Actress Mariana Ximenes is known for both her beauty and acting range and both are at the forefront for this busy actress in her most recent role. In the show she filmed an hilarious cameo for the popular television show "The Great Family" in which she plays a tattooed chef who works in the cellar of one of the main characters, Braga, played by Poplar Faco.
The talented actress who has gained renown for her beautiful yet devious portrayals of some villainous characters in telenovelas such as "Passione" in this role brings much laughter and life.
Her character has some different dimensions to her as she is not just a beautiful chef but one who comes from a family with some 'history' as indicated by the appearance of some snake tattoos on her arms which are are associated with the matriarch of the Silva family of which she is a part. The role is one of several that are keeping the Brazilian beauty busy and is indication of how much of a commodity she has become in the Brazilian film industry.
The stunning Brazilian recently completed the movie 'One Man' and she also was part of another that was filmed in Porto Alegre titled "Hands Horse" which is based on the novel by Daniel Galera.
In addition to having completed these two movies and the show "The Great Family" she is also filming the comedy movie "Zoom" with Hollywood acting star Jason Priestley in Brazil and Toronto.
Not everyone can bring laughter, sensuality and drama to both the television and movie screens and have an exceptional impact but Mariana Ximenes is the rare actress who possesses this ability and it has made her into one of the most in-demand and respected actresses in Brazil.