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Eduardo De Filippo (1900–1984)


Coming from a show-business family (his father Eduardo Scarpetta was a famous stage actor), Eduardo de Filippo made his stage debut at age 5 playing the role of "Peppiniello" in his father's comedy "Miseria e Nobiltà". At 32 he formed his own stage company with his brother Peppino de Filippo and sister Tina de Filippo, and the three began making ... See full bio »

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(age 84) in Rome, Lazio, Italy

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 2020 Natale in casa Cupiello (TV Movie) (play)
 2016 La stoffa dei sogni (play "L'arte della commedia")
 2015 Teatral (TV Series documentary) (play 'L'arte della commedia' - 1 episode)
- L'art de la comèdia (2015) ... (play 'L'arte della commedia')
 2014 Le voci di dentro (TV Movie) (play)
 2012 Sabato, domenica e lunedì (TV Movie) (play)
 2011 Questi fantasmi (TV Movie) (play)
 2011 Napoli milionaria (TV Movie)
 2010 Filumena Marturano (TV Movie) (play)
 2010 La grande magie (TV Movie) (play "La grande magia")
 2004 Sabato, domenica e lunedì (TV Movie) (play)
  Television Theater (TV Series) (author - 1 episode, 1999) (play - 1 episode, 1996)
- Wielka magia (1999) ... (author)
- Filomena Marturano (1996) ... (play)
 1998 Saturday, Sunday and Monday (TV Movie) (play)
 1997 The Mayor (play)
 1996 Filomena Marturano (TV Movie) (play)
 1995 Filumena Marturano (TV Movie) (play)
 1994 Filumena Marturano (TV Movie) (play)
 1992 Nápoles Milionária (TV Movie) (play)
 1989 A nagy varázslat (TV Movie) (play)
 1987 Filomena Marturano (TV Series) (play)
 1986 Samedi, dimanche, lundi (TV Movie) (play)
 1981 Il berretto a sonagli (TV Movie) (dialogue & adaption)
 1979 Filumena (TV Movie)
 1978 Le voci di dentro (TV Movie) (play)
 1978 Quei figuri di tanti anni fa (TV Movie) (play) / (screenplay)
 1978 Gennareniello (TV Movie) (play)
 1978 Il cilindro (TV Movie)
 1976-1978 Au théâtre ce soir (TV Series) (play - 2 episodes)
- Le bon numéro (1978) ... (play)
- Sacrés fantômes (1976) ... (play)
 1978 Saturday Sunday Monday (TV Movie) (play)
 1977 Napoli milionaria (TV Movie) (libretto) / (play)
 1977 Natale in casa Cupiello (TV Movie)
 1977 Zaterdag, zondag, maandag (TV Movie) (play)
 1976 Os Fantasmas (TV Movie) (play)
 1976 Gli esami non finiscono mai (TV Movie) (writer)
 1976 L'arte della commedia (TV Movie) (play and screenplay)
 1976 De Pretore Vincenzo (TV Movie) (play)
 1975 Uomo e galantuomo (TV Movie) (play)
 1974 Der Zylinder (TV Movie) (writer)
 1973 Chelovek i dzhentlmen (TV Movie) (play)
 1970 Madame Filoumé (TV Movie) (play)
 1967 Ghosts, Italian Style (play "Questi Fantasmi")
 1967 Neapolitanische Hochzeit (TV Movie) (play "Philomena Marturano")
 1966 Sacrés fantômes (TV Movie) (play)
 1966 Shoot Loud, Louder... I Don't Understand (play "Le Voci di Dentro") / (screenplay)
 1965 Oggi, domani, dopodomani (screenplay - segment "L'ora di punta") / (story "Pericolosamente" - segment "L'ora di punta")
 1965 Spectacle d'un soir (TV Series) (play - 1 episode)
- Sacrés fantômes (1965) ... (play)
 1964 Marriage Italian Style (play "Filumena Marturano")
 1964 Samstag, Sonntag, Montag (TV Movie) (novel)
 1964 Il sindaco del Rione Sanità (TV Movie) (play)
 1964 Non ti pago (TV Movie)
 1964 Bene mio core mio (TV Movie) (play and screenplay)
 1964 L'abito nuovo (TV Movie) (play)
 1964 La paura numero uno (TV Movie) (play)
 1963 Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow (screenplay - segment "Adelina") / (story - segment "Adelina")
  Grande Teatro Tupi (TV Series) (1 episode, 1956) (play - 1 episode, 1963)
- Fiomena Marturana (1963) ... (play)
 1963 Sabato, domenica e lunedì (TV Movie) (play) / (screenplay)
 1963 Peppino Girella (TV Mini-Series) (writer - 6 episodes)
- Episode #1.6 (1963) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.5 (1963) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.4 (1963) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.3 (1963) ... (writer)
- Episode #1.2 (1963) ... (writer)
 1962 Questi fantasmi (TV Movie) (play) / (screenplay)
 1962 Natale in casa Cupiello (TV Movie)
 1962 Ditegli sempre di si (TV Movie)
 1961 Die inneren Stimmen (TV Movie)
 1960 Philomena Marturano (TV Movie)
 1958 Fortunella (writer - uncredited)
 1954 These Phantoms (play) / (screenplay)
 1954 Frisky (screenplay)
 1954 The Anatomy of Love (segment "Don Corradino")
 1954 100 Years of Love (screenplay - uncredited)
 1953 Neapolitans in Milan (writer)
 1951 Porca miseria (story)
 1951 Filumena Marturano (play) / (screenplay)
 1950 Side Street Story (play "Napoli Millonaria") / (screenplay & dialogue)
 1950 Filomena Marturano (play)
 1948 Scarred (screenplay and dialogue)
 1943 Ti conosco, mascherina! (adaptation)
 1943 I Do Not Move (screenplay and dialogue)
 1942 Non ti pago! (play)
 1939 In the Country Fell a Star (screenplay)
 1939 Il marchese di Ruvolito (screenplay)
 1938 L'amor mio non muore! (screenplay)
 1935 Quei due (screenplay - uncredited) / (story)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

His play, "Saturday Sunday Monday", was performed in the National Theatre production at the Old Vic Theatre in London, England with Laurence Olivier, Frank Finlay, Joan Plowright and Denis Quilley in the cast. Franco Zeffirelli was the director. See more »

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Alternate Names:

De Filippo Eduardo | Eduardo
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Trivia:

Member of the Italian Parliament from 1981 until his death. See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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