Sergio Mendes
1 Nomination
Role Musician, Songwriter
Born February 11, 1941
Niterói, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Sérgio Santos Mendes is a Brazilian musician. He has over fifty-five releases, and plays bossa nova heavily crossed with jazz and funk. He was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Original Song in 2012 as co-writer of the song "Real in Rio" from the animated film Rio.


84th Academy Awards, 2011
Best Original Song — "Real in Rio" from Rio (shared with Carlinhos Brown and Siedah Garrett)

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