April 26, 1958
64 years old
5 ft 7½ in | 171 cm
75 kg | 165.5 lbs
Giancarlo Giuseppe Alessandro Esposito was born in Copenhagen, Denmark, on April 26, 1958, is an American actor.
Young Giancarlo Esposito began his acting career on Broadway stage at the age of 8.
He made big screen debut in sports drama film Running (1979) in role as Puerto Rican Teenager.
He got his television debut in NBC soap opera Another World (1982) in episode "#1.4498", in role as Willie Armstrong.
Giancarlo's breakthrough performance came as Julian in musical comedy drama film School Daze (1988).
He landed his Broadway debut in a musical "Maggie Flynn" (1968) in role as enslaved child.
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Giancarlo Esposito is 64 years old.
Giancarlo Esposito net worth is around 8 million dollars.
He played Jorge in dystopian science fiction films:
Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (2015)
Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018)
He won the Awards Circuit Community Award for Best Cast Ensemble for his role as Jack Baer in neo-noir mystery thriller film The Usual Suspects (1995).
He was nominated for the BTVA Feature Film Voice Acting Award for Best Vocal Ensemble in a Feature Film for his voice role as Akela in adventure drama movie The Jungle Book (2016).
He won a BTVA People's Choice Voice Acting Award for Best Vocal Ensemble in a TV Special/Direct-to-DVD Title or Short for his voice role as Eric Needham / Black Spider in animated superhero film Batman: Assault on Arkham (2014).
He was nominated for the Independent Spirit Award for Best Supporting Male for his role as Esteban in crime film Fresh (1994).
Do the Right Thing (1999) comedy drama opposite Spike Lee and Danny Aiello
King of New York (1990) neo-noir crime thriller with Christopher Walken and Laurence Fishburne
Mo' Better Blues (1990) musical comedy drama opposite Denzel Washington and Wesley Snipes
Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man (1991) Western biker with Mickey Rourke and Don Johnson
Malcolm X (1992) epic biographical drama opposite Denzel Washington and Angela Bassett
Smoke (1995) drama with Harvey Keitel and William Hurt
Nothing to Lose (1997) buddy action comedy opposite Tim Robbins and Martin Lawrence
Twilight (1998) neo-noir thriller with Paul Newman and Susan Sarandon
He voiced Ra's al Ghul in animated superhero film Son of Batman (2015).
Okja (2017) action adventure opposite Ahn Seo-hyun and Tilda Swinton
He voiced Mr. K in animated science fiction film MFKZ (2017).
Coda (2019) drama with Patrick Stewart and Katie Holmes
Unpregnant (2020) female buddy road comedy drama opposite Haley Lu Richardson and Barbie Ferreira
He was nominated for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series and won a Critics' Choice TV Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for his role as Gustavo Fring in AMC neo-Western crime drama television series Breaking Bad (2009-2011).
He was nominated for two Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for his role as Gustavo Fring in AMC crime drama television series Better Call Saul (2017-2022).
He was nominated for two Primetime Emmy Awards for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for his role as Moff Gideon in Disney+ space Western television series The Mandalorian (2019-2020).
He was nominated for the Saturn Award for Best Supporting Actor on Television for his role as Lt. Tom Neville in NBC post-apocalyptic science fiction television series Revolution (2012-2014).
He won the Black Reel Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor, Drama Series for his role as Adam Clayton Powell Jr. in Epix crime drama television series Godfather of Harlem (2019- ).
He was nominated for the Black Reel Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor, Drama Series for his role as Stan Edgar in Amazon Prime Video black comedy superhero television series The Boys (2019- ).
He was nominated for the Image Award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for his role as Federal Agent Mike Giardello in NBC police drama television series Homicide: Life on the Street (1998-1999).
Once Upon a Time (2011-2017) ABC fantasy adventure drama series in role as Sidney Glass / Magic Mirror
Allegiance (2015) NBC spy drama series in role as Oscar Christoph
The Get Down (2016-2017) Netflix musical drama series in role as Pastor Ramon Cruz
Dear White People (2017-2019) Netflix comedy drama series in role as Dr. Edward Ruskins / The Narrator
Jett (2019) Cinemax action crime drama series in role as Charlie Baudelaire
Attended Elizabeth Seton College in New York.
Has older brother, Vincent.
Has Italian and African-American ancestry.
He is a member of the Atlantic Theater Ensemble.
He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame at 6351 Hollywood Boulevard in 2014.
He voiced "El Presidente" Anton Castillo in video game Far Cry 6 (2021), also likeness and motion capture performance.
Lives in New York City, New York, United States.
He was married to Joy McManigal (1995-2015), they have four daughters: Shayne Lyra, Kale Lyn, Syrlucia and Ruby.