Biography

Greg Sestero was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area. With European parental influence, Greg speaks both French and English. He traveled extensively early on, and holds dual citizenship between France and the United States.

At 17 years old, Greg signed with a prominent San Francisco talent agency. The same year, he left for Milan and Paris to work for designers such as Giorgio Armani and Gian Franco Ferre. Greg returned focused on acting. He began studies at the American Conservatory Theatre in San Francisco. He landed his first role at age 18, on the CBS hit show Nash Bridges (1996). This followed with a role in the Golden Globe nominated film, Patch Adams (1998) starring fellow San Francisco native, Robin Williams. Soon thereafter, Greg was signed by well-known Hollywood agent, Iris Burton, which prompted his move to Los Angeles.

Sestero starred in the notorious The Room (2003), which gained an international cult following as the best worst movie ever made.

in 2013, Sestero wrote a book entitled The Disaster Artist, chronicling his experience making the film and working with its enigmatic director Tommy Wiseau. The book went on to become a critically acclaimed bestseller. In February 2014, the book was optioned to made into a feature film by Hollywood superstars James Franco and Seth Rogen.

Greg Sestero was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area. With European parental influence, Greg speaks both French and English. He traveled extensively early on, and holds dual citizenship between France and the United States.

At 17 years old, Greg signed with a prominent San Francisco talent agency. The same year, he left for Milan and Paris to work for designers such as Giorgio Armani and Gian Franco Ferre. Greg returned focused on acting. He began studies at the American Conservatory Theatre in San Francisco. He landed his first role at age 18, on the CBS hit show Nash Bridges (1996). This followed with a role in the Golden Globe nominated film, Patch Adams (1998) starring fellow San Francisco native, Robin Williams. Soon thereafter, Greg was signed by well-known Hollywood agent, Iris Burton, which prompted his move to Los Angeles.

Sestero starred in the notorious The Room (2003), which gained an international cult following as the best worst movie ever made.

in 2013, Sestero wrote a book entitled The Disaster Artist, chronicling his experience making the film and working with its enigmatic director Tommy Wiseau. The book went on to become a critically acclaimed bestseller. In February 2014, the book was optioned to made into a feature film by Hollywood superstars James Franco and Seth Rogen.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 12

Birthday 1978-07-15

Place of Birth Walnut Creek, California, USA

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2018 Best F(r)iends: Volume Two as Jon Kortina
2018 Best F(r)iends: Volume One as Jon Kortina
2017 The Disaster Artist as Casting Agent (uncredited)
2016 VHS Massacre: Cult Films and the Decline of Physical Media as Himself
2016 Livers of Darkness: Making "Dude Bro Party Massacre III" as Himself
2015 Dude Bro Party Massacre III as Derek
2009 Alien Presence as Ash
2006 Accepted as Frat guy (uncredited)
2003 The Room as Mark
1999 Retro Puppet Master as Andre Toulon
1999 Edtv as Roach
1998 Patch Adams as Jaime (Monica Potter's brother)

Production

2018 Best F(r)iends: Volume TwoProducer
2018 Best F(r)iends: Volume OneLocation Manager
2018 Best F(r)iends: Volume OneProduction Manager
2018 Best F(r)iends: Volume OneCasting
2018 Best F(r)iends: Volume OneProducer

Writing

2018 Best F(r)iends: Volume TwoScreenplay
2018 Best F(r)iends: Volume OneWriter
2017 The Disaster ArtistStory

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