Brazilian movie stars died in Stroke

Here are 3 famous actors from Brazil died in Stroke:

Hélio Oiticica

Hélio Oiticica (July 26, 1937 Rio de Janeiro-March 22, 1980 Rio de Janeiro) also known as Helio Oiticica was a Brazilian artist, actor, art director, film director and visual artist.

Oiticica is considered to be one of the most influential Brazilian artists of the 20th century. He is best known for his innovative and immersive artworks that often incorporated a variety of materials and technologies, including photography and film. Oiticica was heavily influenced by the Brazilian cultural scene and the country's political and social issues, particularly those related to class, race, and poverty. In his art, he sought to challenge the traditional boundaries between the viewer, the artwork, and the environment, often creating works that were interactive and participatory. Despite his short career, Oiticica left a lasting impact on the contemporary art world and his work continues to inspire artists today.

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Anselmo Duarte

Anselmo Duarte (April 21, 1920 Salto-November 7, 2009 São Paulo) was a Brazilian screenwriter, film director, actor, film producer and film editor. His children are called Anselmo Duarte Jr. and Lídia Duarte.

Duarte was a major figure in the Brazilian film industry during his time and one of the pioneers of the Cinema Novo movement. He made his film debut in the 1940s as an actor but eventually transitioned to behind-the-scenes roles. In 1962, his film "O Pagador de Promessas" (Keeper of Promises) won the Palme d'Or at the Cannes Film Festival, making it the first Brazilian film to receive the prestigious award.

After his success with "O Pagador de Promessas," Duarte continued to work in the film industry, directing and producing a number of critically acclaimed films throughout the 1960s and 1970s. In addition to his work in film, Duarte was also a political activist and supporter of the Brazilian Workers' Party.

In 1990, Duarte was awarded the Order of Cultural Merit by the Brazilian government in recognition of his contributions to Brazilian culture. He passed away in 2009 at the age of 89, leaving behind a legacy as one of Brazil's most influential filmmakers.

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Nildo Parente

Nildo Parente (November 27, 2014 Fortaleza-January 31, 2011 Rio de Janeiro) was a Brazilian actor.

He appeared in many Brazilian films and TV shows, including the critically acclaimed film "City of God" in 2002. Parente began his acting career in the 1960s and became known for his work in theater as well. He was also a writer and director, and won several awards throughout his career for his contributions to Brazilian culture. Known for his versatility, Parente played a wide range of characters throughout his career, from comedic roles to dramatic portrayals. His legacy in Brazilian entertainment continues to be celebrated today.

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