Actor promotes Algarve

news: Actor promotes Algarve

FAMOUS PORTUGUESE actor, Joaquim de Almeida (pictured), has won both national and international acclaim, and achieved Hollywood success in films such as Clear and Present Danger with Harrison Ford, among others. With the intention of using his profile to the country’s advantage, Joaquim de Almeida has accepted the invitation of the Algarve Film Commission to help promote the region as a filming location. The actor’s support is seen as key to achieving the Commission’s aims for regional economic development in the audiovisual and cinema industry.