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1. Valeria Bilello Valeria Bilello Actress, One Chance
2. Maria Grazia Cucinotta Maria Grazia Cucinotta Actress, The World Is Not Enough Maria Grazia Cucinotta (born 27 July 1968) is an Italian actress who has featured in many films and television series since 1990. She has also worked as a producer, screenwriter and model. Cucinotta was born in Messina, Province of Messina, Sicily, Italy. She is well known in Italy as a movie and television actress...
3. Frank Sivero Frank Sivero Actor, Goodfellas Frank Sivero (born January 6, 1952) is an American character actor, perhaps best known for playing the roles of Genco Abbandando in Mario Puzo's and Francis Ford Coppola's The Godfather Part II and Frankie Carbone (based on Angelo Sepe) in Martin Scorsese's Goodfellas. Sivero was born Francesco LoGiudice in Siculiana...
4. Giuseppe Tornatore Giuseppe Tornatore Writer, Cinema Paradiso
5. Frank Capra Frank Capra Director, It's a Wonderful Life One of seven children, Frank Capra was born on May 18, 1897, in Bisacquino, Sicily. On May 10, 1903, his family left for America aboard the ship Germania, arriving in New York on May 23rd. "There's no ventilation, and it stinks like hell. They're all miserable. It's the most degrading place you could ever be," Capra said about his Atlantic passage...
6. Luca Guadagnino Luca Guadagnino Director, Io sono l'amore
7. Marianna Di Martino Marianna Di Martino Actress, The Man from U.N.C.L.E. Marianna started her career as a model when she was only fifteen years old, working with top brands like Ermanno Scervino, Fendi, Giorgio Armani and appearing in magazines such as Vogue, Elle and L'Officiel. In 2008 Marianna participated at the competition for the title of Miss Italia, gaining the silver medal...
8. Adolfo Celi Adolfo Celi Actor, Thunderball Sicilian born actor/writer/director was very popular with European audiences, but largely unknown to the west apart from his portrayal of the villainous SPECTRE agent "Emilio Largo" in the spectacular James Bond film Thunderball. However, due to his heavy accent, Celi's voice was dubbed by Robert Rietty...
9. Guido Caprino Guido Caprino Actor, I vicerè
10. Miriam Leone Miriam Leone Actress, In guerra per amore
11. Vincenzo Amato Vincenzo Amato Actor, Unbroken
12. Loredana Cannata Loredana Cannata Actress, Youth
13. Salvatore Corsitto Salvatore Corsitto Actor, The Godfather
14. Enrico Lo Verso Enrico Lo Verso Actor, Hannibal
15. Salvatore Cascio Salvatore Cascio Actor, Cinema Paradiso
16. Pietro Scalia Pietro Scalia Editor, Gladiator Though he's cut celluloid for some of the best in the business, chances are many film lovers wouldn't even recognize the name Pietro Scalia in a lineup of Hollywood's best film editors. Born in Sicily in 1960, Scalia resided in Switzerland before heading to Los Angeles to continue his education. After receiving his M.F.A...
17. Wally Cassell Wally Cassell Actor, White Heat
18. Donatella Finocchiaro Donatella Finocchiaro Actress, Terraferma
19. Margareth Madè Margareth Madè Actress, Baarìa
20. Giuseppe Sulfaro Giuseppe Sulfaro Actor, Malèna
21. Daniela Giordano Daniela Giordano Actress, Four Times that Night
22. Luigi Lo Cascio Luigi Lo Cascio Actor, The Best of Youth Born in Palermo, Sicily on the 20th of October, 1967. Following the family tradition, enrolled into Medicine with the intention of becoming a psychiatrist. Began performing with a group of street actors in his native Palermo. In 1989 received a small part in a theatrical production ("Waiting for Godot"), and toured Italy with the company...
23. Nicole Grimaudo Nicole Grimaudo Actress, Mine vaganti
24. Roberto Andò Roberto Andò Director, Viva la libertà
25. Richard Benedict Richard Benedict Actor, Ace in the Hole Actor/director Richard Benedict was born Joseph Sciurba in Sicily. He came to the US with his family when he was seven. He was a prizefighter before journeying to Hollywood to break into the movies. His stocky, somewhat menacing appearance got him tough-guy and henchman roles, although he did get the occasional second lead...
