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Giovanni Ribisi Height, Weight, Age, Body Statistics

Giovanni Ribisi Quick Info
Height 5 ft 7½ in
Weight 68 kg
Date of Birth December 17, 1974
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Eye Color Dark Brown

Giovanni Ribisi is an American actor, voiceover artist, producer, writer, and director who is known for having been cast in a variety of roles in films and shows such as T-4 Medic Irwin Wade in Saving Private Ryan, Parker Selfridge in the Avatar series, Lee C. White in Selma, Edward in A Million Ways to Die in the West, Frank Buffay, Jr. in Friends, and Warner Whittemore in Dads.

Born Name

Antonino Giovanni Ribisi

Nick Name

Vanni, Vonni

Giovanni Ribisi as seen in March 2007
Giovanni Ribisi as seen in March 2007 (Much Music / Flickr / CC BY-SA 3.0)

Sun Sign


Born Place

Los Angeles, California, United States





He took acting lessons at Beverly Hills Playhouse.


Actor, Voiceover Artist, Producer, Writer, Director


  • Father – Albert Anthony Ribisi (Musician who had been the keyboard player in People!)
  • Mother – Gay (née Landrum) (Artist Manager)
  • SiblingsMarissa Ribisi (Younger Twin Sister) (Actress), Gina Ribisi (Sister) (Voice Actress)
  • Others – Albert Prescott Ribisi (Paternal Grandfather), Salvatore /Salvador Ribisi (Paternal Great Grandfather), Mary DiSalvo (Paternal Great Grandmother), Anne Kathleen Delsman (Paternal Grandmother), Bernard Ludwig Delsman (Paternal Great Grandfather), Anna Elizabeth Bailey (Paternal Great Grandmother), Tom J. Landrum (Maternal Grandfather), John Walden Landrum (Maternal Great Grandfather), Mamie /Mary B. Hale (Maternal Great Grandmother), Gay Corrine Threadgill (Maternal Grandmother), Robert David Threadgill (Maternal Great Grandfather), Mae Adeline Finch (Maternal Great Grandmother), Beck Hansen (Ex Brother-In-Law) (Singer, Songwriter, Musician, Record Producer)


Giovanni Ribisi is represented by Management 360, Talent Management Company, Beverly Hills, Los Angeles County, California, United States.




5 ft 7½ in or 171.5 cm


68 kg or 150 lbs

Girlfriend / Spouse

Giovanni Ribisi has dated –

  1. Mariah O’Brien (1997-2001) – He married interior designer and former actress and model, Mariah O’Brien, in 1997 and the duo parents a daughter named Lucia who was born in December 1997. However, the couple later got divorced in 2001.
  2. Cat Power (2005-2012) – In the year 2005, Giovanni started going out with singer-songwriter, musician, occasional actress, and model, Cat Power. The duo eventually ended things in 2012.
  3. Agyness Deyn (2012-2015) – Ribisi married English model and actress, Agyness Deyn, on June 16, 2012, but they got divorced in January 2015.

Race / Ethnicity


Giovanni Ribisi is of Italian/Sicilian, German, and English descent.

Hair Color

Dark Brown

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Sexual Orientation


Distinctive Features

  • Deep-set eyes
  • Often sports a mustache
Giovanni Ribisi as seen while attending the ceremony for James Cameron to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in December 2009
Giovanni Ribisi as seen while attending the ceremony for James Cameron to receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in December 2009 (Angela George / Flickr / CC BY-SA 3.0)


He is an active Scientologist.

Giovanni Ribisi Favorite Things

  • Comfort Food – Scrambled eggs and crispy bacon


Giovanni Ribisi Facts

  1. His twin sister Marissa Ribisi is 15 minutes younger than him.
  2. While growing up, Giovanni Ribisi’s family had a pet dachshund named Low-Rider.
  3. He made his first TV show appearance by playing the role of Curtis Johnson in an episode titled A Song for Jason: Part 1 of the fantasy drama show, Highway to Heaven, in September 1985.
  4. In 1999, he won the Online Film Critics Society award in the “Best Cast” category for his role in the epic war film, Saving Private Ryan.
  5. Giovanni Ribisi has done voiceover work for several video games such as Marc Eckō’s Getting Up: Contents Under PressureCall of Duty, and James Cameron’s Avatar: The Game.
  6. He starred as Dexter “Dex” Dearborn in the science fiction action-adventure film, Sky Captain and the World of Tomorrow (2004), alongside the likes of Gwyneth Paltrow, Jude Law, Angelina Jolie, and Michael Gambon. For this role, he was nominated for a Saturn Award in the “Best Supporting Actor” category in 2005.

Featured Image by Much Music / Flickr / CC BY-SA 3.0

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