Tall, dark, and handsome with curly black hair and a piercing gaze. Age is just a number for this actor as he has retained that youthfulness even now. Yes, we are talking about the talented actor Rodrigo Santoro.
He is a Brazilian actor who is also a voice actor. This actor has played in many successful movies, including Love Actually, 300, Brainstorm, and many more. Today we are more than excited to write about this incredible human being. We will talk about his life, career, earnings, and a few other kinds of stuff.
So, let’s start with some facts first.
Rodrigo Santoro: Quick Facts
|Full Name:||Rodrigo Junqueria dos Reis Santoro|
|Birth Date:||August 22, 1975|
|Birth Place:||Petropolis, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil|
|Education:||Pontifical Catholic University|
|Height:||6 feet 3 inches(190 cm)|
|Weight:||71 kg(156 lbs)|
|Profession:||Actor, Voice Actor|
|Net Worth:||$10 million|
|Social Media:||Instagram, Twitter|
Rodrigo Santoro: Movies- Who Is Karl In Love Actually?
Unlike other actors, Santoro never intended to be an actor. But in 1993, during his days in PUC-Rio, Santoro entered the Actor’s Workshop of Rede Globo, and everything changed from then.
From there, he participated in many of Globo’s telenovelas, including Patria Minha(1994), Explode Coracao(1995), O Amor Esta no Ar(1997), and many others. Likewise, in 1999, Santoro also voiced the Stuart Little character from the movie, Stuart Little.
Since then, the actor has given his voice to many characters in different movies. They are Stuart Little 2(2002), Rio(2011), Rio 2(2014), and Klaus(2019).
Before Santoro made it big on the silver screen, he started with television shows. Rodrigo made his debut from the 1993 show, Olho no Olho, as the main character, Pedro. Moreover, he has appeared in numerous other television shows such as Patria Minha(1994-95), Sai de Baixo(1996), Os Normais(2001), Lost(2006), Velho Chico(2016), Westworld(2016-present), Reprisal(2019), and many more.
Aside from the small screen, Santoro has also proved himself on the big screen. Mostly known for his role as Xerxes, the Persian King in the movie 300: Rise of an Empire(2014), he has given many unforgettable performances. And yes, Santoro was the one who fulfilled the role of Karl in the 2003 movie Love Actually.
Putting that aside some of his other works include Abril Despedacado(2001), Carandiru(2003), Charlie’s Angels: Full Throttle(2003), Redbeit(2008), Post Grad(2009), Heleno(2012), The Last Stand(2013), Rio, I Love You(2014), Dominion(2016), Pele: Birth of a Legend(2016), and many more.
Personal Life: Is Rodrigo Santoro Married? Who Is His Wife?
Talking about his personal life, Rodrigo is romantically involved with Brazilian actress Mel Fronckowiak. They have been together since 2013 and are still going strong as a couple. They tied the knot in 2016. Moreover, the pair is blessed with a child, a daughter named Nina.
Likewise, the lovely duo welcomed their daughter on May 22, 2017, and has never been happier. Also, none of them has been involved with rumors or controversies that could ruin their relationships.
As of now, the happy family of three is living a blissful life in the city of Los Angeles, California, the United States of America.
Age, Height, and Measurements: How Old Is Rodrigo Santoro?
The talented actor, Rodrigo, was born in the year 1975, which makes him 44 years as of now. Santoro celebrates his birthday every year on the 22nd of August. Also, he was born under Leo’s sign, and people of this sign are known to be leaders, fierce, and ambitious.
Moreover, this actor has got the perfect blend of talent and looks. With his dark brown curls and brown eyes, he has that youthful appearance. Also, Santoro has got an athletic body that stands at the height of 6 feet 3 inches(190 cm).
Not to mention, he has maintained a weight of 71 kg(156 lbs) with balanced workouts and a healthy diet.
Early Life and Family
The talented actor Santoro was born as Rodrigo Junqueira dos Reis Santoro in Petropolis, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. He is the son of Francesco Santoro, an Italian engineer and Maria Jose Junqueira dos Reis, a Brazilian artist.
Similarly, he grew up with his sister named Flavia Junqueira dos Reis Santoro, in Brazil. As for his education, Santoro graduated from Pontifical Catholic University, located in Rio. He studied Journalism there.
Likewise, he is Brazilian by nationality and belongs to mixed ethnicity.
Net Worth and Income
As of now, Santoro has appeared in dozens of movies and TV Shows that have raised his popularity in the entertainment world. Likewise, Santoro’s net worth as of 2019 is estimated to be $10 million.
Considering how Rodrigo has appeared in commercially hit movies, the amount seems fair enough. Add to the fact that he also makes extra from his voice acting career. However, he has yet to reveal any of the detailed information when it comes to his earnings.
Social Media Presence
Instagram– 747k Followers
Twitter– 12.1k Followers