Biography

Nelson Agostini Xavier (30 August 1941 – 10 May 2017) was a Brazilian actor. He appeared in more than 95 films and television shows between 1959 and 2017. He starred in the 1964 film Os Fuzis, which won the Silver Bear Extraordinary Jury Prize at the 14th Berlin International Film Festival.

In 1976 Xavier co-directed A Queda along with Ruy Guerra, a sequel to Os Fuzis. It was entered into the 28th Berlin International Film Festival, where it won the Silver Bear – Special Jury Prize.

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Nelson Agostini Xavier (30 August 1941 – 10 May 2017) was a Brazilian actor. He appeared in more than 95 films and television shows between 1959 and 2017. He starred in the 1964 film Os Fuzis, which won the Silver Bear Extraordinary Jury Prize at the 14th Berlin International Film Festival.

In 1976 Xavier co-directed A Queda along with Ruy Guerra, a sequel to Os Fuzis. It was entered into the 28th Berlin International Film Festival, where it won the Silver Bear – Special Jury Prize.

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Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 67

Birthday 1941-08-30

Day of Death 2017-05-10

Place of Birth São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil

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Also Known As

  • Nelson Agostini Xavier

Acting TV ShowsMovies

O Príncipe do Fogo as Narrador
2017 Comeback as Amador
2016 Rondon, o Desbravador as Cândido Rondon
2015 O Tempo as Almirante
2015 Os Sonhos de um Sonhador - A História de Frank Aguiar as Chico das Dores
2015 A Floresta Que se Move as Heitor
2014 Trash as Jefferson
2014 Farewell as Admiral
2012 Gabriela (77 episodes) as Fazendeiro Altino Brandão (1 episode) as Coronel Altino
2012 A Dama do Estácio
2011 O Filme dos Espíritos
2011 As Mães de Chico Xavier as Chico Xavier
2011 O Gerente
2010 Chico Xavier as Chico Xavier 1969 - 1975
2009 Stolen Dreams as Avô
2005 Belíssima (209 episodes) as Bento Pereira
2004 Senhora do Destino (1 episode) as Sebastião
2004 Benjamim
2003 Narradores de Javé
2002 Lua Cambará - Nas Escadarias do Palácio
2001 Estrela-Guia (83 episodes) as Purunam Sukham
2000 Denying Brazil
1999 Suave Veneno (209 episodes) as Fortunato Queiroz
1997 Napomuceno's Will
1995 Sombras de Julho
1994 Boca as Father Silva
1994 Lamarca
1992 Pedra sobre Pedra (178 episodes) as Delegado Queiroz
1991 At Play in the Fields of the Lord as Father Xantes
1991 Vai Trabalhar Vagabundo II: A Volta
1990 Sweet Creek (1 episode) as Capitão Laurindo
1990 Césio 137 - O Pesadelo de Goiânia as Devair
1988 Moon Over Parador as General Sinaldo
1988 Referência
1986 Hipertensão (167 episodes) as Joel
1985 Tenda dos Milagres (30 episodes) as Pedro Archanjo
1985 Rei do Rio as Nico Sabonete
1984 Tensão no Rio as Coronel Flores
1984 Para Viver Um Grande Amor as Carioca
1983 O Cangaceiro Trapalhão as Lampião
1983 O Mágico e o Delegado
1982 Bloody Destiny as Lampião
1980 O Bandido Antônio Dó
1980 They Don't Wear Black Tie as Investigator
1980 Eu Carrego um Sertão Dentro de Mim as Narrador
1979 The Animal's Skin
1979 O Bom Burguês
1976 Dona Flor and Her Two Husbands as Mirandão
1976 Soledade - A Bagaceira
1976 The Fall
1976 Gordos e Magros
1975 Segunda Feira as Narrador
1974 Ovelha Negra, Uma Despedida de Solteiro as Mário, chefe da orquestra
1974 The Devil Queen as Catitu
1973 Vai Trabalhar Vagabundo! as Babalu
1972 A Culpa
1971 As Confissões de Frei Abóbora
1970 É Simonal
1970 Of Gods and the Undead as Valu
1970 Two Lost in a Dirty Night as Paco
1968 Desesperato
1968 Blablablá
1968 Massacre no Supermercado
1965 The Deceased as Timbira
1964 The Guns as Mário
1964 Seara Vermelha
1959 Lonesome Women

Writing

1976 The Fall Writer
1970 Two Lost in a Dirty Night Writer

Directing

1976 The Fall Director

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