Del Toro surfaced in small television roles during the late 1980s, playing mostly thugs and drug dealers on programs such as Miami Vice and the NBC miniseries Drug Wars: The Camarena Story.
He appeared in Madonna's 1987 music video "La Isla Bonita" as a background character sitting on a car.
In the same year, they separated because of irreconcilable differences.
In October, 2012, Benício, during a talk show, said he was in a relationship with actress Débora Falabella.
Murilo Benício Ribeiro (born 13 July 1971) is a Brazilian actor.