El abuelo y yo

El abuelo y yo
Also known as Mi abuelito
Genre Telenovela
Written by Lorena Salazar
Eduardo Quiroga
Xuitlatzin Vazquez
Directed by Juan Carlos Muñoz
Starring Jorge Martínez de Hoyos
Adalberto Martínez "Resortes"
Evangelina Elizondo
Ludwika Paleta
Gael García Bernal
Flor Eduarda Gurrola
Ivette Proal
Theme music composer Amparo Rubín
Opening theme Capitanes de la calle by Ludwika Paleta
Country of origin Mexico
Original language(s) Spanish
No. of episodes 90
Executive producer(s) Pedro Damián
Running time 41-44 minutes
Production company(s) Televisa
Distributor Televisa
Original network Canal de las Estrellas
Original release January 20 (1992-01-20) – June 22, 1992 (1992-06-22)
Preceded by Vida robada
Followed by Carrusel de las Américas (17:30)
Ángeles sin paraíso (17:00)
Related shows De pocas, pocas pulgas (2003)

El abuelo y yo (English title: Grandfather and me) is a Mexican telenovela produced by Pedro Damián for Televisa in 1992.[1][2][3]

Gael García Bernal, Ludwika Paleta and Flor Edwarda Gurrola starred as young protagonists, Jorge Martínez de Hoyos, Adalberto Martínez "Resortes" and Evangelina Elizondo starred as adult protagonists, while Marcelo Buquet, Frances Ondiviela, Alfonso Iturralde and Wendy de los Cobos starred as stellar performances.


Alejandra and Daniel are two kids who live totally different worlds, but ending United by friendship and dreams. Alejandra is a sweet and tender girl who lives in a world of gardens and dreams of Crystal, beautiful dresses, lots of hats and fairy tales.

It is a girl full of fantasies and desires of magical adventures, his parents are wealthy and has everything that desires to reach to imagine. But that world is far away from Daniel, a child who has been orphaned, who has made Street home, since the death of his mother, he is helpless, unknown to their relatives, just know that the father of his mother never forgave him that he has married and split it with his life.

Now Daniel has just to buy a good pair of shoes. The little Daniel, who lives with his dog "Anselmo", first meets don Joaquin, an old musician performer that has now become grumpy and solitary, Daniel believes that the two can be great companions, never imagining that he is your grandfather, then meet Alejandra and together begin to explore new worlds filled with fun and all thanks to the grandfather which becomes your guide and teach them the true meaning of friendship and how to remain children.

Grandfather in addition to providing their support and affection teaches them to use imagination to travel through strange worlds and to dream, things that the children had failed to do by solving problems that did not correspond to. Ultimately Daniel and Don Joaquín find they are grandfather and grandson and follow their path together but Alejandra.



Year Award Category Nominee Result
199311th TVyNovelas AwardsBest Leading ActorJorge Martínez de HoyosWon
Best Child PerformanceGael García Bernal
Ludwika Paleta
Flor Edwarda GurrolaNominated


  1. "El abuelo y yo" (in Spanish). alma-latina.net. Archived from the original on September 10, 2011. Retrieved February 25, 2016.
  2. "'El Abuelo y yo' cumple 20 años" (in Spanish). eldiariodecoahuila.com.mx. Retrieved April 2, 2015.
  3. "¿Dónde están ahora los actores de El abuelo y yo?" (in Spanish). caras.com.mx. Retrieved April 2, 2015.

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