Marcelo Rezende

Marcelo Rezende
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Rezende in 2016, at a test screening of Os Dez Mandamentos: O Filme
Marcelo Luiz Rezende Fernandes

(1951-11-12)November 12, 1951
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Died September 16, 2017(2017-09-16) (aged 65)
São Paulo, Brazil
Nationality Brazilian
Occupation Journalist and television presenter

Marcelo Luiz Rezende Fernandes (November 12, 1951 – September 16, 2017) was a Brazilian journalist and television presenter.

He began his career as a sports journalist in the city of Rio de Janeiro in the coverage of several major games in the 1970s.[1]


Rezende worked at Rede Globo for 23 years as a reporter, where he was hired to present the Linha Direta police program until December 2000. He was last seen on RecordTV, where he presents the Cidade Alerta program.[2] In May 2017 Rezende was diagnosed with pancreatic and liver cancer,[3] and eventually died on September 16, 2017 after suffering from multiple organ failure.[4]


  1. ^ Ricco, Flávio. "Marcelo Rezende é o novo contratado da Band".
  2. ^ "Canal 1: RedeTV! rescinde contrato com Marcelo Rezende".
  3. ^ "Marcelo Rezende está com câncer no pâncreas e fígado". O Dia (in Portuguese). May 15, 2017. Retrieved June 3, 2017.
  4. ^ Calil, Thiago (September 16, 2017). "Marcelo Rezende morre aos 65 anos em São Paulo". Retrieved September 17, 2017.