Simonetta Stefanelli

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Simonetta Stefanelli was born on November 30, 1954 in Rome, Lazio, Italy. She is an actress, known for The Godfather (1972), Young Lucrezia (1974) and The Godfather Saga (1977). She was previously married to Michele Placido. See full bio »

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Known For

The Godfather Apollonia - Sicilian Sequence
Young Lucrezia Lucrezia Borgia
The Godfather Saga Apollonia Vitelli Corleone


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 1992 Close Friends
 1992 Scoop (TV Mini Series)
 1991 A tutte le volanti (TV Movie)
 1988-1989 Non basta una vita (TV Series)
- Episode #1.30 (1989)
- Episode #1.1 (1988) ... Stefania
 1986 Grandi magazzini
Marisa Romano
 1983 Art of Love
Widow Nereus
 1983 Quer pasticciaccio brutto de via Merulana (TV Mini Series)
- Episode #1.4 (1983) ... Assuntina
- Episode #1.2 (1983) ... Assuntina
- Episode #1.1 (1983) ... Assuntina
 1981 The Hawk and the Dove
Rita Alemani
 1981 Three Brothers
Young Donato's Wife
 1977 The Godfather Saga (TV Mini Series)
Apollonia Vitelli Corleone
- Episode #1.3 (1977) ... Apollonia Vitelli Corleone
 1975 Intimate Relations
 1975 Scandal in the Family
 1974 Moses the Lawgiver (TV Mini Series)
- Part VI (1974) ... Cotbi
- Part V (1974) ... Cotbi
- Part IV (1974) ... Cotbi
- Part III (1974) ... Cotbi
- Part II (1974) ... Cotbi
 1974 Young Lucrezia
Lucrezia Borgia
 1974 La profanazione
Sister Angela
 1974 El mejor alcalde, el rey
 1974 Ho incontrato un'ombra (TV Mini Series)
Gal Fabian
- Episode #1.4 (1974) ... Gal Fabian
- Episode #1.3 (1974) ... Gal Fabian
- Episode #1.2 (1974) ... Gal Fabian
 1973 The Big Family
Mrs. Vitale
 1972 The Pisciotta Case
 1972 The Godfather
Apollonia - Sicilian Sequence
 1972 Do Not Commit Adultery
Maria Teresa
 1971 In the Name of the Italian People
'Giugi' Santenocito
 1971 Homo Eroticus
Tano's daughter
 1971 Die Sonne angreifen (TV Movie)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(3/74) Posed for a photo spread in "Playboy" magazine.

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5' 6" (1.68 m)


Michele Placido  (divorced)  (3 children)


Brenno Placido | See more »


D'Epiro, Vasco (grandchild) | See more »

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Personal Quote:

The Mafia has the same fascination as the monarchy. But I am not mafioso. I could never do that. I like to speak too much. I am not discreet. I would die immediately. See more »


Former stepmother of Inigo Placido. See more »

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