Mauro Blanco hails from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, but has made Los Angeles his home since the beginning of 1987. After studying music at Villa-Lobos conservatory, Calouste Gulbekian and Arte Música in Rio, he came to Hollywood to study guitar at the world-renowned Musicians Institute. Acting being another passion of his, he studied theater at the acclaimed Larry Moss studio, in Santa Monica, California. He has acted in independent films, including opposite of the legendary David Carradine, in TV soap opera and has a considerable amount of credits doing voice overs, dubbings and ADRs for films, commercials and corporate videos, along with directing them, also. The love for storytelling, collaborating with great talent, camera work and all the technical aspects of behind the scenes led him to start writing scripts, directing and editing.