Abismo de pasión (Abyss of Passion) is a Mexican telenovela produced by Angelli Nesma Medina and written by Caridad Bravo Adams for Televisa. It is a remake of Cañaveral de Pasiones, produced by Humberto Zurita and Christian Bach in 1996. Both telenovelas are based on Caridad Bravo Adams's original story, divided into two novels, and published in 1959: Una sombra entre los dos and Al pie del altar. Angelique Boyer, David Zepeda, Livia Brito, Mark Tacher, the leading actor Alejandro Camacho and the leading actress Blanca Guerra star as the protagonists, while Sabine Moussier, Salvador Zerboni and Altair Jarabo star as the antagonists. On January 23, 2012, Canal de las Estrellas started broadcasting Abismo de pasion weeknights at 9:30 pm, replacing Dos Hogares. The last episode was broadcast on September 2, with Amores verdaderos replacing it the following day. 270 half-hour episodes were produced instead of 250. Production of Abismo de pasión officially started on November 14, 2011.