Birth Place Matching "Brazil" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | Deadpool
Morena Baccarin was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, to actress Vera Setta and journalist Fernando Baccarin. Her uncle was actor Ivan Setta. Morena has Italian and Brazilian Portuguese ancestry. She moved to New York at the age of 10, when her father was transferred there. She attended the LaGuardia...
2. 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.
Actor | 300
One of Brazil's most famous actors, Rodrigo Junqueira dos Reis Santoro was born in Petrópolis, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, to Maria José Junqueira dos Reis, an artist, and Francesco Santoro, an engineer. His father is Italian, while his mother, who is Brazilian, has Portuguese ancestry.
Santoro is known...
5. Alice Braga
Actress | I Am Legend
Alice Braga Moraes born April 15, 1983 is a Brazilian actress. She has appeared in several Brazilian films, most notably as Angélica in 2002's highly acclaimed City of God and as Karina in 2005's Lower City. She came to international prominence after appearing opposite Will Smith in I Am Legend (...
Actress | Scanners
Jennifer O'Neill was born in Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, on February 20, 1948. Her father Oscar (who died 2009 at age 91) was of Irish-Spanish descent and her mother Irene ("Rene") was English. Whereas Elvis Presley was riding high on the fame of his hit record, "Blue Suede Shoes", in 1956, in 1957--...
Alessandra Corine Ambrosio was born in the Brazilian town of Erichim, Rio Grande do Sul, to petrol station-owning parents of Italian, Polish and Portuguese ancestry. She took up local modeling classes at the age of 12 and participated in Brazil's legendary 'Elite Model Look' competition two years ...
Actress | Ne-Yo: Because of You
Camila Alves McConaughey was born on January 28, 1982 in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil as Camila Alves. She is an actress, known for Ne-Yo: Because of You (2007), Kids BBQ Championship (2016) and Shear Genius (2007). She has been married to Matthew McConaughey since June 9, 2012. They have ...
10. Sônia Braga
Actress | Dona Flor e Seus Dois Maridos
Sônia Braga was born June 8, 1950, in Maringá, Paraná State, Brazil, to a seamstress mother and a realtor father. She starred in the film adaptation of Jorge Amado's Dona Flor and Her Two Husbands (1976), in the central role of Dona Flor. She earned American recognition and a Golden Globe ...
11. Bruno Campos
Actor | The Princess and the Frog
Bruno is the son of an international banker, Paulo, and an actress, Thania. Although born in Rio de Janeiro, he grew up Brazil, Toronto, Bahrain, and Houston. He has three sisters - Mara, age 33 (in 1999); Adriana, age 32; and Mariana, age 21. At age 14, he attended Michigan's Interlochen Arts ...
12. Lino Facioli
Actor | Game of Thrones
Lino was born in Brazil, where he used to live until moving to London in 2005 (aged 4) with both his parents. His father is a graphic artist and animator, his mother an architect and jewellery designer.
Being brewed in a creative environment, Lino always showed a very inquisitive nature, and has had...
Actress | Let It Snow
You can see Andrea portray 'Debbie' in Netflix's "Let It Snow (2019)" based off the New York Times Best Seller with a remarkable young cast. Andrea is an actress, classically trained dancer, world traveler and a yoga/wellness enthusiast born in São Paulo, Brazil. She danced professionally around ...
14. Jade Catta-Preta
Self | The Soup
Jade Catta-Preta is a Brazilian born comic and actress working in Los Angeles, New York, and Brazil. She performs all over the country both in English and Portuguese and you can see her regularly at all the clubs. Jade won the role of the new host of The Soup on E!. She can also be seen on Hulu's ...
Director | Blindness
Fernando Meirelles was born in a middle class family in São Paulo City, Brazil.
He studied architecture at the university of São Paulo. At the same time he developed an interest in filmmaking. With a group of friends he started producing experimental videos and video art. They won a huge number of ...
17. Gisele Bündchen
Actress | Taxi
It was in 1994 when Gisele Bundchen was discovered at age 14 in a Brazilian fashion mall, and now she is "the" most famous face in the business. Since then, Gisele has graced the covers of countless magazines as any other model in the history, including Rolling Stone, Time, Forbes, Newsweek and all...
18. Adriana Lima
Actress | Ocean's Eight
Adriana Lima was born on June 12, 1981 in Salvador, Bahia, Brazil. At the tender age of 13, Adriana entered the Ford Supermodel of the World Contest, where her unique beauty, derived from her Brazilian, African, Japanese, Portuguese, French, and Caribbean lineage, won her second place. Moving to ...
19. Rafael Silva
Actor | 9-1-1: Lone Star
Rafael Silva was born on June 18th, 1994, in Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil. He moved to the United States at the age of 13, to Harrison, New Jersey. Silva did not grow up in the acting world. Following his grandfather' and many of his uncles' footsteps, he grew up wanting to become a ...
22. Izabel Goulart
Actress | Baywatch
Izabel Goulart is best known for her work as a Victoria's Secrets lingerie model. She appeared in eleven Victoria's Secret Fashion shows from 2005 through 2015 and was a Victoria's Secret Angel from 2005 to 2008. Goulart also appeared in 2011 Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. She was the face of A...
23. Bianca Comparato
Actress | 3%
Bianca Mendes Comparato (born November 19, 1985) is a Brazilian actress. She is known for starring in critically acclaimed productions such as Como Esquecer in 2010, as well as A Menina sem Qualidades and Somos tao Jovens, both in 2013, the latter for which she won the Grande Prêmio do Cinema ...
24. Michele Nordin
Actress | Justified
Michele Nordin was born on October 2, 1980 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. She is an actress, known for Justified (2010), Believe in Me (2006) and How I Met Your Mother (2005). She has been married to Tim Rettele since September 14, 2013. They have three children.
