Pelé: Birth of a Legend

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Plot Summary

From an impoverished youth and a life full of disadvantages, to scoring the winning goal in Brazil’s first ever World Cup victory in 1958, Pelé: Birth of a Legend tells the miraculous true story of the legendary soccer player’s rise to glory. With his unorthodox, uniquely Brazilian style of play and an unbeatable spirit, Pelé overcame all odds, inspired his country, and reshaped the world’s most popular sport.

Pelé: Birth of a Legend is a heart-warming tale filled with captivating on-the-field action and wonderful performances from an international cast including Vincent D’Onofrio (Jurassic World) and Colm Meaney (The Damned United).


Vincent D'Onofrio, Rodrigo Santoro, Diego Boneta, Seu Jorge, Colm Meaney