|Born||in Petrópolis, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil|
|Birth Name||Rodrigo Junqueira dos Reis Santoro|
|Height||6' 1½" (1.87 m)|
Mini Bio (1)
Rodrigo Santoro is a world-renown actor who can recently be seen starring alongside Academy Award Winner Anthony Hopkins, Evan Rachel Wood, and Geoffrey Wright in the hit HBO series WESTWORLD created by Jonah Nolan and produced by JJ Abrams. Rodrigo played the male lead in the Hulu series REPRISAL for producer Warren Littlefield. He will next be seen in the feature PROJECT POWER for Netflix, coming out mid-August 2020, opposite Jamie Foxx and Joseph Gordon Levitt. He will soon be seen in the Netflix foreign language film SEVEN SLAVES for director Alex Moratto. In 2018, he appeared at Sundance for a film he starred in and produced to critical acclaim titled UN TRADUCTOR. His extensive list of credits includes a lead role opposite Benicio Del Toro in Steven Soderbergh's CHE, a lead role in the iconic film LOVE ACTUALLY, FOCUS opposite Will Smith and Margot Robbie, 300: RISE OF AN EMPIRE opposite Eva Green, RIO 2, THE LAST STAND opposite Forrest Whitaker, WHAT TO EXPECT WHEN YOU'RE EXPECTING opposite Cameron Diaz and Jennifer Lopez, HEMINGWAY AND GELHORN for HBO opposite Nicole Kidman, THE 33 opposite Juliette Binoche about the Chilean minors, JANE GOT A GUN opposite Natalie Portman and the Brazilian film HELENO, chronicling the true-life story of the most notorious and successful Brazilian soccer player, Heleno de Frietas.
Rodrigo was honored to receive the Ischia award for International Contribution at the 2008 Ischia Global Film Festival in Italy. Rodrigo has won a total of eight Best Actor awards, including the first-ever award for Best Actor from the Brazilian Academy of Arts and Film, for his portrayal of a young man forced into a mental institution by his parents in BRAINSTORM, the critically acclaimed film by director Lais Bodansky.
- IMDb Mini Biography By: Haley Brenn