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Farofa Carioca


Produced in 1995 in Rio de Janeiro by guitarist Jorge Mário da Silva (Seu Jorge, who was simply living over the streets since four years previous, grew up in the indegent and violent neighborhoods from the Baixada Fluminense and acquired two brothers wiped out), French flutist Bertrand Doussain, and Gabriel Moura, Farofa Carioca evidenced the disposition of mixing many nationwide (samba, axé music, choro, xote) and transnational genres (hip-hop, reggae) already within their name (farofa is really a dish manufactured from an assortment of multiple ingredients). The music group shortly became an octet and began to talk about live shows with rings like Globe Hemp, Rappa, and Squaws. Also before their initial album that they had strikes like “Doidinha Em fun??o de Ter Neném,” “São Gonça” and “A Carne,” created with Rappa’s Marcelo Yucca. After 3 years of doing displays in Rio, Farofa Carioca documented their first record, Moro no Brasil, in 1998. It had been the start of their performances at visible occasions like their display in São Paulo (distributed to Fernanda Abreu), the Free of charge Jazz Celebration (Rio de Janeiro and São Paulo), as well as the Mundão (São Paulo). Generally coping with the critical social complications of Brazilian megalopolises, like law enforcement violence and medication trafficking, the group appreciated immediate identification using the public. Moro no Brasil was also the name of the documentary about Brazilian well-known music by Mika Kaurismaki, narrated by Gabriel Moura, and with the involvement of Naná Vasconcelos, Hermeto Pascoal, and Carlinhos Dark brown, amongst others. The documentary acquired on its soundtrack two music with the group, “Brasis” and “Rap perform Negão.” Also from 1999 emerged the participation from the music group in the Abril Pro Rock and roll Festival and in the Multishow Television tribute to Tim Maia with Jorge Ben Jor, Ed Motta, along with other performers. In 1999, Seu Jorge remaining the group and began his solo profession. Farofa Carioca continuing their actions with Gabriel Moura on vocals, starting the 2000 display Ói Nócan be Aqui Outra Vez.

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Full Name Farofa Carioca
Music Songs Moro no Brasil, Rabisca Robson, São Gonça, A Lei Da Bala, Bebel, Doidinha, Dudivara, A Carne, Pretinha, Menino Da Central, Timbó, Índio, Jacaré
Albums Moro no Brasil

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1 She was the Queen of Battery from the School of Samba "Academicos do Salgueiro" in the years of 2005 and 2006.
2 She has posed for the Brazilian Playboy cover in August 2008.
3 She was in a 3-year relationship with the model João Henrique Prado. They broke up in May 2007.
4 Has two sisters: Branca and Alice.
5 Parents: actor Luca De Castro and Cecília Castello Branco.
6 When she was 9, she made her stage debut opposite her father, actor Luca De Castro, in the trilogy "Terror na Praia" (Horror on the Beach)".
7 She has starred in several Brazilian music videos, such as "Esverdear", by Forroçacana, "Festa (Party)", by Ivete Sangalo, "Moro no Brasil(I Live in Brazil)", by Farofa Carioca.
8 Moved to Natal, in the Brazilian northeast state of Rio Grande do Norte, when she was 6, which she considered a quite radical change, but at the same time she felt very privileged to be able to see beautiful beaches, lagoons and dunes.
9 In 2000, she went on stage with the play "Incrível Encanto" (Unbelievable Charm), but in the middle of the first showing, she was forced to give up on the role because she was underage (she was 16).
10 Attended dance school.



E.A.S.: Esquadrão Antissequestro 2017 post-production Rosa
Velho Chico 2016 TV Series Iolanda Iolanda de Sá Ribeiro
Um Suburbano Sortudo 2016 Sofie
Vai que Cola 2014 TV Series Marise
Amor à Vida 2014 TV Series Silvia Gusmão
O Concurso 2013 Mariana
Open Road 2013 Sônia
Amor Eterno Amor 2012 TV Series Jacira
Cilada.com 2011 Mônica
Morde & Assopra 2011 TV Series Natália
Escrito nas Estrelas 2010 TV Series Mariana
Chico e Amigos 2009 TV Movie Patrícia
Beleza Pura 2008 TV Series Sheila
Os Amadores 2007 TV Series Marta
O Profeta 2006-2007 TV Series Ruth
Bang Bang 2005-2006 TV Series Mercedita Bolivar
Senhora do Destino 2004-2005 TV Series Angélica
Peligrosa obsesión 2004 Marina
Um Show de Verão 2004 Salete Keli
Mulheres Apaixonadas 2003 TV Series Gracinha
O Caminho das Nuvens 2003 Sereia



Altas Horas 2008-2017 TV Series Herself
Domingão do Faustão 2009-2014 TV Series Herself - Contestant (segment "Dança dos Famosos") / Herself
Bela Cozinha 2014 TV Series Herself (2015)
Estrelas 2013 TV Series Herself
Encontro com Fátima Bernardes 2013 TV Series Herself
Criança Esperança 2012 2012 TV Special Herself (uncredited)
Rock in Rio 2011 TV Series Herself
Criança Esperança 2011 TV Movie Herself
Fantástico 2010 TV Series documentary Herself
Episódio Especial 2008 TV Series Herself
Caiga quien caiga - CQC 2004 TV Series Herself
Superbonita 2000 TV Series Herself - Guest Host (2009) / Guest (2011)

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1 I consider friendship essential. I have friends everywhere in Brazil and I always miss them.

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