Alice Braga - Biography

Last Modified: Jan 17, 2020

Alice Braga
Nick Name: Lili
Profession: Actress
Best Known For: The New Mutants
Salary: Under Review
Net Worth: $2 million

Personal Details

Born on : April 15, 1983 (age 38)
Birth Name /
Full Name:
Alice Braga Moraes
Birth Place: Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Horoscope: Aries
Father's Name: Nico Moraes
Mother's Name: Ana M. Braga
Siblings: 1

Rita Moraes (sister)

Ethnicity: Multi-ethnic (Portuguese, African, Indigenous Brazilian)
Nationality: Brazilian


Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Single

Body Measurements

Height: 1.63 meter (5 feet 4 inch)
Weight: 55 kg (121.25 lb)
Hair Color: Black
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Shoe Size: 7.5 US
Dress Size: 2 US
Breast Size: 32 inch
Waist Size: 25 inch
Hip Size: 34 inch
Bra Size: 32
Cup Size: C

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Who is Alice Braga?

Alice Braga is an actress by profession and Brazilian by nationality. She is well known for appearing in I Am Legend, Predators, The Shack, Queen of the South, The New Mutants, The Suicide Squad.

Alice Braga – Age, Parents, Siblings, Education, Ethnicity

Alice Braga’s birth took place on April 15, 1983, in São Paulo, São Paulo, Brazil. She was born as Alice Braga Moraes to mother Ana M. Braga, an actress and father Nico Moraes, a TV director. She is not the only child of her parents and has s sibling, a sister named Rita Moraes. 

Alice Braga with her mother - posted May 2017 (Image: Instagram)

She also has other famous members of her family- she is the niece of Sônia Braga, Júlio Braga, Hélio Braga, and Maria Braga. 

Other details of Alice Braga’s early life including that of educational history, childhood and the rest of the family is not shared with the public. Her ethnicity is multi-ethnic (Portuguese, African, Indigenous Brazilian). 

Alice Braga – Boyfriend, Husband, Children, Divorce

Braga was in a relationship with boyfriend Diego Luna from 2004 to 2005. In early 2019, she was rumored to be dating actress Bianca Comparato, which has not been addressed nor confirmed by Alice Braga.

Currently, she seems to be single, sans husband, children and as she has never been married, divorce is out of context.

Alice Braga – Net Worth, Salary

Her net worth is estimated at around $2 million while the figure on her annual salary has not been shared with the public.

Alice Braga – Career

Early Career

Braga followed in her mother and aunt’s footsteps at a very young age. Growing up she accompanied them to film sets and soon she herself began to appear in school plays and commercials. She had landed a first commercial gig at the age of 8 – in a yogurt commercial.

Her first role was in the short film Trampolim (1998). Finally, in 2002, she landed the role of Angélica in City of God. After her national breakthrough, she went on to star in Only God Knows (2006), Journey to the End of the Night (2006), etc.

Finally, in 2007 she received international attention for her role in I Am Legend

Will Smith, Alice Braga co-starred in I Am Legend (Image: Getty Images)

Films, Series

Since her international fame, Alice Braga has portrayed roles in films Crossing Over (2009), Predators (2010), On the Road (2012), Kill Me Three Times (2014), The Shack (2017), The New Mutants (2020), The Suicide Squad (2012), among others.

Currently, she is also starring in Queen of the South as Teresa Mendoza since 2016 and in Samantha! as Samantha with Y since 2018.


On The New Mutants, Alice Braga has worked with Colbi Gannett, Blu Hunt, Charlie Heaton. 

She also co-starred with Jai Courtney, Storm Reid, Mayling Ng, Michael Rooker, Jennifer Holland in The Suicide Squad.

Alice Braga, Blu Hunt in The New Mutants (Image: Pinterest)

Alice Braga – Awards, Nominations

Alice Braga has been nominated for more than a dozen awards. Among the nominations, she has won ACIE Awards (2006), São Paulo Association of Art Critics Awards (2006), among others.

Alice Braga – Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

On social media handle such as Instagram, Alice Braga is active with over 385k followers but is absent from Twitter and Facebook.

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