Giovanni Ribisi is an American actor of Italian descent who appeared in commercially successful films such as Saving Private Ryan , Avatar and A Million Ways To Die In The West He began his career in 1985 and over the years the actor has consistently evolved his career to be recognized as one of the best in the business.
Here we tell you everything we know about his background, career, finances, family life and pretty much everything we’ve gathered about Giovanni and what makes him so special.
Giovanni Ribisi – Bio, Dude
The actor’s full name is Antonino Giovanni Ribisi, and he was born on December 17, 1974 in Los Angeles, California. As a young child, he showed a keen interest in acting and began auditioning at the age of 9. He then studied acting at Milton Katselas’ The Beverly Hills Playhouse.
He began his acting career in 1985 with his starring role as Curtis Johnson in 2 episodes of Highway to Heaven That same year, the budding actor landed roles in Simon & Simon, The Twilight Zone, and The New Ones Leave It To The Beaver , which ran until 1989. In the ’90s, we saw him in several episodes of My Two Fathers , which began in 1987, he also starred in Davis Rules, The Wonder Years, Family Album, Walker, Texas Ranger, and NYPD Blue before making his film debut.
His first film work was Mind Ripper where he played the character of Scott Stockton. This was followed by That What You Do!, and Any Girl the following year. He landed the role of T-4 Medic Irwin Wade in Saving Private Ryan (1998). In the film he starred alongside Vin Diesel, Jeremy Davies, Edward Burns, Matt Damon, Tom Hanks and others.
Giovanni Ribisi continued his career and starred in more films and TV series. In the second half of the 90’s he appeared in projects like Tracey Takes It Up…, The Hunger, The Other Sister, The Mod Squad, It’s the Fury and The Virgin Suicides where he provided his voice as narrator. Over the next decade, we saw Giovanni in Boiler Room, according to Spencer, Lost in Translation, Love’s Brother, Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow, Public Enemies, Shot in the Heart, My Name Is Earl, Entourage , and of course Avatar where he played the character of Parker Selfridge played. The next phase of his career saw him taking on rolesMemphis Beat, Dads, Robot Chicken DC Comics Special 2: Villains in Paradise and Robot Chicken DC Comics Special III: Magical Friendship, A Million Ways to Die in the West and Sneaky Pete that started in 2015.
Giovanni Ribisi will reprise his role in Avatar 2 and Avatar 3 as Parker Selfridge. Both films are scheduled for release in 2021 and 2023 respectively.
Wealth (income and earnings)
Over the years, the A Million Ways to Die in the West has saved Private Ryan, Sneaky Pete, and Avatar star have forever distinguished themselves in the acting industry. In return, he kept smiling at the bank by taking part in many commercially successful works. Ribisi was able to amass a net worth of around $34 million.
Family: parents, sister
Antonio and his siblings were born to parents who are artistically inclined and have a positive attitude towards artists. His father, Albert Anthony Ribisi, is an Italian-American musician who formed part of the one-hit wonder rock band People! as a keyboardist, while his mother, Gay (née Landrum), managed actors and writers. He is the twin brother of actress Marissa Ribisi and both are siblings of voice actress Gina Ribisi. Of these two sisters, Marissa is the more popular.
Just like her twin brother, Marissa was exposed to acting from a young age. Her first television recording came in 1988, when she starred in “She’ll Get Over It,” an episode of “Ginger” on My Two Dads She then added other acting credits in works such as Baywatch (1990), Dea (1991), Tales of the Town (1993) and Any Girl (1998), which she co-wrote and starred with Giovanni Ribisi, Michael Rapaport and Juliette Lewis.
wife and daughter
Giovanni Ribisi has been in a number of relationships over the years. In 1997 he married actress Mariah O’Brien, with whom he had a daughter named Lucia. However, in 2001 they divorced.
A few years later, the actor began a relationship with Chan Marshall, an indie rock singer-songwriter. They dated for about 5 years before calling it quits in 2012.
After that, Giovanni married English model Agyness Deyn in June 2012, but they separated in a divorce in January 2015. He may be single at the moment.
Antonino Giovanni Ribisi stands at a height of 5ft 7in or 1.78m. At that height he stands just 2in short of the average height of American males which is 5ft 9in. His body weight was given as 65 kg.