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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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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


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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Fear Has No Cure


Mystery | Thriller


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Release Date:

28 June 2019 (USA) See more »

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Production Co:

Mixer Films See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital



Aspect Ratio:

2.00 : 1
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It is the first Brazilian mystery thriller series to be produced by Netflix. See more »

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doesnt deserve 5 rating
4 August 2019 | by thothladySee all my reviews

I was quite surprise that ppl gave it just 5 stars!!! thank god i didn't check ratings before watching, or else i wouldve missed out on this beautiful series. Every episode is unpredictable, it has so many twist and turns to the point u cant figure out wats coming next untill it happens Acting- photography- storyline .. all is 8/10

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