Brazilian artists who support leftist causesby guisreis | created - 11 Oct 2013 | updated - 23 May 2016 | Public
Actress | Paraíso Tropical
Camila Pitanga was born on June 12, 1977 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as Camila Manhães Sampaio. She is an actress, known for Tropical Paradise (2007), I'd Receive the Worst News from Your Beautiful Lips (2011) and Old River (2016). She was previously married to Claudio Amaral Peixoto.
Soundtrack | The Foreigner
Chico Buarque was born on June 19, 1944 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as Francisco Buarque de Hollanda. He is known for his work on The Foreigner (2017), The Machine (2005) and Joanna Francesa (1973). He was previously married to Marieta Severo.
Actress | América
Cleo Pires had her television debut at the age of eleven in a role in "Memorial de Maria Moura" (1994) (Maria Moura's Memorial). In the miniseries, she portrayed the protagonist Maria Moura as a child. The character in adulthood was played by her mother, Gloria Pires. Nine years later, she met ...
14. Dira Paes
Actress | Corisco & Dadá
Dira Paes is one of the most awarded actresses in Brazilian Cinema and her curriculum has more than 35 feature films. She started her career in the overproduction of Embassy Pictures "The Emerald Forest" (Cannes film Festival), of the diretor John Boorman. At the cinema we can highlight movies such...
15. Francisco Milani
Actor | Zorra Total
Francisco Milani was born on November 19, 1936 in São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil as Francisco Ferreira Milani. He was an actor and director, known for Zorra Total (1999), Viva o Gordo (1981) and Chico Anysio Show (1982). He was married to Joana Fomm. He died on August 13, 2005 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio ...
Actor | Louco por Elas
Brazilian actor and poet born in Rio de Janeiro. Son of singer Olivia Byington and musician Edgar Duvivier. At 9 years old began acting in theater through the drama class Tablado. At 17, he formed the group responsible for the play Z.É., Zenas Emprovisadas. Over the period studied drama in which he...
Actress | O Dono do Mundo
Letícia Sabatella was born on March 8, 1972 in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil. She is an actress, known for O Dono do Mundo (1991), The Clone (2001) and India: A Love Story (2009). She has been married to Fernando Alves Pinto since December 16, 2013. She was previously married to Ângelo ...
Writer | Estúdio A... Gildo
Luis Fernando Verissimo was born on September 26, 1936 in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil. He is a writer and actor, known for Estúdio A... Gildo (1982), O Clube dos Anjos and A Comedy of Private Lives (1995). He has been married to Lúcia Helena Massa since 1964. They have three ...
27. Mário Lago
Actor | Nina
Mario Lago was an ardent communist who was imprisoned by the Brazilian government 6 times between 1964 and 1986. The Andrew Sisters popularized his song "Aurora" in the 1941 film HOLD THAT GHOST.
28. Osmar Prado
Actor | Olga
Osmar Prado was born on August 18, 1947 in São Paulo, SP, Brazil as Osmar do Amaral Barbosa. He is an actor, known for Olga (2004), 10 Segundos para Vencer (2018) and Ciranda de Pedra (2008). He is married to Vânia Pacheco. They have one child. He was previously married to Elizabeth Barbosa.
29. Paloma Duarte
Paloma Duarte was born on May 21, 1977 in São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil as Paloma Marcos Sanchez Silva. She is an actress, known for Two Sons of Francisco (2005), Leo e Bia (2010) and Soulbound (2011). She was previously married to Marcos Winter and Renato Lui.
30. Paulo Betti
Actor | Cafundó
Paulo Betti is one of the most well-known and respected actors in Brazil today. Having earned a "Distinguished Fulbright Fellowship", Paulo began his theatrical career in 1969 with "Zé do Burro", which earned him first acting award. He was the leading man in more than 13 films, including "Lamarca" ...
33. Sílvia Buarque
Actress | Reza a Lenda
Sílvia Buarque was born on March 28, 1969 in Rome, Lazio, Italy as Sílvia Severo Buarque de Hollanda. She is an actress and producer, known for Reza a Lenda (2016), Louise's Wedding (2001) and Mistério no Colégio Brasil (1988). She is married to Chico Díaz. They have one child. She ...
35. Tereza Seiblitz
Actress | Querido Estranho
Tereza Seiblitz was born on June 29, 1964 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as Ana Teresa Milanez de Lossio e Seiblitz. She is an actress, known for Darling Stranger (2002), Donas de Casa Desesperadas (2007) and Explode Coração (1995). She is married to Kiko Horta. They have ...
37. Tonico Pereira
Actor | A Força do Querer
Tonico Pereira was born on June 22, 1948 in Campos dos Goitacases, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as Antônio Carlos de Souza Pereira. He is an actor and director, known for Edge of Desire (2017), The Blind Man Who Shouted Light (1997) and Colors (2012). He is married to Marina Salomão. They have two ...
38. Wagner Moura
Actor | Tropa de Elite
Moura was born in Salvador, a city located in Northeast Region of Brazil, but grew up in the small town of Rodelas, Bahia. His mother, Alderiva, was a housewife, and his father, José Moura, was a Sergeant in the Brazilian Air Force. At the age of 13, he moved with his family to Salvador, Bahia.