Born: 1974-08-08 in Bradford, Yorkshire, England (45 years old)
Cilenti was born inÂ Bradford, to Italian parents. He is married to the actressÂ Sienna Guillory, with whom he has appeared in several films. The couple have two daughters, Valentina and Lucia Cilenti born in February 2011. After attending Bradford Grammar School, a degree in French and Spanish at theÂ University of NottinghamÂ followed and led to him working as a night porter and a bodyguard on theÂ Cote D'AzurÂ and in Mexico City respectively. He completed a one year postgraduate course in acting atÂ Drama Studio London, after which he worked at The Duffer of St. George. His first professional acting role came inÂ Trial & Retribution, which led to the role of Grant in the world premiere of Liz Lochhead'sÂ Perfect DaysÂ at The Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh. Here he was spotted by Wendy Brazington who was casting Michael Winterbottom's filmÂ WonderlandÂ which at the time had the working title 'Snarl Up." Enzo played graphic artist Peter Saville on his second collaboration with Winterbottom: theÂ Palme d'Or-nominatedÂ 24 Hour Party People. He has appeared in plays both on and off the West End, notably lead roles in Neil la Bute'sÂ The Shape of ThingsÂ at The New Ambassadors Theatre, and the European premiere of the Pulitzer prize-winning playÂ Anna in the TropicsÂ at the Hampstead Theatre. He also performed at The Royal Court in a series of plays written and directed by Russian artists entirely in Russian; in Thai ballet as Orpheus inÂ Backpacker Orpheus, a play devised entirely from people's experiences in the 2004 Indian Ocean earthquake; and in conceptual theatre for new-writing company Paines Plough in a series of shows (including a one man show) commissioned over a number of seasons by Miuccia Prada to showcase collections for her Miu Miu line atÂ Milan Fashion Week. Enzo also directed a short film calledÂ Getalife, and is currently producing his first feature length movieÂ The Wicked Within, which he also wrote and stars in. His first novel,Â Mediterranean Homesick Blues, co-written with Ben Chatfield, has just been published. Enzo appeared inÂ Kick-Ass 2Â (2013) andÂ Guardians of the GalaxyÂ (2014). In 2015 he will join the cast of theÂ HBOÂ seriesÂ Game of ThronesÂ inÂ Season 5Â asÂ Yezzan. He now lives and resides in London and Los Angeles.