Loading...

Grande Otelo (Sebastião Bernardes de Souza Prata)

Search on Amazon

Biography

Uberlândia, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Sebastião Bernardes de Souza Prata was born in Uberlândia, Minas Gerais state, but became a famous actor in Rio de Janeiro.

At the National Opera, where he studied, got the nickname "The Little Otelo". Then, he decided to be called "Great Otelo" or in Portuguese, "Grande Otelo".

He acted in theaters, movies and TV. His first movie was "Noites Cariocas" (1935). But he really became known when he started working besides the great star Oscarito.

Otelo was best known by comedy movies, but he could also be a dramatic actor. Read more...

Actor

Character: Boneco de Piche

Laranja-da-China 1940

12
9
8
Character: Black Macunaíma / Macunaíma's son

Macunaíma 1969

5
Character: Tranviere

L'alibi 1969

14
Character: Himself

Othelo 2005

0
Character: Himself

It's All True 1993

0
5
0
Character: Zé Catimba

Bandeira 2 1971

14
0
Character: Jonas Caetano

Mandala 1987

0