Benicío's major breakthrough role was in the critically acclaimed telenovela O Clone that aired between 20, gaining international recognition with her then, co-star Giovanna Antonelli and the show's creator Glória Perez.
Since then, Benicío has received critical acclaim for his work in a wide range of television and film genres.
He is perhaps most famous for his roles in the telenovelas: O Clone, América, A Favorita and Avenida Brasil.
In the early 1990s, he began his career in the telenovela Fera Ferida, in a recurring role portraying Fabrício.
Even President Dilma Rousseff – a fan of the series – was reported to have cleared her schedule and, some speculated that aware she would be unable to compete with the drama, pulled out of a local election rally in São Paulo.
Viewers of the soap were anxious to find out the answer to the biggest question of the series – “Who killed Max?Murilo Benício Ribeiro (born 13 July 1971) is a Brazilian actor.He is one of Brazil's most renowned actors, mostly having lead roles in several works.How is it possible for a movie about two hot Latin lovers and spicy South American food, to be so bland?You wouldn't think it would be easy to achieve, yet Woman on Top somehow manages it.By Ben Tavener, Senior Contributing Reporter RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The biggest novela (prime-time soap opera) of 2012 in Brazil, Avenida Brasil, brought the country to a standstill on Friday night, as half the country tuned in to watch the grand finale of the most successful whodunit in recent times.