Rodrigo Santoro is one of the famous Brazilian movie actors who rose into fame for his brilliant performance as Xerxes in 2006’s blockbuster movie 300. For his splendid act as the villain in the film, he even got nominated at the MTV Movie Award for Best Villain.
Besides, he also got some limelight as he starred as Paulo in ABC's hit series Lost (2006-2007).
Starting his career from Chanel commercials, he has been a crucial part of some major TV series, and movies like Love Actually (2003), Rio (2011), Hemingway & Gellhorn (2012), Nature Is Speaking (2014), and many more.
Moreover, as a result of his eminent acting, he is also known as the Brazilian Tom Cruise.
Rodrigo Santoro’s Married Life
The award-winning actor, Rodrigo, is living a perfect married life with his Opera Singer wife, Mel Fronckowiak.
Since then, the couple has been together, side-by-side of each other, keeping the marriage vows that they shared.
Rodrigo Santoro with his wife, Mel Fronckowiak on 20 May 2019 (Photo: Rodrigo Santoro's Instagram)
Rodrigo and Mel were also blessed with a baby princess on 22 May 2017. They named their cute daughter Nina.
During an interview with purepeople, Rodrigo’s wife wished his life partner on his birthday with some unique wish.
As of now, it seems as if the family of three are happy with the life they are having, and the husband-wife duo isn’t showing any signs that they are getting separating.
Moreover, the pair is looking forward to making their daughter’s life better in her every footstep.
Bio (Age) Plus Height, Weight
Rio de Janeiro stands at the height of 6 feet 3 inches (190 cms) and weighs around 87 kg (192 lbs).
Born in 1975, the actor blows up his birthday candles on the 22nd of August every year.
He goes by the birth name of Rodrigo Junqueira Dos Reis Santoro and has a zodiac sign, Leo. Besides, he possesses half-Italian and half-Portuguese ethnicity.
His Parents’ Details
Rodrigo Junqueira dos Reis Santoro was born to an Italian father, Francesco Santoro and Brazilian mother, Maria José Junqueira dos Reis. His father is an Italian engineer, whereas, his Portuguese descent mother is an artist.
Besides his parents, he also has a sister named Flávia Junqueira dos Reis Santoro, who is an architect.
Moreover, he shares a close bond with his family members, which is proven by his social media posts.
Rodrigo’s Net Worth
Rodrigo Santoro has been serving his talent in the entertainment sector for more than two decades. And in such a long career, he has played some excellent roles in some super hit movies produced by some biggest franchises of the world.
He started his career in Hollywood movies from 2000 with the movie Brainstorm. Since then, he has appeared in many greatest Hollywood movies and TV shows.
With such an elongated career in the film sector, it’s sure that he has been paid with some healthy amount of paycheques. Well, as of 2018, he has a whopping net worth of $10 million.