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Enrico Caruso (I) (1873–1921)


Enrico Caruso (b. Errico Caruso) was born on February 25, 1873, in Naples, Italy. He was the third of seven children to a poor alcoholic father. He received little primary education and briefly studied music with conductor Vicenzo Lombardini. His early income was from singing serenades. Caruso made his operatic debut on March 15, 1895 at a back ... See full bio »

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Match Point
Match Point Soundtrack
(2005)
The Lone Ranger
The Lone Ranger Soundtrack
(2013)
The Promise
The Promise Soundtrack
(2016)
The Visit
The Visit Soundtrack
(2015)

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 2016 Silent But Deadly (performer: "Vesti la giubba")
 2016/II The Promise (performer: "La Bohème, Che gelida manina")
 2015/I The Visit (performer: "Non t'amo più", "L'Elisir d'amore, Act 2: Una furtiva lagrima")
 2015 Si Fresnes m'était conté (Video) (performer: "O Sole Mio")
 2015 Sharkskin (performer: "E Lucevan Le Stelle", "La Donna E Mobile", "Santa Lucia")
 2014 The Last Checkmate (Short) (performer: "Over There" (1917))
 2014 Archipels (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
 2014 Obvious Child (performer: "O Sole Mio")
 2013 Cheatin' (performer: "Vesti La Giubba")
 2013 Mayakovskiy. Dva dnya (TV Mini-Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.1 (2013) ... (performer: "O, Sole mio" - as E. Karuzo)
 2013 The Lone Ranger (performer: "Celeste Aida")
 2013 La sociedad del horror y de lo absurdo (Short) (performer: "Adorables tourments", "Ah, si ben mio")
 2013 Mister X (Short) (performer: "Una furtiva lagrima")
 2013 Reason to Kill (Short) (performer: "Questa O Quella")
 2013 This Is Martin Bonner (performer: "Santa Lucia")
 2012 Marie Krøyer (performer: "La donna è mobile")
 2012 Una Furtiva Lagrima (Short) (performer: "Una furtiva lagrima")
 2011 Rise and Fall of W.C. (Short) (performer: "La danza (Tarantella)")
 2010-2011 Boardwalk Empire (TV Series) (performer - 2 episodes)
- To the Lost (2011) ... (performer: "Ave Maria" - uncredited)
- Boardwalk Empire (2010) ... (performer: "Siciliana from Cavalleria Rusticana" - uncredited)
 2011 The Last Rites of Joe May (performer: "Ah Si Ben Mio", "O Soave Fanciulla")
 2011 La fille du puisatier ("Core 'n Grato")
 2010 Passione (performer: "'A VUCCHELLA")
 2010 David and Goliath (Short) (performer: "Je crois entendre encore")
 2010 The Killer Inside Me (performer: "Una furtiva lagrima from L'elisir d'amore")
 2009 The Six Wives of Henry Lefay (performer: "Vesti La Giubba")
 2008 Wenceslau and the Gramophone Tree (Short) (performer: "Mi Par d'Udir Ancora" - as Caruso)
 2007 The Supersizers Go... (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Edwardian (2007) ... (performer: "O sole mio" - uncredited)
 2006 O sole mio (Short) (performer: "O sole mio")
 2006 I Build the Tower (Documentary) (performer: "Miserere" from "Il Travatore")
 2005 Match Point (performer: "Una furtiva lagrima", "Mal reggendo all'aspro assalto", "Mi par d'udir ancora", "Mia piccirella", "O figli, o figli miei!", "Je crois entendre encore" (from "Les pêcheurs de perles"))
 2001 Six Feet Under (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- A Private Life (2001) ... (performer: "L'Elisir D'Amore")
 2001 Captain Corelli's Mandolin (performer: "Cottrau: Santa Lucia")
 2000 Apariencias (performer: "Libiamo, libiamo, "Questa o quella")
 1999 Gloria (performer: "Questa O Quello")
 1999 Ambush (performer: "Love Me or Not", "Crucifixus", "Domine Deus")
 1998 Die Siebtelbauern (performer: "La donna è mobile")
 1998 Italians in America (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "Over There")
 1996 Family Resemblances (performer: "Una furtiva lacrima")
 1996 Bullet (performer: "La Tosca")
 1996 Nitrato d'argento (Documentary) (performer: "Fenestra che lucea")
 1996 Lucky Punch (performer: "Mattinata")
 1995 Other Voices, Other Rooms ("Martha", "La Fleur que tu m'avais jetté")
 1995 The Stars Fell on Henrietta (performer: "'Vesti La Giubba' from I Pagliacci")
 1995 Casas de fuego (performer: "Qual volutta trascorrere")
 1992 Mulla ei ole mitään (Documentary) (performer: "Tosca, Cavarados' Aria")
 1992 Mac (performer: "DI QUELLA PIRA (from IL TROVATORE)", "M'APPARI TUTT' AMORE")
 1990 Mister Johnson (performer: "Ah! Fuyez Douce Image" from Manon)
 1989 Doogie Howser, M.D. (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Tonight's the Night (1989) ... (performer: "Vesti la giubba" - uncredited)
 1989 The 'Burbs (performer: "QUESTA O QUELLA")
 1987 American Masters (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
 1987 Aria (performer: "Vesti la giubba")
 1986 The Whoopee Boys (performer: "VESTI LA GIUBBA" from "Pagliacci")
 1986 Back to School (performer: "A Dream")
 1982 The Grey Fox (performer: "M'Appari Tutt'Amor")
 1982 Fitzcarraldo ("Oh Mimi, Tu Piu Non Torni ")
 1982 Oro, Plata, Mata (performer: "Samson et Dalila..., "L'eliser d'amore-Act II... Donizetti, "Marta...M'appari")
 1979 Escape to Athena (performer: "Vesti la giubba" (On with the motley) from "Pagliacci" - uncredited)
 1974 The Gambler (performer: "Una furtiva lagrima")
 1968 It Takes a Thief (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- A Sour Note (1968) ... (performer: "Vesti La Giubba")
 1955 Kiss Me Deadly (performer: "M' apparì tutt' amor" - uncredited)
 1949 Song of Surrender ("Una furtiva lagrima", "O Paradiso", "O sole mio", "La donna è mobile")
 1947 The Lost Moment (performer: "Fenesta che lucive")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

CD: "Enrico Caruso: Hall of Fame" (recorded between 1903-1920)

Publicity Listings:

2 Biographical Movies | 11 Print Biographies | 7 Portrayals | 16 Articles | See more »
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Trivia:

He is usually considered the greatest operatic tenor ever, and he was the first opera star to make best-selling recordings, beginning around 1903, which are still in print to this day. His signature role was Canio, the traveling clown in Ruggero Leoncavallo's "I Pagliacci". He starred in many of the great Italian operas--some in their US premieres--at the old Metropolitan Opera House, many times ... See more »

Nickname:

The Man with the Orchid-Lined Voice

Star Sign:

Pisces

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