Elyfer Torres Makes Her Debut in ‘Betty En NY’
This year, Telemundo presents a fresh take on a classic, Ugly Betty.
Elyfer Torres will be playing Beatriz “Betty” Aurora Rincón Lozano, an intelligent, Mexican-American woman who graduated with honors as an economist with a masters degree in finance. In parallel with the original, Betty will face rejection many times in search of her dream job simply because of her looks. However, she persists in a bright and positive way, landing her an unexpected but rewarding position.
In an interview where Torres plays her character, she reveals that she accepted a job as a personal assistant to the president of the fashion agency V&F Fashion, Armando Mendoza. Her character will depict an unconventional role in her new work environment, tackling themes of judgment, struggle, positivity and acceptance.
View this post on Instagram
Perhaps this show has arrived at the most important moment of all, as its themes hope to inspire self-confidence and tackle beauty standards for our developing generation. And although the show aims to mainly reach Latinx viewers, it will surely have an impact on the diverse culture of our world.
View the trailer below.