Maria da Graça Meneghel ( Portuguese: [maˈɾia da ˈgɾasa ˈʃuʃa mẽneˈgɛw] ; born 27 March 1963), commonly known as Xuxa ( English: / ˈ ʃ uː ʃ ə / SHOO -shə ; Portuguese: [ˈʃuʃɐ] ), is a Brazilian television host , film actress , singer , model and businesswoman . Her various shows have been broadcast in Portuguese , English , and Spanish worldwide. She is a two-time winner of the Latin Grammy Award for Best Children's Album , and is also known for her epithet , " Queen of Children ".
Xuxa is an American children's television series hosted by Xuxa Meneghel , that aired in first-run syndication between September 13 and December 31, 1993, for a total of 65 episodes. Based on the Xou da Xuxa , created by Thomas W. Lynch and Marlene Mattos, produced by the company MTM Enterprises  and exhibited by The Family Channel . The show works with several blocks, where in each block a game is presented. The program also received famous people or diverse professionals, as well as educational lessons.