Birth Place Matching "Naples, Campania, Italy" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | Rain Man
The second child of an Italian germanist and a Greek painter, Valeria Golino grew up in Naples until her parents parted. After three years in Athens with her mother and another three in Naples with her father, she began to work as a model. She left high school after her first movie and didn't study...
3. Bud Spencer
Actor | Lo chiamavano Trinità...
Bud Spencer, the popular Italian actor who starred in innumerable spaghetti Westerns and action-packed potboilers during the 1960s and 1970s, was born Carlo Pedersoli on October 31, 1929, in Naples. The first Italian to swim the 100-meter freestyle in less than a minute, Spencer competed as a ...
Actor | The Sopranos
Federico Castelluccio is a driven and talented individual maintaining careers, as a professional artist, established actor and director. Born in Naples, Italy, Federico moved with his family to Paterson, New Jersey, in 1968. In 1982 he was awarded a full scholarship to the School of Visual Arts in ...
Actor | Moonstruck
He was honored twice off-Broadway with Distinguished Performance OBIE Award, first in 1960 for "Machinal" and again in 1969 for "Passing Through From Exotic Places." In 1972 he won a Tony Award for Best Featured Actor in a play for "Prisoner on 2nd Avenue." In 1979 he was nominated for Best Actor ...
10. Luisa Ranieri
Actress | Letters to Juliet
Luisa Ranieri was born on December 16, 1973 in Naples, Campania, Italy. She is an actress, known for Letters to Juliet (2010), The Friends at the Margherita Cafe (2009) and Basette (2006). She has been married to Luca Zingaretti since May 23, 2012. They have two children.
Actor | Guardie e ladri
'Antonio Griffo Focas Flavio Angelo Ducas Comneno Porfirogenito Gagliardi De Curtis di Bisanzio' was a descendant of the 'Comneno di Bizanzio' and also one of the most popular Italian film stars in history. His genre was undoubtedly the comedy where he achieved world fame. From 1917 he was an actor...
16. Francesco Rosi
Writer | Cadaveri eccellenti
Francesco Rosi was born on November 15, 1922 in Naples, Campania, Italy. He was a writer and director, known for Illustrious Corpses (1976), La sfida (1958) and Salvatore Giuliano (1962). He was married to Giancarla Mandelli. He died on January 10, 2015 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.
18. George Murcell
Actor | Cutthroat Island
George Murcell was born on October 30, 1925 in Naples, Campania, Italy as Arthur George Hynes Murcell. He was an actor, known for Cutthroat Island (1995), The Possessed (1969) and Supercar (1961). He was married to Elvi Hale and Josephine Tweedy. He died on December 3, 1998 in Isleworth, Middlesex,...
19. Giuliana Rancic
Actress | 4: Rise of the Silver Surfer
Giuliana DePandi was born in Naples, Italy in 1975. Her family moved to the United States, namely Washington D.C., during her childhood. Fluent only in Italian, Giuliana prides herself on the fact that she taught herself English by watching day-time soaps and other television shows.
24. Tony Rosato
Actor | Night Heat
Tony Rosato was born on December 26, 1954 in Naples, Campania, Italy as Antonio Rosato. He was an actor and writer, known for Night Heat (1985), Resident Evil 3: Nemesis (1999) and Seeds of Doubt (1998). He was married to Leah Murray. He died on January 10, 2017 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Director | Gli invisibili
Pasquale Squitieri was born on November 27, 1938 in Naples, Campania, Italy. He was a director and writer, known for Gli invisibili (1988), The Gun (1978) and Savage Breed (1980). He was married to Ottavia Fusco. He died on February 18, 2017 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.
32. Licia Maglietta
Actress | Pane e tulipani
Born in Naples in 1954, Licia Maglietta graduated in Architecture in 1981. Her first role on stage came the following year in 'Tango glaciale' by Mario Martone, the director who would also cast her in her film debut over a decade later: Death of a Neapolitan Mathematician (1992). The two worked ...
36. Pupella Maggio
Actress | Amarcord
Pupella Maggio was born on April 24, 1910 in Naples, Campania, Italy as Giustina Maggio. She was an actress, known for Amarcord (1973), Cinema Paradiso (1988) and Be Sick... It's Free (1968). She was married to Luigi Dell'Isola. She died on December 8, 1999 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.
37. Carlo Giuffrè
Carlo Giuffrè, a name which has become inseparable from three others, Aldo Giuffrè, Naples and Eduardo De Filippo. Younger brother of Aldo Giuffrè, he has had, like him, a very long and fruitful career, in the theater, in the movies and on TV, both as good-looking manly protagonists or -and mainly ...
41. Enzo Petito
Actor | Il buono, il brutto, il cattivo
Enzo Petito was born on July 24, 1897 in Naples, Campania, Italy as Vincenzo Squatriti. He was an actor, known for The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966), La cuccagna (1962) and Ci sposeremo a Capri (1956). He died on July 17, 1967 in Rome, Italy.
Actor | Luci del varietà
Born in Naples in 1903, Peppino De Filippo debuted at the age of 6 in Scarpetta's 'Miseria e Nobilta' in Rome. He studied the piano and went away to college for two years. During WWI, back in Naples, he joined Scarpetta's company 'Molinari', and it was here that he met Totò. At 22, he joined the ...
Actor | In Search of the Castaways
Antonio Cifariello was born on May 19, 1930 in Naples, Campania, Italy. He was an actor, known for In Search of the Castaways (1962), Le ragazze di San Frediano (1955) and Le avventure di Nicola Nickleby (1958). He was married to Patrizia Della Rovere. He died on December 12, 1968 in Lusaka, Zambia.
46. Enrico Caruso
Soundtrack | Match Point
Enrico Caruso (b. Errico Caruso) was born on February 25, 1873, in Naples, Italy. He was the third of seven children to a poor alcoholic father. He received little primary education and briefly studied music with conductor Vicenzo Lombardini. His early income was from singing serenades.
Caruso made ...
Writer | Napoli milionaria
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 ...
50. Franco Ressel
Actor | Continuavano a chiamarlo Trinità
Franco Ressel was born on February 8, 1925 in Naples, Campania, Italy as Domenico Orabona. He was an actor, known for Trinity Is Still My Name (1971), Erik the Conqueror (1961) and Blood and Black Lace (1964). He died on April 30, 1985 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.