Actor Marcello Antony made his debut in the soap opera ‘O Rei do Gado’, in 1996, which he reprises in ‘Vale a Pena Ver de Novo’.
Marcello Antony is on the air in the soap opera ‘O Rei do Gado’, shot by Vale a Pena Ver de Novo by TV Globo. First aired in 1996, the plot marked the actor’s television debut, at the time just 31.
Currently 57, the artist is married to Carolina Hollinger Villar and they have five children. By the way, he’s been away from TV since 2017 and spends most of his time in Portugal, where he has already worked.
After becoming one of Globo’s heartthrob, Antony starred in several online soap operas such as “Salsa & Merengue” (1996), “Torre de Babel” (1998), “Coração de Estudante” (2002), “Mulheres Apaixonadas” (2003)), ‘Bella’ (2005), among others.
However, despite being part of big hits, nine years ago the actor was embroiled in a major controversy when he criticized his role in the soap opera ‘Amor à Vida’ (2013).
“I see a more comedy-centric plot instead of showing gays having a family. The characters are still very orphaned. (…) I struggle to say that text, because it’s something I’d never say, but they’re just a vehicle to express what the author writes, with all its coherence and inconsistency “, he said at the time.
Marcello Antony’s last work in Brazil dates back to 2017, when he was part of the cast of “Malhação: Viva a Diferença”, playing the villain Edgar. In Portugal, he starred in the soap opera ‘Valor da Vida’, which is currently in the Band.
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