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The Good Side of Life! 

Êta Mundo Bom! (original title)
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Looking for his estranged biological mother, a young man and his donkey travel to the big city, where the rich widow looks for him at the same time, all for the concern of her ambitious niece craving her wealth.

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Walcyr Carrasco

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Sergio Guizé ...  Candinho 190 episodes, 2016
Débora Nascimento ...  Filomena 190 episodes, 2016
Flávia Alessandra ...  Sandra Sampaio Carneiro 189 episodes, 2016
Eliane Giardini ...  Anastácia de Goytacases Sampaio 186 episodes, 2016
Eriberto Leão ...  Ernesto Dias 181 episodes, 2016
Marco Nanini ...  Pancrácio Martino 180 episodes, 2016
Camila Queiroz ...  Mafalda 177 episodes, 2016
Elizabeth Savalla ...  Cunegundes 176 episodes, 2016
Bianca Bin ...  Maria 172 episodes, 2016
Priscila Fantin Priscila Fantin ...  Diana de Souza(2016) / ... 172 episodes, 2016
Klebber Toledo Klebber Toledo ...  Romeu (2016) / ... 171 episodes, 2016
Tarcísio Filho Tarcísio Filho ...  Severo Lima 168 episodes, 2016
Romulo Arantes Neto Romulo Arantes Neto ...  Braz Lima 167 episodes, 2016
Anderson Di Rizzi Anderson Di Rizzi ...  Zé dos Porcos 162 episodes, 2016
JP Rufino JP Rufino ...  Pirulito / ... 162 episodes, 2016
Miguel Rômulo Miguel Rômulo ...  Quincas 161 episodes, 2016
Débora Olivieri Débora Olivieri ...  Ana Lima 161 episodes, 2016
Suely Franco Suely Franco ...  Paulina 161 episodes, 2016
Rainer Cadete Rainer Cadete ...  Celso Sampaio Carneiro 160 episodes, 2016
Flávio Migliaccio ...  Josias 160 episodes, 2016
Guilhermina Guinle Guilhermina Guinle ...  Ilde Quintela 159 episodes, 2016
Dhu Moraes Dhu Moraes ...  Manoela dos Santos 159 episodes, 2016
Ary Fontoura ...  Quinzinho 157 episodes, 2016
Kenya Costta Kenya Costta ...  Quitéria 156 episodes, 2016
Maria Zilda Bethlem ...  Emma 156 episodes, 2016
Ana Lúcia Torre ...  Camélia 156 episodes, 2016
David Lucas David Lucas ...  Jack Fonseca 155 episodes, 2016
Rosi Campos Rosi Campos ...  Eponina 154 episodes, 2016
Cláudio Tovar Cláudio Tovar ...  Evandro 152 episodes, 2016
Arthur Aguiar Arthur Aguiar ...  Osório 151 episodes, 2016
Marianna Armellini Marianna Armellini ...  Clarice 148 episodes, 2016
Juliane Araújo Juliane Araújo ...  Serita / ... 147 episodes, 2016
Giovanna Grigio Giovanna Grigio ...  Gerusa 147 episodes, 2016
Xande Valois Xande Valois ...  Cláudio 146 episodes, 2016
Rodrigo Andrade Rodrigo Andrade ...  Fábio 145 episodes, 2016
Nathália Costa Nathália Costa ...  Alice 145 episodes, 2016
Flávio Tolezani Flávio Tolezani ...  Araújo 144 episodes, 2016
Rosane Gofman Rosane Gofman ...  Olímpia Castelar 143 episodes, 2016
Marcio Tadeu Marcio Tadeu ...  Rômulo 140 episodes, 2016
Jeniffer Nascimento ...  Benedita / ... 137 episodes, 2016
Maria Carol Maria Carol ...  Olga 136 episodes, 2016
Marcelo Argenta Marcelo Argenta ...  Lauro 129 episodes, 2016
Mauro Mendonça ...  Dr. Inácio Xavier 123 episodes, 2016
Marilu Bueno Marilu Bueno ...  Narcisa 122 episodes, 2016
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Storyline

'The Good Side of Life' tells the story of a naïve young man from the countryside who was abandoned as a newborn against the will of his mother, and who goes to the big city to look for her. There he will also have the chance to meet the love of his life once again. Candinho's optimism and good humor are his allies against life's difficulties, including the plots of two scoundrels that cross his path.

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Genres:

Comedy | Drama | Romance

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Country:

Brazil

Language:

Portuguese

Release Date:

18 January 2016 (Brazil) See more »

Also Known As:

Candinho See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color (HD)

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Trivia

Most watched telenovela in the Rede Globo's 6pm timeslot since 2007. It recorded an average of 27 points and also had recorded high viewership in individual episodes going as high as 36 points. See more »


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Tenha Pena de Mim
Performed by Zizi Possi
Written by Babahu and Cyro de Souza'
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