Giannina Facio



Place of birth:

San Jose - Costa Rica:


From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Giannina Facio (born September 10, 1955) is a Costa Rican actress, who has appeared in a number of films by British film director and producer Ridley Scott. She first worked with Scott in White Squall (1996); since the filming of Gladiator (2000), she has been Scott's partner. The film marked the first of two collaborations with Russell Crowe in which she plays wife to his character (the other being Body of Lies, 2008). Overall, she has acted to date in a total of ten films by Ridley Scott, all of them minor roles/cameo appearances.

Film Credits

Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014)
as Jethro's Sister
The Counselor (2013)
as Woman with Mobile Phone
Prometheus (2012)
as Shaw's Mother
Robin Hood (2010)
as Lady-in-Waiting
Body of Lies (2008)
as Hoffman's Wife
A Good Year (2006)
as Maitre D'
Kingdom of Heaven (2005)
as Saladin's Sister
Matchstick Men (2003)
as Bank Teller
Black Hawk Down (2001)
as Stephanie Shughart
Hannibal (2001)
as Verger's Fingerprint Technician
Gladiator (2000)
as Maximus' Wife
Spanish Fly (1998)
as Antonio's Date #2
No se puede tener todo (1997)
Il cielo è sempre più blu (1996)
Torta di mele (1993)
Nessuno mi crede (1992)
as Mai
L'odissea (1991)
as Elena di Troia
I tre moschettieri (1991)
as La suora
Vacanze di Natale '90 (1990)
as Rita
Delta Force Commando II: Priority Red One (1990)
as Juna
Poppers (1984)
as Lola

TV Series Credits

Detective Extralarge (1991)
Gucci (2021)
Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House (2017)
Tristan & Isolde (2006)
Matchstick Men (2003)