When it comes to surveillance, Virgil is CIA agent Carrie Mathison's trusted resource. Virgil is a freelance operative who, along with his brother Max, assists Carrie with her surveillance needs (even if those needs are legally questionable). The compassionate and understanding Virgil shares a close, brotherly relationship with Carrie and loves her unconditionally. Virgil trusts Carrie's judgment -- but whether that trust is misplaced remains to be seen.
David Marciano is a professional actor, writer, and director who has achieved considerable success in a vast career that has spanned over 25 years. As a series regular, Marciano has had the honor of working with such entertainment luminaries as Steven Bochco, who brought Marciano into America's homes on a weekly basis in CIVIL WARS as the poet bicycle messenger, Jeffrey Lassick.
His second series was the CBS drama, DUE SOUTH, created by Oscar® winner Paul Haggis, for which he earned a Gemini Award nomination. Marciano was able to bring his flair for comedy to the buddy cop genre on the streets of Chicago as Detective Ray Vecchio.
Next Marciano completed a four-year run as a regular cast member of the FX Emmy® Award winning drama THE SHIELD as old school detective Steve Billings. Marciano's other credits include numerous television guest spots and movies, as well as a starring role as Giorgio in the CBS miniseries THE LAST DON and THE LAST DON II. Among the projects of which he is most proud was his participation in director Leslie Dektor's CLIO Award-winning commercial campaign for Partnership for a Drug-Free America.