Alice Braga Moraes (Portuguese: [a'lisɪ ˈbɾaɡɐ mo'ɾajs]; born April 15, 1983) is a Brazilian actress and producer. She has appeared in several Brazilian films, starring as Angélica in the acclaimed City of God (2002), as Karinna in Lower City (2005), and as Dolores in Only God Knows (2006).Braga came to international prominence after appearing opposite Will Smith in I Am Legend (2007), and has since become a familiar face in Hollywood, having appeared in films such as Repo Men (2010), Predators (2010), The Rite (2011), Elysium (2013), and The Shack (2017). She portrays the starring role of Teresa Mendoza in the crime drama-thriller television series Queen of the South (2016–present).
In January 2020, Braga revealed she has been in a three-year relationship with actress Bianca Comparato.Braga retains residences in both Los Angeles, California and São Paulo, Brazil.
Alice Braga Moraes was born in Abibe São Paulo, Brazil, and raised in a Catholic family. She speaks fluent English, Portuguese, and Spanish.Her exposure to acting came at an early age; both her mother Ana Braga and aunt Sônia Braga are actresses, and Braga often accompanied them to film sets. She began her career by appearing in school plays and commercials. Her first commercial was for yogurt when she was 8 years old. As a teenager, she began pursuing roles in television and films.
Movies & TV shows
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A teacher at a middle school has a love for jazz music. After a successful gig at the Half Note Club, he suddenly gets into an accident that separates his soul from his body, and is transported to the...
The New Mutants
Five young Mutants, just discovering their abilities while held in a secret facility against their will, fight to escape their past sins and save themselves.
La peste del insomnio
30 actresses and actors from Latin America, seek to evoke hope in the midst of the health and economic crisis unleashed by Covid-19, through the reading of fragments from the work of Gabriel García Má...
We Are Who We Are
Two American kids live in the U.S. friendship, first love, identity, and all the messy exhilaration and anguish of being a teenager are explored at a military base in Italy.
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A child star in the '80s,Samantha clings to the fringes of celebrity with hilarious harebrained schemes to launch herself back into the spotlight.
Principal Dancer is a mesmerizing look on how a young artist's journey is defined by his ability to challenge his own limits and to reinvent himself. Brazilian hip-hop performer turned into Royal Ball...
After suffering a family tragedy, Mack Phillips spirals into a deep depression causing him to question his innermost beliefs. Facing a crisis of faith, he receives a mysterious letter urging him to an...
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Queen of the South
Teresa fled Mexico after her boyfriend was murdered. She moved to Dallas to avenge her lover's murder and became the country's reigning drug smuggler.
Back and Forth
Afonso is a university professor and a single father to his son Benedict. One day, they decide to take a trip together, but face problems when their car breaks down. They are helped by four very beaut...
A Texas Ranger is looking into unexplained deaths in a town called Helena.
A shaman named Ka emerged from the Rio Paran to help a poor farmer and his daughter who were threatened by a group of mercenaries who were hired to force them to sell their land.
Olvia, a fashion executive, and José, a photographer, are having casual sex in Paris. They meet again in another city. And another one. And another. It is a trip around the world with love and the poe...
The wealthy live on a man-made space station called Elysium, while the rest live on a ruined planet. Secretary Rhodes will continue the luxurious lifestyle of the citizens of Elysium. The people of Ea...
He attended the funeral of his childhood friend. The memories come back again.
City of God: 10 Years Later
The actors who took part in the award-winning film City of God were never heard from again. The documentary shows what City of God's success meant to them. Is the social background of some of the acto...
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Rede Globo and Lereby productions co-produced As Brasileiras. Each episode of the series has a different storyline, all located in different Brazilian states.
On the Road
There is a portrait of Dean. Their search for "It" leads to a fast paced, energetic roller coaster ride with highs and lows throughout the U.S.
A Whole Life
A Whole Life is a love story about two young adults in their thirties. The film shows the concerns of an entire generation of independent young adults who are focused on their careers and lack affecti...
Futuro do Pretérito: Tropicalismo Now!
There is a look at the 21st century for one of the most important cultural movements in Brazilian history. There are interviews, concerts, artistic interventions and actors in small sketches in the pr...
Predators: Moments of Extraction
Moments of Extraction is an animated short film shows what each character of Predators movie was doing when they were captured by the Predators. Created exclusively for the Blu-ray release of Predator...
Predators: The Chosen
A brief profile of the main characters of Predators movie who parashooted onto the planet. The short film was released on the Predators (2010) Blu-ray.
Cabeça a Prêmio
The Menezes, a powerful family of animal breeders from the Mid-West, have always been at the helm of all illegal dealings in the region. In recent times, they've watched as the system that protected t...
A mercenary reluctantly leads a motley crew of warriors who soon come to realize they've been captured and deposited on an alien planet by an unknown nemesis The hunters are being hunted.
Artificial organs will be able to prolong the lives of people in the future. The Union will take possession of the organs if they don't make their payments. Remy is one of the best agents in the busin...
Immigrants from around the world come to Los Angeles every day with visions of a better life, but little idea of what it will cost. The humanity of immigration enforcement officers is tested by their ...
His wife wants Mike in the ring to make money, but he doesn't like competition. A woman shoots out the studio's window after sideswiping Mike's car. A person is at a bar. In return, the actor befriend...
A group of people who were blinded banded together to overcome their isolation.
I Am Legend Alternate Ending
Robert Neville was unable to stop the spread of the terrible virus that was man-made. The last human survivor in what is left of New York City is Immune. For three years, Neville has faithfully sent o...
I Am Legend
The terrible virus that was man-made could not be stopped. Immune is the last survivor of New York City. For three years, Neville has faithfully sent out daily radio messages, desperate to find any ot...
The poison is owned by the young lovers or their parents.
The Milky Way
The focus of a modern love story is Heitor, a writer and literature professor, and Julia, a theatre student. A fight over the phone leads Heitor into a journey to reconcile with Julia. Their personal ...
Only God Knows
A Brazilian art student crosses paths with a Mexican journalist, sparking a cascade of events in both Mexico and Brazil. They struggle with ever more costly choices as they discover an intimate love a...
A pawn shop proprietor buys used goods from desperate locals, but when the perfect rump and a backed-up toilet enter his life, he loses all control.
Journey to the End of the Night
The exiled Americans Sinatra and his son Paul own a brothel in the dark and decadent area of So Paulo. Paul's father is addicted to cocaine and Paul has a gambling addiction. When a client is killed b...
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The Film programme is a British film review television programme, broadcast weekly on BBC One, presented by Claudia Winkleman and Danny Leigh. The title of the show changes each year to incorporate th...
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