Pedro Andrade

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Pedro Andrade (born April 14, 1979)[1][2] is a Brazilian journalist-actor-model born in Rio de Janeiro.

Biography[edit]

He began his acting career at the early age of 7 in Brazil. A student of journalism, Pedro originally came to the United States on a Poetry scholarship.[1] He lives in the West Village in New York City. Pedro was discovered by famed fashion photographer Mario Testino[3] and traveled the world modeling for the likes of Giorgio Armani before joining LXTV (NBC's lifestyle network) in '06. He received notoriety from being a host inside television in New York Taxis.[3] [4] Besides hosting LXTV 1st Look TV, he has a show on LXTV.com called On The Rocks: The Search for America's Top Bartender. Andrade also runs a really popular website where visitors can be informed about the best in fashion, food, art, nightlife and entertainment, not only in NY but worldwide. The address is WWW.PEDROANDRADETV.COM He's also a reporter for Manhattan Connection, a Brazilian TV show at Globo News, Globo TV Cable News Network. In the Brazilian radio he presents a weekly show, Conexão América (America Connection) at Eldorado FM Station.

Through volunteer work, donations and specialarances, Pedro supports a number of humanitarian causes such as Cancer Research, AIDS Research, Environmental Preservation, as well as a number of children's charities such as the Make a Wish Foundation and Big Brother. In 2007, he and his dog, Miles, appear alongside the likes of Oprah Winfrey, Gisele Bündchen & Kelly Ripa in Pose For Paws, a coffee table book by famed photographer Brian Nice benefiting the Humane Society.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Pedro Andrade". Hunky Male Celebs. Retrieved November 10, 2011. 
  2. ^ "classy. sexy. stylish – Pedro Andrade". World of Models. April 5, 2009. Retrieved November 10, 2011. 
  3. ^ a b "Taxi TV’s Pedro Andrade". Full Frontal Fashion. Retrieved November 10, 2011. 
  4. ^ Fleming, Kirsten (October 12, 2008). "Who's That: Pedro Andrade | New York Post". New York Post. Retrieved November 10, 2011. 

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