Bingo The King of the Mornings (2017)

Film details

  • Director

    Daniel Rezende

  • Countries

    Brazil USA

  • Year

    2017

  • Genre

    Biopic

  • Type

    Film

  • Category

    Fiction

Alternative titles

  • Bingo O Rei das Manhãs Original

Synopsis

In 1980s Brazil, Augusto Mendes, an actor who has previously worked in soap operas and softcore pornography films, is offered the chance to host a morning television show aimed at children where he will play the role of Bingo the clown. The programme becomes the most popular morning show in Brazil but a clause in his contract forbids Augusto from revealing Bingo’s true identity. Augusto struggles with the lack of recognition he receives for his work and his frustration at remaining anonymous creates tension between Augusto and his son Gabriel.

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