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Cast

Credited cast:
Dircinha Batista ...
Queen of Bananaland
Oscarito
Aloysio de Oliveira ...
(as Bando da Lua)
Lauro Borges
Jorge Murad
Neide Martins
Mario Silva
Paulo Neto
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Almirante
Alvarenga
Fernando Alvarez
Ivo Astolphi ...
(as Bando da Lua)
Castro Barbosa
Linda Batista
Emilinha Borba
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O Que é Que a Baiana Tem?
Written by Dorival Caymmi
Performed by Carmen Miranda
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