Dercy Gonçalves was born on June 23, 1907 in Santa Maria Madalena, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. She was an actress and writer, known for Cavalo Amarelo (1980), Oceano Atlantis (1993) and Caídos do Céu (1946). She was married to Danilo Bastos. She died on July 19, 2008 in Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro.