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Netflix Unveils Teaser for Brazil’s First Kids’ Series ‘Luz,’ Introducing a Vibrant Cast of Characters

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Netflix’s upcoming Brazilian series for kids and families, “Luz,” promises an enthralling adventure as Luz embarks on a quest to uncover her origins. Set to premiere in February, the official teaser and exclusive photos provide a sneak peek into the captivating narrative that awaits viewers.

Led by the charismatic Marianna Santos in the role of protagonist Luz, the teaser introduces a dynamic ensemble of characters from Prex school, forming a resilient group ready to support Luz on her quest. The series not only explores the school environment but also delves into Luz’s Indigenous community roots, creating a rich and diverse backdrop for the unfolding story.

The plot revolves around Luz, an orphan raised in the Kaingang community, who senses a hidden truth about her past as she approaches her ninth birthday. Fueled by curiosity, Luz escapes to a boarding school where she, along with newfound friends, embarks on a journey to unravel the mysteries surrounding her true identity.

The stellar cast, featuring names like Celso Frateschi, Claudia di Moura, Daniel Rocha, Marcos Pasquim, Gabriela Moreyra, and Mel Lisboa, ensures a compelling portrayal of the characters. The series not only captures the essence of Indigenous knowledge and values but also highlights the importance of friendship and self-discovery.

Produced by Floresta and conceived by Guillermo Pendino, “Luz” boasts Thiago Teitelroit as the general director, with episode directors Giovanna Machline and Rogério Sagui. The script, crafted by André Rodrigues, Ana Durães, Tereza Temer, and Nara Marinho, weaves a narrative that promises both heartwarming moments and thrilling revelations.

With a diverse and talented ensemble, including Alice Gattai, Aramis Trindade, Bruno Gadiol, and many more, “Luz” is poised to capture the hearts of audiences, offering a family-friendly viewing experience that combines entertainment with a meaningful exploration of identity and heritage. As Luz embarks on her adventure, audiences can anticipate a series that seamlessly weaves together elements of mystery, friendship, and self-discovery, making it a must-watch on Netflix this February.

“Get ready to meet a captivating array of characters in ‘Luz’ as the diverse cast, led by Marianna Santos, brings to life a group of students, teachers, and staff from Prex school, each contributing their unique essence to Luz’s enthralling journey of self-discovery.”

LUZ (Marianna Santos)

LUZ (Marianna Santos)

LUZ (Marianna Santos): is curious, determined, and extremely brave. She is a granddaughter rejected and persecuted by her grandfather, Carlos. She is very proud of her Kaingang upbringing but longs to meet her biological family. She finds refuge and new friends at the Prex school.

CARLOS FERREIRA (Celso Frateschi): Luz's grandfather. A rich and mean ranch owner. He has a tense relationship with the Kaingang. BALTAZAR (Marcos Pasquim): works on the ranch and is the righthand man of Luz's grandfather, Carlos. He finds himself on his boss's bad side for being fair and loyal to the young girl. VALÉRIA (Mel Lisboa): is also an employee at Carlos Ferreira's ranch. She becomes the rancher's most trusted person and her loyalty to Carlos is tested. GA (Claudia Di Moura): is the leader of the Indigenous community and a Kaingang shaman. She adopts Luz and becomes her main caregiver and protector. She is fair, and brave and passes on ancestral knowledge.CARLOS FERREIRA (Celso Frateschi): Luz's grandfather. A rich and mean ranch owner. He has a tense relationship with the Kaingang. BALTAZAR (Marcos Pasquim): works on the ranch and is the righthand man of Luz's grandfather, Carlos. He finds himself on his boss's bad side for being fair and loyal to the young girl. VALÉRIA (Mel Lisboa): is also an employee at Carlos Ferreira's ranch. She becomes the rancher's most trusted person and her loyalty to Carlos is tested. GA (Claudia Di Moura): is the leader of the Indigenous community and a Kaingang shaman. She adopts Luz and becomes her main caregiver and protector. She is fair, and brave and passes on ancestral knowledge.CARLOS FERREIRA (Celso Frateschi): Luz's grandfather. A rich and mean ranch owner. He has a tense relationship with the Kaingang. BALTAZAR (Marcos Pasquim): works on the ranch and is the righthand man of Luz's grandfather, Carlos. He finds himself on his boss's bad side for being fair and loyal to the young girl. VALÉRIA (Mel Lisboa): is also an employee at Carlos Ferreira's ranch. She becomes the rancher's most trusted person and her loyalty to Carlos is tested. GA (Claudia Di Moura): is the leader of the Indigenous community and a Kaingang shaman. She adopts Luz and becomes her main caregiver and protector. She is fair, and brave and passes on ancestral knowledge.

CARLOS FERREIRA (Celso Frateschi): Luz’s grandfather. A rich and mean ranch owner. He has a tense relationship with the Kaingang. BALTAZAR (Marcos Pasquim): works on the ranch and is the righthand man of Luz’s grandfather, Carlos. He finds himself on his boss’s bad side for being fair and loyal to the young girl. VALÉRIA (Mel Lisboa): is also an employee at Carlos Ferreira’s ranch. She becomes the rancher’s most trusted person and her loyalty to Carlos is tested. GA (Claudia Di Moura): is the leader of the Indigenous community and a Kaingang shaman. She adopts Luz and becomes her main caregiver and protector. She is fair, and brave and passes on ancestral knowledge.

