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A Grande Família is a Brazilian television comedy, and is one of the most watched primetime shows. The show airs on the Globo Network, and tells the story of a typical lower middle-class family living in a suburb neighborhood of Rio de Janeiro.

The family consists of a working father, Lineu, a housewife and mother, Nenê, their son Tuco, their daughter Bebel, and Bebel's fiancée, Agostinho, a taxi driver portrayed as the typical carioca malandro. The family's grandfather, Floriano, was written out of the story after the death of actor Rogério Cardoso.

Since its debut on March 29, 2001, the show has broadcast 442 episodes and the thirteenth season starts on April 4, 2013. A Grande Família is the longest-running Brazilian sitcom.

A movie based on the series premiered on January 10, 2007.

  1. Max Nunes


  2. Roberto Freire


Series Cast

  1. Marieta Severo

    Marieta Severo

    Irene 'Nenê' Silva

    485 Episodes

  2. Marco Nanini

    Marco Nanini

    Lineu Silva

    485 Episodes

  3. Pedro Cardoso

    Pedro Cardoso

    Agostinho Carrara

    485 Episodes

  4. Guta Stresser

    Guta Stresser

    Isabel 'Bebel' Carrara

    485 Episodes

  5. Lúcio Mauro Filho

    Lúcio Mauro Filho

    Artur 'Tuco' Silva

    485 Episodes

  6. Marcos Oliveira

    Marcos Oliveira

    Abelardo 'Beiçola' Taubaté

    485 Episodes

  7. Tonico Pereira

    Tonico Pereira

    José Carlos Mendonça, Mendonça

    450 Episodes

  8. Evandro Mesquita

    Evandro Mesquita

    Paulo 'Paulão' Wilson

    345 Episodes

  9. Andréa Beltrão

    Andréa Beltrão

    Marilda Maria Rei

    288 Episodes

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Full Cast & Crew

Last Season

Season 14

2014 | 23 Episodes

Season 14 of A Grande Família premiered on April 10, 2014.

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Status Ended


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Type Scripted

Original Language Portuguese


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