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Luigi Pirandello (1867–1936)


Luigi Pirandello was born on June 28, 1867 in Girgenti, Sicily, Italy. He was a writer, known for Kaos (1984), L'attesa (2015) and The Nanny (1999). He was married to Antonietta Portulano. He died on December 10, 1936 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. See full bio »

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(age 69) in Rome, Lazio, Italy

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Known For

Kaos
Kaos Writer
(1984)
L'attesa
L'attesa Writer
(2015)
The Nanny
The Nanny Writer
(1999)
You Laugh
You Laugh Writer
(1998)

Filmography

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 2016 El viaje (Short) (novel)
 2015 A Whiff of Air (Short)
 2015 L'attesa (play: "La vita che ti diedi")
 2015 One, No One and One Hundred Thousand (TV Movie) (novel)
 2015 La scelta (play: "L'innesto")
 2001 Va Savoir (Who Knows?) (play "Come tu mi vuoi" - uncredited)
 1999 The Nanny (novella "La Balia")
 1998 You Laugh (stories concept)
 1996 Ra gatsinebs?! (TV Movie) (story "Tu ridi")
 1995 Come prima, meglio di prima (TV Movie)
 1993 L'uomo dal fiore in bocca (TV Short) (play)
 1992 Performance (TV Series) (play "Sei personaggi in cerca d'autore" - 1 episode)
- Six Characters in Search of an Author (1992) ... (play "Sei personaggi in cerca d'autore")
 1971-1992 Alta comedia (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Sin salida (1992)
- Esa desconocida (1974)
 1991 L'uomo, la bestia e la virtù (TV Movie) (story)
 1991 Così è (se vi pare) (TV Movie) (play)
 1991 La vita che ti diedi (TV Movie) (story)
 1991 La signora Morlì, una e due (TV Movie) (play)
 1990 Els gegants de la muntanya (TV Movie) (play)
 1987 Chacun sa vérité (TV Movie) (play)
 1987 Manu (TV Movie)
 1986 Las inocentes (novel)
 1986 Vestire gli ignudi (TV Movie) (play)
 1986 Così È: se Vi Pare (TV Movie)
 1985 Il berretto a sonagli (TV Movie) (play)
 1985 Le due vite di Mattia Pascal (novel "Il fu Mattia Pascal")
 1984 Kaos (stories)
 1984 Henry IV (play)
 1982 Teatro (TV Series) (play "Sei personaggi in cerca d'autore" - 1 episode)
- Seis personajes en busca de autor (1982) ... (play "Sei personaggi in cerca d'autore")
 1982 Il piacere dell'onestà (TV Movie) (by)
  Estudio 1 (TV Series) (1 episode, 1969) (play - 1 episode, 1981) (play: "I giganti della montagna" - 1 episode, 1977) (play: "La vita che ti diedi" - 1 episode, 1977)
- El gorro de cascabeles (1981) ... (play)
- Los gigantes de la montaña (1977) ... (play: "I giganti della montagna")
- La vida que te di (1977) ... (play: "La vita che ti diedi")
 1981 Henri IV (TV Movie) (play)
 1981 Il turno (story)
 1981 Il berretto a sonagli (TV Movie) (play)
 1980 L'esclusa (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 3 episodes)
- Episode #1.3 (1980) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1980) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1980) ... (novel)
 1979 Vestire gli ignudi (TV Movie) (play)
 1979 I vecchi e i giovani (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 5 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (1979) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.4 (1979) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.3 (1979) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.2 (1979) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (1979) ... (novel)
 1978 Teatro estudio (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Sea todo para bien (1978) ... (play)
 1978 Nuova Colonia (play)
 1978 To theatro tis Defteras (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1977 Drama (TV Series) (play "Sei personaggi in cerca d'autore" - 1 episode)
- Six Characters in Search of an Author by Pirandello (1977) ... (play "Sei personaggi in cerca d'autore")
 1976 Six Characters in Search of an Author (TV Movie) (play "Sei personaggi in cerca d'autore")
