How is “El Chavo del 8 ″ recorded? The humorous program of Roberto Gómez Bolaños, broadcast by Televisa, is one of the most important in the region. The remembered spirit was in charge of building characters, such as Professor Jirafales, Don Ramón, Chilindrina, Quico, and hilarious situations that are still valid to this day. But many do not know the risk that the actors ran when giving life to their unforgettable roles.
The television space appeared for the first time on June 20, 1971. As the chapters progressed, certain aspects of the dynamics and roles changed, until they found a stable point, especially with the growing popularity of the show.
In this way, the comedy He positioned himself with a universe marked by laughter and, on many occasions, at moving moments. What also became a trademark of the show Gomez Bolaños they were the rugged scenes of blows, surprises and other funny but also somewhat risky moments.
According to mexican media, there were scenes of “El Chavo del 8″ Where no doubles or editing tricks were used to pretend falls, hits, among other moments risks in the most beloved neighborhood of the Spanish-speaking world.
Another of the moments that were repeated in “El Chavo del 8 ″ It was when they were almost bathed in painting. This was done by the actors themselves, without doubles, suffering the paint on their faces or heads, closing their eyes and mouth so as not to feel the liquid. On one occasion, for example, Don Ramón painted the face of yellow paint a Quico (Carlos Villagrán).
Mr Ramon, interpreted by Ramon Valdes, was characterized by his little patience and his outbursts of anger. For this reason, the Mexican actor was exposed to a possible cut and blow when he violently threw a real television, which immediately collapsed. The funny thing about the moment was that the TV was not spoiled, but there was no light in the neighborhood, as the Chilindrina, role of Marie Antoinette of the Snows.
The chapter of the fresh waters He is one of the most remembered by the followers of “El Chavo del 8”. The dispute between Quico and El Chavo drew a lot of laughter, but also the fall that the Mr. Barriga, interpreted by Edgar Vivar, when he approaches the place of the character starring Roberto Gómez Bolaño. The slip of the owner of the neighborhood is very resounding and could have suffered an injury, which fortunately did not happen.
“El Chavo del 8″, “spirit” and “El Chapulín Colorado”Were broadcast for several years in Latin American countries such as Argentina, Brazil, Bolivia, Colombia, Peru, El Salvador, Ecuador, Puerto Rico, Panama, among others, in addition to USA and Italy.
In this program Roberto Gomez Bolaños He was the one who played “Chavo del 8”. In the series you could see what life was like for a group of people who lived in a neighborhood where the protagonist was an 8-year-old boy and orphan but together with his friends Quico and Chilindrina they put everyone in trouble with their antics.
El Chavo del 8 always hit Mr. Barriga when he came to collect the rent from the tenants of the neighborhood.
It should be noted that this program arose from a sketch written by Gómez where a poor boy argues with a balloon seller in a park, it had great support and its first broadcast was on June 20, 1971.