Caco BarcellosReporter and writer
Reporter and writer Caco Barcellos has 40 years’ experience covering topics related to social injustice and violence. From his first steps in journalism, he has always been into street reporting, in direct contact with the less favored sectors of Brazilian society.
He currently directs and mentors young journalists on TV show ‘Profissão Reporter’. This weekly news show started as a segment on ‘Fantástico’ in 2006 and, after a few special editions, gained a fixed slot in Rede Globo’s prime time, every Tuesday. ‘Profissão Repórter’ has an average rating of 21 points and was awarded ‘Troféu Imprensa’ for best news show in 2008.