Tonico Pereira was born on June 22, 1948 in Campos dos Goitacases, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil as Antônio Carlos de Souza Pereira. He is an actor and director, known for Edge of Desire (2017), The Blind Man Who Shouted Light (1997) and The Dress of Myriam (2017). He is married to Marina Salomão. They have two children.