telenovela


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tel·e·no·ve·la

 (tĕl′ə-nō-vā′lə, -vĕl′ə)
n.
A melodramatic television series with a limited number of episodes that is performed in Spanish or Portuguese, typically shown during prime time on multiple days of the week over the course of several months.

[Spanish : tele(visión), television (from tele-, tele- + visión, vision, from Latin vīsiō, vīsiōn-; see vision) + novela, novel (from Italian novella, news, story; see novel).]
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Super stars, Carmen Aub and Alberto Agnesi were in Lagos to network and interact with their teeming Nigerian audience who thronged the venue to catch a glimpse of their favourite telenovela actors.
O "estado da questao" aqui proposto refere-se, de modo ainda mais especifico, as pesquisas de recepcao de telenovela, particularmente, aquelas que estabeleceram analise e reflexoes sob a perspectiva das relacoes de genero, aspecto pouco enfatizado nos estudos desenvolvidos na ultima decada, como se vera a seguir.
The latest movie star who's opted to topbill a TV sitcom or drama series is Eva Longoria, whose Telenovela comedy show is banking on the viewership of millions of Americans of Latin extraction.
The UniNovelas app will be offering watch and play prizes to viewers beginning with the new telenovela Antes Muerta Que LIchita, which premieres Tuesday.
Tanto Televisa como TV Azteca han reducido la produccion de telenovela las.
La alteracion abrupta de la rutina es el sino de la telenovela y su argumentacion: (1) el accidente, la transformacion de un estado de cosas "normales" para un sector social, en un entorno cultural y un contexto historico especificos.
Por una parte los grandes temas de la television y la migracion como macro ejes de una propuesta de analisis; por otra, la propuesta concreta de la exploracion, analisis e interpretacion de la relacion entre la telenovela producida en Mexico por una empresa trasnacional como Televisa y los migrantes mexicanos en la Ciudad de Los Angeles como espectadores de esa telenovela.
The telenovela was blamed for causing Moscow's water pipes to burst.
En un panorama en el que el televidente cada vez se aleja mas de la pantalla, donde ve lo que quiere ver a la hora que desea, la telenovela parece estar en peligro de extincion.
The country has the world's fifth highest homicide rate and many illegal guns, and Venezuelans were particularly alarmed by the violent shooting death of Monica Spear, a popular telenovela star, and her husband, on a highway.
Segundo dados da tabela de precos da Rede Globo (7) uma acao comercial de trinta segundos em nivel nacional, na telenovela "Passione", custou em media, quatrocentos e cinquenta mil reais, ja o merchandising editorial custou por volta de um milhao de reais.