NarcoCulture

Life Imitates Art: ‘City of God’ Actor Accused of Killing Rio Cop

Life Imitates Art: ‘City of God’ Actor Accused of Killing Rio Cop

Fifteen years after the release of one of Brazil's most famous movies, a man who played a drug trafficker in the film has been accused of becoming a real-life gang boss, illustrating how closely the critically-acclaimed chronicle of organized crime in Rio de Janeiro parallels the reality still playing out in the city today.

Multimedia

More NarcoCulture News