25. Florinda Bolkan
Actress | Cari genitori
A sensual, versatile legend of arthouse and grindhouse Italian cinema, Florinda Bolkan was born Florinda Soares Bulcão in Uruburetama, Ceará, Brazil, as the youngest of three children from a Brazilian father and an Indios mother. Her father, diplomat José Pedro Soares Bulcão, died when she was 14, ...
27. Larissa Dias
Actress | Supernatural
Larissa is a Brazilian born in Recife, Brazil who eventually moved to Vancouver, Canada with her family.
Aside from her training in film, TV & theatre, Larissa has a Joint Bachelor's degree in Interactive Arts & Technology and Communications.
After deciding to pursue acting as a career, she landed ...
29. Daniel Benzali
Actor | A View to a Kill
Daniel Benzali is an internationally renowned actor who has astonished and delighted audiences worldwide for over 30 years with his powerful performances in a wide range of film, television and theatre roles. Mr. Benzali received a Golden Globe Award nomination for his magnificent performance as ...
30. Marco Pigossi
Actor | A Força do Querer
One of the most important artists of his generation, Marco Pigossi collects high-profile roles in 13 years of career as an actor. Is one of the main characters in "A Força do Querer", the most successful prime time soap opera of Rede Globo in the last 5 years. He is doing his debut in the film ...
31. Thaila Ayala
Actress | When Red is White
Thaila Ayala was born on April 14, 1986 in Presidente Prudente, São Paulo, Brazil. She is an actress, known for When Red is White (2018), Zeroville (2019) and Young Hearts (1995). She has been married to Renato Góes since October 5, 2019. She was previously married to Paulo Vilhena.
32. José Padilha
Producer | Tropa de Elite
He is best known for directing the Brazilian critical and financial successes Elite Squad and Elite Squad: The Enemy Within and the 2014 remake of RoboCop. He has won the Golden Bear at the Berlin International Film Festival for Elite Squad in 2008. He is also the producer and director of the ...
33. Juliana Paes
Actress | Caminho das Índias
Juliana Paes was born on March 26, 1979 in Rio Bonito, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as Juliana Couto Paes. She is an actress, known for India: A Love Story (2009), Edge of Desire (2017) and Pé na Jaca (2006). She has been married to Carlos Eduardo Baptista since September 9, 2008. They have two ...
34. Walter Salles
Director | Central do Brasil
Walter Salles was born on April 12, 1956 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as Walther Moreira Salles Jr. He is a director and producer, known for Central Station (1998), The Motorcycle Diaries (2004) and Foreign Land (1995). He is married to Maria Klabin. They have one child.
Actress | Shameless
Stephanie Fantauzzi is a New York based writer, actress, model and singer from São Paulo, Brazil. When she's not writing or on set, Stephanie enjoys long walks in the city with her mutt, a rescue by the name of Lola. Stephanie moved to Florida with her family, at the age of 10. She considers Boca ...
37. Daniela Lavender
Actress | Ali G Indahouse
Born in Bahia, Brazil, Daniela Lavender is part of a close knit 30-strong family, at the age of eight she began training in ballet, jazz, contemporary dance and later studied Flamenco dancing under Roberto Amaral and Yolanda Arroyo in Los Angeles. She then moved into journalism and received a ...
39. Larissa Andrade
Actress | Alien Warfare
Larissa Andrade is a model and Brazilian actress; She started working as a model while still doing her first modeling course, at age 15, in Goiânia-Brazil. She was the finalist for the Riachuelo Mega Models contest, at that time. An international agent saw her in a fashion show and contacted ...
42. Selton Mello
Actor | O Mecanismo
Selton Mello is a Brazilian actor, director, and screenwriter.
Beginning his career in television during childhood, Mello is today one of Brazil's most prominent and critically acclaimed artists - with an extensive body of work in theater, cinema, and other creative fronts.
Mello played leading roles...
Actress | Stealth
Caroline de Souza Correa was born on May 19, 1979 in Umuarama, Paraná, Brazil as Caroline De Souza Correa. She is an actress and producer, known for Stealth (2005), The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift (2006) and Redbelt (2008). She has been married to Aladdin Ishmael since February 22, 2008.
Actress | O Clone
Giovanna Antonelli was born on March 18, 1976 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as Giovanna Antonelli Prado. She is an actress and producer, known for The Clone (2001), Overwhelming Women (2002) and Seven Women (2003). She was previously married to Roberto Locascio and Ricardo Medina.
45. Deborah Secco
Actress | Bruna Surfistinha
Deborah Secco was born on November 26, 1979 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as Deborah Fialho Secco. She is an actress and producer, known for Confessions of a Brazilian Call Girl (2011), Good Luck (2014) and America (2005). She has been married to Hugo Moura since 2015. They have one ...
Actor | Victory
Simply he was, and for many people still is, the greatest football player of the world. Not a single thing was impossible for him: he won three World Cup with his National Team of Brazil (Sweden 1958, Chile 1962, Mexico 1970). He scored more than 1.200 goals during his long career (more than 1.300 ...
49. Marcella Bragio
Marcella Bragio is a San Francisco based actress with numerous TV and movie credits. After establishing herself as a successful model in national adds with stars such as Steve Young and Jerry Rice, she transitioned to acting into 2015. A member of SAG-AFTRA, she continues to be in demand model and ...
Actress | A Força do Querer
Maria Fernanda Cândido was born on May 25, 1974 in Londrina, Paraná, Brazil. She is an actress, known for Edge of Desire (2017), Dom (2003) and Terra Nostra (1999). She has been married to Petrit Spahira since September 9, 2005. They have two children.