Giannina Facio is a famous Costa Rican actress and producer who is popularly known for the movies “Body of Lies,” “Kingdom of Heaven,” and “Concussion.” She is also known as Russell Crowe’s wife in the film “Gladiator.” Giannina was born on 10 September 1955 (age 65 years as of 2020) in San Jose, Costa Rica.
Giannina made her debut with the film “Poppers” in 1984, directed by José María Castellví, and the release date was 15 October 1984. After that, she worked in many more movies like Spanish Fly, The Hunger, Hannibal, Prometheus, etc. Keep reading this post to learn more about her personal life, boyfriend, and more.
|Real Name||Giannina Facio Franco|
|Nickname||Giannina Facio, Lady Scott|
|Date of Birth||10 September, 1955|
|Age (as in 2020)||65 Years|
|Birthplace||San Jose, Costa Rica|
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|Eye Colour||Light Brown|
|Debut||Movie: Poppers (1984)
TV: Miami Vice (1985)
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|Ex-Husband Name||Ridley Scott
|Parents||Father- Gonzalo Facio Segreda
Mother- Ana Franco Calzia
|Siblings||Half- Siblings- Ròmulo, Sandra, Alda
Sister- Ana Catalina, Carla
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Interesting Facts about Giannina Facio
- Giannina Facio was born on 15 October 1984 in San Jose, Costa Rica.
- She is also known as Lady Scott.
- Her father’s name is Gonzalo Facio, and her mother is Ana Franco Calzia.
- Her father, Gonzalo Facio, was a well-known Politician, lawyer, and diplomat in Costa Rica.
- Giannina has two sisters, Carla and Ana Catalina. She also has three half-siblings named Rómulo, Alda, and Sandra.
- She married Ridley Scott 2015, who is her producing partner.
- She started her career with the Spanish film “Poppers” in 1984. She also appeared in an American TV show, “Miami Vice,” in 1985.
- In 1996 she worked in the movie “White Squall,” where she played the role of a girl school teacher, an American disaster survival film directed by Ridley Scott.
- In the TV show “The Hunger,” she acted as Vivica Linders, created by Jeff Fazio. It is a Canadian horror TV Series.
- Giannina is also a producer; she produced movies like “Mark Felt” and “Concussion.”
- She also worked in Italian, Spanish, and English movies.
- She has always played cameo or small parts in Ridley Scott’s movies.
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