Por que Diablos?
Por que diablos? was a 1999-2000 Colombian telenovela produced by Cenpro TV and broadcast on Canal Uno. It starred Manolo Cardona, Marcela Carvajal, Paola Rey, and Victor Mallarino. It was directed by Sergio Osorio.
The telenovela focuses on a poor teenage boy named Juan, part of an international ring of under-age thieves. After his best friend dies in a shooting, he decides to avenge his friend's death by killing the head of the organization, La Arana (The Spider). He uses his skills to gain the trust of the Leader and that way get closer to him. The young man is later sent to a juvenile facillity, and there, he falls in love with his psychologist who was also the wife of his boss.
As of May 2008 Telemundo was planning on including a remake of the series in its 2008-09 U.S. primetime television lineup. It later came to be known as Mas Sabe el Diablo, broadcast in 2009.
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