Sônia Braga

Born Jun 8, 1950

Sônia Maria Campos Braga is a Brazilian actress. She has been nominated for both a Golden Globe Award and an Emmy Award.

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1950 Birth Born on June 8, 1950.


1968 18 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1968, she participated in the cast of the first Brazilian assembly Hair, directed by Ademar War.


1972 22 Years Old Despite the success on stages and acting in soap operas, it was in the television series, Vila Sésamo, displayed in 1972, that Braga became a household name. … Read More
1975 25 Years Old In 1975, Braga starred in the telenovela Gabriela, in an adaptation of Jorge Amado's novel Gabriela, Clove and Cinnamon. … Read More
1976 26 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1976, she made the film Dona Flor and Her Two Husbands directed by Bruno Barreto, alongside José Wilker and Mauro Mendonça. … Read More
1979 29 Years Old In 1979, Sonia Braga ventured into children's theater in the play No País dos Prequetés. … Read More


1981 31 Years Old In 1981, she starred in Eu Te Amo directed by Arnaldo Jabor, and won the best actress award at the Gramado Film Festival.
1985 35 Years Old In 1985, she starred in the movie Kiss of the Spider Woman alongside Raul Julia and William Hurt. … Read More


1995 45 Years Old In 1995, she was nominated for an Emmy Award for Best Supporting Actress in a Miniseries or a Movie for The Burning Season, but lost to Shirley Knight. … Read More
1996 46 Years Old In 1996, won the Lone Star Film & Television Awards, as best supporting actress for her work in Streets of Laredo directed by Joseph Sargent. … Read More


2001 51 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2001, she joined the cast of Memórias Póstumas directed by André Klotzel based on The Posthumous Memoirs of Bras Cubas by Machado de Assis. … Read More
2002 52 Years Old In 2002, she appeared in American Family, a PBS series created by Gregory Nava that follows the lives of a Latino family in Los Angeles.
2006 56 Years Old In 2006, she returned to work on a telenovela of Rede Globo, playing sculptress Tônia in Páginas da Vida.


2010 60 Years Old In 2010, she starred in the episode A Adultera da Urca, in the miniseries As Cariocas and in 2011, made a cameo in the Tapas & Beijos series. … Read More
2014 64 Years Old Braga’s scenes were filmed on location in Mexico and her episodes were aired in August 2014.
2015 65 Years Old In November 2015, Marvel announced that Braga had been cast in the television series, Luke Cage, produced by Marvel Television in association with ABC Studios for Netflix. … Read More
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