Beyond Portugal, Morgado has had lead roles in a few international films like Spain's Dos Rivales Casi Iguales and Star Crossed, and Brazil's Revelação and The Jungle.Morgado has also wrapped leading roles in two independent films in the U. – the gritty urban drama Red Butterfly and the action-filled adrenaline film Born to Race: Fast Track.
Morgado is perhaps best known in the United States for his portrayal of Jesus in 20th Century Fox's feature film Son of God (for which he received an Imagen Award nomination) and in History Channel's Emmy nominated miniseries, The Bible, which was the highest-rated cable program of 2013.
He also appeared on the hit ABC drama Revenge as Dr. In 2015, Morgado starred as "The Man" (aka The Devil) in the CW's drama series, The Messengers.
Morgado was born in Campo Grande, Lisbon, Portugal.
Morgado splits his time between Los Angeles and his native Portugal.
Has a son named Santiago, born in 2009 with Cátia Oliveira. In addition to his native Portuguese, Morgado is also fluent in French, Spanish and English.
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It is a remake of Quem Ama não Mata by Euclydes Marinho, and is written by himself, Angela Carneiro, Denise Bandeira and Márcia Prates, with collaborations by Bia Fonseca Corrêa do Lago.
Already a household name in his native Portugal and one of GQ's "Men of the Year," Morgado's career spans top television, film and stage productions, including a lead role in the No.
1 rated Portuguese television series and International Emmy winner Laços de Sangue.
Morgado began his career at the age of fifteen when he joined the cast of top rated television series Terra Mãe (1998), Diário de Maria (1998), followed by A Lenda da Garça (2000) and A Febre do Ouro Negro (2000).