Months after announcing that she would be playing Jenni Rivera in the television series based on the late singer’s life, Itati Cantoral has been fired. The actress has been pulled from the show in the middle of production. There were rumors that production of the series had been halted because the Rivera family did not given authorization for show, however, a source tells TV y Notas that is not the case. The source says the real reason behind the production issues was Itati. The source said that Itati been drinking alcohol during filming, and it was causing issues. The source added that the replacement for the role of Jenni should be announced soon.