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Ariano Suassuna (1927–2014)

Ariano Suassuna was born on June 16, 1927 in João Pessoa, Paraíba, Brazil as Ariano Vilar Suassuna. He was a writer and actor, known for A Dog's Will (2000), O Auto da Compadecida (1999) and A Pedra do Reino (2007). He died on July 23, 2014 in Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil. See full bio »

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 2007 A Pedra do Reino (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 5 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2007) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (2007) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.5 (2007) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.4 (2007) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (2007) ... (novel)
 2000 A Dog's Will (play)
 1999 O Auto da Compadecida (TV Mini-Series) (play "O Auto da Compadecida")
 1969 Our Lady of Compassion (play)
 1963 TV de Vanguarda (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Auto da Compadecida (1963) ... (play)
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 2018 O Sentido da Vida (Documentary) (filming)
 2000-2007 Programa do Jô (TV Series)
- Episode dated 5 June 2007 (2007) ... Himself
- Episode dated 1 December 2000 (2000) ... Himself
 2007 O Engenho de Zé Lins (Documentary)
 2003 O Sertãomundo de Suassuna (Documentary)

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