Francesco Cabras is an Italian actor. He played the role of Gesmas on Mel Gibson's The Passion of the Christ, played the chief of the rebels on Kurt Wimmer's Equilibrium as Francesco Calabras, and Rasputin on Louis Nero's Rasputin
Currently he is working as a director, writer, cinematographer, cameraman and producer. His acting debut won him the 1996 Nanni Moretti's Sacher Festival Award for best leading actor.
He directed together with Alberto Molinari the The Big Question a feature documentary selected at AFI Festival in Los Angeles about the faith and the perception of the divine distributed by ThinkFilm. The film was originally produced by Mel Gibson.