The Mechanism



A scandal erupts in Brazil during an investigation of alleged government corruption via oil and construction companies. Loosely inspired by true events.

  1. José Padilha


  2. Elena Soarez


Series Cast

  1. Otto Jr.

    Otto Jr.

    8 Episodes

  2. Alessandra Colasanti

    8 Episodes

  3. Selton Mello

    Selton Mello

    Marco Ruffo

    8 Episodes

  4. Caroline Abras

    Caroline Abras

    8 Episodes

  5. Jonathan Haagensen

    Jonathan Haagensen

    8 Episodes

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The Mechanism

Season 2

2019 | 8 Episodes

Despite changes at home and work, Ruffo resumes his fight, following a corrupt new target and a trail of kickbacks into the upper reaches of politics.

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The Mechanism
The Mechanism



Original Name O Mecanismo

Status Returning Series


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  • TV-MA


    This program is specifically designed to be viewed by adults and therefore may be unsuitable for children under 17

Type Scripted

Original Language Portuguese

Runtime 60m



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