In this modern take on the Oedipus the King tragedy, a young man struggles against his own destiny after he is doomed by a prophecy to kill his father and fall in love for his own mother.

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Cast

Series cast summary:
Felipe Camargo Felipe Camargo ...  Edipo Junqueira 185 episodes, 1987-1988
Vera Fischer ...  Jocasta Silveira 185 episodes, 1987-1988
Nuno Leal Maia ...  Tony Carrado 185 episodes, 1987-1988
Carlos Augusto Strazzer ...  Argemiro 185 episodes, 1987-1988
Lúcia Veríssimo Lúcia Veríssimo ...  Letícia Ramalho 185 episodes, 1987-1988
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In this modern take on the Oedipus the King tragedy, a young man struggles against his own destiny after he is doomed by a prophecy to kill his father and fall in love for his own mother.

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Brazil

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Portuguese

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1987 (Brazil) See more »

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(185 episodes)

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Color
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Dias Gomes was inspired by his good friend Mário Lago to create Gianfrancesco Guarnieri's communist character Túlio Silveira. See more »

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Version of Oedipus Rex (1957) See more »

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