Emilio Dantas, 37, is a Brazilian actor and singer who is popular as the vocalist and songwriter of the rock band Mulher do Padre. Dantas is also known for his performance as Aron in Samson and Delilah.
He began his acting career from the musical Folhos do Brasil, written by Oswaldo Montenegro. He performed in theater for four years, where he acted in plays like Aldeia dos Ventos and Eu Eu Moro, Commemorate. Some of his television credits are Ballad, Balladao, Masks, Beyond Time, Family Matter, The Force of Wanting, and more.
A Short Biography Of Emilio Dantas
Emilio Dantas da Silveira Netto was born on 29th November 1982 in Rio de Janeiro, RJ, to San Marinho and Emilio Silveira.
He is Brazilian as per his nationality and has mixed ethnic descent.
Did You Know? Emilio is the recipient of the Best Actor Bibi Ferreira Award.
What Is His Net Worth?
According to various sources, Dantas is estimated to own net worth of $1 million. He surely pockets thousands of dollars for his work in theatre, films, and TV shows.
As per sources, an actor makes around $45,030 to $56,331 per year based on their experience. Emilio surely earns around or above the average pay range.
Dantas began his career as a singer in 1997 as a vocalist and songwriter for the rock band Mulher do Padre until 2005. The following year, Emilio was invited to become the lead singer of the band Som da Rua after the death of their original lead singer Lio Mariz.
During the time, Emilio auditioned for the musical Filhos do Brasil and eventually began his acting. Dantas performed theater for four years, where he acted in the play entitled Aldeia dos Ventos and Eu Eu Moro, Commemorate.
He then appeared in films like Teus Olhos Mine and Leo e Bia for which he won two awards for the best actor and best soundtrack.
In 2010, Dantas released his first solo EP entitled Here, Where I’m Not. The same year, he got a recording deal with RecordTV via actor Roberto Bomtempo who encouraged him to send his material to the TV station.
Emilio made his breakthrough as Aron from the miniseries Samson and Delilah, where he appeared alongside Fernando Pavao, Honey Lisboa, Thais Fersoza, and Rafaela Mandelli.
In 2012, he appeared as Gino in a Brazilian soap opera, Masks. He played singer Gino, who gets involved with a mysterious, much older woman named Valeria Lage, played by Bete Coelho.
In 2017, Dantas played Rubens Feitosa, a criminal and adulterous in the soap opera The Force of Wanting alongside Isis Valverde, Marco Pigossi, Fiuk, and Juliana Paes. He won the Best of the Year and Extra Television Award for his performance in the play.
In 2018, Emilio appeared as Roberto Yunes Falcao/Miguel in the Brazilian soap opera Second Sun, People Laugh Like That, and Summer 90.
His upcoming project All the Women In the World is set to release in 2020, where he will play Paul.
Fun Fact: Emilio Dantas can pocket around $2,470 to $4,117 per sponsored post from Instagram. He has 830k followers with a 0.22% engagement rate.
Is Emilio Married to Anyone?
The Masks actor is reportedly dating actress Fabiula Nascimento. As per various sources, the couple began their relationship in late-2015.
Previously, Dantas was married to actress Giselle Itie whom he met on the set of Masks. The couple dated for a while and exchanged their wedding vows on 1st February 2015. Unfortunately, their wedding ended after a year in July 2015.