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Seu Jorge merges worlds of music, film on new tour

Seu Jorge merges worlds of music, film on new tour

Seu Jorge ("Mr. Jorge") was already a rising star in his native Brazil when Wes Anderson cast him in 2004's The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou. The man born Jorge Mário da Silva had released one album with the group Farofa Carioca, another on his own, and appeared in the Academy Award-nominated film City of God before getting the call for Anderson's fourth full-length feature.

The multi-faceted performer took the call despite the fact he didn't speak English or know of Anderson's work, unaware that the film would become a signature of his career.

On Nov. 30, de Silva brings his The Life Aquatic: A Tribute to David Bowie tour to the Balboa...

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