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O Astro

O Astro (English: The Illusionist) is a Brazilian telenovela produced and broadcast by Rede Globo. [1]

28 relations: Alinne Moraes, Brazil, Carolina Ferraz, Carolina Kasting, Daniel Dantas (actor), Daniel Filho, Ellen Rocche, English language, Fernanda Rodrigues, Francisco Cuoco, Gabriela (telenovela), Henri Castelli, High-definition television, João Bosco, Juliana Paes, Lara Rodrigues, Portuguese language, Rede Globo, Regina Duarte, Reginaldo Faria, Rodrigo Lombardi, Rosamaria Murtinho, Simone Soares, Standard-definition television, Telenovela, Thiago Fragoso, 1080i, 480i.

Alinne Moraes

Aline Cristine Dorelli de Magalhães e Morais (born December 22, 1982) is a Brazilian actress who starred as Mônica Paiva (Nina) on the telenovela Como uma Onda and as Luciana on the telenovela Viver a Vida.

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Brazil

Brazil (Brasil), officially the Federative Republic of Brazil (República Federativa do Brasil), is the largest country in both South America and the Latin American region.

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Carolina Ferraz

Maria Carolina Álvares Ferraz, or simply Carolina Ferraz, (born Morrinhos, Goiás, January 25, 1968) is a Brazilian dancer, actress, TV presenter and model.

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Carolina Kasting

Carolina Kasting Arruda (born July 12, 1975 in Florianópolis) is a Brazilian actress.

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Daniel Dantas (actor)

Daniel Dantas (born June 28, 1954) is a Brazilian actor.

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Daniel Filho

Daniel Filho (born 30 September 1937) is a Brazilian film producer, director, actor, and screenwriter.

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Ellen Rocche

Ellen Rocche, also known as Ellen Roche (born 19 July 1979) is a Brazilian actress and model.

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English language

English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.

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Fernanda Rodrigues

Fernanda Erlanger Rodrigues (born October 21, 1979 in Rio de Janeiro) is a Brazilian film and television actress and entertainer.

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Francisco Cuoco

Francisco Cuoco (born November 29, 1933 in São Paulo) is a Brazilian actor.

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Gabriela (telenovela)

Gabriela is a Brazilian telenovela created by Jorge Amado (written by Walcyr Carrasco) and starring Juliana Paes and Humberto Martins.

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Henri Castelli

Henri Castelli, artistic name of Henri Lincoln Fernandes Nascimento (São Bernardo do Campo, Brazil February 10, 1978) is a Brazilian actor and model.

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High-definition television

High-definition television (HDTV) provides a resolution that is substantially higher than that of standard-definition television.

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João Bosco

João Bosco de Freitas Mucci, better known as João Bosco is a noted Brazilian singer-songwriter with a distinctive style as a guitarist.

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Juliana Paes

Juliana Couto Paes (born March 26, 1979) is a Brazilian actress, television presenter, and former model.

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Lara Rodrigues

Lara Jobim Matos Rodrigues (born Juiz de Fora, Minas Gerais, December 22, 1990) is a Brazilian actress.

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Portuguese language

Portuguese (português or, in full, língua portuguesa) is a Romance language and the sole official language of Portugal, Brazil, Mozambique, Angola, Cape Verde, Guinea-Bissau and São Tomé and Príncipe.

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Rede Globo

Rede Globo (Globo Network), or simply Globo, is a Brazilian television network, launched by media mogul Roberto Marinho on 26 April 1965.

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Regina Duarte

Regina Blois Duarte (born February 5, 1947 in Franca, São Paulo) is a Brazilian film, television and stage actress and one of the most famous actresses in Brazilian show business.

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Reginaldo Faria

Reginaldo Faria (born 11 June 1937) is a Brazilian actor and film director.

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Rodrigo Lombardi

Rodrigo Maranguape Lombardi (born October 15, 1977 in São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil) is a Brazilian actor.

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Rosamaria Murtinho

Rosa Maria Pereira Murtinho (born October 24, 1935 in Belém), known professionally as Rosamaria Murtinho, is a Brazilian actress.

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Simone Soares

Simone Soares (born March 26, 1977 in Taubaté) is a Brazilian actress.

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Standard-definition television

Standard-definition television (SDTV) is a television system that uses a resolution that is not considered to be either high-definition television (720p, 1080i, 1080p, 1440p, 4K UHDTV, and 8K UHD) or enhanced-definition television (EDTV 480p).

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Telenovela

A telenovela) is a type of limited-run serial drama and popular on Europe, West Asian, Southeast Asian, Latin American, East Asian, South Asian, Arab World, Brazil, Portuguese and Spanish television networks. The word combines tele, short for televisión or televisão (Spanish and Portuguese words for television), and novela, a Spanish and Portuguese word for "novel". There are similar genres to the telenovela that use the novela format, but go by varying names including Teleserye (Philippines), Téléroman (Canada, specifically Quebec), or simply dramas (Asia from East Asia to the Arab World). Telenovelas are different from soap operas in that they rarely continue for more than a year. This makes them shorter than soap operas, but still much longer than serials. The telenovela combines drama with the 19th-century feuilleton, and naturally evolved from the Latin American radionovela, according to Blanca de Lizaur. The medium has been used frequently by authorities in various countries to transmit sociocultural messages, by incorporating them into storylines, which has decreased their credibility and audiences in the long run. Mexico was a pioneer in the 1970s and 80s using telenovelas to shape behavior, and particularly successful in introducing the idea of family planning. Recent telenovelas have evolved in the structure of their plots and in the themes that they address. Couples who kiss each other in the first minutes of the first episode sometimes stay together for many episodes before the scriptwriter splits them up. Moreover, previously taboo themes like urban violence, racism and homosexuality have been incorporated into telenovelas in more recent years. Many telenovelas share some stylistic and, to a certain extent, thematic similarities to the soap opera, a format popular in the English-speaking world; because of these similarities, the American colloquialism Spanish soap opera has come to describe the telenovela format (the telenovela format in and of itself has been attempted in the United States but, generally, to much less success than in Latin America). Telenovelas differ from soap operas primarily in their length; soap operas tend to have indefinite and continuing runs (with such programs only ending via cancellation by their network because of weak viewership) with intertwined storylines that can last in the most successful cases for decades, while telenovelas tell one self-contained story, typically within the span of a year or less. The end result is that the telenovela requires a faster-paced, more concise style of melodrama compared to the soap opera.

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Thiago Fragoso

Thiago Neves Fragoso (Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) (November 1, 1981), is a Brazilian actor, voice actor and singer.

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1080i

1080i (aka FHD and BT.709) is an abbreviation referring to a combination of frame resolution and scan type, in the domains of high-definition television and high-definition video.

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480i

480i is the shorthand name for a video mode, namely the US NTSC television system or digital television systems with the same characteristics.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/O_Astro

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