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Gabriel Basso: This Is The Moneymaker Now

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Gabriel Basso really wants to be a professional soccer player. But in the meantime he's doing just fine as an actor. He's had high-profile roles on HBO's "The Big C" and in the film "Super 8." He's made another movie which can now be seen in theaters called "The Kings Of Summer." Gabriel joins Tony Potts (filling in for Steve Edwards) and Maria Sansone on Good Day L.A.

Fun facts about Gabriel:

  • Basso has also had several television guest roles in shows like Nickelodeon's iCarly, ABC's The Middle and a regular role on the Showtime series The Big C, playing Adam, the son of the lead role played by Laura Linney.
  • More recently, Basso appeared in the J.J. Abrams film Super 8 (2011), for which he was submitted for consideration for a BAFTA Award for Best Supporting Actor, and The Kings of Summer (2013), which had its premiere at the 2013 Sundance Film Festival to rave reviews.

(Source: Wikipedia)

"The Kings Of Summer" is now playing. Follow Gabriel on Twitter: @GabeBasso

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