Cristiana Oliveira

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Cristiana Oliveira
Born Cristiana Barbosa da Silva de Oliveira
(1963-12-15) December 15, 1963 (age 51)
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Occupation Actress
Children 2

Cristiana Barbosa da Silva de Oliveira (born December 15, 1963 in Rio de Janeiro) is a Brazilian actress.


Daughter of Oscar de Oliveira and Eugênia Barbosa da Silva de Oliveira, is the youngest of nine children (two men and two women).[1][2][3] Born and raised in a house in Ipanema, to help at home began to work with 10 years of age at a flower shop near her residence.[1] Since little is nicknamed Krika.

She recorded a commercial directed by Walter Salles, and with this trade, was called to the defunct TV Manchete, by Jayme Monjardim,[1] to test for a program of music clips, Shock. Just doing the test, not for the program, but for the telenovela Kananga do Japão to Dora the leading role.[4] With the withdrawal of actress Bia Seidl, who was Hannah, a Jewess, Cristiana was put in its place . With this novel won by unanimous actress revelation by APCA.[2]

In 1989 she began recording the Pantanal for Rede Manchete, in the role of Juma, which initially would be for the actress Glória Pires. But Cristiana offered to do it, since she had fallen in love with the character when reading the synopsis. The novel was a big hit, knocking the audience of TV Globo and becoming a landmark in Brazilian soap operas. Her work won awards in Brazil and abroad. It was one of her most recognized and idolized roles..

In 1992 she was hired by TV Globo to live the protagonist of the miniseries Agosto, a role that came to be played by Vera Fischer, as was decided by the leadership of the station that Christina would be the protagonist, along with Tarcísio Meira, the telenovela De Corpo e Alma. In February of that year, she posed nude for the Brazilian edition of Playboy magazine, one of the few occasions where the trial was presented in a special insert.

In 1994, she took part in the miniseries Memorial de Maria Moura, and then starred in the soap opera Quatro por Quatro, alongside actresses, Letícia Spiller, Elizabeth Savalla and Betty Lago.[5] For the first time in her television career, the actress would make a paper comical. After the end of the novel, lived in NY in order to improve the English.

In 2001 participated in the first episode of the soap opera Porto dos Milagres. The following year, was the second phase of the novel O Clone, in which disguised as the villain Alicinha.

In 2011 played a cameo praised by critics and the public Insensato Coração, the role of lesbian and convict drug dealer, called Araci Laranjeira.[6] He had to gain weight 15 pounds to play that role and suffered prejudice from the media and public.[7]



Year Title Role Notes
1989 Kananga do Japão Hannah
1990 Fronteiras do Desconhecido Billie Frechette ep: "Inimigos Públicos"
Pantanal Juma Marruá
1991 Amazônia Mila/Camille
1992 Amazônia - Parte II Camille
De Corpo e Alma Paloma Bianchi
1994 Memorial de Maria Moura Marialva
Quatro por Quatro Tatiana
1996 Salsa e Merengue Adriana
1997 Mundo VIP Herself Cameo
Você Decide Cameo
1998 Corpo Dourado Selena
Mundo VIP Herself Cameo
1999 Vila Madalena Pilar Ramirez Xavier
2000 Mundo VIP Herself Cameo
2001 Porto dos Milagres Eulália Phase 1
O Clone Alicinha (Alice Maria Ferreira das Neves)
2002 O Olhar da Serpente Celeste Carvalho Pinto
2003 Os Normais Cameo
Kubanacan Helena Cameo
2005 Malhação Rita Garcia
2006 A Diarista Betty ep: "Até Que a Nete os Separe"
2007 Amazônia, de Galvez a Chico Mendes Carminha
Dança dos Famosos 4 Herself Reality show of Domingão do Faustão
Sete Pecados Dra. Margareth
2008 Casos e Acasos Simone ep: "O Colar, O Cachorro e O DVD"
Casos e Acasos Bárbara ep: "O Parto, o Batom e o Passaporte"
Faça Sua História Talita ep: "Álbum de Família"
2009 Paraíso Zuleika Tavares
Episódio Especial Herself Cameo
2011 Insensato Coração Araci Laranjeira Cameo
2012 Salve Jorge Yolanda Pereira Galvão


Year Title Role
1991 Os Trapalhões e a Árvore da Juventude Juliana
2006 Gatão de Meia Idade Sandrão
Nossa Senhora de Caravaggio Angélica


  1. ^ a b c "Biografia da atriz Cristiana Oliveira". 
  2. ^ a b "B I O G R A F I A". 
  3. ^ "Carreira da atriz Cristiana Oliveira". Contigo!. Retrieved 19 September 2011. 
  4. ^ Contigo!. "Carreira da atriz Cristiana Oliveira". Retrieved September 19, 2011. 
  5. ^ "Lista: Como Griselda de Fina Estampa, elas ganham banho de loja". August 18, 2011. Retrieved December 18, 2011. 
  6. ^ "Cristiana Oliveira promete vilã "muito pior" que Alicinha". Quem. October 16, 2010. Retrieved December 18, 2011. 
  7. ^ (March 14, 2011). "Cristiana Oliveira engorda 15kg para viver detenta em ‘Insensato Coração’". Extra. Retrieved September 19, 2011. 

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