|Occupation||Actor and film producer|
|Years active||Since 2005|
Early life and education
He was born in 1975 Motherwell, Scotland to his parents, Tony and Maria. Capaldi grew up in the town of Hamilton and went to Hamilton College before continuing his education at Glasgow Caledonian University. Before he got into acting he played youth football with Motherwell. He is related to Scottish entertainers Jimmy Logan and Peter Capaldi.
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Capaldi's first major role, an English gangster called English, saw him star alongside Brian Austin Green, Michael Clarke Duncan, Vinnie Jones, Danny Trejo and Tom Sizemore in the action packed Sony picture movie Cross .
Capaldi then starred alongside Morgan Freeman in the children's film, Wish Wizard, a film made in collaboration with the Make a Wish Foundation. then in the paranormal moralistic drama, The Between, with Isabelle Fuhrman, Joel Courtney and Peter Bogdanovich.
Capaldi teamed up with Jason Mewes for a Kick Ass style web series, called Vigilante Diaries, which will premiere at Cancon in 2013.
Capaldi also played the leading role in The Martini Shot with Oscar winner actor Mickey Rooney.
He then went on to star opposite Sienna Guillory, playing her husband, in the gothic horror thriller, Wicked Within, which screened in the market at Cannes this year. A paranormal movie filmed in Los Angeles with Sienna Guillory and Eric Roberts .
Capaldi also had a role in Devil's Dozen, a horror feature directed by Jeremy London and starring C. Thomas Howell, Jake Busey, Jeremy London and Eric Roberts, which premiered at Graumann's Chinese Theater in Hollywood in 2013
Since December 2012, Capaldi starred in a trio of action films directed by Giorgio Serafini. In Ambushed, (formerly known as Rush), a Voltage Picture released high adrenaline, action packed film, Capaldi portrays an uncontrollable Scottish gangster alongside Dolph Lundgren, Vinnie Jones and Randy Couture . Blood of Redemption, showcases the softer side of Capaldi as an American FBI agent, and brother to Billy Zane and nephew to Robert Davi, in a constant struggle to vindicate his fathers murder with Dolph Lundgren and Vinnie Jones, on opposite sides of the fence. Capaldi most recently wrapped production on, Certain Justice, a fast paced, action revenge tale, starring alongside martial arts specialist, Cung Le, Dolph Lundgren, Vinnie Jones and Briana Evigan.
Capaldi filmed a feature in Italy for a horror film about witches called Janara (2014) which sees him play an American priest in this Italian folk tale. He continued with filming in Europe with a comedy set in Scotland with Greg Hemphill and Frankie Boyle in Gasping. Gasping has now been included in the line up for this years, 2015, Edinburgh Film Festival.
|Mandarin Orange Boys||2010||comedy||Caspian James|
|Vampires of Hollywood||2011||action film||Chris Kerberos||announced as of 10 November 2010[update][dated info]|
|Defining Moments||2011||Comedy film||Ruiz||announced as of 10 November 2010[update][dated info]|
|The Martini Shot||2011||Drama film||Leo||as of 17 February 2011[update][dated info]|
|The Wicked Within||2011||Horror film||Luke||as of 17 February 2011[update][dated info]|
|Crossroads||2011||action film||The Scotsman||as of 17 February 2011[update][dated info]|
|Don't Pass Me By||2011||Drama||Chris||as of 17 February 2011[update][dated info]|
|Act of Betrayal||2011||Drama film||Ryan|||
|RUSH||2013||action film||Eddie||as of 2 February 2013[update][dated info]|
|Blood of Redemption||2013||action film||Kurt||as of 2 February 2013[update][dated info]|
|Unbelievable||2013||SciFi||Scotty||as of 2 February 2013[update][dated info]|
|Certain Justice||2013||action film||Vin||as of 24 May 2013[update]|
|Janara||2014||horror film||Andrea||as of 22 June 2014[update][dated info]|
|Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde||2014||horror drama film||Edward Hyde||as of 22 June 2014[update][dated info]|
|Gasping||2015||comedy film||Frank||as of 22 June 2014[update][dated info]|
|Last Man Club||2015||Drama||Frank||as of 22 June 2014[update][dated info]|
|Bite||2015||horror thriller film||Boria||as of 22 March 2015[update][dated info]|
|Hollywood Royale||2010||reality||Gianni||Lead Season 1 Post Production|
|Vigilante Diaries'||2013||series||Nigel Hawkes|
His producing credits include attribution as an associate producer for the Alien Express (2005) and 6 producer credits in "The Martini Shot" (2010), "The Wicked Within" 2010, "Rush 2013, "Blood of Redemption 2013", with recent "Certain Justice" 2013. and Badge of Honor added to his list.
|Alien Express||2005||horror, science-fiction television film||assistant producer|
|The Martini Shot||2007||romantic-comedy||producer|
|Wicked Within||2008||action film-Paranormal||producer|
|Act of Betrayal||2011||Drama film||Producer|
|Blood of Redemption||2013||action film||Producer|
|Certain Justice||2013||action film||Producer|
|Badge of Honor||2014||action film||Producer|
He lives in the Hollywood neighbourhood of Los Angeles, California. He is an avid Glasgow Celtic fan and has a Bengal cat called Jackson.
- Database (undated). "Filmography by Type for Gianni Capaldi". The Internet Movie Database. Accessed 1 June 2011.
- Wiki Cross The Movie (31 May 2011). "Cross Film: London gangster English (Gianni Capaldi)"
- Egyptian Entertainment Group (6 May 2011). "Egyptianman Entertainment Group: Tell us something about your new film ”Wish Wizard” starring Morgan Freeman?"
- Prlog announces Premiere and cast of Devils Dozen (2 February 2013)
- Ultimate Dolph website announces Capaldi starring and producing with Cung Le, Dolph Lundgren, Vinnie Jones and Briana Evigan (5 May 2013) 
- Action Elite website interviews Capaldi on his starring in Certain Justice, his filming on Gasping with Frankie Boyle, filming Italian horror Janara and his Jeckyl and Hyde with Mickey Rooney (23 June 2014) 
- EIFF unveils further Scottish titles (19 May 2015) 
- Hollywood Reporter announces Capaldi Producing Blood of Redemption (2 February 2013) 
- Variety Magazine announces Capaldi Producing Blood of Redemption (2 February 2013)