Nuno Roque made a guest appearance on the France 2 panel show ‘Bons Baisers d’Europe’ (Kisses from Europe). Covered in Portuguese lace Roque said: “I always dreamed of being a Joana Vasconcelos sculpture!” – referencing the famous Portuguese contemporary artist who covers her pieces in traditional lace. “As the ambassador of Portugal today, I wanted to be wearing Portuguese materials.

Invited to chronicle his personal views on his native country, Nuno Roque spoke to Stéphane Bern and the panel about Portuguese food porn, Christmas traditions, Porto wine, the Fado music genre and more. French speakers can watch a compilation video of the best moments of Roque on the show below.

'The Portuguese are very religious, they love to suffer.'

Nuno Roque

'The Portuguese arevery religious,they love to suffer.'

Nuno Roque