“A Loving Decision, a Song”
Season 1, Episode 78
October 24, 2012 (Latin America)
Solange Keoleyan and Sebastián Parrotta
Episode 078, also known as A Loving Decision, a Song is the 78th episode of the first season of the television series Violetta. It first aired on October 24, 2012, in Latin America, and it was directed by Jorge Nisco and Martín Saban and written by Solange Keoleyan and Sebastián Parrotta.
After discovering Violetta's secret, Herman forbids her from singing and studying or doing anything related to music.With Herman and Jade's wedding approaching, Violetta is determined to put a stop to it because she knows that her father loves only one person and that's Angie.
Now fully aware of that Violetta has been attending Studio 21 and singing behind his back, Herman becomes totally enraged, blames Angie for everything and sends his daughter back home where he forbids her from singing and studying or doing anything related to music. Thinking of the moments she shared with her friends at the Studio, Violetta comes up with a song for the end-of-year show's grand finale. Violetta's friends try to help her by convincing her father to change his mind and let her perform at the show, but to no avail. Refusing to see her father ruining his life by getting married to Jade, Violetta runs away from home, but Angie brings her back. Before returning home, Violetta tells her aunt that she is the only one who her father really loves. After bringing Violetta home, Angie confesses to Herman that she loves him. Naty is chosen to be Violetta's replacement at the show, much to Ludmila's dismay. Ludmila then gets Naty injured by making her slip on a skateboard. In the middle of his wedding with Jade, Herman can't stop thinking about Angie and is now completely unsure of marrying Jade.
- Diego Ramos as Herman Castillo
- Martina Stoessel as Violetta Castillo
- Pablo Espinosa as Tomas Heredia
- Jorge Blanco as Leon Vargas
- Mercedes Lambre as Ludmila Ferro
- Nicolás Garnier as Andres
- Alba Rico as Natalia Vidal
- Lodovica Comello as Francesca Caviglia
- Candelaria Molfese as Camila Torres
- Facundo Gambandé as Maxi Ponte
- Simone Lijoi as Luca Caviglia
- Samuel Nascimento as Broduey
- Rodrigo Velilla as Napo
- Artur Logunov as Braco
- Clara Alonso as Angie Carrará
- Florencia Benítez as Jade LaFontaine
- Joaquín Berthold as Matias LaFontaine
- Mirta Wons as Olga Peña
- Alfredo Allende as Lisandro Ramallo
- Rodrigo Pedreira as Gregorio Casal
- Pablo Sultani as Beto Benvenuto
- Ezequiel Rodríguez as Pablo Galindo
- Alberto Fernández de Rosa as Antonio Fernández
- Unknown as Jacinto LaFontaine
- Yasmim Manaia as Valeria
- This episode ends with Herman almost getting married to Jade.
- Valeria, Broduey's cousin, made her last appearance in the show.
- Angie admits to Herman that she loves him.
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