Dias was born in Santa Maria do Suacui, Minas Gerais. He acted in small roles in Sao Paulo theatrical productions because he was 16 years outdated, and graduated in theater from the Pontifical Catholic University of Sao Paulo.Only recently he decided to send his resume for film roles. Before he landed the contribute role in Lula, o filho do Brasil, Dias performed to an average audience of 20 individuals.
His plans for Lula, o filho do Brasil were modest. He made tests for small excess roles such as a nurse and a unionized worker. At this moment, Tay Lopes was already cast as Lula. A few weeks later, Lopes announced he was leaving the production for medical reasons. When Dias thought he would not even be in the picture at all, he was invited to do a screen test for the lead role. According to him, it was the scene of one of Lula’s initial speech that landed him the lead role. He had to advantage 22 pounds (10 kilograms) and expand a beard for the role
|Name||Rui Ricardo Diaz|
|Day of Birth||9-December-1978|
|Place of Birth||Santa Maria do Suacui, Minas Gerais|