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Rodrigo Santoro
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Born
Rodrigo Junqueira dos Reis Santoro

August 22, 1975 (1975-08-22) (age 44)
Years active 2001 - present

Rodrigo Junqueira dos Reis Santoro (born August 22, 1975) is a Brazilian actor. He started his career acting in different soap operas in his country. In the last few years, he has become known after his roles in the movies Love Actually and 300.

Santoro was born in Petrópolis, Rio de Janeiro state. He is half of Italian descent.

Personal life

Santoro has been in a relationship with Brazilian actress Mel Fronckowiak since 2013. On May 22, 2017, they welcomed their first child, a daughter named Nina.

Filmography

Rodrigo Santoro WE 2012 Shankbone 8
Santoro at the premiere of What to Expect When You're Expecting, 9 May 2012, New York
Film
Year Film Role Notes
1996 Depois do Escuro Roberto
1998 Como Ser Solteiro Himself
1999 O Trapalhão e a Luz Azul Musketeer
1999 Stuart Little Stuart Little Voice (Brazilian dub)
2001 Bicho de Sete Cabeças Wilson Souza Neto
2001 Abril Despedaçado Tonho
2002 Stuart Little 2 Stuart Little Voice (Brazilian dub)
2003 The Roman Spring of Mrs. Stone Young Man
2003 Carandiru Lady Di
2003 Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle Randy Emmers
2003 Love Actually Karl
2004 A Dona da História Luiz Cláudio
2006 300 Xerxes I
2007 Não por Acaso Pedro
2008 Live, Love, Laugh, But... Bellboy Short film
2008 Os Desafinados Joaquim
2008 Redbelt Bruno Silva
2008 Leonera Ramiro
2008 Che Raul Castro
2009 I Love You Phillip Morris Jimmy Kemple
2009 Post Grad David Santiago
2010 Manual Para Se Defender de Alienígenas, Zumbis e Ninjas Ninja Short film
2010 There Be Dragons Oriol
2011 Meu País Marcos
2011 Rio Túlio / Soccer Announcer Voice (also in the Brazilian Version)
2012 Hemingway & Gellhorn Zarra
2012 Heleno Heleno de Freitas
2012 What To Expect When You're Expecting Alex
2012 Reis e Ratos Roni Rato
2013 The Last Stand Frank Martinez
2013 Rio 2096: A Story of Love and Fury Piatã / Júnior
2014 300: Rise of an Empire Xerxes I
2014 Rio 2 Túlio Voice (also in the Brazilian version)
2014 Rio, I Love You Ele
2015 Focus Garriga
2015 The 33 Laurence Golborne
2016 Jane Got a Gun Fitchum
2016 Ben-Hur Jesus
2016 Dominion Carlos
2016 Pelé: Birth of a Legend Brazilian announcer
2018 A Translator (Un Traductor) Malin
2019 Monica's Gang: Bonds Nutty Ned Live action of Monica's Gang
2019 Klaus Jesper Voice (Brazilian dub)
2019 Untitled Schulman/Joost project Post-production
Television
Year TV show Role Note
1993–94 Olho no Olho Pedro Main role
1994–95 Pátria Minha Fernando Main role
1995–96 Explode Coração Sérgio Main role
1996 Sai de Baixo Gama "O Sexo Nosso de Cada Dia" (Season 1, episode 6)
1996 Comédia da Vida Privada Diogo "Mulheres" (Season 2, episode 6)
1998 Hilda Furacão Frei Malthus Main role
1997 O Amor Está no Ar Léo Main role
1999 Belo e as Feras Henrique "Só o Amor Destrói" (Season 1, episode 1)
1999 Suave Veneno Eliseu Vieira Main role
2001 Os Normais Júlio "Grilar é Normal" (Season 1, episode 19)
2001 Estrela-Guia Carlos Charles Pimenta Main role
2002 Pastores da Noite Padre Gomes Main role
2003 Mulheres Apaixonadas Diogo Ribeiro Alves Main role
2005 Hoje É Dia de Maria Amado Main role
2005 Hoje é Dia de Maria: Segunda Jornada Dom Chico Chicote Main role
2006 Lost Paulo Main role (Season 3)
2009 Som & Fúria Sanjay Main role
2010 Afinal, o Que Querem as Mulheres? Rodrigo Santoro (fictional version) "Elas?" (Season 1, episode 3)
2010 Papai Noel Existe Robson Luiz Television special
2012 As Brasileiras Carioca "A Indomável do Ceará" (Season 1, episode 9)
2016 Velho Chico Afrânio de Sá Ribeiro Main role
2016–present Westworld Hector Escaton Main role
2018 Solteira e Boa Rapariga TBA Guest role
2019 Reprisal Joel Kelly Main role

Music Video

Music
Year Singer Song Notes
2018 Alok Ocean (with Zeeba and IRO)

Awards and nominations

Rodrigo Santoro 2011
Santoro holding the statue he won at the 44th Festival de Brasília for the movie Meu País, in 2011.
Year Award Category Result
2000 Festival de Brasília Best Actor for Bicho de Sete Cabeças Won
2001 Recife Film Festival Won
Brazil Quality Award Won
Santo Domingo Film Festival Won
SESC Best Film Festival Won
2002 Cinema Brazilian Grand Prix Won
APCA Trophy Won
Cartagena Film Festival Won
Cero Latitud Film Festival Won
2003 Festival de Brasília Best Actor for Carandiru Won
2004 Cannes Film Festival Chopard Trophy of Male Revelation Won
2007 MTV Movie Awards Best Villain for 300 Nominated
2011 Festival de Brasília Best Actor for Meu País Won
Havana Film Festival Best Actor for Heleno Won
2012 Lima Film Festival Won
ALMA Awards Best Actor for What to Expect When You're Expecting Nominated
2013 Grande Prêmio do Cinema Brasileiro Best Actor for Heleno Nominated
2016 Troféu APCA Best Actor for Velho Chico Nominated
2016 Prêmio Extra de Televisão Best Actor for Velho Chico Nominated
2018 Filming Italy Sardegna Festival movie highlights and series in the year Won
2018 Cinema PE - Audiovisual Festival === work set Won

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