|Date of Birth||6 June 1967, New Haven, Connecticut, USA|
|Birth Name||Paul Edward Valentine Giamatti|
|Height||5' 8½" (1.74 m)|
Mini Bio (1)
Paul Edward Valentine Giamatti was born June 6, 1967. He graduated from Choate Rosemary Hall prep school, majored in English at Yale, and obtained his Master's Degree in Fine Arts, with his major in drama from the Yale University School of Drama.
Paul is the youngest of three children. His ancestry is Italian (from his paternal grandfather), English, Dutch, Scottish and Irish. His older brother, Marcus Giamatti, is also an actor. His sister, Elena, designs jewelry. His father, Bart Giamatti (Angelo Bartlett Giamatti), was a professor of Renaissance Literature at Yale University, and went on to become the university's youngest president. (In 1986, Bart Giamatti was appointed president of baseball's National League. He became Commissioner of Baseball on April 1, 1989 and served for five months until his untimely death on September 1, 1989. He was commissioner at the time Pete Rose was banned from the game.) Paul's mother, the former Toni Marilyn Smith, was an actress before she married Dr. Giamatti. Paul's father wrote six books.
Giamatti's acting roots are in theatre, from his college days at Yale, to regional productions (Seattle, San Diego and Williamstown, Massachusetts) to Broadway.
- IMDb Mini Biography By: SimeonSite@aol.com
|Elizabeth Giamatti||(13 October 1997 - present) (1 child)|