Black Women of Brazil

The site dedicated to Brazilian women of African descent

Lovely actress Erika Januza, protagonist of TV series Suburbia, shows off the color of summer


The actress, who brought life to the character Conceição in the Globo TV Suburbia series poses in a photo shoot in blue, one of the best bets for Brazil’s hottest season of … Continue reading

March 5, 2013 · 2 Comments

Actress Jéssica Ellen, a former cleaning woman, is often confused with Brazil’s most successful black actress


Jéssica Ellen, who plays Rita on the TV show Malhação, was a cleaning woman and says that she’s already been confused for Brazil’s most successful black actress, Taís Araújo Before getting her … Continue reading

February 27, 2013 · 1 Comment

Photos and more about the upcoming TV series Subúrbia


The series’ protagonists, Ana Pérola, Fabricio Boliveira and Erika Januza Globo TV series Subúrbia debuts November 1st.  Note: This is a followup to the original report about this series. See the first … Continue reading

October 21, 2012 · 2 Comments