If you don't make the public cry, you won't achieve anything."


The productions based on her works were seen in millions of homes around the world.


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