His mother was an African-American opera singer and his father was a Neopolitan stagehand.
He was born in Copenhagen because his mother was appearing there in a nightclub on a split bill with Josephine Baker. After living in Europe and Cleveland, his family settled in Manhattan in 1964.
Married to Joy McManigal.
Father of two children, Shayne (b. 1997) and Kate (b. 1998).
Giancarlo Esposito's Scores
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- By user score
|Revolution: Season 1||Sep 17, 2012||Captain Tom Neville||5.8|
|Once Upon a Time: Season 1||Oct 23, 2011||Magic Mirror/Sidney Glass / Magic Mirror/Sydney / Magic Mirror/Sydney Glass||7.8|
|Breaking Bad: Season 1||Jan 20, 2008||Gus Frings (Season 3+)||9.3|
|South Beach: Season 1||Jan 11, 2006||Robert Fuentes||8.6|
|Law & Order: Season 15||Sep 22, 2004||Rodney Fallon||tbd|
|Law & Order: Season 14||Sep 24, 2003||Rodney Fallon||10|
|Law & Order: Season 13||Oct 2, 2002||Rodney Fallon||tbd|
|The $treet: Season 1||Nov 1, 2000||Tom Divack||tbd|
|Homicide: Life on the Street: Season 7||Sep 25, 1998||Mike Giardello (Season 7)||8.3|