Guilherme Berenguer

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Guilherme Berenguer
Born Luiz Guilherme Berenguer Santiago
(1980-09-20) September 20, 1980 (age 36)
Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil
Nationality Brazilian
Occupation Actor
Years active 2003-present
Spouse(s) Bianca Cardoso (2010-present)
Children 2
Website Guilherme Berenguer

Guilherme Berenguer (born September 20, 1980 in Recife, Pernambuco) is a Brazilian TV actor,[1] best known for his roles in Malhação (2004) as Gustavo and Bang Bang (2005) as Neon.

He's one of the biggest teen idols thanks to his role in Malhação. He starred in the most popular and highest-rated season of the teen soap in 2004.

Early life[edit]

As a child, Guillerme liked to play street theater with his friends. At age fourteen, he did not have a good physical form, and then decided to lose weight, starting to practice and take a taste for sports. Until today it practices sports like swimming and running. To the 17 years, having emaciated enough, made several parades, and still a course of theater in its city.


Then in 1998, he decided to move to the city of São Paulo, in search of better artistic opportunities, he joined an agency, advertising such as magazine covers, parades, TV propaganda. Thus, participated in the Group of Theater of USP, worked like professor of English. The repercussion of the work as a model brought him the opportunity to go to Japan, where he was invited to carry out more campaigns. When it returned to Brazil, it did another course of theater, in São Paulo, Theater School Célia Helena participated of two theatrical pieces, one of them "Desce do muro moleca" and a film short film called "De morango".

He participated in several tests to enter Malhação, until he was chosen to represent the role of Gustavo, protagonist of the series, in 2004. This role gave him great impetus in his career in Brazil and Portugal. Since then he has moved to Rio de Janeiro. He participated in the telenovela Bang Bang as Neon Bullock. And also participated of Sinhá Moça, like Eduardo Tavares. After the soap opera ended in 2006, Guilherme was invited to present the Globo Ecologia. In 2007, Guilherme dedicated himself to Globo Ecologia and his film school. In 2008 he returned to telenovelas like Lieutenant João Teixeira, in Desejo Proibido. In 2009 gave life to the young publicist Ricardo Bidauska, who after frustrated attempts in search of work in Rio de Janeiro, decides to go to the city of his friend pawn. On November 4, 2010, he signed a contract with RecordTV and starred in the novel Vidas em Jogo. In 2014 he moved to Los Angeles, where he began to study cinema, which ended up making his contract with the station not renewed.[2]

Personal life[edit]

On June 11, 2009, the actor married the psychologist Bianca Cardoso. On May 22, 2013, his first son, Sebastian, was born. He is evangelical, and says that he is not afraid to speak: "Of course, if people ask how I do it to keep all this, where I seek that strength, I will speak in the good." It was already the time when the evangelical was a grimace, a limited one.[3]


  1. ^ "Guilherme Berenguer: 'Sou monogâmico radical'". Rede Globo (in Portuguese). 14 April 2009. Retrieved 25 September 2011. 
  2. ^ Guilherme Berenguer apresenta a filha e diz sentir saudade de atuar. O Globo. 4 December 2010 (Portuguese). Retrieved 01 February 2017.
  3. ^ Ator da Globo adere à Bola de Neve. Notícias Cristãs. 13 March 2008 (Portuguese). Retrieved 01 February 2017.

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