My Favorite New Italian Actors

by M. J Arocena | created - 03 Oct 2010 | updated - 03 Oct 2010 | Public

1. Libero De Rienzo

Actor | Sangue: La morte non esiste

Libero De Rienzo was born in 1978 in Naples, Campania, Italy. He is an actor and director, known for Sangue: La morte non esiste (2005), Santa Maradona (2001) and Fortapàsc (2009).

2. Elio Germano

Actor | Mio fratello è figlio unico

Elio Germano was born on September 25, 1980 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. He is an actor and writer, known for Mio fratello è figlio unico (2007), Il giovane favoloso (2014) and La nostra vita (2010).

3. Claudio Santamaria

Actor | Romanzo criminale

Claudio Santamaria was born on July 22, 1974 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. He is an actor, known for Romanzo criminale (2005), Casino Royale (2006) and They Call Me Jeeg (2015). He has been married to Francesca Barra since November 2017.

4. Pierluigi Coppola

Actor | Elisa di Rivombrosa

After the theatrical debut, which occurred in 1996, with "Un marito ideale" by Oscar Wilde, directed by Luigi Bonori, alternates to the theatrical work, the film and especially television. Among the works on the big screen, we remember the debut film, "La leggenda del pianista sull'oceano" (1998), ...

5. Flavio Parenti

Actor | To Rome with Love

Born in Paris, Flavio grew up between France and Italy, learning to speak both languages.

Between 1993 and 1999 he studied in France, at the International boarding school of Valbonne (C.I.V), where he achieved an International Baccalaureat and learned to speak English fluently.

In 2002 He graduated ...

6. Pierfrancesco Favino

Actor | World War Z

Pierfrancesco Favino was born on August 24, 1969 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. He is an actor and producer, known for World War Z (2013), Rush (2013) and Romanzo di una strage (2012).

7. Luca Argentero

Actor | Eat Pray Love

Luca Argentero was born on April 12, 1978 in Turin, Piedmont, Italy. He is an actor and producer, known for Eat Pray Love (2010), Saturn in Opposition (2007) and Just a Father (2008).

8. Antonio Del Prete

Actor | Mission: Impossible III

Antonio "Nino" Del Prete is an actor and artist (who is sometimes goes by the moniker ADP or Art Doesn't Pay). Del Prete was born in Naples, though his childhood was divided between Italy, Paris and Mallorca (Spain). Antonio began his acting career in theater in Paris. He divides his time between ...

9. Riccardo Scamarcio

Actor | Mine vaganti

Riccardo Scamarcio was born on November 13, 1979 in Andria, Puglia, Italy. He is an actor and producer, known for Mine vaganti (2010), John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017) and Tre metri sopra il cielo (2004).

10. Luca Lionello

Actor | The Passion of the Christ

Luca Lionello was born on January 9, 1964 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. He is an actor, known for The Passion of the Christ (2004), Cover boy: L'ultima rivoluzione (2006) and Mary (2005).

11. Adriano Giannini

Actor | Swept Away

Adriano Giannini was born on May 10, 1971 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. He is known for his work on Swept Away (2002), Il gioco (2009) and Le conseguenze dell'amore (2004).

12. Beppe Fiorello

Actor | Terraferma

Beppe Fiorello was born on March 12, 1969 in Catania, Sicily, Italy as Giuseppe Fiorello. He is an actor and writer, known for Terraferma (2011), The Talented Mr. Ripley (1999) and Un lontano parente. He has been married to Eleonora Pratelli since October 16, 2010. They have two children.

13. Alessandro Gassman

Actor | Transporter 2

Alessandro Gassman was born on February 24, 1965 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. He is an actor and writer, known for Transporter 2 (2005), Razza bastarda (2012) and Caos calmo (2008). He has been married to Sabrina Knaflitz since June 7, 1998. They have one child.

14. Primo Reggiani

Actor | Grandi domani

Primo Reggiani was born on November 5, 1983 in Rome, Lazio, Italy as Primo Nunzio Jasis Reggiani. He is an actor and producer, known for Grandi domani (2005), La siciliana ribelle (2008) and Il Clan dei Ricciai (2016).