Set in the South of Spain in the 19th Century, this successful TV series featured the endless adventures of Curro Jiménez (prototype of the Andalusian “bandolero”), a kind of Spanish Robin Hood, and his gang, the two main members of which were El Estudiante and El Algarrobo. The plot changed in every episode, having in common the theme of the legendary bandit, fair, brave and good-natured, who leads the guerrilla against the French troops during the Spanish War of Independence; there are love stories, fight against injustice and even some comedic episodes.
Directors: Joaquín Luis Romero Marchent, Mario Camus, Pilar Miró, Fernando Merino, Antonio Drove, Rafael Romero Marchent, Francisco Rovira Beleta
Writers: Antonio Larreta, Guido Castillo, Álvaro Castillo, J. Romero Hernández, José de Uña Zugasti, Joaquín Luis Romero Marchent, Fernando Merino
Music: Juan José García Caffi, Waldo de los Ríos
Cast: Sancho Gracia, José Sancho, Álvaro de Luna, Francisco Algora, Eduardo García, Francisco Nieto, Rafael Albaicín, Cristino Almodóvar, Eusebio Poncela, Silvia Tortosa, Luis Ciges, Lola Lemos, Eduardo Calvo, Claudia Gravy, Manuel Alexandre, José Manuel Martín, Lorenzo Robledo, Manolo Cal, Isabel Pantoja, Carlos Otero, Emma Cohen, Fiorella Faltoyano, Vicente Parra, Mercedes Sampietro, Cristina Galbó, Teresa Rabal, José Nieto, Enrique San Francisco, Florinda Chico, Alfredo Mayo