Maisa da Silva Andrade (born May 22, 2002) is a Brazilian singer, TV hostess and actress.[6] She is known for hosting the children's TV show Bom Dia & Cia since she was 6 years old and for playing the role of Valéria Ferreira in the Carrossel franchise, including a telenovela and two movies.

Career

At the age of 3, in 2005, Maisa appeared in the Programa Raul Gil as musical dubber, singer and also secretary of the stage for the presenter Raul Gil, on Rede Record and then on Band.[7]

In 2007, was signed with SBT to present children's programs Sábado Animado and Domingo Animado.[7] In 2008, she was invited to a segment in the Programa Silvio Santos, becoming a success in answering random questions of the presenter Silvio Santos, owner of SBT and icon of Brazilian television. Maisa was sometimes called a "girl prodigy" and "the girl's eyes of Silvio Santos" the Brazilian media. Since then, she has been one of the leading artists of the television network.

Internet

Maisa began posting videos to her YouTube channel (named Maisera) in 2014, at age 13, with vlogs, interviews, music videos and other things.[8] Maisa has millions of followers in their social networks. In 2015, she was the first place in search of iFruit agency "The five most influential children of Brazil."[9]

Filmography

Film

YearTitleRoleNotesRef.
2015Carrossel: O FilmeValéria FerreiraMain cast[10]
2016Carrossel 2: O Sumiço de Maria Joaquina[11]
Masha e o Urso: O FilmeNarrator[12]
2017Bugigangue no EspaçoFefa (voice)[13]
Smurfs: The Lost VillageSmurf-Lilí (voice)

Television

YearTitleRoleNotesRef.
Telenovelas and series
2012–2013CarrosselValéria FerreiraMain cast[14]
2014Patrulha SalvadoraGuest cast; Season 2[15]
ChiquititasGarota Carisma hostGuest cast; Episode: "249"[16]
2016CarrosselValéria Ferreira (voice)Main cast; Animated series[17]
Carinha de AnjoJuliana "Juju" AlmeidaMain cast[18]
Television programs
2007–2011Sábado AnimadoPresenter[7]
2008–2010Domingo Animado[7]
2009–11, 2013Bom Dia & Companhia[19]
2010–2011Carrossel Animado[19]
2014Mundo PetWith copresenters Carla Fioroni and Luisa Mell[20]
2015–2016Domingo LegalReporter (occasional)[21]
Special
2005–2006Programa Raul GilParticipant / SecretarySegments: "Show Criança" and "Eu e As Crianças"[6]
2008–2009Programa Silvio SantosHerselfSegment: "Pergunte à Maisa"
2009Uma Hora do SucessoSingerSpecial Children's Day / Rerun in 2011[22]
2009–2016TeletonGuest host and singerTelevision marathon to help AACD[23]

Theater

YearTitleRoleRef.
2014Especial Carrossel: Circo TihanyValéria Ferreira[24]
2015–presentMaisa no ArMaisa[25]

Discography

YearTitleNotesRef.
Studio album
2009Tudo Que Me Vem Na CabeçaReleased: 28 August
Label: Universal Music
Format: CD, Music download
[26]
EP
2014Eu Cresci!Released: 18 December
Label: Universal Music
Format: Music download
[27]
Selected songs
  • "Tudo Que Me Vem Na Cabeça" (2009)
  • "Ô Tio" feat. Roger (2009)
  • "Pipoca Pula" feat. Eliana (2009)
  • "Tempo De Mudar" (2009)
  • "Eu Cresci" (2014)
  • "NheNheNhem" (2014)[28]
  • "Cabelo" (2014)