It is impossible to talk about the history of Colombian television, not to mention names like Victor Cifuentes. Today, already pensioned and dedicated to independent work, he continues to participate in at least one play. It was 1965 and Victor, only 15 years old, began to fulfill his dreams without pause. His first encounter with one of the great loves of his life, the radio, was in the remembered radionovela Caliman next to Gaspar Ospina, one of his personal masters. Victor never imagined that this experience, which still bristles the skin, would be the beginning of an exemplary career that this year turns 50 years.
By the 1970s, television was a tree growing in the country. The artists who were part of the radio productions that fell in love with the Colombians and paralyzed the country, replaced the microphones by the cameras. Una Vida Para Amarte was the novel where Victor debuted as a television actor participated in 60 chapters. The education of his diaphragm and his specialty in dramatic art allowed him to shine on the screen that he shared with other stars of the moment. Apparently, the name of that first production predicted the relationship that would support Victor with his career, to which he has dedicated his life for love. Continue reading “Victor Cifuentes and his 50 years in Colombian television”