Matheus Nachtergaele

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Matheus Nachtergaele
Matheus at the 26th Brazilian Music Award in 2015
Born (1969-01-03) January 3, 1969 (age 50)
Years active1992–present

Matheus Nachtergaele (born January 3, 1969) is a Brazilian actor and director.


He has starred in numerous Brazilian films, being well known for his appearances in the 1997 film Four Days in September and the 2002 film City of God.[1] He has twice won the Best Actor award in the Grande Prêmio do Cinema Brasileiro, for his roles in Midnight (1998) in 2000 and O Auto da Compadecida (2000) in 2001.[2][3] He also won the Best Actor award for Mango Yellow at XIII Cine Ceará in 2003.[4] In 2008, he made his directorial debut with The Dead Girl's Feast [pt].[5][6]

Personal Life[edit]

Nachtergaele is bisexual.[7]

Selected filmography[edit]


  1. ^ Arantes, Silvana (July 27, 2003). "Filme une diretor "caótico" e ator "raro"". Folha de S. Paulo (in Portuguese). Grupo Folha. Retrieved April 27, 2014.
  2. ^ "Depois do 'Oscar', governo muda regras do cinema". Folha de S. Paulo (in Portuguese). Grupo Folha. February 14, 2000. Archived from the original on February 27, 2014. Retrieved February 27, 2014.
  3. ^ ""Eu Tu Eles" vence "Oscar Brasileiro"". O Estado de S. Paulo (in Portuguese). Grupo Estado. February 11, 2001. Archived from the original on July 9, 2013. Retrieved February 28, 2014.
  4. ^ "13º Cine Ceará" (in Portuguese). Cine Ceará. Retrieved March 1, 2014.
  5. ^ "A Festa da Menina Morta". Cannes Film Festival. Retrieved April 27, 2014.
  6. ^ "The Dead Girl's Feast" (PDF). Cannes Film Festival. Archived (PDF) from the original on March 11, 2014. Retrieved April 27, 2014.
  7. ^ "Matheus Nachtergaele vive homossexual em 'Doce de mãe' e afirma: 'Eu me arrependo de já ter tentado me definir. Não adianta'".

External links[edit]

Media related to Matheus Nachtergaele at Wikimedia Commons