Portuguese stand-up comedian and television personality who has won acclaim for stand-up specials like Black Label, Anjos Negros and Je Suis Cordes. He has also served as the presenter of a number of popular television shows, including Gente da Minha Terra and Roleta Russa.
He was born in Lisbon, Portugal and earned a Bachelor's degree in communications sciences from the Autonomous University of Lisbon.
He was nominated for a Troféu TV 7 Dias award for Best Actor in a Comedy for his role on Gente da Minha Terra - Europa.
He is the son of Vasco Rui da Cruz Sinel Cordes and his first wife, Maria de Fátima Pereira. His brother is Joaquim Sinel de Cordes.
He and Assumpta Serna both appeared on the series Aqui Não Há Quem Viva.