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Gabriel Basso Biography

Birth Name:
Louis Gabriel Basso III
Birth Place:
St. Louis, Missouri, United States

Fast Facts

  • Has a third-degree black belt in Tae Kwon Do
  • Plays the violin and aspires to be a graphic-design artist
  • Claims to be "deathly afraid of dolls
  • " Appeared in the 2007 coming-of-age comedy-drama Alice Upside Down with his older sister, Alexandria; and made a TV-series pilot, C3, with his younger sister, Annalise
  • Arranged for his real-life best friend, Nathan Eswine, to come to a table read for the role of his fictional best friend on the Showtime series The Big C
  • Eswine later was cast in the role


  • Louis J. Basso -- Father
  • Louis G. Basso Jr. -- Grandfather
  • Judith M. Basso -- Grandmother
  • Marcia Basso -- Mother
  • Alexandria Basso -- Sister