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The Chosen One 

O Escolhido (original title)
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Determined to bring a Zika vaccine to the remote Pantanal, three doctors clash with a faith healer and are pulled deeper into the mysteries of his cult.
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Cast

Series cast summary:
Renan Tenca ...  Escolhido 6 episodes, 2019
Paloma Bernardi Paloma Bernardi ...  Drª Lúcia Santeiro 6 episodes, 2019
Gutto Szuster Gutto Szuster ...  Dr. Enzo Vergani 6 episodes, 2019
Pedro Caetano ...  Dr. Damião Almeida 6 episodes, 2019
Mariano Mattos Martins Mariano Mattos Martins ...  Mateus 6 episodes, 2019
Alli Willow ...  Angelina 6 episodes, 2019
Kiko Vianello Kiko Vianello ...  Dr. Alberto Lorenzo 6 episodes, 2019
Tuna Dwek Tuna Dwek ...  Zulmira 6 episodes, 2019
Francisco Gaspar Francisco Gaspar ...  Silvino 6 episodes, 2019
Lourinelson Vladmir Lourinelson Vladmir ...  Santiago 6 episodes, 2019
Glauber Amaral Glauber Amaral ...  Tomás 6 episodes, 2019
Aury Porto Aury Porto ...  Vicente 6 episodes, 2019
Astrea Lucena Astrea Lucena ...  Cleuza 6 episodes, 2019
Tonantzin Carmelo ...  Dr. Lúcia Santiero 6 episodes, 2019
Jeremy Steven Walker ...  Dr. Damião Almeida 6 episodes, 2019
Leonardo Ventura Leonardo Ventura ...  Flávio 5 episodes, 2019
Adriano Paixão Adriano Paixão ...  Juvenal 3 episodes, 2019
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Storyline

Three young doctors are sent to a remote village in Pantanal to vaccinate residents against a new mutation of the Zika virus. Their efforts to bring medical aid are refused, and the doctors find themselves trapped in an isolated community shrouded in secrets and devoted to a healer who forces them to confront the power of faith over science. Written by Netflix

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pantanal brazil | cults | See All (2) »

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Fear Has No Cure

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Mystery | Thriller

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Official Sites:

Official Netflix

Country:

Brazil

Language:

Portuguese

Release Date:

28 June 2019 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Chosen One See more »

Filming Locations:

Brazil

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Production Co:

Mixer Films See more »
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Dolby Digital

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2.00 : 1
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Trivia

Principal production of the first season commenced on September 22, 2018 in the city of Porto Nacional, Tocantins. In October 9, 2018 the production moved to Natividade, with some scenes planned to be shot in some of the city's main touristic sites. See more »

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Great story
29 June 2019 | by costaonlineSee all my reviews

It deserves to be watched, the mistery is intriguing and the actors steel the show. Netflix nailed it!


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