His performance in Charlie's Angels boosted his career in Hollywood.He also started working in the advertising business as he appeared in a commercial campaign with Gisele Bündchen in 2002. 5 the Film, the 3-minute-long commercial for Chanel.We wish him all the very best to continue his bright career in the future. He has appeared in many successful movies, including Brainstorm (2001), Carandiru (2003), Love Actually (2003), Che (2008), I Love You Phillip Morris (2009), and Rio (2011).After Bicho, his reputation as an actor had been solidified and he was cast as the male lead in Abril Despedaçado (Behind the Sun), one of the nominees for best foreign film in the 2002 Golden Globe Awards.
His full name is Rodrigo Junqueira dos Reis Santoro.
He is perhaps most famous for his portrayal of Xerxes in the movie 300 (2006) and its sequel 300: Rise of an Empire (2014).
He was a series regular on the television series Lost portraying the character Paulo, and plays Hector Escaton in HBO's Westworld (2016).
Canadian director Robert Allan Ackerman signed Santoro for his TV production The Roman Spring of Mrs.
Stone after being mesmerised by his performance in Bicho de Sete Cabeças.
The movie was one of the nominees for best foreign film in the 2002 Golden Globe Awards.