Known best for her starring role in the Brazilian soap opera Ti Ti Ti, Valverde also delivered acclaimed performances in the telenovelas Beleza Pura and Avenida Brasil.
She made her soap opera debut in the 2006 series Sinha Moca.
She received a Capricho Award in 2008 and Melhores do Ano honors in both 2008 and 2013.
She was raised in Aiuruoca and Belo Horizonte, Brazil, and she later studied acting in Rio de Janeiro.
She and Camila Pitanga both became famous for their roles on Brazilian telenovelas.