26. Corrado Gaipa Corrado Gaipa Actor, The Godfather
27. Isabella Ragonese Isabella Ragonese Actress, Tutta la vita davanti
28. Marcello Mazzarella Marcello Mazzarella Actor, Placido Rizzotto
29. Frank Puglia Frank Puglia Actor, Jungle Book Puglia started his career at age 15 when he joined a traveling operetta company. Frank appeared in Italian opera from the age of 13. He came to the U.S. in 1907 and worked in a laundry before joining an Italian language theatre group in New York. In 1921, while appearing on stage, he was spotted by D.W. Griffith and was hired immediately...
30. Lando Buzzanca Lando Buzzanca Actor, Divorce Italian Style Gerlando Buzzanca, best known as Lando Buzzanca, is an Italian theatrical, film and television actor, whose career spanned over 55 years. Born in Palermo the son of a cinema projectionist, at 16 years old Buzzanca left the high school and moved to Rome to pursue his dream of becoming an actor. In order to survive...
31. Julia Modesto Julia Modesto Actress, Rêve
32. Francesco Scianna Francesco Scianna Actor, Baarìa
33. Pif Pif Actor, La mafia uccide solo d'estate
34. Claudio Gioè Claudio Gioè Actor, The Best of Youth
35. Giusy Buscemi Giusy Buscemi Actress, Il paradiso delle signore
36. Beppe Fiorello Beppe Fiorello Actor, The Talented Mr. Ripley
37. Henry Armetta Henry Armetta Actor, The Black Cat Sicilian-born character actor who appeared in scores of American films, usually as an exuberant and demonstrative Italian. As a teenager in 1902, Armetta stowed away on a boat bound for New York. There he did menial jobs until landing a position as a valet and presser at the Lambs Club, the New York actors' club...
38. Piero Messina Piero Messina Director, L'attesa
39. Tina Scala Tina Scala Actress, Midnight Cowboy
40. Daniela Rocca Daniela Rocca Actress, Divorce Italian Style
41. Franco Franchi Franco Franchi Actor, Due marines e un generale With to Totò and Peppino De Filippo, Franco Franchi and Ciccio Ingrassia has been the best couple of the Italian comic cinema. Both sicilian, of Palermo, began on the roads of sicilian city, in the tradition of the ballad singer and the actors of the Comedy of the Art. Scenes, imitations, witticism...
42. Paul Porcasi Paul Porcasi Actor, Morocco
43. Barbara Tabita Barbara Tabita Actress, La mafia uccide solo d'estate
44. Ciccio Ingrassia Ciccio Ingrassia Actor, Amarcord He met Franco Franchi in 1954, and they formed a memorable duo in over 130 films, but he showed his talent in many films of important Italian directors, Fellini, Comencini and Pasolini. His performance in Fellini's film Amarcord was memorable. His only son, Giampiero, is an appreciated actor of theatre and television.
45. Paolo Buonvino Paolo Buonvino Composer, Caos calmo Born in 1968 in Scordia, in the province of Catania, Sicily (Italy), he graduated in piano at the Conservatory "F. Cilea" of Reggio Calabria and studied Music Discipline at the University of Bologna. Initially he was a music assistant for singer-songwriter Franco Battiato, then he devoted himself to theater...
46. Alessandro Mario Alessandro Mario Actor, No God, No Master Widely known in his country for being the male lead in the famous cult Italian series 'Centovetrine', Alessandro Mario has recently portrayed the Italian anarchist Bartolomeo Vanzetti in the American feature film 'No God No Master' (2013) directed by Terry Green, where he played opposite the Oscar nominated actor David Strathairn...
47. Franco Diogene Franco Diogene Actor, Midnight Express
48. Francesca Chillemi Francesca Chillemi Actress, Cado dalle nubi
49. Daniele Ciprì Daniele Ciprì Cinematographer, È stato il figlio
50. Simone Cilio Simone Cilio Composer, Badsville Simone Cilio is an award-winning film composer based in Sicily, Italy. Before devoting himself to film music, he played drums in 3 different bands. As he got older, the passion for film music was too big so he started working on his first instrumental album "Accarezza il vento", which focused on his feelings and life experiences...
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