Brazilian actresses

Sonia Braga

Sonia Braga

Sonia Braga was born in Maringá, Paraná State, Brazil, the daughter of Maria José “Zeze” Braga, a seamstress, and a realtor father. In 1975, she became famous in Brazil with the telenovela Gabriela (based on the book Gabriela, Cravo e Canela by Jorge Amado). Braga made another notable Jorge...
Posted 16 May 2012 | Brazilian actresses | 2 Comments
Fernanda Montenegro

Fernanda Montenegro

Fernanda Montenegro (born Arlete Pinheiro Esteves da Silva; October 16, 1929) is a Brazilian stage, television and film actress, mostly recognized for her leading role in Central Station, which she was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actress, becoming the first Brazilian actor to be nominated. Regarding the...
Posted 06 Apr 2011 | Brazil, Brazilian actresses | 0 Comments