Giancarlo Esposito – Biography of Giancarlo Esposito

Giancarlo Esposito He was born in 1958 in Copenhagen, Denmark, the son of an Italian father and an African-American mother.

He lived in Europe, New York, and Cleveland until his family settled in Manhattan when he was 6 years old.

At the age of 8 he made his Broadway debut, playing a slave in the play “Maggie flynn“, starring Shirley jones.

He made his debut before the cameras in 1979, when he participated in the musical comedy “Tutti a squola“, And since then he has worked on more than 65 films, among which we can mention”Taps, beyond honor”, In which he worked together with Tom cruise, Timothy hutton Y Sean Penn, “The game goes between rogues“,”Brother from another planet“,”Desperately looking for Susan“,”The rebellion of the machines“, with Emilio Estevez Y Yeardley smith, “Do what you have to“,”The King of New York”, Which had as protagonists Christopher Walken, David caruso Y Laurence fishburne, “Night on earth“,”Usual suspects”, In which he shared a poster with Gabriel byrne, Benicio, the bull Y Kevin Spacey, “Waiting for a breath“,”Nothing to lose“,”When the sun goes down“, with Paul newman, Susan Sarandon Y Gene Hackman, “Where is Marlowe?“,”Pending accounts“,”Out of control” with Clive owen Y Jennifer Aniston, “The Box“,”Gospel Hill” Y “Rabbit hole”, Which had Nicole Kidman Y Aaron Eckhart as its main figures.

Soon he will be seen in the dramas “Certainty” Y “Adele“, Both for release scheduled for 2011.

On television, he is well remembered for the role of Agent Mike Giardello on “Homicide: Life on the Street“, Where he was between 1998 and 1999, and also had regular appearances in”Bakersfield PD”, Where he played the Detective Paul Gigante, It was Tom divack on “The $ treet”, Nicholas hahn on “Girls Club”, Rodney fallon on “Law”And since 2009 he can be seen in the role of Gustavo ‘Gus’ Fring on “Breaking bad”.
His other small screen credits include appearances on shows like “NYPD Blue“,”Strong Medicine“,”The Division“,”Law & Order: Trial by Jury“,”Ghost whisperer“,”Bones“,”CSI Miami“,”Leverage” Y “Lie to me”.
Esposito he also worked on a few TV movies.

Regarding his personal life, he has been married since 1995 to Joy mcmanigal, with whom he has 4 children.