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Elsa Merlini (1903–1983)

Elsa Merlini was born on July 26, 1903 in Trieste, Austria-Hungary as Elsa Tscheliesnig. She was an actress, known for Position Wanted (1951), I Don't Know You Anymore (1936) and L'ultimo ballo (1941). She was married to Zuccolini, Luciano. She died on February 22, 1983 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. See full bio »


(age 79) in Rome, Lazio, Italy

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 1976 Le cinque stagioni (TV Mini-Series)
 1973 L'éducation sentimentale (TV Mini-Series)
Mme Moreau
 1970 Il berretto a sonagli (TV Movie)
 1968 Processi a porte aperte (TV Mini-Series)
 1968 Il cenerentolo (TV Movie)
 1967 I promessi sposi (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.6 (1967) ... Perpetua
- Episode #1.2 (1967) ... Perpetua
- Episode #1.1 (1967) ... Perpetua
 1964 Il giornalino di Gian Burrasca (TV Series)
La zia Bettina
- La girandola sul frack (1964) ... La zia Bettina
- Giannino comincia a far guai (1964) ... La zia Bettina
 1963 Le anime morte (TV Movie)
 1963 Il mulino del Po (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.5 (1963) ... Venusta
- Episode #1.4 (1963) ... Venusta
- Episode #1.3 (1963) ... Venusta
 1962 Rancore (TV Movie)
 1960 Il malato immaginario (TV Movie)
 1958 Legs of Gold
Luisa Fontana
 1957 L'avaro (TV Movie)
 1955 I pappagalli
 1955 It Happens in Roma
Amica del pianista
 1951 Position Wanted
 1942 Gioco pericoloso
Madame Anita Bontay
 1941 L'ultimo ballo
La baronessa Titta Marcus & la baronessina Giuditta Marcus
 1938 The Lady in White
Marina Gualandi
 1938 Friendship
Francesca Sandi
 1938 Adam's Tree
Duchessa Graziella Santori
 1936 I Don't Know You Anymore
Luisa Malpieri
 1936 Thirty Seconds of Love
Grazia Siriani
 1934 Melodramma
 1933 The Lucky Diamond
 1933/II Paprika
 1933 Cercasi modella
Elsa Sartorio
 1932 Una notte con te
La falsa ladra
 1931 La segretaria privata
Elsa Lorenzi
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From 1934 until his death (1943) she was the partner of actor Renato Cialente.

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