Top 10 Hottest Brazilian Actresses
10. Izabel Goulart
Brazilian fashion designer Maria Izabel Goulart Dourado. She is best known for being one of the Secret Angels of Victoria from 2005 through 2008 and for her work with Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue and Armani Exchange.
She suffered a wardrobe malfunction during Goulart’s first ever fashion show debut, when her top fell off. The incident produced numerous Brazilian newspapers. Ultimately, she put the case behind her and returned to model collections for A-list designers including Alberta Ferretti, Bill Blass, Balenciaga, Bottega Veneta, Isabel Marant, Givenchy, Altuzarra, Oscar de la Renta, Valentino, Balmain, Jil Sander, Chanel, Michael Kors, Ralph Lauren, Emilio Pucci, Dolce and Gabbana, Emanuel Ungaro, Loewe, Roberto Cavalli and Stella McCartney, among others.
9. Sophie Charlotte
This 31-year-old, 1.71 m-high, young actress is one of Brazil’s hottest actresses. Sophie is best known for Serra Pelada and The Holly Biker. She has also been nominated for best actress award. Raised into a German mother and a Brazilian father in Hamburg , Germany. Sophie moved to Brazil at the age of 7, and lives in the home of her parents in Niterói. She left her parents’ home when she was 19, and moved to Rio de Janeiro.
8. Cléo Pires
She made her debut as an actress in 1994 when she took part in the mini-series Memorial de Maria Moura. It was a swift involvement of only one episode in which the character’s protagonist, Maria Moura, as a young woman, was replaced in character’s adulthood by her mother, Glória Pires. She subsequently distanced herself from television and the media, believing she had no vocation to follow in the footsteps of her mother. Cleo says she saw Gloria work day and night without stopping, the press invading her privacy and the telephone ringing all the time, and she didn’t want it for her future. She still says she wasn’t standing in the middle before, because she didn’t want to.
She was invited to appear in the remake of the novel Cabocla in 2004, in the title role her mother played in the 1979 version. To prevent comparisons, the invitation was replaced by the actress Vanessa Giácomo, who got the better after a series of tests, feeling that it would be too much risk to start in a novel and not have enough training.
7. Fernanda Tavares
Placed in Natal, Rio Grande do Norte, Brazil, Tavares appeared at the age of nine in local shows, and she won the contest “Elite Look of the Year” at just 13. A year later, agents had invited her to go to São Paulo to pursue a career in modeling. She already appeared on the cover of fashion magazines-L’Officiel Paris, Deutsch and U.S. in 1998, at the age of 17. Marie Claire and Vogue Paris – both in New York City and Paris, having signed with the Marilyn Modeling Agency.
6. Fernanda Machado
She was born in 1980 and had a great reputation as a stage actress which later became a television star. Her performance as Maria in Trope de Elite attracted the attention of all towards her acting abilities and looks. Fernanda appeared for the very first time in 2004 and she has performed various roles like Dalila from then on. In 2007 Machado bagged TV Globo’s best-supporting actress.
5. Alessandra Ambrosio
Alessandra Corine Ambrósio is an American model and television personality, born in Brazil. Ambrosio is known for her work with Victoria’s Secret, and has been chosen as the first PINK line spokesmodel for the brand. From 2004 to 2017, Ambrosio was a Victoria’s Secret Angel, modeling for brands like Next, Armani Exchange, Christian Dior, and Ralph Lauren.
She was ranked number six on Forbes’ list of top-paid models in 2012, estimated to have earned $6.6 million in a year. The mass media also list her as one of the sexiest women on earth.
4. Gisele Bündchen
Bündchen has been among the highest-paid women in the world since 2001. She became the 16th richest woman in the entertainment industry in 2007, and in 2012 won the top spot on Forbes’ highest-earning model list. In 2014 Forbes listed Bündchen as the 89th Most Influential Woman in the World.
In 1999, Vogue credited Bündchen with ending the heroin-chic modeling era; instead, inaugurating a glamorous, safe look with curves and a golden tan. Bündchen was a Secret Angel of Victoria from 2000 until mid-2007 and had signed the largest contract to date with Victoria’s Secret.
3. Juliana Paes
Juliana Couto Paes is a former Brazilian role model and actress. She was recognized nationally in modeling and telenovelas. She also appeared as Ulla in a local version of the musical The Makers.
In 2009, in Caminho das Índias, novel by Glória Perez winner of Emmy 2009, she joined the select category of protagonists of Rede Globo ‘s eight novel when interpreting Maya. The actress appeared in a variety of advertising campaigns including Colorama and Hope. It was Also Arezzo’s advertisement girl and Jewelry also Vivara. Revista Época deemed it one of the 100 most influential Brazilians of the year 2009.
2. Alice Braga
Alice Braga Moraes is an actress who is from Brazil. For several Brazilian films she has appeared, most notably as Angélica in the critically acclaimed City of God (2002) and as Karinna in Lower City (2005).
After starring opposite Will Smith in I Am Legend (2007), she has gained international popularity and since then has become a familiar face in Hollywood, having starred in films such as Repo Men (2010), Predators (2010), The Rite (2011), Elysium (2013) and The Shack (2017), based on the eponymous book. She plays the lead character Teresa Mendoza in the crime thriller series Queen of Hollywood.
Braga debuted in a short Portuguese language entitled Trampolim (1998), and then went back to her schooling. Her big break came when she was cast as Angélica in the critically acclaimed film City of God (2002), for which she was awarded the Cinema Brazil Grand Prize for Best Supporting Actress nomination.
1. Débora Nascimento
Nascimento started her film career as the heroine of the short film Cérbero, directed by Gastão Coimbra; and on television, as Elisa, in the telenovela Paraíso Tropical. Her natural beauty caught her attention and she won a part in the film The Incredible Hulk’s North American production. In the same year she was featured as Andréia Bijou in telenovela, Duas Caras.
She appeared in 2012, portraying the character Tessália in the novel Avenida Brasil. In 2013, he returned to television as Taís, in the Flor do Caribe telenovela.