 1975 Ce soir on improvise (TV Movie) (play)
 1975 Great Performances (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Rules of the Game (1975) ... (play)
 1974 The Voyage (novel)
 1974 Così è (se vi pare) (TV Movie) (play)
  El teatro (TV Series) (play: "Sei personaggi in cerca d'autore" - 1 episode, 1974) (play - 1 episode, 1974)
- Seis personajes en busca de un autor (1974) ... (play: "Sei personaggi in cerca d'autore")
- Así es, si así os parece (1974) ... (play)
 1973 Seks roller søger en forfatter (TV Movie) (play "Sei personaggi in cerca d'autore")
 1973 Vestire gli ignudi (TV Movie) (play)
 1972 Svetlost iz druge kuce (TV Movie) (novel "The light from the house opposite")
 1972 Comme avant, mieux qu'avant (TV Movie) (play)
 1972 Celle qu'on laisse passer (TV Movie) (play)
 1972 Pensaci, Giacomino! (TV Movie) (story)
 1971 De man, het beest en de deugd (TV Movie) (play)
 1971 Ik droomde (misschien) (TV Movie)
 1971 Zes personages zoeken een auteur (TV Movie) (play)
 1971 Kvevri (Short) (story "La Giara")
 1970 L'uomo dal fiore in bocca (TV Short) (play)
 1970 Henrique IV (TV Movie)
 1970 Die Welt des Pirandello - Liebe! - Liebe? (TV Movie) (short stories)
 1970 Il berretto a sonagli (TV Movie) (play)
 1970 L'amica delle mogli (TV Movie) (story)
 1970 Ta dobra dusa (TV Movie) (novel)
 1970 Gran teatro universal (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1969 Tout pour le mieux (TV Movie) (play)
 1968 Tako je ako vam se tako cini (TV Movie) (play "It is so !, If You think so")
 1968 Henrik IV (TV Movie) (play)
 1968 Teatro de siempre (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- El placer de la honradez (1968) ... (play)
 1968 Para Cada um Sua Verdade (TV Movie)
 1967 Henri IV (TV Movie) (play)
 1967 De regels van het spel (TV Movie)
 1967 Heinrich IV. (TV Movie) (play "Enrico IV.")
 1967 Theatre 625 (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Henry IV (1967) ... (play)
 1967 Henrik IV (TV Movie) (play)
 1967 Alles zum Guten (TV Movie) (play "Tutto per bene")
 1967 Il mondo di Pirandello (TV Series) (novel)
 1966 De man met de bloem op de mond (TV Movie) (play)
 1966 Das Vergnügen, anständig zu sein (TV Movie) (play "Il piacere dell'onesta")
 1966 O Diploma (TV Movie)
 1965 Kuusi henkilöä etsii tekijää (TV Movie) (play "Sei personaggi in cerca d'autore")
 1965 Teatterituokio (TV Series) (novella "La giara" - 1 episode)
- Ruukku (1965) ... (novella "La giara")
 1965 Novela (TV Series) (novel: "Il fu Mattia Pascal" - 1 episode)
- El difunto Matías Pascal (1965) ... (novel: "Il fu Mattia Pascal")
 1965 Czlowiek z kwiatem w ustach (TV Movie) (play)
 1965 Sisilian sitruunoita (TV Movie)
 1965 Pensão Vitalícia (TV Movie)
 1965 Hendrik IV (TV Movie) (play "Enrico IV")
 1965 ITV Play of the Week (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- The Rules of the Game (1965) ... (play)
 1965 La ragione degli altri (TV Movie) (play)
 1965 Sei personaggi in cerca d'autore (TV Movie) (play by)
 1964 Izvesne obaveze (TV Movie)
 1964 For å skjule sin nakenhet (TV Movie) (based on play)
 1964 Sechs Personen suchen einen Autor (TV Movie) (play "Sei personnaggi in cerca d'un autore")
 1964 Primera fila (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- La bella desconocida (1964) ... (play)
 1964 Festival (TV Series) (play "Sei personaggi in cerca d'autore" - 1 episode)
- Six Characters in Search of an Author (1964) ... (play "Sei personaggi in cerca d'autore")
 1964 Così è (se vi pare) (TV Movie) (play)
 1964 Der Dummkopf (TV Short)
 1964 Liolà (play "Liolà")
 1964 Nøgen (TV Movie) (play "Vestire gli Ignudi")
 1963 Zara (TV Movie) (novel)
 1963 Niin on - jos siltä näyttää (TV Movie) (play)
 1963 Die Nackten kleiden (TV Movie) (play "Vestire gli ignudi")
 1956-1963 Grande Teatro Tupi (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Henrique IV (1963)
- Henrioque IV (1957)
 1963 Het diploma (TV Movie)
 1963 De kelk aan de lippen (TV Movie) (one-act play)
