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Rodrigo Santoro
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Born
Rodrigo Junqueira dos Reis Santoro

August 22, 1975 (1975-08-22) (age 43)
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.

Filmography

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Santoro at the 2011 Toronto International Film Festival
Films & TV
Year Movie Role Notes
1993 Olho no Olho Pedro Brazilian Telenovela
1994 Pátria Minha Fernando Brazilian Telenovela
1995 Explode Coração Sérgio Brazilian Telenovela
1996 Depois do Escuro Julio short
1996 A Comédia da Vida Privada Brazilian Miniseries
1996 Sai de Baixo Gama Episode: O Sexo Nosso de Cada Dia
1997 O Amor Está no Ar Léo Brazilian Telenovela
1998 Como Ser Solteiro Himself
1998 Hilda Furacão Frei Malthus Brazilian Miniseries
1999 O Trapalhão e a Luz Azul Musketeer Movie
1999 Suave Veneno Eliseu Vieira Brazilian Telenovela
2001 Bicho de Sete Cabeças Wilson Souza Neto Movie
2001 Abril Despedaçado Tonho Movie
2001 Estrela-Guia Carlos Charles Brazilian Telenovela
2001 Os Normais Júlio Episode: Grilar É Normal
2002 Pastores da Noite Padre Gomes Brazilian Miniseries
2003 Carandiru Lady Di Movie
2003 Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle Randy Emmers Cameo
2003 Love Actually Karl
2003 The Roman Spring of Mrs Stone Young Man TV Movie
2003 Mulheres Apaixonadas Diogo Ribeiro Brazilian Telenovela
2004 A Dona da História Luiz Cláudio/Young
2005 Hoje é Dia de Maria Amado/Dom Chico Chicote Brazilian Miniseries
2006–2007 Lost Paulo Regular; Season 3; 14 episodes
2007 300 Xerxes Nominated - MTV Movie Awards for Best Villain
2007 Não Por Acaso Pedro
2008 Live, Love, Laugh, But... Bellboy Short
2008 Redbelt Bruno Silva
2008 Leonera Ramiro
2008 Che Raúl Castro
2008 Os Desafinados Joaquim (young)/ Antonio Goldfaber Movie
2009 Post Grad David Santiago
2009 I Love You Phillip Morris Jimmy
2009 Som & Fúria Sanjay Brazilian Miniseries
2010 Afinal, o Que Querem as Mulheres? Rodrigo Santoro Brazilian Miniseries
2010 Papai Noel Existe Robson Luiz Brazilian Series
2011 There Be Dragons Oriol
2011 Rio Túlio / Soccer Announcer Voice only
2011 Meu País Marcos Movie
2011 Homens de Bem Ciba TV Movie
2012 Reis e Ratos Roni Rato
2012 Hemingway & Gellhorn Zarra TV Movie
2012 As Brasileiras Carioca Episode: A Indomável do Ceará
2012 Heleno Heleno de Freitas Movie
2012 What to Expect When You´re Expecting Alex
2013 The Last Stand Frank Martinez Post-production
2013 The Blind Bastard Club Pre-production
2013 300: Battle of Artemisia Xerxes Pre-production

Awards and nominations

  • Brasília Film Festival
    • 2000 – Best Actor for Bicho de Sete Cabeças (Won)
  • Recife Film Festival
    • 2001 – Best Actor for Bicho de Sete Cabeças (Won)
  • Brazil Quality Award
    • 2001 – Best Actor for Bicho de Sete Cabeças (Won)
  • Santo Domingo Film Festival
    • 2001 – Best Actor for Bicho de Sete Cabeças (Won)
  • SESC Best Film Festival
    • 2001 – Best Actor for Bicho de Sete Cabeças (Won)
  • Cinema Brazilian Grand Prix
    • 2002 – Best Actor for Bicho de Sete Cabeças (Won)
  • APCA Trophy
    • 2002 – Best Actor for Bicho de Sete Cabeças (Won)
  • Cartagena Film Festival
    • 2002 – Best Actor for Bicho de Sete Cabeças (Won)
  • Cero Latitud Film Festival
    • 2003 – Best Actor for Bicho de Sete Cabeças (Won)
  • Brasília Film Festival
    • 2003 – Best Actor for Carandiru (Nominated)
  • Cannes Film Festival
    • 2004 – Chopard Trophy of Male Revelation (Won)
  • MTV Movie Awards
    • 2007 – Best Villain for 300 (Nominated)
  • Brasília Film Festival
    • 2011 – Best Actor for Meu País (Won)
  • Havana Film Festival
    • 2011 – Best Actor for Heleno (Won)

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