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Maysa (1936–1977)

Maysa was born on June 6, 1936 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as Maísa Figueira Monjardim. She is known for her work on Law of Desire (1987), Matemática Zero, Amor Dez (1960) and Carandiru (2003). She was married to André Matarazzo. She died on January 22, 1977 in Rio de Janeiro. See full bio »

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Law of Desire Music Department
Carandiru Soundtrack


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 2009 Maysa: When the Heart Sings (TV Mini-Series) (performer - 9 episodes)
- Mãe e Filho Fazem as Pazes (2009) ... (performer: theme song "Demais / Meu Mundo Caiu")
- Gabriela Flagra Miguel e Maysa (2009) ... (performer: theme song "Demais / Meu Mundo Caiu")
- Cantora se Apresenta em Paris (2009) ... (performer: theme song "Demais / Meu Mundo Caiu")
- André Morre (2009) ... (performer: theme song "Demais / Meu Mundo Caiu")
- Aventuras Portenhas (2009) ... (performer: theme song "Demais / Meu Mundo Caiu")
 1987 Ballad of dog beach (soloist - as Maysa Matarazzo)
 1987 Law of Desire (soloist - as Maysa Matarazzo)
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1 Biographical Movie | 2 Print Biographies | See more »

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Maysa Matarazzo

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Mother of director Jayme Monjardim. Grandmother of Jayme Matarazzo and André Matarazzo. See more »

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