Famous Brazilian Film & Theater Personalities

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 1 Morena Baccarin

Morena Baccarin
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 2, 1979
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Born in Brazil, Morena Baccarin is the daughter of Italian actor Vera Setta. The Juilliard alumna is best known for series such as Homeland, Gotham, and Firefly and movies such as the Deadpool franchise. She voiced Gideon in The Flash. She also works for refugees seeking asylum in the U.S.

 2 Camila Mendes

Camila Mendes
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Famous As: Actress, Model
Birthdate: June 29, 1994
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Charlottesville, Virginia
Camila Mendes is best known for her Teen Choice Award-winning performance as Veronica Lodge in the CW series Riverdale. She has also been seen in the films Palm Springs and The Perfect Date. Born to Brazilian parents, Camila is said to have faced racial discrimination during her audition days.
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 3 Alice Braga

Alice Braga
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: April 15, 1983
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: São Paulo

Alice Braga is one of the most popular Hollywood actresses from Brazil, having appeared in popular films like I Am Legend, Repo Men, The Rite, Predators, and Elysium. An openly bisexual actress, Alice Braga serves as an inspiration to the LGBT community, especially bisexuals.

 4 Mia Goth

Mia Goth
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Famous As: Actress, Model
Birthdate: November 30, 1993
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Southwark, London

English actress and model, Mia Goth, began her career as a teenage model. Soon, she ventured into acting as well and made her film debut. In the ensuing years, she appeared in many movies and TV shows, making a name for herself in the entertainment industry. The popular actress is a recipient of the Independent Spirit Robert Altman Award.

 5 Wagner Moura

Wagner Moura
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Famous As: Journalist
Birthdate: June 27, 1976
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Rodelas, Bahia, Brazil

 6 Alessandra Ambrosio

Alessandra Ambrosio
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Famous As: Model
Birthdate: April 11, 1981
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Erechim, State of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
Brazilian-American model/actor Alessandra Ambrósio has been a Victoria's Secret Angel and also promoted the brand’s PINK line. Named one of People’s 100 Most Beautiful People in the World, she is also associated with the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, co-owns a beachwear brand, and has appeared on various TV shows.

 7 Rodrigo Santoro

Rodrigo Santoro
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 22, 1975
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Petrópolis, Rio de Janeiro

Brazilian actor and voice actor Rodrigo Santoro is best known for his portrayal of Persian King Xerxes in the movie 300. After training at the Actor's Workshop of Rede Globo, he started appearing in TV shows. Eventually, he began acting in films in Brazil. He has also appeared in many Hollywood movies and is the recipient of many awards.

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 8 Jessie Rogers

Jessie Rogers
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 8, 1993
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Brazil

 9 Jennifer O'Neill

Jennifer O'Neill
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 20, 1948
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Born to an English mother and a Brazilian father, actor Jennifer O'Neill had begun modeling at 15. She later became part of films such as Summer of '42. She had attempted suicide at 14 and had later got married nine times to eight men. She was also a promising equestrienne.

 10 Chrysti Ane

Chrysti Ane
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Famous As: Actress, Model
Birthdate: July 26, 1993
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Rio De Janeiro

Chrysti Ane is a Brazilian fitness model and actress best known for her portrayal of Sarah Thompson in the popular American children's television show, Power Rangers Ninja Steel. Renowned for her fitness regime and well-toned physique, Chrysti Ane enjoys a considerable fan following on social media platforms, such as Instagram.

 11 Rodrigo Alves

Rodrigo Alves
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Famous As: Television personality
Birthdate: July 30, 1983
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Sao Paulo, Brazil

 12 Maiara Walsh

Maiara Walsh
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: February 18, 1988
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Seattle, Washington, United States

Maiara Walsh is a Brazilian-American singer and actress known for playing important roles in popular TV series, such as Desperate Housewives, Cory in the House, and Switched at Birth. Over the course of her career, Walsh has also appeared on music videos for popular artists like Miley Cyrus.

 13 Xuxa

Xuxa
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Famous As: Actor, Television presenter, Film producer, Singer, Businessperson, Model, Choreographer
Birthdate: March 27, 1963
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Santa Rosa

 14 Izabelle Leite

Izabelle Leite
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: September 1, 1990
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: João Pessoa, State of Paraíba, Brazil

 15 Eumir Deodato

Eumir Deodato
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Famous As: Pianist
Birthdate: June 22, 1943
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

 16 Bianca Comparato

Bianca Comparato
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: November 19, 1985
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

 17 Daniela Lavender

Daniela Lavender
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: December 14, 1974
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Bahia

Daniela Lavender is a Brazilian actress who appears on both English-language TV and Brazilian TV. She is also active on the stage and in cinema. She is trained in dancing and studied drama at the Dirceu de Mattos school before making her professional debut in the early 2000s. She is currently married to noted English actor Ben Kingsley. 

