On Tuesday, October 4, Karina Castaneda who was part of the hit TV show “Chiquilladas” died at the age of 47. Wizard Roddy who was at the time performing a duet with her broke the news to the media and her fans. The child actress of a hit TV show died at such young age rose various questions on the internet about the cause of her death. Here’s everything you need to know.
Karina Castaneda died at the age of 47
The beloved child actress from the popular Mexican show has died at just the age of 47. She has had an impact on thousands of people with her talent and acting skills at a such young age
On the show Chiquilladas.
The popular children’s program “Chiquilladas,” which aired for many years on Mexican television and featured such stars as Karina Castañeda—nicknamed “Karina Chistorita”—in its sketches, was undoubtedly one of the most successful programs ever in Mexico.
How did Karina Castenada die?
Wizard Rody’s Facebook post was the first to announce that Chiquilladas star Karina Castañeda had died. “My pal, associate and assistant in Chiquilladas—rest in peace 1975-2022,” he wrote on his personal profile page. “It is hard to assimilate this information. My condolences to your spouse and children and to all the people today who appreciate and esteem you”, added “Magician Rudy”.
The facts surrounding the untimely death of Karina Castañeda, 47, are unclear. However, social media users have expressed their condolences following initial news reports about her passing.
The condolence post of Wizard Rody has gathered a lot of attention towards the young actor who has gone too soon. People from all over the world are paying their respect and showing their grief in every way possible.
One follower of “Magician Rody” also commented: “What unfortunate news… Abide by the light-weight Cari that the angels await you, resignation for your family… RIP, I recall her a lot in the recordings, a woman with a great deal of spark, god she has in his holy glory”.
Another comment said: “What unlucky news. Toughness and prompt resignation to his family members. DEP and thanks for the grace and sympathy toward your audience”, “As sweet and tender as always”, “My deepest condolences.
However, the causes of Karina Castañeda’s death are unknown since she had been away from show businesses for several years.
About Chiquilladas Show
Chiquilladas was a children’s program that aired musicals, parodies, and sketches of telenovelas and other popular programs. It was an important part of the cultural landscape of Mexico, and it featured some great personalities in the industry.
During this time, Chiquilladas was a very popular program amongst children and their parents alike. It was seen as a gateway to the world of entertainment for many young kids. It is also credited with introducing many new stars to the public eye including singer Lucero, Aleks Syntek, Anahí, Pierre Angelo, Carlos Espejel, and Ginny Hoffman.
It was in 1993 when “Chiquilladas” went off the air, and some of its characters, such as Pituka and Pitaka, the twins Ivonne and Ivette, are still remembered. After leaving the program, Karina Castañeda moved away from the screens, so little is known about her life after those years.