Joana Machado (born Joana Machado Neves on November 13, 1980 in Rio de Janeiro) is a Brazilian personal trainer, photographic model and reality television personality, best known for being the winner of the fourth season of the Brazilian version of The Farm.[1][2][3]

Joana Machado
Joana Machado Neves

(1980-11-13) November 13, 1980 (age 39)
OccupationModel, TV Personality
Years active2011–present


Joana Machado brought to media attention in 2008 following her on-and-off affair with football player Adriano, marked by scandals and mutual aggression. These headlines made her into a media personality.

Since then, she appeared on several television shows, magazine covers (which included a nude photoshoot for Sexxy magazine in March 2011) and other media.[1][4]

A FazendaEdit

On July 19, 2011, Joana Machado was officially announced as one of the fifteen celebrities contestants on the fourth season of A Fazenda, the Brazilian version of reality series The Farm, which aired on Rede Record.[2]

On October 12, 2011, after 87 days, she was crowned the winner of the season, beating TV host Monique Evans and sexual blogger Raquel Pacheco in the final vote, taking home the R$2 million prize.[3][5]

On October 27, 2011 she became a cast member of Legendários, Marcos Mion Saturday night comedy show, where she currently works as a correspondent. Her first episode aired November 5, 2011.[6]


Year Title Role
2011 A Fazenda 4 Herself
2011–2012 Legendários Herself


  1. ^ a b "Joana Machado by Robert Schwenck" (in Portuguese). Retrieved 2012-06-01.
  2. ^ a b "Joana Machado Profile on" (in Portuguese). Retrieved 2012-06-01.
  3. ^ a b ""Missão dada é missão cumprida", comemora Joana Machado" (in Portuguese). Retrieved 2012-06-01.
  4. ^ "Babado: Joana Machado é recusada pela Playboy e agora vai posar na Sexy" (in Portuguese). Retrieved 2012-06-01.
  5. ^ ""A Fazenda 4": Joana Machado vence o reality e ganha R$ 2 milhões" (in Portuguese). Retrieved 2012-06-01.
  6. ^ "Joana Machado integra time do Legendários" (in Portuguese). Retrieved 2012-06-01.

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Preceded by
Daniel Bueno
Winner of A Fazenda
A Fazenda 4
Succeeded by
Viviane Araújo