 18 Bruna Marquezine

Bruna Marquezine
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 4, 1995
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Duque de Caxias, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

 19 Isabeli Fontana

Isabeli Fontana
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Famous As: Supermodel, Model, Actor
Birthdate: July 4, 1983
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Curitiba

 20 Bruno Campos

Bruno Campos
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: December 3, 1973
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

 21 Seu Jorge

Seu Jorge
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Famous As: Actor, Musician, Singer-songwriter, Composer, Screenwriter
Birthdate: June 8, 1970
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Belford Roxo

 22 Giovanna Antonelli

Giovanna Antonelli
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 18, 1976
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

 23 Giselle Itié

Giselle Itié
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Famous As: actor, television actor, film actor
Birthdate: October 3, 1982
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Mexico City

 24 Susana Werner

Susana Werner
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Famous As: Model, Actor
Birthdate: July 20, 1977
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro

 25 Daniella Cicarelli

Daniella Cicarelli
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Famous As: Model
Birthdate: November 6, 1978
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Belo Horizonte, Brazil

 26 Ivete Sangalo

Ivete Sangalo
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Famous As: Singer, Actor, Television actor, Model
Birthdate: May 27, 1972
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Bahia

 27 Fernanda Montenegro

Fernanda Montenegro
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: October 16, 1929
Sun Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro

 28 Loubna Abidar

Loubna Abidar
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: September 20, 1985
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Marrakesh, Morocco

 29 Ken Chang

Ken Chang
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Famous As: Actor, Singer
Birthdate: May 8, 1975
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Taiwan

 30 Glauber Rocha

Glauber Rocha
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Famous As: Film Director
Birthdate: March 14, 1939
Sun Sign: Pisces
Birthplace: Vitória da Conquista, State of Bahia, Brazil
Died: August 22, 1981

 31 Jessica May

Jessica May
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Famous As: Television actress
Birthdate: December 5, 1993
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Paranacity, Brazil

 32 Vera Clouzot

Vera Clouzot
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: December 30, 1913
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Died: December 15, 1960

 33 Jô Soares

Jô Soares
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Famous As: Comedian
Birthdate: January 16, 1938
Sun Sign: Capricorn
Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

 34 Dorival Caymmi

Dorival Caymmi
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Famous As: Singer-Songwriter
Birthdate: April 30, 1914
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Salvador, Bahia, Brazil
Died: August 16, 2008

 35 Nathalia Dill

Nathalia Dill
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: March 24, 1986
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro

 36 Anthony Steffen

Anthony Steffen
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: July 21, 1930
Sun Sign: Cancer
Birthplace: Rome, Italy
Died: June 4, 2004

 37 Alberto Cavalcanti

Alberto Cavalcanti
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Famous As: Director
Birthdate: February 6, 1897
Sun Sign: Aquarius
Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Died: August 23, 1982

 38 Ronald Golias

Ronald Golias
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: May 4, 1929
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: São Carlos
Died: September 27, 2005

 39 Antonio Bivar

Antonio Bivar
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: April 25, 1939
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: São Paulo, Brazil
Died: July 5, 2020

 40 Elsimar M. Coutinho

Elsimar M. Coutinho
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Famous As: Scientist
Birthdate: May 18, 1930
Sun Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Pojuca, State of Bahia, Brazil
Died: August 17, 2020

 41 Ciro Pessoa

Ciro Pessoa
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Famous As: Singer-songwriter
Birthdate: June 12, 1957
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil
Died: May 5, 2020

 42 Salvio Dino

Salvio Dino
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: June 5, 1932
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Grajaú, Maranhão, Brazil
Died: August 24, 2020

 43 Dulce Nunes

Dulce Nunes
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: June 11, 1929
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro (state) Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Died: June 4, 2020

 44 Daisy Lucidi

Daisy Lucidi
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Famous As: Actress
Birthdate: August 10, 1929
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Died: May 7, 2020

 45 Jesus Chediak

Jesus Chediak
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: August 10, 1941
Sun Sign: Leo
Birthplace: Belo Horizonte, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
Died: May 8, 2020

 46 Rodrigo Rodrigues

Rodrigo Rodrigues
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Famous As: Sports journalist
Birthdate: April 18, 1975
Sun Sign: Aries
Birthplace: State of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Died: July 28, 2020

 47 Gesio Amadeu

Gesio Amadeu
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Famous As: Actor
Birthdate: June 14, 1947
Sun Sign: Gemini
Birthplace: Santos Dumont, State of Minas Gerais, Brazil
Died: August 5, 2020

 48 Sergio Sant'Anna

Sergio Sant'Anna
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Famous As: Writer
Birthdate: October 30, 1941
Sun Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Died: May 10, 2020

 49 Emilinha Borba

Emilinha Borba
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Famous As: Singer
Birthdate: August 31, 1923
Sun Sign: Virgo
Birthplace: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Died: October 3, 2005

 50 Luigi Cani

Luigi Cani
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Famous As: Television presenter
Birthdate: December 4, 1970
Sun Sign: Sagittarius
Birthplace: Brazil