The protagonist cast consists of Julia Lemmertz, Rui Rezende and Fernanda Carvalho Leite. Here are their testimonials:
Julia Lemmertz will play the character Mara and recorded a statement in which she talks about the importance of the story, her willingness to play the character, her bold style of being available to work with different teams, her willingness to act in Porto Alegre (will be the first time) your birth city.
Julia Lemmertz debuted as an actress at the age of 5 alongside her mother Lílian Lemmertz in the film As Amorosas in 1968. She has made numerous novels, films, theater shows and received several awards. His last soap opera was Mirror of Life (2019) on Rede Globo. In addition to being an actress, Julia also works as a producer on several works. It is currently on display in Rio de Janeiro with the show “Simples Assim”, based on the chronicles of Martha Medeiros, directed by Ernesto Piccolo. The list of his works can be accessed through IMDB: https://www.imdb.com/name/nm0501412/
Rui Rezende, in addition to being an actor, is the author of the theatrical text on which the film’s script was based and talks about his writing side, about the adaptation of his text for a film script and about his character Constâncio.
Rui Rezende is a well-known actor in theater, cinema and television. He started his career in the 60s and played countless characters. The most popular is Professor Astromar Junqueira, from the anthological novel “Roque Santeiro” (1985). She participated in important productions of Brazilian and international cinema such as “Dona Flor and her two husbands” (1976), “Luar sobre Parador” (1988), “Menino Maluquinho 2” (1998), “Narradores de Javé” (2003), “ The man who challenged the devil ”(2007),“ The secret of diamonds ”(2014), among others. On television, he made striking novels such as “Beto Rockfeller” (1968), “Ciranda Cirandinha” (1978), “The story of Ana Raio and Zé Trovão” (1990), “Bang Bang” (2006), “A Favorita” ( 2008), among many others over a 50-year career. He also participated in series, miniseries and specials. In theater, he performed in countless shows of different genres, from dramatic to musical. With director and screenwriter Lisiane Cohen, she made the film Hoje tem Felicidade (2005) and received her first awards as an actor.
Fernanda Carvalho Leite will play the character Antônia, the youngest of the family, a dense character who will challenge the actress, in addition to placing her alongside two big names in acting in the country.
Actress and dancer performs regularly in theater, cinema, TV, dubbing, advertising, events, shows and performances. Born in Porto Alegre on March 20, 1974. Studied in New York at The Lee Strasberg Theater Institute. She received four awards for best actress in cinema. Theater success with the comedy Inimigas Íntimas alongside Ingra Lyberato. On television he presented programs in OCTO, TV COM and RBS TV. He integrated Ânima Cia de Dança, by choreographer Eva Schul, created shows and performances with GrupoTATO. Palcohabitasul Award for Scenic Assembly for BEATRIZ, BEleza and A TRIsteZa dance-theater script. Specialist in Pedagogies of the Body and Health and master’s student in Performing Arts at UFRGS. Since 2001 promotes Contacto Improvisation in Porto Alegre, holding workshops, performances, jams, producing courses and the Festival Sul em Contacto, which takes place annually. Scholarship in New York 2011 for the research project ContactViewpoints, perspectives for the training of the dancer-actor, with classes at SITI Company and Movement Research.