STARmeter
Top 5000
Up 311 this week

Giancarlo Esposito (I)


Giancarlo Giuseppe Alessandro Esposito was born in Copenhagen, Denmark, to an Italian carpenter/stagehand father from Naples and an opera-singing African-American mother from Alabama. His parents, working in Europe at the time of his birth, settled in Manhattan by the time he was six, and that's where he grew up. Coming from a theatrical background... See full bio »

IMDb's Guide to Streaming

Check out IMDb's Streaming Guide to see what's new on Netflix, find out if your favorite streaming show has been renewed or canceled, and more.

Visit our Streaming Guide

Around The Web

 | 

Powered by ZergNet

On Prime Video

Watch on TV

Maze Runner: The Death Cure
Fri, Nov 16 1:35 PM EST on HBO (603)
Trading Places
Thu, Nov 22 12:00 AM EST on VH1 (252)

Projects In Development

Details only on IMDbPro »

Editorial Lists

Related lists from IMDb editors

a list of 137 people
updated 3 months ago
 
a list of 11 images
updated 4 months ago
 
a list of 30 images
updated 11 months ago
 
a list of 8 images
updated 21 Dec 2016
 

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 37 people
created 25 Oct 2014
 
a list of 34 people
created 8 months ago
 
a list of 42 people
created 28 Aug 2016
 
a list of 24 people
created 30 Nov 2016
 
a list of 41 people
created 8 months ago
 

Do you have a demo reel?

Add it to your IMDbPage

How Much Have You Seen?

How much of Giancarlo Esposito's work have you seen?

User Polls

Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 11 wins & 11 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Breaking Bad Gustavo 'Gus' Fring
(2009-2011)
The Usual Suspects Jack Baer
(1995)
(2016)

Filmography

Hide Hide Show Show Music department (1 credit)
 1971-1977 The Electric Company (TV Series) (singer - 779 episodes)
- 129B (1977) ... (singer: theme song)
- 128B (1977) ... (singer: theme song)
- 127B (1977) ... (singer: theme song)
- 126B (1977) ... (singer: theme song)
- 125B (1977) ... (singer: theme song)
Show Show Actor (174 credits)
Show Show Producer (4 credits)
Show Show Soundtrack (3 credits)
Show Show Director (2 credits)
Show Show Self (56 credits)
Show Show Archive footage (5 credits)

Related Videos

Edit

Personal Details

Other Works:

(3/6/08-6/22/08) Stage: Appeared (as "Gooper") in "Cat on a Hot Tin Roof" by Tennessee Williams on Broadway, Broadhurst Theatre, New York City. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | See more »


Height:

5' 7½" (1.71 m)
Edit

Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on planning his demise in Breaking Bad (2008)] I said to [Vince Gilligan] It's got to be something different but it has got to be real. Look at what I do as Gus. I've developed this thing where I button my buttons, I look pretty dapper and I fix my tie. And we both stopped and looked at each other, and we were off and running with an idea that proved to be probably one of the most visually ... See more »

Trivia:

Has four daughters: Shayne Lyra, Kale Lyn, Syrlucia and Ruby. See more »

Star Sign:

Taurus

Contribute to This Page

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed