Antônio Abujamra in 2013
|Born||15 September 1932|
|Died||28 April 2015 (aged 82)|
São Paulo, Brazil
Antônio Abujamra (15 September 1932 – 28 April 2015) was a Brazilian theatre and television director and actor. Majored in journalism and philosophy at the Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul in 1957, he started a career as a theater critic while directed and acted his own plays for university theater. Professionally, he debuted as a theatre director in 1961, and as an actor in 1987, acting in both theatre and television. In 1989, he became known nationally by his role as Ravengar in Rede Globo's telenovela Que Rei Sou Eu?, which became his most known role. In that same year, Abujamra won the Best Actor Award at the Gramado Film Festival for his role in the film Festa. From 2000 onward, he was the presenter of TV Cultura's interview program Provocações.
|1989||Sermões - A História de Antônio Vieira|
|1992||Oswaldianas||(segment "Perigo Negro")|
|1995||Carlota Joaquina, Princess of Brazil||Conde de Mata-Porcos|
|1996||Quem Matou Pixote?||Advogado|
|1996||Olhos de Vampa||Dr. Arthur|
|1998||Caminho dos Sonhos|
|1999||Terra Nostra||Coutinho Abreu||TV Series|
|2000||Villa-Lobos: A Life of Passion||Director of Theatro Municipal|
|2004-2005||Começar de Novo||Dimitri||94 episodes|
|2005||Quanto Vale Ou É Por Quilo?||Manoel Fernandes|
|2005||Concerto Campestre||Major Eleutério|
|2006||O Caso Morel|
|2009||Poder Paralelo||Marco Iago|
|2009||É Proibido Fumar||Pepe|
|2011||Assalto ao Banco Central||Moacir|
|2012||Corações Feridos||Dante Vasconcelos||60 episodes|
|2012||Brichos – A Floresta é Nossa|
|2018||Caminho dos Sonhos||Padre Otero||(final film role)|
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- Oliveira, Alysson (May 23, 2010). ""O mundo está cada vez mais feio", diz Antonio Abujamra" (in Portuguese). Universo Online. Retrieved March 6, 2014.
- "Abujamra volta em `Inspetor Geral'". Folha de S.Paulo (in Portuguese). Grupo Folha. May 2, 1994. Archived from the original on March 6, 2014. Retrieved March 6, 2014.
- "Antonio Abujamra em BH" (in Portuguese). Banco Cultural. Retrieved March 6, 2014.
- "Festival de Gramado – Premiados" (in Portuguese). Gramado Film Festival. Archived from the original on July 1, 2013. Retrieved July 25, 2014.