Image of Giancarlo Esposito

Giancarlo Esposito

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...

Read bio at imdb | Read bio at Wikipedia
Apr 26, 1958 In Copenhagen, Denmark
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie NYPD 2069
Latest Project:
Series Revolution 2017-10-22

Nominated for 1 Primetime Emmy. Another 11 wins & 11 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Smoke
Poster of The Electric Company
Movie NYPD 2069 Lt. Garner 2018
Movie Klash Stoney 2018
Movie Miracle on 42nd Street Himself 2018
Movie Stolen Moments.: Red Hot+Cool Himself 2018
Series Rebel Charles Gold 2017-03-28
Series Revolution Tom Neville / ... 2017-10-22
Movie Stuck Lloyd 2017-04-23
Series Dear White People Narrator 2017-04-28
Movie I Did Not Forget You Dr. Sabian 2017-10-20
Movie The Long Home None 2017-10-20
Movie Rain Ken Arnold 2017-10-19
Movie The Show Unknown 2017-09-15
Movie Okja Frank Dawson 2017-06-28
Movie The Pills: Sempre meglio che lavorare il Boss 2016-01-21
Series The Get Down Unknown 2016-08-12
Movie Money Monster Unknown 2016-05-13
Movie Brother Nature Congressman Frank McClaren 2016-09-09
Movie The Jungle Book Akela 2016-04-15
Series Talking Saul Unknown 2016-02-15
Series Allegiance Oscar Christoph 2015-02-05
Series Better Call Saul Unknown 2015-02-08
Series FalconCast Unknown 2014-03-08
Movie Poker Night Unknown 2014-11-20
Movie Batman: Assault on Arkham Black Spider / Eric Needham 2014-07-29
Movie Life's Essentials with Ruby Dee Himself 2014-06-22
Movie Son of Batman Ra's al Ghul 2014-04-22
Movie They Die by Dawn Isom Dart 2013-09-20
Movie Over/Under Oliver Ohrt 2013-01-04
Movie The 39th Annual People's Choice Awards Unknown 2013-01-09
Series The Arsenio Hall Show Unknown 2013-09-09
Series Celebrity Page Unknown 2013-09-09
Movie Payday 2 The Dentist 2013-08-13
Series Talking Bad Unknown 2013-08-11
Movie Long Distance Revolutionary: A Journey with Mumia Abu-Jamal Himself 2013-02-01
Series Drunk History Unknown 2013-07-09
Movie Dreaming American Daytona LeMans 2012-03-30
Series NYC 22 Unknown 2012-04-15
Movie Sesame Street: Old School, Volume 3 Mickey 2012-11-06
Movie The 86th Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Unknown 2012-11-22
Series Axe Cop Unknown 2012-10-29
Movie Alex Cross Unknown 2012-10-19
Series Once Upon a Time: Magic Is Coming Himself - Narrator 2012-09-30
Movie The 64th Primetime Emmy Awards Unknown 2012-09-23
Movie Chelsea on the Rocks Unknown 2011-03-10
Series Once Upon a Time Unknown 2011-10-23
Movie S.W.A.T.: Firefight Inspector Hollander 2011-03-01
Movie Certainty Unknown 2011-09-16
Series Detroit 1-8-7 Unknown 2010-09-21
Series Overheard Unknown 2010-10-21
Series The After After Party with Steven Michael Quezada Unknown 2010-12-03
Movie PoliWood Himself 2009-05-01
Series 30 for 30 Narrator 2009-10-06
Series Community Unknown 2009-09-17
Movie Gospel Hill Dr. Palmer 2009-08-21
Series Lie to Me Unknown 2009-01-21
Series New Amsterdam Unknown 2008-03-04
Series Breaking Bad Gustavo 'Gus' Fring 2008-01-20
Series Celebrity Ghost Stories Unknown 2008-10-25
Series Leverage Unknown 2008-12-07
Movie Mano Nino 2007-10-22
Movie Sherrybaby Parole Officer Hernandez 2007-02-09
Movie The Box Det. Dwayne Burkhalter 2007-09-27
Movie Racing Daylight Fred / Drifter 2007-07-31
Movie Feel the Noise Roberto 2007-10-05
Series South Beach Robert Fuentes 2006-01-01
Series Made in Hollywood: Teen Edition Unknown 2006-09-30
Movie Last Holiday Senator Dillings 2006-01-13
Series Kidnapped Unknown 2006-09-20
Movie Hate Crime Detective Esposito 2005-01-14
Movie Back in the Day Benson Cooper 2005-11-03
Movie Carlito's Way: Rise to Power Little Jeff 2005-12-01
Movie Chupacabra Terror Dr. Peña 2005-01-29
Movie College Daze Himself 2005-02-01
Series Ghost Whisperer Unknown 2005-09-23
Series Made in Hollywood Unknown 2005-09-30
Series Bones Unknown 2005-09-13
Movie I Will Avenge You, Iago! Director 2005-04-19
Series Law & Order: Trial by Jury Unknown 2005-03-03
