Alexandre Rodrigues earned his money, now as an Uber driver. The Brazilian actor was through the movie “City of God”, wrote at the weekend on Instagram: “Since I have not found work in my profession, I have learned to make him almost my whole life, I said to myself, ok, then Plan b is What is left for me?”
A passenger had recognized Rodrigues before, and a photo in the social media released. In “City of God” played on Rodrigues, the main role of the youth rocket, from whose point of view the history of the Slum “Cidade de Deus” is told. The Film was nominated in 2004 for four Oscars and internationally very successfully.
Rodrigues played then in other movies and TV series. He had not given up acting, he wrote. “Here, the actor must make everything possible to feed the family.”