Paolo Bonacelli


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Paolo Bonacelli was born on February 28, 1937 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. He is known for his work on The American (2010), Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom (1975) and Caligula (1979). See full bio »

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The American Father Benedetto
(2010)
Caligula Chaerea
(1979)
(1991)

Filmography

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  Anita (announced)
Castellini
 2020/II Divine
The Patient
 2020 To the Unknown God
Giulio Redetti
 2019 Forse è solo mal di mare
Calogero (voice)
 2018 Magical Nights
Ennio
 2016 The Ploy
Vescovo
 2010 The American
Father Benedetto
 2008 Un attimo sospesi
Professore
 2006 Mission: Impossible III
Monsignore
 2004 13dici a tavola
Nonno Giulio
 2003 Gli astronomi
 2003 A.A.A. Achille
Dott. Aglieri
 2003 The Accidental Detective
Direttore della Galleria Palatina
 2000 Scarlet Diva
Swiss Journalist
 1999 Dirty Linen
Amedeo
 1998 Alice auf der Flucht (TV Mini Series)
Luigi Mancini
- Teil 3 (1998) ... Luigi Mancini
- Teil 2 (1998) ... Luigi Mancini
- Teil 1 (1998) ... Luigi Mancini
 1997 The Son of Bakunin
Giudice
 1996 Dio vede e provvede (TV Series)
Cardinal / Oreste
- La lucciola (1996) ... Cardinal / Oreste
 1996 The Stendhal Syndrome
Dr. Cavanna
 1995 Vacanze di Natale '95
Paolone
 1995 La piovra (TV Series)
Edoardo Corinto
- Episode #7.6 (1995) ... Edoardo Corinto
- Episode #7.5 (1995) ... Edoardo Corinto
- Episode #7.4 (1995) ... Edoardo Corinto
- Episode #7.3 (1995) ... Edoardo Corinto
- Episode #7.2 (1995) ... Edoardo Corinto
 1995 Vite a termine (TV Movie)
Antonio
 1994 Nemici intimi (TV Movie)
Chief Doctor
 1994 Once a Year, Every Year
Romano
 1994 Charlemagne (TV Mini Series)
Vitale
- L'empereur (1994) ... Vitale
- Le roi (1994) ... Vitale
 1994 The Teddy Bear
Novacek
 1993 Corpi Speciali (TV Movie)
 1993 Abraham (TV Mini Series)
Mekhizedek
- Part 1 (1993) ... Mekhizedek
- Part 2 (1993) ... Mekhizedek
 1993 Mille bolle blu
Mario Gora
 1992 Ciao, Professore!
Ludovico Mazzullo
 1992 Klon
Prof. Zigote
 1992 Il segno del comando (TV Movie)
Bonsanti
 1992 Touch and Die (TV Movie)
Morelli
 1991 Johnny Stecchino
D'Agata
 1991 Night on Earth
Priest (segment "Rome")
 1991 Le gorille (TV Series)
Marcus
- Le Gorille et l'Amazone (1991) ... Marcus
 1990 Eleonora Pimentel: The Jacobean Marquise (TV Movie)
The Judge
 1990 Only One Survived (TV Movie)
Andrade
 1990 Le roi de Patagonie (TV Mini Series)
Planchu
- Episode #1.4 (1990) ... Planchu
- Episode #1.3 (1990) ... Planchu
- Episode #1.2 (1990) ... Planchu
- Episode #1.1 (1990) ... Planchu
 1990 Flight from Paradise
Eliah
 1989 La moglie ingenua e il marito malato (TV Movie)
Carl Rune
 1989 Oggi ho vinto anch'io (TV Movie)
Guido Sormani
 1989 The Betrothed (TV Mini Series)
Padre di Gertrude
- Episode #1.3 (1989)
- Episode #1.2 (1989)
- Episode #1.1 (1989) ... Padre di Gertrude
 1989 Francesco
Francesco's Father
 1988 Festa di Capodanno (TV Mini Series)
Roberto
- Episode #1.2 (1988) ... Roberto
- Episode #1.1 (1988) ... Roberto
 1988 Lenin: The Train (TV Movie)
Zinoviev
 1988 Topo Galileo
 1988 Sei delitti per padre Brown (TV Mini Series)
 1987 Rimini Rimini
Carlo Pedercini / Engineer
 1987 Love Sins
Ercole Leoni
 1986 L'ultima mazurka
Lanza
 1986 Un'isola (TV Mini Series)
Guido Leto
- Episode #1.2 (1986) ... Guido Leto
- Episode #1.1 (1986) ... Guido Leto
 1986 Music Hall (TV Movie)
Leviandeur
 1985 La sonata a Kreutzer (TV Movie) (rumored)
 1985 Mamma Ebe
Don Paolo Monti
