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Portuguese Gem Pedro Carvalho: Seven Interesting Facts About Him

Shrijan Sun Dec 22 2019
Portuguese Gem Pedro Carvalho: Seven Interesting Facts About Him

Pedro Carvalho is a Portuguese actor. A staple of Portuguese entertainment, he has appeared in numerous cinema and television productions in his native country.       

Most recently, he has been named as a featured cast member in the upcoming Portuguese drama series Terra Nova. Here let us take a look at seven facts about Pedro Carvalho. 

7. He Was Born And Raised In Portugal

Pedro Carvalho was born on July 15, 1985, in Guarda, Portugal. He moved with his family to Fundão in Castelo Branco District, Portugal. 

When he turned 17, he moved to the capital Lisbon to pursue his career as an actor.

6. His Twin Brother Is Also An Actor

Acting must run in Pedro's family as his twin brother, Filipe Carvalho is also an accomplished actor. Filipe has appeared in numerous Portuguese television shows and movies like his twin brother.

Pedro with his twin brother Filipe
Pedro with his twin brother Filipe

Source: Twitter @PedroC_Oficial

Some of Filipe's most prominent roles include appearances in the TV shows Baía das Mulheres, Floribella, Detective Maravilhas, and Os Nossos Dias.    

5. He Went To School To Study Acting

Pedro aspired to become an actor since he was a child. Living in a small municipal community in Castelo, Branco did not afford him the opportunity nor the means to pursue his dreams. So, when he turned 17, he moved to Lisbon, Portugal, to fully realize his dreams.

While in Lisbon, Pedro studied the professional course of ACT- School of Actors for Cinema and TV in 2007. He was involved in numerous theatre productions during his tenure.   

4. He Has Been A Staple Of Portuguese Entertainment

Pedro has been a prominent fixture of Portuguese movies and television shows since 2004.  

After debuting in the drama TV series Baía das Mulheres, he has appeared in more than two dozen movies and TV shows. 

Pedro with his The Other Side of Paradise co-stars
Pedro with his The Other Side of Paradise co-stars

Source: IMDb

Most notably, he played Tomás Ferreira da Fonseca in the 2017 comedy-crime-drama, Ouro Verde, Miguel Sales in the 2016 Portuguese drama The Slave Mother, and Amaro Antunes in the 2017 romance-crime-drama The Other Side of Paradise.  

3. Set To Appear In The 2020 Drama Series Terra Nova

Pedro is slated to appear in the upcoming 2020 drama TV series Terra Nova. Set to debut in April 2020, the details about the show are not revealed as of yet, but Pedro is set to have a prominent role in the TV show.

2. Voiced Peter Pevensie In The Portuguese Dubbing Of The Chronicles of Narnia Movies Series  

In the Portuguese dubbing of the Chronicles of Narnia series, Pedro voiced the lead character of Peter Pevensie, played in the original movies by the English actor William Moseley.   

1. Pedro's Net Worth Is Estimated To Be $400K

Although the exact figures have not yet been disclosed, reports suggest that Pedro's net worth is somewhere around $400k. The Portuguese actor has appeared in more than two dozen movies and television shows in his native country.   

Some of his works have also garnered him recognition outside of Portugal. His acting talents have not gone unnoticed, and he has been slated to feature prominently in the upcoming 2020 Portuguese drama TV series Terra Nova.   

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