From "My Heart Beats for Lola," "Queen of Hearts," and "Behind Closed Doors," there are countless telenovelas that have entertained Nigerians and Africa as a whole in recent times.
All thanks to the DSTV channel Telemundo Africa, Telenovela dramas are easily available for fans, unlike the days of "When You're Mine," " Second Chance," " The Rich Also Cry" among others.
From "My Heart Beats for Lola," "Queen of Hearts," "Fearless Hearts," and "Behind Closed Doors," there are countless telenovelas that have entertained Nigerians and Africa as a whole in recent times.
How obsessed are you with these shows? Check out eights signs you're really obsessed.
Here we go;
This has to to be the perfect definition of obsession! When you're obsessed with a show on Telemundo, watching it Monday to Friday, does little or nothing to satisfy your thirst. You crave to watch it all over on weekends.
Throwback to the days of "Second Chance," "When You're Mine," and even to the early days of Telemundo, when people proudly used their favourite telenovela star as their display photos.
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Yes! People once used or probably still use the name of their favourite character as their social media handle.
You can be rest assured that there are Nigerians/Africans who can recite the Spanish opening theme songs of these telenovelas - from Enrique Iglesias' "Baliando" for " Queen of Hearts," to the 'interesting' "My Heart Beats for Lola" soundtrack.
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Skipping out on sleep after a busy day to watch an episode of a telenovela is one major sign of a huge kind of obsession.
From dressing like a Latino to talking like one after an episode, that's enough to make you realize you are obsessed.
We get it! It can be difficult wondering if Lola will discover Andrea's unfaithfulness in the next episode of "My Heart beats for Lola," but, if you go to bed thinking and dreaming about it, then you're just one obsessed telenovela addict.
You probably know about Ben Affleck's divorce because it was all over your face online. But then, we don't get to have stories on most of these Telenovela stars all over our faces. So, if you know what year Marrio Cimarro divorced his wife Natalie Streignard, or when Gaby Espino broke up with Jencarlos Canela, then you're just obsessed.
Watch a "Second Chance" clip below.