Actor Cayo Junkeira, 42, was urgently hospitalized but died a week after the incident.
Caio Junqueira died at 42 after a car accident in Rio de Janeiro.
He is one of the main characters of the film "Tropa de Élite" and also an actor from the series "El Mecanismo".
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Last Wednesday, Junqueira He was traveling to downtown Rio when he lost control of his car and ran into a tree. The actor was moved to Miguel Ktoo's hospital, where he remained in the intensive treatment department until his death.
Originally from the city of Rio de Janeiro, Junqueira He began his career at the theater in 1984 at seven. A year later he joined the cinema and television, where he participated in several soap operas. He also starred in a number of films, including Central Do Brasil (1998).
In 1996 he won the Gramado International Film Festival's Best Newcomer Award for his participation in Tena Lamarka's "Buena Suerte", but his role in "Tropa de Élite" brought him to glory. ,
His final work was the hero Henrique Villa Verde in "El Mecanismo," a series originally from Netflix, a production where he repeated his relationship with Padilha.
"Tropa de Élite", the series they were filming Caio Junqueira: