The 50 Most Popular Brazilian Telenovelasby tbell1826 | created - 22 Sep 2011 | updated - 22 Sep 2011 | Public
A list of some of the most popular telenovelas from Brazil.
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4. Terra Speranza (2002–2003)
60 min | Drama, Romance
The story of two young Italian lovers of different, rival families who are separated after he moves to Brazil and falls for another woman, while she is forced to marry a fascist.
5. Little Missy (2006– )
Drama, History, Romance
Monarchists and republicans meet in Araruna, a small fictional town in the interior of São Paulo, in 1886. The novel portrays the love story of the beautiful and wealthy Sinhá Moça - ... See full summary »
7. Vale Tudo (1988– )
50 min | Crime, Drama, Romance
Fátima Accioly is a young, callous woman who wants to be rich and successful at any price. After selling her family's house in the country, she heads to Rio and gets to know dress man César... See full summary »
8. The King of the Cattle (1996– )
60 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance
The enmity between two rancher families in territorial dispute, and the forbidden love between a drover and a landless, mysterious woman with no past.
13. The Prophet (2006–2007)
Drama, Fantasy, Romance
A countryside young man gifted with precognitive powers moves to the big city, where he meets some unscrupulous people interested in his gift, and the girl he knows is the woman of his life.
15. Shades of Sin (2004– )
50 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A Maranhense young woman and a carioca tourist photographer fall for each other and get separated by destiny and a woman obsessed with his family's fortune.
18. Pages of Life (2006–2007)
60 min | Drama, Mystery, Romance
After a young woman gives birth to twins and dies precociously, her cold-hearted mother keeps her grandson but rejects his sister with Down syndrome, who is adopted by their sweet-hearted surgeon.
21. Pure Beauty (2008– )
Guilherme is a jumbled and womanizing aeronautical engineer, who at the moment is in love with his neighbor, the beautician Sônia, but lives to enjoy life and women with the money earned by... See full summary »
22. The Thorn and the Rose (2000–2001)
60 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
A short tempered, feminist rich woman notable for her aversion to marriage and her aggressive behavior gradually falls in love for a rough and lowly farmer.
23. Pepper Chocolate (2003–2004)
45 min | Romance, Comedy, Drama
A humble girl who rises to become a wealthy, vengeful widow returns to the small town that humiliated her and to the man she loved, bringing their young son.
31. Her Own Destiny (2004–2005)
50 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance
From a poor background, a mother of five has her baby daughter kidnapped and fights for having her back, as time goes by and she rises to a better life with her remaining sons.
34. Secrets of Sand (1993– )
45 min | Drama, Romance
Mulheres de areia (sand women) was a Brazilian soap opera that tells the story of the twin sister Rute and Raquel. I the classic thing...one twin is good and the other devilish. It's a very... See full summary »
38. Floribella (2005–2006)
Musical, Family, Fantasy
The Brazilian version of "Floricienta" tells the modern fairy tale of Maria Flor, a Cinderella-in-sneakers. She is a sweet-hearted young girl, who delivers vegetebles and is also the lead ... See full synopsis »
41. A Sucessora (1978– )
Drama, Mystery, Romance
In the 1920s, a simple country young lady marries a mysterious and charismatic rich widower and moves to his mansion, where the strong presence of his late wife is still venerated by an obsessed housekeeper and by an intimidating portrait.
42. These Women (2005– )
"Essas Mulheres" (These Women) is a soap opera set in the 19th century's Rio de Janeiro, freely inspired on José de Alencar's novels "Senhora", "Diva" and "Lucíola". It tells the story of ... See full summary »
44. Pantanal (1990– )
60 min | Drama, Fantasy, Romance
The love between a young man, newcomer from the city to the inland Brazilian Pantanal, and a brave and mysterious inhabitant woman who happens to be a shapeshifter.
45. Young Hearts (1995– )
30 min | Comedy, Drama, Music
Long-running soap that depicts the lives of a group of teens as they struggle in the midst of life choices, love, ambition, disappointment, family and relationship issues.
47. Love and Conspiracy (2007– )