Alice Braga is a Brazilian actress. She has appeared in several Brazilian films, most notably as Angélica in 2002’s highly acclaimed City of God and as Karinna in 2005’s Lower City. She came to international prominence after appearing opposite Will Smith in I Am Legend and has since become a familiar face in Hollywood, appearing in films such as Repo Men and Predators, The Rite and Elysium. She plays main character Teresa Mendoza in the crime drama-thriller television series Queen of the South. She played Wisdom in the 2017 movie The Shack, based on the book of the same name.

Birth Name

Alice Braga Moraes







Personal Life

Birthday / Date of Birth

Alice Braga was born on April 15, 1983, in São Paulo City, São Paulo, Brazil.


She’s currently 36 years old.

Sun Sign





Roman Catholicism


There isn’t much information regarding her education.

Family Details

  • Father – Nico Moraes
  • Mother – Ana Maria Braga (Actress)
  • Siblings – Rita Braga de Moraes (Sister) (Actress and producer)

Marital Status


Boyfriend / Spouse

Alice Braga has dated –

  • Diego Luna (2005) – In 2005, she was romantically linked with Mexican actor, Diego Luna.

Physical Statistics


  • In feet – 5 feet 4 inches
  • In centimeters – 163 cm
  • In meters – 1.63 m


  • In Kilograms – 55 kg
  • In Pounds – 121 lbs

Body Measurements

  • Measurements – 35-23-34
  • Bust – 35 inches
  • Waist – 23 inches
  • Hip – 34 inches
  • Bra Size – 32C

Body Build


Eye Color

Dark Brown

Hair Color


Shoe Size

She wears a size 7.5 (US) shoe.

Dress Size

Her dress size is 3 (US).



Professional Statistics

Famous For

Appearing in films like I Am Legend (2007), Repo Men (2010), Predators (2010), The Rite (2011) and Elysium (2013).

Film Debut

Her first film appearance was in 1998 when she appeared in the Portuguese-language short film Trampolim for her role as Cláudia.

Television Debut

In 2005, Alice played the role as Vânia in the TV series Carandiru, Outras Histórias.

Brand Endorsements

Her first commercial was for yogurt when she was eight years old.

Awards & Nominations

Year Association Category Nominated Work Result
2003 Cinema Brazil Grand Prize Best Supporting Actress City of God Nominated
2005 Rio de Janeiro International Film Festival Best Actress Lower City Won
2006 ACIE Awards Best Actress Lower City Won
2006 São Paulo Association of Art Critics Awards Best Actress Lower City Won
2006 SESC Film Festival Audience Award Best Actress Lower City Won
2006 SESC Film Festival Critics Award Best Actress Lower City Won
2006 Verona Love Screens Film Festival Best Acting Performance Lower City Won
2006 Prêmio Contigo Cinema Best Actress Lower City Won
2007 Cinema Brazil Grand Prize Best Actress Lower City Won
2008 Black Reel Awards Best Supporting Actress Blindness Nominated
2008 SESC Film Festival Audience Award Best Actress The Milky Way Won
2008 Cinema Brazil Grand Prize Best Supporting Actress Drained Nominated

Alice Braga Favorites

Her favorite things are unknown.

Alice Braga Net worth

Alice Braga has a estimated net worth of $2 million dollars as of 2019.

Social Media Profiles

Some Lesser Known Facts About Alice Braga

  • She speaks fluent Portuguese, Spanish and English.
  • Alice and Daniela Braga are cousins.
  • As a child, Alice used to visit the film sets with her mother and aunt, Sônia Braga.
  • She commenced her career at 8 by appearing in a yogurt commercial.
  • In 2006, Alice appeared in her first English-language film Journey to the End of Night.
  • In 2009, she appeared as Mireya Sánchez in the crime-drama film Crossing Over alongside Harrison Ford, Ray Liotta and Ashley Judd.
  • In 2010, she appeared as Beth in Repo Men and as Isabelle in Predators.
  • In 2016, she was cast in the main role of Teresa Mendoza in the crime-drama series Queen of the South.


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