It was his idea to post a video of himself alongside his brother dancing online.
He studied civil engineering in school. He started uploading longer videos to his personal Instagram and gained an audience of more than 1,000 on the network.
He and his brother were born in a small town in the state of Mato Grosso do Sul. They have a sister named Thamires.
He runs his Vine account alongside his brother, Tulio Rocha.