With a story that will be familiar to fans of both reality television and soap operas around the world, the Mexican dramedy Casi Divas
(Road to Fame
) attempts to break into the international market. The story centers around four young women who desperately want to play the title character in the big-screen adaptation of the long-running telenovela "Maria Enamorada." Casi Divas
features all the melodrama of a soap, but there are plenty of humorous touches to lighten the story.
Eva Gallardo (Patricia Llaca, Beat) is the reigning queen of "Maria Enamorada," but her producer -- and on-again, off-again lover -- Alejandro Mateos (Julio...