Coisa Mais Linda

Coisa Mais Linda

Overview

Also known as “Most Beautiful Thing” (season one) or “Girls from Ipanema” (season two) in English.

Set in the late 1950s, Coisa Mais Linda follows Maria Luiza, a young rich paulistana (born in São Paulo city), who moves to Rio de Janeiro to open a restaurant with her husband. Upon arrival, she discovers he abandoned her and ran off with all the money. Desperate at first, Malu will recover herself and pursuit a new a dream in the midst of the city’s vibration to the sound of the emerging Bossa Nova. In this endeavor, she will count on three incredible women: Lígia, her childhood friend who has a beautiful voice; Adélia, a black carioca (born in Rio de Janeiro) worker, with sheer determination and unshakeable strength, and Thereza, a modern and independent writer.

Notable Queer-Centric Episodes

  • Season 1, Episode 3 “Águas de Agosto” – After being yelled at, at work, Helô and Thereze … bond.

Characters

There are 2 queer characters listed for this show; none are dead.

Regular (1)

Recurring (1)

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