Series Tavis Smiley Unknown 2004-01-05
Movie Doing Hard Time Captain Pierce 2004-11-23
Movie A Killer Within Vargas 2004-11-07
Series 5ive Days to Midnight Tim Sanders 2004-06-07
Movie Blind Horizon Unknown 2004-03-05
Movie Noise Hank 2004-01-31
Series Jimmy Kimmel Live! Unknown 2003-01-26
Series Las Vegas Unknown 2003-09-22
Movie Ash Tuesday Karl 2003-05-09
Movie 34th NAACP Image Awards Unknown 2003-03-05
Series CSI: Miami Unknown 2002-09-23
Series Street Time Unknown 2002-06-23
Movie Piñero Miguel Algarin 2002-04-12
Series Last Call with Carson Daly Unknown 2002-01-08
Movie Monkeybone Hypnos 2001-02-23
Movie Ali Cassius Marcellus Clay, Sr. 2001-12-25
Series A Nero Wolfe Mystery Unknown 2001-04-22
Series 100 Centre Street Unknown 2001-01-15
Series The Division Unknown 2001-01-07
Movie Homicide: The Movie Officer Mike Giardello 2000-02-13
Series Soul Food Unknown 2000-06-28
Series Strong Medicine Unknown 2000-07-23
Series The $treet Tom Divack 2000-11-01
Series Third Watch Unknown 1999-09-23
Movie Big City Blues Georgie 1999-09-21
Series Creature Lt. Thomas Peniston / ... 1998-05-17
Movie Naked City: Justice with a Bullet Chaz Villanueva 1998-10-04
Movie Where's Marlowe? Unknown 1998-10-01
Movie Phoenix Unknown 1998-09-04
Movie Lulu on the Bridge Unknown 1998-08-14
Series The Practice Unknown 1997-03-04
Series The Hunger Unknown 1997-07-19
Movie The Keeper Paul Lamont 1997-09-05
Movie Nothing to Lose Charlie Dunt 1997-07-18
Movie Trouble on the Corner Darryl 1997-10-09
Movie Loose Women Unknown 1997-07-18
Movie The Tomorrow Man Jonathan Driscoll 1996-09-01
Series Nash Bridges Unknown 1996-03-29
Movie Mylène Farmer: California Rich Man / Pimp 1996-03-18
Movie Blue in the Face Tommy Finelli 1995-10-13
Movie Waiting to Exhale Unknown 1995-12-22
Movie Reckless Host Tim Timko 1995-11-17
Movie The Usual Suspects Jack Baer 1995-09-15
Movie Smoke OTB Man #1, Tommy 1995-06-09
Series Chicago Hope Unknown 1994-09-18
Series Touched by an Angel Unknown 1994-09-21
Series New York Undercover Unknown 1994-09-08
Series HBO First Look Unknown 1994-03-01
Movie Fresh Esteban 1994-09-02
Series Good Day L.A. Unknown 1993-01-01
Movie Relentless: Mind of a Killer Arthur Sistrunk 1993-01-11
Series Living Single Unknown 1993-08-22
Series Fallen Angels Unknown 1993-08-01
Series Homicide: Life on the Street Unknown 1993-01-31
Series NYPD Blue Unknown 1993-09-21
Series Late Night with Conan O'Brien Unknown 1993-09-13
Movie Amos & Andrew Unknown 1993-03-05
Movie Seven Songs for Malcolm X Autobiography Reading 1993-10-01
Series The Tonight Show with Jay Leno Unknown 1992-05-25
Movie Malcolm X Unknown 1992-11-18
Movie Bob Roberts Bugs Raplin 1992-09-04
Movie Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man Jimmy Jiles 1991-08-23
Movie Night on Earth YoYo 1991-12-12
Series Law & Order Unknown 1990-09-13
Movie Mo' Better Blues Unknown 1990-08-03
Movie Do the Right Thing Unknown 1989-07-21
Series American Experience Unknown 1988-10-04
Movie School Daze Julian 1988-02-12
Movie Heartbeat Gang Member #1 1987-05-10
Movie Sweet Lorraine Howie 1987-05-08
Series Biography Unknown 1987-04-06
Movie Rockabye Unknown 1986-01-12
Movie Maximum Overdrive Unknown 1986-07-25
Series The Equalizer Unknown 1985-09-18
Movie Desperately Seeking Susan Street Vendor 1985-04-12
Series Spenser: For Hire Unknown 1985-09-20
Movie Finnegan Begin Again Intruder 1985-02-24
Movie The Brother from Another Planet Unknown 1984-11-08
Movie The Cotton Club Unknown 1984-12-14
Series CBS Schoolbreak Special Unknown 1984-01-23
Movie Go Tell It on the Mountain Elisha 1984-10-17
Series Miami Vice Unknown 1984-09-16
Movie Trading Places Unknown 1983-06-08
Series American Playhouse Elisha / ... 1982-01-12
Movie Taps Cadet Captain J.C. Pierce 1981-12-25
Movie The Changeling Unknown 1980-03-28
Movie Running Unknown 1979-10-30
Series The Electric Company Unknown 1971-10-25
Series Sesame Street Unknown 1969-07-21
Series Another World Unknown 1964-05-04