Bruno Campos (Portuguese pronunciation: [ˈbɾunu ˈkɐ̃pus], born December 3, 1973) is a Brazilian-American actor and lawyer, best known for his roles of Dr. Quentin Costa on the award-winning television show Nip/Tuck, the voice of Prince Naveen in the animated film The Princess and the Frog, and Massimo in the popular Brazilian movie O Quatrilho. In 2010, Campos attended law school, has since earning a degree in law in 2013, and is working for the firm Morgan, Lewis & Bockius in New York City.
|Education||Interlochen Arts Academy|
|Alma mater||Northwestern University|
University of Michigan
|Occupation||Actor and lawyer|
Campos was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, and spent his childhood traveling through Brazil, Canada, Bahrain, and the United States. At age 17, he attended Michigan's Interlochen Arts Academy. He then studied drama at Northwestern University (north of Chicago in Evanston, Illinois) graduating with a bachelor's degree in 1995.
In 1995, he starred in the Brazilian film O Quatrilho which was nominated for Best Foreign Language Film at the Academy Awards. That same year, he played the male lead at The Goodman Theatre in "All's Well That Ends Well", directed by Tony Award winner Mary Zimmerman.
From there, he became better known to American audiences for his roles as Diego on the NBC sitcom Jesse, starring Christina Applegate; as attorney Joe Rivera in the Showtime series Leap Years; and for a recurring guest role as Dr. Eddie Dorset on ER. In 2004, he joined the cast of Nip/Tuck playing plastic surgeon Quentin Costa.
In 2010, he made a guest appearance in Private Practice. In Season 3 Episode 15, he played the brief boyfriend of Charlotte King, and is accused of abusing OxyContin. Campos also had a recurring role, during the first season of Royal Pains, as Charlie Casey, the ex-husband of one of the lead characters, Jill Casey.
Second career in lawEdit
In the early 2010s, Campos stopped doing television and film work and returned to school to get a law degree. He received a J. D. from the University of Michigan in 2013. While in law school, he held an internship with judge Avern Cohn of the US District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan. After graduating he passed the bar in for New York. Based on Campos' contributions to reports on securities law enforcement generated by the law firm Morgan, Lewis & Bockius, he has been with the firm New York firm since at least 2015. As per his profile, he is "part of a team that represents clients in healthcare, environmental and toxic tort, patent and trademark, securities, and product liability cases", as well as "guid[ing] clients through sensitive corporate investigations and international arbitration, and defend[ing] clients in criminal matters."
|2001||Mimic 2||Det. Klaski|
|2005||Blue Moon||Fiorio||Short film|
|The Princess and the Frog||Prince Naveen||Voice|
|1996||Você Decide||Basílio||Episode: "Marcas do Passado"|
|1997||Chicago Sons||Raoul||Episode: "Infrequent Flyers"|
|1997||Suddenly Susan||Carlos Rivera||Episode: "A Boy Like That"|
|1997||The Last Don||Jimmy Santadio||TV mini-series|
|1997||Total Security||Unknown||Episode: "Pilot"|
|1998||Cybill||Gianni||Episode: "Don Gianni"|
|1998–2000||Jesse||Diego Vasquez||42 episodes|
|2001||Resurrection Blvd.||Joseph Marquez||3 episodes|
|2001||Leap Years||Joe Rivera||20 episodes|
|2002||Miss Miami||Unknown||TV movie – Alt. title:|
"Miami Jonez" USA
|2003||Will & Grace||Anton||Episode: "Fagmalion Part 4:|
The Guy Who Loved Me"
|2003||ER||Dr. Eddie Dorset||5 episodes|
|2004||The D.A.||Dep. Dist. Atty. Mark Camacho||4 episodes|
|2004||Boston Legal||A.D.A. Mark Wills||Episode: "Questionable Characters"|
|2004–2005||Nip/Tuck||Dr. Quentin Costa||16 episodes|
|2006||The Wedding Album||Tony Zutto||Main role|
|2006||Cold Case||Ramon Delgado||Episode: "Lonely Hearts"|
|2008||Night Life||Dr. Steve Larouche||TV movie|
|2008||CSI: Crime Scene Investigation||Randy Hopper||Episode: "The Happy Place"|
|2009||Numb3rs||Randall Nespola||Episode: "Sneakerhead"|
|2009||Castle||Calvin Creason||Episode: "Hell Hath No Fury"|
|2009||Royal Pains||Charlie Casey||4 episodes|
|2010||Ghost Whisperer||Vernon Dokes||Episode: "Living Nightmare"|
|2010||Private Practice||Dr. Scott||Episode: "'Til Death Do Us Part"|
|2010||The Closer||Dr. Luis Navarro||Episode: "Heart Attack"|
|2011||Kinect Disneyland Adventures||Prince Naveen||voice|
Awards and NominationsEdit
|1999||ALMA Awards||Outstanding Actor in a Comedy Series||Jesse||Won|
|2000||Outstanding Actor in a Drama Series||Nominated|
|2010||Black Reel Awards||Best Ensemble||The Princess and the Frog||Nominated|
- Erickson, Hal (2009-06-15). Encyclopedia of television law shows: factual and fictional series about judges, lawyers and the courtroom, 1948-2008. McFarland. pp. 74–. ISBN 978-0-7864-3828-0. Retrieved 26 September 2011.
- "Bruno Campos". Internet Movie Database (IMDB). IMDB.com. 1990–2018.
- "Bruno Campos, Associate". Morgan, Lewis and Bockius, LLP. 2018.