Francis Capra Biography
Francis Capra is an American actor born on 27th April 1983 in The Bronx, New York City, U.S. He is best known for his roles as Calogero Anello in A Bronx Tale, Max Connor in Kazaam, and Eli “Weevil” Navarro in the TV series Veronica Mars.
Capra attended Our Lady of the Assumption Catholic School. He made his acting debut in the film ‘A Bronx Tale’ in 1993. He got his big break after he starring in the TV series Veronica Mars playing the role of Eli “Weevil” Navarro. He has since appeared on Heroes, Friday Night Lights, Criminal Minds, Lincoln Heights and The Closer.
Capra is also a film producer and is a co-owner of a production company called Take off Production with another actor called De’ Aundre Bonds
Francis Capra Age
Francis was born on 27th April 1983 (he is 35 years old as of 2018)
Francis Capra Ethnicity
Francis is of Italian and Dominican descent.
Francis Capra Family
Francis was born to Ann Marie Capra, the name of his father is unknown. He had a tough childhood as his father was in jail and the mother was taking care of him herself. His father later died after he was involved in a shooting incidence.
Francis has three siblings, a brother named Chanel Capra and two sisters, Ava Capra and Asa Capra.
Francis Capra Wife
Francis is married to Nora Capra. He normally posts her on his social media accounts.
October, you gotta chill out. @TwitchCon, LA Comic Con, I’ve barely recovered from NY Comic Con & now I hear about #TFCon in Chicago?? But As much as I’d love to attend, THE MOST important event in October? Not 🎃, Celebrating the birth of the one & only @Snow2718 on the 18th! pic.twitter.com/JU4Lalfs0v
— Francis Capra (@franciscapra) October 17, 2018
Francis Capra Leg Injury
In 2006 Francis suffered leg injury which required him to take steroids as part of the treatment. The steroids had some side effects like complexion issues and weight gain. This prompted him to act while seated most of the time and he also looked bloated. After he healed and stopped using the steroids he started to act in a healthier manner.
Francis Capra Tattoos
Francis has more than 18 tattoos.
Francis Capra Net worth
Francis has an estimated net worth of $ 12 million.
Francis Capra Kazaam
Francis played the role of Maxwell ‘Max’ Connor in the film Kazaam. The film follows a genie named Kazaam who has been sealed up for thousands of years, until one day he is accidentally freed by Max, who is on the run from a local gang. Kazaam explains to the youth that he belongs to Max until he grants three wishes, but what Max really wants is to get to know his estranged father. When the genie, who considers trying his hand at a music career, forgets about his young master, Max is attacked by villainous club owner Malik.
Francis Capra Veronica Mars
Francis played the role of Eli “Weevil” Navarro in the film Veronica Mars. The film follows Veronica Mars who used to be the popular girl with the cool friends and the jock boyfriend. A series of personal and family traumas have made her an outcast – albeit one with a sarcastic side and a snarky sense of humor. Now, she helps her private investigator father dig into the lives of the rich and famous in the messed-up town of Neptune, Calif.