Brazilian actor known for his roles in such telenovelas as Mulheres Apaixonadas (in 2003) and Passione (in 2010).
In his early years, he performed in amateur theater productions at the Teatro Cultura Artística de São Paulo.
He received the Medal of the Ordem de Rio Branco in 2009.
He married Lidiane Barbosa in 1969; they raised two children.
He and Brazilian actor Ari Telch both appeared in telenovelas.