The series is set in the Elite Way School, a prestigious private boarding high school near Buenos Aires, attended by the adolescent children of some of Argentina's wealthiest citizens, as well as gifted "becados" (students with scholarships). It focuses on four characters: Marizza Pia Spirito, Pablo Bustamante, Manuel Aguirre and Mia Colucci.
Runtime: 60 minutes
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Rebelde Way is a Martín Fierro Award—nominated Argentine telenovela created and produced by Cris Morena. It was originally broadcast from 26 May 2002 to 18 December 2003. The soap opera was broadcast in many countries, including Peru, Germany, Israel, Spain, Uruguay, Greece achieving widespread success. Numerous remakes of Rebelde Way have been made, most notably Rebelde by Televisa in Mexico. Rebelde Way is set in the Elite Way School, a prestigious private boarding high school near Buenos Aires. The students are the members of Argentina's wealthiest families, as well as gifted students with scholarships. The series follows the lives of the students, their parents and their professors, and it also features the regular use of English language and phrases by the upper class. Its central characters are Marizza Pía Spirito, Mía Colucci, Pablo Bustamante and Manuel Aguirre, portrayed by, respectively, Camila Bordonaba, Luisana Lopilato, Benjamín Rojas and Felipe Colombo. The four form a band named Erreway, in order to pursue their dreams. The band enjoyed great success in Argentina, Spain, Greece and Israel, selling close 2 million records and achieving several platinum records. As well as a series of merchandising, Cris Morena Group also released a spin–off movie, Erreway: 4 Caminos (Erreway: 4 Roads), in 2004.
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Argentina Rebelde Way - 2002-2003 Mexico Rebelde - 2004-2006 India Remix - 2004-2006 Portugal Rebelde Way - 2008-2009 Greece Γ4 - 2008-2009 Chile Corazón Rebelde - 2009 Brazil Rebelde - 2011-2012
The format was sold for various countries across the globe. In 2003, the Spanish public broadcaster TVE bought the rights to adapt the show. It did not go into production because of disagreements between the executives and Cris Morena Group. Also in 2003, Destiny, an independent company in Brazil, bought the rights and produced a pilot but it was not picked up by any network. One of the first remakes to be made was Remix in India. Produced by Rose Audio Visuals, it was broadcast on the Star One channel. A hit among teenagers, it has returned on the same channel. In 2008, a Portuguese version of the same name was made by the SIC channel. Its first season started in September, but the second season was cancelled due to poor ratings. Corazón Rebelde is the Chilean remake of the show that was broadcast from August 2009 on Canal 13 with the name of S.O.S. and “Corazón Rebelde” as the slogan. Two weeks after the start of the show the name was changed to its previous title. It has had a good reception since it was released.