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Vinicius Machado

Born in Niteroi, Rio De Janeiro, Brasil, Vinicius grew up in Orlando, Florida. An early love of performing birthed from dancing Capoeira (Brazilian Martial Arts) led to major roles in local theater productions, commercials, and feature films. His passion and talent eventually brought him to Los Angeles, where he immediately found success on Nickelodeons hit series "Neds' Declassified School Survival Guide". Other roles and projects quickly followed. He has had roles in many prime time Television Shows, including; Cold Case, CSI Miami, NCIS, Flash Forward, The Shield, General Hospital, to name a few.On the big screen, Vinicius hilariously played a valet attendant in the box office blockbuster comedy Get Smart, Starring Steve Carell.Currently, Vinicius plays the controversial role of Nomar Arcielo on Curtis "50 Cent" Jackson's new Television series for Starz POWER, now picked up for a second season. Vinicius also produces and writes - many of his self produced, self written projects are already completed and available for viewing online, while others are in development, and some are being filmed now.When not working, Vinicius spends his time with his three kids and wife, living the life they always dreamed of together. He supports Feed The Children, and Vision for the World.

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Jul 12, 1982 In Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series The Shield 2002-03-12
Latest Project:
Series True Detective 2014-01-12
Known For
Poster of True Detective
Poster of Flashforward
Poster of Southland
Poster of The Shield
Power Nomar 2014
True Detective Tony Chessani 2014-01-12
Eagleheart Unknown 2011-02-03
Southland Unknown 2009-04-09
Dark Blue Unknown 2009-07-15
Flashforward Unknown 2009-09-24
Lincoln Heights Unknown 2006
Sleeper Cell Unknown 2005-10-01
Ned's Declassified School Survival Guide Unknown 2004-09-12
NCIS Unknown 2003-09-23
Cold Case Unknown 2003-09-28
The Shield Unknown 2002-03-12
CSI: Miami Unknown 2002-09-23