“Porta dos Fundos” Producer Cadu Barcellos Murdered in Rio de Janeiro

Carlos Eduardo Barcellos, 34, was returning from a meeting with friends in downtown in the early hours of Tuesday when he was approached by an assailant who stabbed him. He called for help, but did not survive his injuries.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - Filmmaker and producer Cadu Barcellos, who worked with for the Internet humor channel Porta dos Fundos, in addition to HBO's Greg News program and was one of the directors of the documentary "Five Times Favela, Now By Ourselves" (2009), presented at the Cannes Film Festival, was stabbed to death in Rio de Janeiro in an alleged assault attempt, according to police, friends and relatives of the producer.

Carlos Eduardo Barcellos . . .

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