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Know the Cast: ‘Confessions of an Invisible Girl’

Confessions of an Invisible Girl Cast on Netflix - Confissões de uma Garota Excluída

The Confessions of an Invisible Girl cast features Klara Castanho, Lucca Picon and Kiria Malheiros. This info article contains minor spoilers for Bruno Garotti’s Brazilian Netflix movie. Check out more streaming guides in Vague Visages’ Know the Cast section.

Confessions of an Invisible Girl follows a Rio de Janeiro teenager named Tetê. After moving from Barra da Tijuca to Copacabana, she tries to overcome her insecurities and make friends. Meanwhile, overwhelming family members create even more stress for the girl known as “Death Pits.” As Tetê changes her image, she earns the attention of two boys with vastly different personalities and must decide what’s best for her mental health. Here’s every main performer and character in Confessions of an Invisible Girl.

Confessions of an Invisible Girl Cast: Klara Castanho as Tetê

Confessions of an Invisible Girl Cast - Klara Castanho as Tetê

Character Profile: A teenager from the Barra da Tijuca neighborhood in Rio de Janeiro. She is nicknamed “Death Pits” because of her hypohidrosis condition. Tetê moves to Copacabana with her parents and learns how to cope with anxiety while developing genuine bonds with several classmates.

Castanho’s Resume: Bel in Mothern (2006-08), Rafaela Campos in Seize the Day (2009-10), Clara Allende in Amor Eterno Amor (201), Júlia in It’s a Fairy! (2016), Manuela Pereira in Anything for a Pop Star (2018)

Confessions of an Invisible Girl Cast: Gabriel Lima as Davi

Confessions of an Invisible Girl Cast - Gabriel Lima as Davi

Character Profile: Tetê’s first friend in Copacabana. He lives with his grandparents and has a brother named Dudu. Tetê feels like a social outcast, especially after a fellow Star Trek Generations fan, Laís, shames him for discussing “nerdy” stuff in public.

Lima’s Resume: Leandro in Suburbia (2012), Sermancino in Pé na Cova (2013-16), Zeca in A Menina Índigo (2016), Pichuleco in Brasil a Bordo (2017), Maxsuel in Duas de Mim (2017)

Confessions of an Invisible Girl Cast: Júlia Gomes as Valentina

Confessions of an Invisible Girl Cast - Júlia Gomes as Valentina

Character Profile: Erick’s girlfriend who “hates stupid people.” She creates a meme of Tetê after learning about her name origins. Valentina is the archetypal Mean Girl and the focus of a scandalous party video.

Gomes’ Resume: Sofia in The Life We Lead (2011), Elisa in Amor Eterno Amor (2012), Marian in
Chiquititas (2013)

Confessions of an Invisible Girl Cast: Marcus Bessa as Zeca

Confessions of an Invisible Girl Cast - Lucca Picon as Erick

Character Profile: A gay student. He urges Tetê to find the diva within herself but also reminds her not to be dramatic all the time. Zeca hasn’t come out to his father.

Bessa’s Resume: Pedro in Carinha de Anjo (2017), Issacar de Israel in Lia (2018), Léo in She Said, He Said (2019), Luiz Dumont in Santos Dumont (2019)

Confessions of an Invisible Girl Cast: Lucca Picon as Erick

Confessions of an Invisible Girl Cast - Lucca Picon as Erick

Character Profile: Tetê’s initial love interest, a surfer and musician. He’s described  as an “improved Rudy Pankow” (from Outer Banks) and compared favorably to both Jacob Elordi (The Kissing Booth franchise) and Noah Centineo (To All the Boys franchise). Erick claims that he is the victim of sexism after cheating on Valentina.

Picon’s Resume: Henrique in Young Hearts (2019-20)

Confessions of an Invisible Girl Cast: Caio Cabral as Dudu

Confessions of an Invisible Girl Cast - Caio Cabral as Dudu

Character Profile: Davi’s brother who visits from Minas. Tetê investigates his social media profile before her official introduction. Dudu displays kind and thoughtful behavior throughout the movie.

Cabral’s Resume: Patrick in A Life Worth Living (2019)

Confessions of an Invisible Girl Cast: Kiria Malheiros as Samantha

Confessions of an Invisible Girl Cast - Kiria Malheiros as Samantha

Character Profile: Tetê’s first female friend in Copacabana. She used to be close with Valentina. Samantha initially receives a payment to befriend Tetê and later shows that she genuinely values their time together.

Malheiros’ Resume: Raíssa Alcântara Vieira in Brave Woman (2012-13), Eight-Year-Old Clara in Reaching for the Moon (2013), Bruna Falcão in Empire (2014-15), Esperança Sampaio in Dark Days (2017), Justine in Kardec (2019)

Confessions of an Invisible Girl Cast: Fernanda Concon as Laís

Confessions of an Invisible Girl Cast - Fernanda Concon as Laís

Character Profile: Valentina’s best friend. She enjoys Star Trek Generation like Davi but asks him not to discuss the movie in public. Laís’ backstory is revealed in the final act.

Concon’s Resume: Alícia Gusman in Carrosse (2012-13), Alícia Gusman in Patrulha Salvadora (2014), Alícia Gusman in Carrossel: O Filme (2015), Alícia Gusman in Carrossel 2: O Sumiço de Maria Joaquina (2016), Débora in Dra. Darci (2018-20)

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The Confessions of an Invisible Girl cast also includes Rosane Gofman (Corpo a Corpo, Sweet Diva), Stepan Nercessian (Amante Muito Louca, Chacrinha: O Velho Guerreiro), Alcemar Vieria (Alemão: Both Sides of the Operation, A Esperança é a Última que Morre) and Júlia Rabello (Copa de Elite, Rock Story).

Q.V. Hough (@QVHough) is Vague Visages’ founding editor.

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