Bio: Mateus Paré was born and raised in Porto Alegre, Brazil. Son of Mauro Paré, an economist involved in politics and Marilu Bastos, a housewife. He attended high school at "Colégio Nossa Senhora das Dores''. He obtained a Business degree from "Pontificia Universidade Catolica -RS". He worked as model in Brazil and in 2003 he decided to move to Los Angeles to pursue the American dream. Mateus is also a martial artist. He holds a black belt in Taekwondo and a Brown belt in Judo. He competed in several tournaments. In the year of 2014 he became national Judo champion (US) defeating several opponents. He studied acting at Edgemar Center for the Arts.