leopoldina of brazil

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Caio Castro & Letícia Colin como Dom Pedro e Dona  Leopoldina  em “Novo Mundo”. 

(Caio Castro & Leticia Colin as Don Pedro and Dona Leopoldina in “New World”).

Maria Leopoldina (1797-1826) was an Austrian Archduchess and wife of Pedro I, first Emperor of Brazil. She was a well-educated, bright young woman who was much beloved in her adopted homeland. She was a bright girl and a diligent student particularly fond of biology and other sciences. She learned French, Latin, piano and riding.

Pedro (1798 - 1834) was a handsome, energetic young man who preferred action and physical activity to studying and statecraft. He was an excellent horseman, and it was through riding that he first found common ground with the wife Leopoldina. However, He was a womanizer and had a long string of lovers even before and after Leopoldina arrived in Brazil.

Letícia Colin as Princess Maria Leopoldina of Austria, later Empress Consort Maria Leopoldina of Brazil and briefly Queen Consort of Portugal in “Novo Mundo”.

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Novo Mundo + Costumes [16/-]

Letícia Colin as Princess Maria Leopoldina of Austria, later Empress Consort Maria Leopoldina of Brazil and briefly Queen Consort of Portugal

Letícia Colin as Princess Maria Leopoldina of Austria, later Empress Consort Maria Leopoldina of Brazil and briefly Queen Consort of Portugal in “Novo Mundo”.

Princess Maria Leopoldina of Austria (Letícia Colin) and Anna Millman (Isabelle Drummond) in “Novo Mundo”.

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Novo Mundo, in english New World (2016) tv series

In 1817, the archduchess of Austria, Maria Leopoldina is coming to Brazil to wed the prince Dom Pedro, son of king João VI
Fictional characters will also take part in the series, mainly the Portuguese teacher of Leopoldina, Anna Millman and the decadent actor, Joaquim Martinho.
New World will retract the construction of nowadays Brazil and the european, native and african influence in it’s culture. The tv show will be set during the last six years of João VI ruling in Brazil (1817-1822)