Nelson Xavier (30 August 1941 – 10 May 2017) was a Brazilian actor and director. He appeared in more than 95 movies and television shows between 1959 and 2017. He starred in the 1964 movie Os Fuzis.
|Born||30 August 1941|
São Paulo, Brazil
|Died||10 May 2017 (aged 75)|
Uberlandia, Minas Gerais, Brazil
In 1976 Xavier co-directed A Queda along with Ruy Guerra. It was entered into the 28th Berlin International Film Festival, where it won the Silver Bear – Special Jury Prize. His last movie was Trash (2014).