 1963 A la salida (Short) (story)
 1962 Comme tu me veux (play: "Come tu mi vuoi")
 1962 I Athina ti nyhta (Documentary) (play)
 1962 Das Vergnügen, anständig zu sein (TV Movie) (play "Il piacere dell' onesta")
 1962 La volupté de l'honneur (TV Movie)
 1962 Sex roller söka en författare (TV Movie) (play "Sei personaggi in cerca d'autore")
 1962 Laranjas da Sicília (TV Movie)
 1961 Playwright at Work (TV Mini-Series) (play excerpt - 1 episode)
- Luigi Pirandello (1961) ... (play excerpt)
 1961 Il piacere dell'onestà (TV Movie) (play)
 1961 La vie que je t'ai donnée (TV Movie) (play: "La vita che ti diedi")
 1960 Limes from Sicily (TV Short) (play "Lumie di Sicilia")
 1960 So ist es - ist es so? (TV Movie) (novel 'Così è se vi pare')
 1960 Lazarus (TV Movie) (play)
 1960 Professor Toti (TV Movie) (play)
  BBC Sunday-Night Theatre (TV Series) (original story - 1 episode, 1959) (story - 1 episode, 1954)
- Against the Stream (1959) ... (original story)
- The Captive (1954) ... (story)
 1959 World Theatre (TV Mini-Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Henry IV (1959) ... (play)
 1959 Shoestring Theatre (TV Series) (play "L'uomo dal fiore in bocca" - 1 episode)
- The Man with the Flower in His Mouth (1959) ... (play "L'uomo dal fiore in bocca")
 1958 Così è (se vi pare) (TV Movie) (play)
 1956 Never Say Goodbye (play "Come prima, meglio di prima")
 1956 La vita che ti diedi (TV Movie) (story)
 1955 The Olive Jar (TV Movie) (novella "La giara")
 1954 The Elgin Hour (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Yesterday's Magic (1954) ... (play)
 1954 Il piacere dell'onestà (TV Movie) (play)
 1954 Six Characters in Search of an Author (TV Movie) (play "Sei personaggi in cerca d'autore")
 1954 Vestire gli ignudi (play)
 1954 Of Life and Love (stories)
 1954 Così è (se vi pare) (TV Movie) (play)
 1953 TV de Vanguarda (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Henrique IV (1953) ... (play)
 1952 Times Gone By (story "La morsa")
 1950 Masterpiece Playhouse (TV Series) (play: "Sei personaggi in cerca d'autore" - 1 episode)
- Six Characters in Search of an Author (1950) ... (play: "Sei personaggi in cerca d'autore")
 1949 Studio One in Hollywood (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Henry IV (1949) ... (play)
 1947 Henry IV (TV Movie) (play)
 1945 This Love of Ours (play "Come prima, meglio di prima")
 1943 Enrico IV (play)
 1940 Think It Over Jack (story)
 1939 Nobody's Land (novels "Romolo" and "Requiem aeternam dona eis Domine!")
 1938 Fruits of Remembrance (TV Movie)
 1938 Henry IV (TV Movie) (play)
 1937 Ma non è una cosa seria (play "But It's Nothing Serious")
 1937 The Jar (TV Movie)
 1937 The Man with the Flower in His Mouth (TV Movie) (play "L'uomo dal fiore in bocca")
 1937 Il fu Mattia Pascal (dialogue) / (play)
 1937 Feu Mathias Pascal (play)
 1933 Acciaio (novel "Giuoca, Pietro!")
 1932 As You Desire Me (play "Come Tuo Mi Voi")
 1931 Liebeslied (novella)
 1930 La canzone dell'amore (novella "In silenzio")
 1926 Por fin se casa Zamora (story "La mujer del capitán")
 1926 Die Flucht in die Nacht (play)
 1926 Feu Mathias Pascal (play "Feu Mathias Pascal")
 1921 Il viaggio (novel)
 1921 La rosa (novel)
 1921 Ma non è una cosa seria (novel)
 1920 Lo scaldino (novel)
 1920 Il lume dell'altra casa (story)
 1920 Il crollo (short story)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

His play, "The Rules of the Game," was performed at the Theatre Royal Haymarket in London, England with Leonard Rossiter in the cast. Anthony Quayle was director. See more »

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Trivia:

His 1915 novel "Quaderni di Serafino Gubbio, operatore", is credited as being the first novel by a major writer dealing with the world of movies and moviemaking (the main character is an 'operatore', a cameraman). See more »

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