Giancarlo Esposito Married, Wife, Divorce, Family, Parents, Net Worth

Published On: 25 Jul, 2017

Giancarlo Esposito Married, Wife, Divorce, Family, Parents, Net Worth

A talented and celebrated actor who started his career as Broadway actor is known for the intense look that he gives as Gus in the popular AMC show Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul. Giancarlo Esposito is a Denmark-born Italian-American actor is a Critics’ Choice Television Award recipient. His inclusion in the Hollywood Walk of Fame is the living proof of his powerful and strong acting.

Career and Professional Life:

Giancarlo graduated from Elizabeth Seton College with a two-year degree in radio and television communications. He made his Broadway debut at the mere age of 8 starring as a slave child in Maggie Flynn. During late 1970’s and early 80’s, he appeared in some films including Running, Maximum Overdrive, King of New York and Trading Places.

Giancarlo got his identity as Gustavo “Gus” Fring on the AMC shows Breaking Bad and Better Call Saul. For his portrayal of Gus, he was nominated for 2012 Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Support Actor and winning Critics’ Choice Television Awards in the same year.

How much is Giancarlo’s Net Worth?

“Gus” from Breaking Bad who is also well known for his roles in Do the Right Thing, School Daze and MO’ Better Blues earn a handsome salary $65 thousand per episode. The actor who enjoyed a steady career has amassed a net worth of $6 million dollars.

Giancarlo Retained Single Status After Divorce!!

The Italian American actor was married to Joy Mcmanigal for almost two decades. The couple had a family of four daughters namely Kale Lyn Esposito, Shayne Lyn Esposito, Ruby Esposito and Syrlucia Esposito. The couple who got married in 1995 when the Giancarlo who was still looking to make the mark.

Giancarlo who credits his wife for his success got divorced when the actor was at the peak of success. The duo reportedly said they wanted to figure out their lives once more. The veteran actor who is still a huge man sparked the rumor of the couple getting back when they were captured holding hands together.

Fans would be thrilled to see the actor reunite with his family but Giancarlo never admitted to the reunion. As of now, both individuals aren’t dating anyone.

Giancarlo’s Short Bio:

The Italian-American actor was born on 26th April 1958 in Copenhagen, Denmark as Giancarlo Giuseppe Alessandro Esposito. The actor who is currently aged 59 belongs to mixed ethnicity as he was born to parents Giovanni Esposito and Elizabeth Foster. His father was an Italian stagehand and carpenter while his mother was an African-American Opera and night club singer. The veteran actor at the age of 59 still possesses a decent body and acquires the height of 5 feet and 7 inches.

Giancarlo was born to work parents but the way made his presence felt in the entertainment industry is worthy of grand applause. A milestone he achieved by his hard work and dedication was honored as Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2014.