Riccardo Scamarcio is an Italian actor. He has since ventured into producing. He started his acting career on television, first appearing in an Italian show in 2000. Later in 2003, he had his first film role in the Italian movie The Best of Youth. The rest of the 2000s saw him performing in several Italian films. He received acclaim for his work in the 2007 feature My Brother Is an Only Child. For this, he got a David di Donatello nomination for Best Supporting Actor. In the 2010s, he ventured into acting outside Italy, starting with the French film Polisse. He later had a role in the American film Third Person, followed by another part in the Hollywood movie Burnt. In 2017, he played Santino D’Antonio in the action film John Wick: Chapter 2.