Giancarlo Esposito Biography, Career, Age, Height, Affairs & Net Worth


Giancarlo Esposito was born on April 26, 1958, in Copenhagen, Denmark. He is an American Actor, Producer, and film director. His full name is Giancarlo Giuseppe Alessandro Esposito. He is widely known for portraying major methamphetamine distributor Gus Fring in the famous AMC TV series Breaking Bad.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurements

As per his date of birth, Esposito is 63 years old in 2020. He stands at a height of 5 feet 8 inches and weighs around 75 Kg. In addition, Esposito has Dark Brown eyes and Salt-and-pepper colored hair.

Relationship Status?

Esposito married Joy McManigal in 1994. Since then he had been in a good relationship with her until they divorced in 1995 and also welcomed four daughters named Kale Lyn Esposito, Shayne Lyra Esposito, Syrlucia Esposito, and Ruby Esposito.


Regarding his family, his father’s name is Giovanni ‘John’ C. Esposito whereas his mother’s name is Elizabeth ‘Leesa’ Foster. His father was a carpenter whereas his mother was an opera and nightclub singer. Additionally, he has an older brother named Vincent Esposito.


Addressing his educational profile, he graduated from Elizabeth Seton College in New York where he studied radio and television communications.


Giancarlo Esposito first started his career as an actor at the age of 8 appearing in the short-lived musical Maggie Flynn (1968). He subsequently made his film debut in the sports drama Running in 1979 and has since appeared in numerous films and some of the notables include, King of New York (1990), Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man (1991), Fresh (1994), The Usual Suspects (1995). Similarly, his other major works in films include Ali (2001), Last Holiday (2006), Gospel Hill (2008), Rabbit Hole (2010), Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials (2015), The Jungle Book (2016), Money Monster (2016), Okja (2017), Maze Runner: The Death Cure (2018), and Stargirl (2020).

Giancarlo Esposito Net Worth
Esposito as Gus Frings in Breaking Bad

Likewise, he is widely recognized for his role as Gus Fring in the AMC crime drama series Breaking Bad from 2009 to 2011. In the same way, he later reprised the role in the prequel series Better Call Saul, starting from 2017. The role also earned him a Critics’ Choice Television Award for Best Supporting Actor in a Drama Series among various other nominations and awards. Besides, he is known for his role as Federal Agent Mike Giardello in the NBC police drama series Homicide: Life on the Street, as Tom Neville in the NBC science fiction series Revolution and as, Sidney Glass / Magic Mirror in the ABC supernatural drama series Once Upon a Time. Furthermore, he stars as Dr. Edward Ruskins in the Netflix comedy-drama series Dear White People and as Stan Edgar in the Prime Video superhero drama series The Boys, among others.

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Rumors and Controversy/Scandal

There are no known controversies about Giancarlo Esposito.

Net Worth

What is the earning of Giancarlo Esposito? How much is his net worth and How rich is he in 2020? Giancarlo Esposito has accumulated a good amount of net worth of $ 6 million, which he has earned from his successful acting career.


  • Full Name: Giancarlo Giuseppe Alessandro Esposito
  • Profession: Actor, Director & Producer
  • Age: 63 years
  • Date of Birth: April 26, 1958
  • Birth Place: Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Zodiac Sign: Taurus
  • Nationality: American
  • Height: 5 feet 8 inches
  • Weight: 75 Kg
  • Eye Color: Dark Brown
  • Hair Color: Salt-and-Pepper
  • Bust Size: N/A
  • Waist Size: N/A
  • Biceps Size: N/A
  • School: N/A
  • College/University: Elizabeth Seton College
  • Father: Giovanni ‘John’ C. Esposito
  • Mother: Elizabeth ‘Leesa’ Foster
  • Sibling: Vincent Esposito (Older Brother)
  • Net Worth 2021: $ 8 million
  • Source of Income: Acting, Producing & Directing