Marcelo Adnet biography

Marcelo Adnet

Comedian, Visual Artist

1981 –


Who is Marcelo Adnet?

Marcelo França Adnet is a Brazilian actor, comedian and former VJ. He has been on many TV shows such as Adnet viaja, Adnet ao vivo and Comédia MTV. He was named by Época Magazine one of the 100 most influential Brazilians in 2009.

Adnet holds a degree in Journalism at PUC-Rio, but his career as a comedian began while in college when a friend, the actor Fernando Caruso, invited him to make an improvisation play, Z.E. Zenas Emprovisadas, which debuted in 2003 and its last season was in 2012. He stands out for the imitations he often creates around famous personalities. He worked on Multishow cable television channel, owned by Rede Globo, before going to MTV as a result of his performance in Rockgol. Marcelo is married to his former co-worker, MTV, VJ and comedian Dani Calabresa. In January 2013, Adnet was officially hired by TV Globo.


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Sep 5, 1981
Rio de Janeiro
Also known as
  • Marcelo França Adnet
  • Brazil
Lived in
  • Rio de Janeiro

on July 23, 2013

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