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Santos interviewed about 47 Meters Down: Uncaged by Dulce Osuna in 2019
|Born||1 February 1990
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
|Alma mater||Macaulay Honors College|
|Height||6 ft 0.5 in (184 cm)|
Davi Santos (born 1 February 1990) is a Brazilian-American actor, best known for his role playing Sir Ivan, The Gold Ranger on the television series Power Rangers Dino Charge. He is a screenwriter and star of The Cure, a film that world premiered at Cannes Film Festival.
Santos attended the Professional Performing Arts School alongside Connor Paolo and Sarah Hyland. He graduated from LaGuardia Arts "Fame" High School. In 2008, Santos enrolled at Macaulay Honors College at CUNY Lehman where he designed the courses of his customized major Cognitive Philosophy and Theatrical Arts. Since the age of 8, he has trained in martial arts. He holds a second Dan Black-belt in Shotokan Karate.
With a background in theatre and commercials, Santos appeared Off-Broadway between 2009 and 2012 in plays premiering at New York Theatre Festival, Samuel French Play Festival and the New York International Fringe Festival. In his late teens, he wrote and appeared in the coming of age docufiction, Lone Prophet, utilizing guerrilla filmmaking in support of the DREAM Act. In 2011, he collaborated with Christopher J. Lopez to create Densely Hollow Films. Their first film, The Cure, premiered at the Palais des Festivals et des Congress at Cannes Film Festival.
A self-tape audition led Santos to an appearance on the ABC comedy series Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23, after which he joined the cast of the American Sitcom Mr. Box Office for two seasons. He continued making television appearances on Nickelodeon's How to Rock, and ABC Family's Switched at Birth, Mystery Girls and Chasing Life.
In 2014, Santos was cast as the Gold Ranger on Power Rangers Dino Charge for two seasons. In 2017, he starred in the film Something Like Summer based on the acclaimed novel of the same title. The same year, Densely Hollow Films began principal photography on its feature debut, Adrift, produced by James Manos Jr., in which Santos starred opposite Lauren Velez and Tony Plana. Santos also appeared in the horror film Polaroid, which was released in 2019.
In July 2018, Santos was cast as Gabe in the CBS All Access fantasy drama series Tell Me a Story which premiered that October.
|2017||Something Like Summer||Tim Wyman|
|The Man from Earth: Holocene||Second Student|
|47 Meters Down: Uncaged||Ben|
|2012||How to Rock||Mark||1 episode (How to Rock a Good Deed)|
|2012-2013||Mr. Box Office||Carlos||recurring, 23 episodes|
|2013||Don't Trust the B---- in Apartment 23||Anthony Pizzoli||1 episode (The Scarlet Neighbour)|
|2014||Switched at Birth||Martin||1 episode (Love Among the Ruins)|
|2015–2016||Power Rangers Dino Charge||Sir Ivan/The Gold Ranger||Main Cast|
|2017||Kirby Buckets||Apollo||1 episode (Queen for a Dawn)|
|Will & Grace||Twenty-Something||1 episode (Who's Your Daddy)|
|Law & Order: True Crime||Andy Cano||recurring, 3 episodes (season 1)|
|2018–2019||Tell Me a Story||Gabe Perez||Main Cast (season 1)|
|2020||Power Rangers Beast Morphers||Sir Ivan/The Gold Ranger||guest, 2 episodes (season 2)|
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