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Simonal (2018)

A spectacular rise and a hard fall. So it can be resumed the life of Simonal. Phenomenon of popularity in the 1960s, Simonal saw his meteoric career fall apart when he was accused of collaborating with the dictatorship.


Leonardo Domingues


Victor Atherino (screenplay)
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Credited cast:
Fabrício Boliveira ... Simonal
Isis Valverde ... Tereza
Leandro Hassum ... Carlos Imperial
Caco Ciocler ... Santana
Mariana Lima ... Laura Figueiredo
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Billy Blanco Jr. ... Milton Miranda
Bruce Gomlevsky Bruce Gomlevsky ... Taviani
João Guesser João Guesser ... Cesar Camargo Mariano
Silvio Guindane Silvio Guindane ... Marcos Moran
Letícia Isnard Letícia Isnard ... Esposa de Taviani
Jess Laurens Jess Laurens ... (as Lauren Resnnick)
Dani Ornellas Dani Ornellas ... Maria (as Danielle Ornelas)
Luciano Quirino Luciano Quirino ... Lucio
Fabricio Santiago Fabricio Santiago ... Marcelão
João Velho João Velho ... Miele


This film tells the story of Wilson Simonal, a singer who rose out of poverty to command the largest audiences in Brazil. Gifted with exceptional vocal talent and stage presence, Simonal was able to transform his childhood insecurities into great conquests in adulthood.

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dictatorship | singer | See All (2) »


Biography | Drama | Music



Official Sites:

Official site [Brazil]





Release Date:

8 August 2019 (Brazil) See more »

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Aspect Ratio:

16 : 9
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