Wagner Moura

Wagner Moura

  • Born on
    • June 27th, 1976
Wagner Maniçoba de Moura is a Brazilian actor, director and musician. Critically considered one of the protagonists of current Brazilian cinema. He is internationally recognized for the role of Pablo Escobar in the TV series Narcos and Nationally known for the role of Captain Nascimento in the TV movie Tropa de Elite and Tropa de Elite 2: The Enemy Now is Another. He started doing theater in Salvador, where he worked with renowned directors, such as Fernando Guerreiro and Celso Júnior, and soon had some participation in films. In 2003, he starred in Deus é Brasileiro and O Caminho das Nuvens, besides having a prominent role in Carandiru, which propelled him to the main scene of Brazilian cinema. He continued starring in national feature films, including the blockbusters Tropa de Elite and Tropa de Elite 2, with the famous character Captain / Colonel Nascimento. In 2007, he was the antagonist of the soap opera Paraíso Tropical, being praised for his performance by both the public and critics.

Starring Wagner Moura on Plex


Acting (26 Credits)

2022The Gray Man
2020Sergio as Sérgio Vieira de Mello
2019Wasp Network as Roque
2016Free at Last as Pablo Escobar
2014Futuro Beach as Donato
2014Trash as José Angelo
2014Rio, I Love You as Gui (segment "Inútil Paisagem")Watch Free
2013Bald Mountain as Lindo Rico
2013Elysium as Spider
2012Father's Chair as Theo Gadelha
2011The Man from the Future as Zero
2010Elite Squad 2: The Enemy Within as Tenente-Coronel Nascimento
2010VIPs as Marcelo
2008Romance as Pedro
2007Elite Squad as Capitão Nascimento
2007Basic Sanitation, the Movie as Joaquim
2007Ó Pai, Ó: Look at This as Boca
2005Lower City as Naldinho
2005The Machine as Apresentador da TV
2004Nina as Cego
2003God Is Brazilian as Taoca
2003The Middle of the World as Romão
2003The Man of the Year as Suel
2003Carandiru as Zico
2001Behind the Sun as Matheus
2000Woman on Top as Rafi

Director (1 Credits)


Writer (1 Credits)



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