 1985 Colui che non sta al gioco (TV Movie)
 1984 Nothing Left to Do but Cry
Leonardo da Vinci
 1984 The Naked Sun
Il cameriere
 1984 Progetto Atlantide (TV Movie)
 1984 Henry IV
Belcredi
 1982 Delitti, amore e gelosia
Commissario Dell'Amore
 1982 Cenere per le sorelle Flynn (TV Movie)
James Flynn
 1982 Parole e sangue (TV Mini Series)
Marcucci
- Episode #1.3 (1982) ... Marcucci
- Episode #1.2 (1982) ... Marcucci
- Episode #1.1 (1982) ... Marcucci
 1982 Il diavolo al Pontelungo (TV Mini Series)
 1982 I Remember Nelson (TV Series)
King Ferdinando
- Passion (1982) ... King Ferdinando
- Love (1982) ... King Ferdinando
 1981 Calderon
 1981 Fosca (TV Movie)
Maggiore D'Alessio
 1980 L'ospite inatteso (TV Movie)
Michael Starkwedder
 1980 La donna in bianco (TV Mini Series)
Percival Glyde
- Episode #1.4 (1980) ... Percival Glyde
- Episode #1.3 (1980) ... Percival Glyde
- Episode #1.2 (1980) ... Percival Glyde
- Episode #1.1 (1980) ... Percival Glyde
 1980 The Mystery of Oberwald
Count of Foehn
 1980 The Persian Lamb Coat
Ferdinando
 1980 Le Guignolo
Kamal
 1980 Orient-Express (TV Mini Series)
Georges
- Antonella (1980) ... Georges
 1979 Il momento due (TV Movie)
 1979 Tre ore dopo le nozze (TV Movie)
Dottor Fossile
 1979 Good News
Gualtiero Milano
 1979 Il était un musicien (TV Series)
 1979 Caligula
Chaerea
 1979 Christ Stopped at Eboli
Don Luigi Magalone
 1978 Midnight Express
Rifki
 1978 Madame Bovary (TV Mini Series)
Charles Bovary
- Episode #1.6 (1978) ... Charles Bovary
- Episode #1.5 (1978) ... Charles Bovary
- Episode #1.4 (1978) ... Charles Bovary
- Episode #1.3 (1978) ... Charles Bovary
- Episode #1.2 (1978) ... Charles Bovary
 1978 Nest of Vipers
Paolo Mazzarini
 1977 This Is the Night
Morasan
 1977/III Don Giovanni (TV Movie)
Sganarello
 1976 Al piacere di rivederla
L'Usuraio
 1976 Manon (TV Mini Series)
Lescaut
- Episode #1.2 (1976) ... Lescaut
 1976 Cattivi pensieri
Antonio Marani
 1976 Origins of the Mafia (TV Mini Series)
Vincenzo Biscetta
- Omertà (1976) ... Vincenzo Biscetta
 1976 The Inheritance
Paolo / Teta's husband
 1976 La banca di Monate
Dottor Defendente Massera
 1976 Illustrious Corpses
Dr. Maxia
 1975 Ritratto di donna velata (TV Series)
Un magistrato
- Episode #1.3 (1975) ... Un magistrato
 1975 Au-delà de la peur
Francesco Grimaldi
 1974 Year One
Amendola
 1974 The Murri Affair
Francesco Bonmartini
 1974 Milarepa
Prof. Bennet
 1974 Ho incontrato un'ombra (TV Mini Series)
Gustav Hart
- Episode #1.4 (1974) ... Gustav Hart
 1973 Io e lui
Vladimiro
 1972 Le colonne della società (TV Movie)
Rorlund
 1971 Maddalena
 1971 L'inchiesta (TV Movie)
 1970 Lacrime d'amore
Cormick
 1970 I racconti di Padre Brown (TV Series)
Il commissario capo
- La croce azzurra (1970) ... Il commissario capo
 1970 Lady Barbara
Edward Duke of Statford
 1969 Seven Times Seven (uncredited)
 1967 Il padre di famiglia
Geometra (uncredited)
 1966 The Devil in Love
Inn's customer
 1966 Pleasant Nights
Messenger
 1965 SuperSeven Calling Cairo
Capitano Hume (uncredited)
 1965 Antony and Cleopatra (TV Movie)
Soldato
 1965 La congiuntura
Zenone
 1964 I grandi camaleonti (TV Mini Series)
 1964 Corpse for the Lady
Gedeon
 1963 La maschera e la grazia (TV Movie)
Coro
 1961 Psycosissimo
Student of Physical Anthropology (uncredited)
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Height:

6' 0½" (1.84 m)

Children:

Leone Barilli Bonacelli
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Trivia:

His voice in the role of Chaerea in Caligula (1979) was dubbed in English by Joss Ackland.

Star Sign:

Pisces

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