Telemundo on DStv and GOtv will be launching For Love & Justice, a somewhat sinister tale of intrigue and passionate romance that will have you on the edge of your seat.
The series which starts on Monday 10th August is about Gabriel Porras, known for his role as Roberto Acosta in Behind Closed Doors, returns to SA screens in this melodrama inspired by Victor Hugo’s classicalLes Misérables. For Love & Justice follows the story of LucíaDurán (AracelyArámbula), who has just been released from jail having served an 11-year sentence for a crime she didn’t commit.
Lucía lands up in Mexico City where she becomes involved in a love triangle with 33-year-old copDaniel Ponce (Erik Hayser),and a terrifying and yet charismatic criminal mastermind called El Diablo (Gabriel Porras). Lucíamust now make a choice, a decision that will ultimately alter the course of her life forever.
Although Daniel isn't one for having a long lasting relationship, Lucía still chooses him over El Diablo, only to discover he has betrayed her by offering himself to another. Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned, and blood – in this instance – is not thicker than water. An enraged Lucíais determined to destroy the object of Daniel’s affection and mend her broken heart through pure, unadulterated vengeance.
The plot continues to thicken when successful lawyer Cesar Mondragon is murdered under very suspicious circumstances and the only one who seems to know what happened is Liliana (Lucía’s sister), a beautiful woman with her own share of struggles and who only desires one thing – to marry the man she loves.