Stage and film actor who appeared in over 30 films during his 50-year acting career. His credits include As Pupilas do Senhor Reitor, O Costa do Castelo, and O Pátio das Cantigas.
He was a fireman, earning the rank of Commander.
He started his career with Brazilian silent films.
He married Josefina Barco in 1920.
He appeared in some silent films like actor Elliott Dexter.