Pedro Bial

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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Pedro Bial is a producer, director, writer, journalist, and television host from Brazil. Pedro Bial is best known for hosting the reality show Big Brother Brasil and the variety show Fantastico.

Early Life and Childhood

Pedro Bial was born on March 29, 1958, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. His age is 64 years as of 2022 and he is a naturalized Brazilian citizen who practices Catholics.

Similarly, his birth sign is Aries and his father and mother’s name is Pedro Hans Israel Bial and Suzane Bial respectively. Likewise, his sibling’s name is Alberto Bial and Irene Bial.

Pedro is a basketball player, and his older brother, Alberto Bial, is a basketball coach. Irene Bial, his sister, is a psychotherapist.

Similarly, his parents have mutual interests and respect for one another, such characteristics indicate that Bial and his siblings grew up in a loving home and inherited attractive traits from their parents, particularly honesty and respect.


Talking about his educational background, Bial has done his schooling at a community school in Rio de Janeiro. Later, he graduated from Pontifical Catholic University in journalism.

Career and Professional Life

Regarding his career, his career as a reporter began in 1981 with Rede Globo. He began working for Jornal Hoje and Globo Repórter in 1988. He also hosted the live broadcast of Rock in Rio II on Rede Globo.

From 1988 to 1996, he worked as an international correspondent for the Globo network. On August 13, 1988, he took over for Renato Machado. He began hosting Fantástico in 1996.

He had been hosting Big Brother Brasil for 14 seasons as of 2014. In 2003, he translated and interpreted Mary Schmich’s “Wear Sunscreen,” which was a huge success. On July 5, 2012, he debuted a brand new show called Na Moral.

After 17 seasons, Big Brother Brazil’s command is handed over in 2017. In the same year, he takes over as host of the ‘Conversa com Bial’ talk show. He is currently an Instituto Millenium Trustee and columnist. In 2004, he published Roberto Marinho, the authorized biography of Rede Globo founder Roberto Marinho.

As a reporter, he covered historic events such as Operation Desert Storm, the fall of the Berlin Wall, and the demise of the Soviet Union. He narrates and translates the Brazilian version of the video clip SunScreen (2003).

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Caption: Pedro Bial at his office. Source: Antagosnista

Brand Endorsements

Bial has not endorsed any brand, nor has he promoted anything, nor has he been seen in any brand collaborations.

Awards and Nomination

Bial was nominated for Cinema Brazil Grand Prize in 2000 and 2014. Similarly, he was nominated in the Molodist International Film Festival in1999. Moreover, he has won Cuiaba Film and Video Festival and Gramado Film Festival.

Net Worth

Pedro Bial is a producer, director, writer, journalist, and television host from Brazil who has earned a considerable income from his work. Pedro’s estimated net worth is around $7 million. Also, his annual salary is $350k per year and his source of income is mainly his journalism profession.

Relationship Status

Bial has been married to Maria Prata since May 23, 2015. He was previously married to Isabel Diegues (m. 2000–2009), actress Giulia Gam (m. 1998–2000), and actress Fernanda Torres (m. 1982–1985). Similarly, he has four children Theo Bial, José Pedro Bial, Marina Bial, and Ana Bial.

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Caption: Pedro Bial with his wife and children. Source: Quem


Pedro Bial confirmed on social media that he had breached his contract with the Coursera platform, for which he had been recording material for online courses since 2019.

The agreement was violated following a social media post by the platform announcing a writing course with the journalist. According to the company’s report, he considered himself “his favorite author.”

Body Measurements

Talking about Pedro’s height he is 6 Feet 4 inches tall and weighs 85kg. Moreover, his eye color is grey and his hair color is white. Also, Bial’s shoe size is 14(US).

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Caption: Pedro Bial giving a speech. Source: Noticias

Social Media

Blake is very active on Instagram. He has 805k followers on Instagram and owns an Insta account @pedrobial. Similarly, his Twitter handles @pbial are followed by 3.6M followers. His Facebook account is @PedroBial and has 910k followers.