Giovanni is an Italian actor based between London and Berlin. He performed alongside Academy Award nominee and ‘Casino Royale’ star Giancarlo Giannini in ‘Il maresciallo Rocca e l’amico d’infanzia’. His other screen credits include ‘Last Days’ directed by Gus Van Sant and alongside Michael Pitt, ‘For the Time Being’ which premiered at Cannes Film Festival, ‘La certose di Parma’ alongside Marie-Josée Croze ('Jack Ryan', 'Munich'), Sicilian drama ‘I Viceré’, ‘Di padre in figlia’, ‘Luigo’, ‘Il mid giorno’, 'Ventisette’, ‘P.O.E.’ and ‘A Holy Venetian Family’.
His Theatre credits include ’Copenhagen’ at Teatro Talia, ‘Antigone’ and ‘Trojan Women’ directed by Ellen Steward at New York’s La MaMa theatre, ‘Anna Politkowska In Memoriam’ at Teatro Alfieri, ‘Railroad’ at Sweden’s Regionteatern, ‘Talk to Me Like the Rain…’ with English Theatre of Rome, ‘Frammenti dall’Eneide’ at Teatro Espace in Turin and also ‘Marrie Stecchino’ at New York Comedy Club.
Giovanni is also an established writer, having written the preface to John Strasberg’s book ‘Accidentally on Purpose’ based on the teachings of his father Lee Strasberg and his own acting approach.
He has written and directed his first and upcoming documentary about the organic creative process, ’Personal Dream Space’.
He was schooled in Method acting at the Actors Studio graduated from the National Film School of Rome.