From left to right: PROFESSOR PIETRO (Emilio Farias); PROFESSOR GENTIL (Cássio Dutra) — the class's physical education teacher; PRINCIPAL ISABELA (Dandara Albuquerque) — the principal authority at the Prex school in Brazil. Serious and intimidating, but she is hiding a secret in her personal life; PROFESSOR MARCOS (Daniel Rocha) — a biology teacher and fourth-grade tutor. He is a plant enthusiast and responsible for the school's greenhouse. Kind, dedicated and loving towards both plants and people; KELLY (Miá Mello) — overprotective and over the top, she is Otávio's mother and president of the Prex school's Parent-Teacher Association; PROFESSOR GAEL (Maurício Destri) — a mathematician who is strategic and willing to do anything to get what he wants; PROFESSOR HELÔ (Mayara Constantino) — teaches theater and the arts.

From left to right: PROFESSOR PIETRO (Emilio Farias); PROFESSOR GENTIL (Cássio Dutra) — the class’s physical education teacher; PRINCIPAL ISABELA (Dandara Albuquerque) — the principal authority at the Prex school in Brazil. Serious and intimidating, but she is hiding a secret in her personal life; PROFESSOR MARCOS (Daniel Rocha) — a biology teacher and fourth-grade tutor. He is a plant enthusiast and responsible for the school’s greenhouse. Kind, dedicated and loving towards both plants and people; KELLY (Miá Mello) — overprotective and over the top, she is Otávio’s mother and president of the Prex school’s Parent-Teacher Association; PROFESSOR GAEL (Maurício Destri) — a mathematician who is strategic and willing to do anything to get what he wants; PROFESSOR HELÔ (Mayara Constantino) — teaches theater and the arts.

SABINA (Mari Campolongo): an intelligent student, but a bit prickly, serious, and inquisitive. She doesn't get on well with Joca, and they are always fighting. ADRI (Yasmin Berti): the top of her class and very competitive. She loves exercising. MIGUEL (Kauezinho): known for being lively and funny. He's obsessed with social media and his followers.SABINA (Mari Campolongo): an intelligent student, but a bit prickly, serious, and inquisitive. She doesn't get on well with Joca, and they are always fighting. ADRI (Yasmin Berti): the top of her class and very competitive. She loves exercising. MIGUEL (Kauezinho): known for being lively and funny. He's obsessed with social media and his followers.SABINA (Mari Campolongo): an intelligent student, but a bit prickly, serious, and inquisitive. She doesn't get on well with Joca, and they are always fighting. ADRI (Yasmin Berti): the top of her class and very competitive. She loves exercising. MIGUEL (Kauezinho): known for being lively and funny. He's obsessed with social media and his followers.

SABINA (Mari Campolongo): an intelligent student, but a bit prickly, serious, and inquisitive. She doesn’t get on well with Joca, and they are always fighting. ADRI (Yasmin Berti): the top of her class and very competitive. She loves exercising. MIGUEL (Kauezinho): known for being lively and funny. He’s obsessed with social media and his followers.

JOCA (Francisco Galvão): Luz's new best friend. Helpful and courageous, but a bit of a troublemaker, he's always having disagreements with Sabina. NIC (Alice Gattai): introspective, she is a fan of darker subjects, and she becomes Luz's new ally. OTÁVIO (Gabriel Cano): has a persecution complex and tries to escape his overbearing mother, Kelly. LIA (Luísa Moribe): really talented and dreams of becoming a superhero.JOCA (Francisco Galvão): Luz's new best friend. Helpful and courageous, but a bit of a troublemaker, he's always having disagreements with Sabina. NIC (Alice Gattai): introspective, she is a fan of darker subjects, and she becomes Luz's new ally. OTÁVIO (Gabriel Cano): has a persecution complex and tries to escape his overbearing mother, Kelly. LIA (Luísa Moribe): really talented and dreams of becoming a superhero.JOCA (Francisco Galvão): Luz's new best friend. Helpful and courageous, but a bit of a troublemaker, he's always having disagreements with Sabina. NIC (Alice Gattai): introspective, she is a fan of darker subjects, and she becomes Luz's new ally. OTÁVIO (Gabriel Cano): has a persecution complex and tries to escape his overbearing mother, Kelly. LIA (Luísa Moribe): really talented and dreams of becoming a superhero.JOCA (Francisco Galvão): Luz's new best friend. Helpful and courageous, but a bit of a troublemaker, he's always having disagreements with Sabina. NIC (Alice Gattai): introspective, she is a fan of darker subjects, and she becomes Luz's new ally. OTÁVIO (Gabriel Cano): has a persecution complex and tries to escape his overbearing mother, Kelly. LIA (Luísa Moribe): really talented and dreams of becoming a superhero.

JOCA (Francisco Galvão): Luz’s new best friend. Helpful and courageous, but a bit of a troublemaker, he’s always having disagreements with Sabina. NIC (Alice Gattai): introspective, she is a fan of darker subjects, and she becomes Luz’s new ally. OTÁVIO (Gabriel Cano): has a persecution complex and tries to escape his overbearing mother, Kelly. LIA (Luísa Moribe): really talented and dreams of becoming a superhero.


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