Birth Place Matching "Genoa, Italy" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Producer | Seline
Luciano Silighini Garagnani born in Genoa on 02/23/1976. He began working in Milan and Rome in 1993 as casting director, production organizer and artistic director for several television productions and fiction Mediaset and RAI. He became a membership of the "Italian Casting Union" and manages the ...
Actor | Sleepers
Vittorio Gassman studied theatre in his youth and was quite a good basketball player. He debuted on stage in 1943 and soon felt home in all classical theatre works. Since 1946 he also worked at the movies and his first big role there was the criminal in Bitter Rice (1949). This fixed him to his ...
Writer | Antropophagus
Born Luigi Montefiori in 1942 near Genoa, Italy, the future actor provided artwork for various advertising agencies in Genoa before moving to Rome in 1966. Though he intended to further his art career, he became involved with a crowd of film people who urged him to put his good looks to advantage ...
Actress | La mandragola
Rosanna Schiaffino was born on November 25, 1939 in Genoa, Liguria, Italy as Rosa Anna Schiaffino. She was an actress, known for La mandragola (1965), Blood on His Sword (1961) and The Big Night (1959). She was married to Giorgio Enrico Falck and Alfredo Bini. She died on October 17, 2009 in Milan,...
Actress | Le foto di Gioia
In her native town, Genova, she attended the Foreign Languages High School. But as early as at the age of 15 she started winning Beauty Contests: first Miss Seaside, then Miss Liguria. In 1986 Sabrina starts her career as a show-girl, in the TV program "Premiatissima" with Johnny Dorelli. Later on ...
6. Pietro Germi
Writer | Un maledetto imbroglio
Pietro Germi was born on September 14, 1914 in Genoa, Liguria, Italy. He was a writer and director, known for The Facts of Murder (1959), Il ferroviere (1956) and Divorce Italian Style (1961). He was married to Olga D'Aiello and Anna Bancio. He died on December 5, 1974 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.
Actress | L'occhio selvaggio
Stunning Italian actress Delia Boccardo was an eye-catching beauty who posed in over sixty international films. Born in Genoa, Italy in 1948, she made her debut in a 'spaghetti western' at age 18 and went on to routinely provide diverting and seductive decoration in numerous tales of intrigue and ...
Actress | Estate violenta
She never found the international cross-over fame destined for Sophia Loren and Gina Lollobrigida, and most American audiences would not recognize her name, but voluptuous, visually stunning Eleonora Rossi Drago certainly made male hearts pulsate in Europe with her scores of princesses and ...
11. Paolo Villaggio
Actor | Fracchia la belva umana
Very popular actor and writer in Italy. He worked in over 80 movies and TV series. Known especially for portraing the character of "Fantozzi" on several movies. Paolo Villaggio was born on December 30, 1932 in Genoa, Liguria, Italy. He was known for Fantozzi (1975) (aka Fantozzi), Il secondo ...
12. Carmen Russo
Actress | Io Jane, tu Tarzan
Carmen Russo was born on October 3, 1959 in Genoa, Liguria, Italy as Carmela Russo. She is an actress, known for Io Jane, tu Tarzan (1989), The Porno Killers (1980) and Buona come il pane (1982). She has been married to Enzo Paolo Turchi since June 26, 1987. They have one child.
13. Maria Pia Conte
Actress | The Arena
Born Maria Pia Vaccarezza in Genoa, the daughter of a carpenter, Conte spent her youth in Sestri Levante before moving to Genoa to study classical ballet. After a few experiences as a child actress, she was first noted as a fotoromanzi model, then she decided to pursue an acting career and enrolled...
Writer | Sacco e Vanzetti
Born in 1930 in Genoa. Still a young student in 1950 when director Carlo Lizzani gave him a role in the film Achtung Banditi!. Following this experience he traveled to Rome where, after acting in film and theatre, he became the Assistant Director of Lizzani, Gillo Pontecorvo, Sergio Leone, ...
17. Duccio Tessari
Writer | Il ritorno di Ringo
Duccio Tessari was born on October 11, 1926 in Genoa, Liguria, Italy as Amadeo Tessari. He was a writer and director, known for The Return of Ringo (1965), My Son, the Hero (1962) and Una voglia da morire (1965). He was married to Lorella De Luca and Laura Viola. He died on September 6, 1994 in ...
Actor | La grande bellezza
Massimo Popolizio was born on July 4, 1961 in Genoa, Liguria, Italy. He is known for his work on The Great Beauty (2013), Il divo - La spettacolare vita di Giulio Andreotti (2008) and Elective Affinities (1996).
24. Edda Dell'Orso
Soundtrack | Django Unchained
Since the mid-1960s, Edda Dell'Orso has provided haunting wordless vocals to a large number of film scores by Ennio Morricone and other prominent, mostly Italian composers of those times; Piero Piccioni, Bruno Nicolai, Roberto Pregadio and Luis Bacalov.
But her name is synonymous with Morricone and ...
26. Claudio Gora
Director | Febbre di vivere
Claudio Gora was born on July 27, 1913 in Genoa, Liguria, Italy as Emilio Giordana. He was an actor and director, known for Febbre di vivere (1953), The Facts of Murder (1959) and Tormento d'amore (1956). He was married to Marina Berti. He died on March 13, 1998 in Rocca Priora, Lazio, Italy.
Composer | Continente perduto
He graduated in violin and composition at the Giuseppe Verdi Conservatory in Milan (Italy), Lavagnino deserves a special place in film music for his contribution to documentaries. He gave reportages a new dimension; he did not elaborate folkloristic themes, neither he passively adapts the ...
30. Niccolò Paganini
Soundtrack | Rear Window
Paganini's musical talent was recognized at an early age, and his ambitious father drove him hard to succeed, even withholding food if his son did not perform to his satisfaction on the violin. Escaping his father's domineering influence in his late teens by fleeing to Lucca, Paganini came to the ...
32. Alberto Lupo
Actor | Leone di Tebe
Alberto Lupo was born on December 19, 1924 in Genoa, Italy as Alberto Zoboli. He was an actor, known for The Lion of Thebes (1964), The Giant of Marathon (1959) and The Agony and the Ecstasy (1965). He was married to Lyla Rocco. He died on August 13, 1984 in San Felice Circeo, Italy.
36. Lyda Borelli
Actress | Malombra
Lyda Borelli was born on March 22, 1884 in Rivarolo Ligure, Genoa, Liguria, Italy. She was an actress, known for Malombra (1917), Madame Tallien (1916) and Satan's Rhapsody (1917). She was married to Vittorio Cini di Monselice. She died on June 1, 1959 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.
38. Ugo Fangareggi
Actor | Ho un buco giovedì
Ugo Fangareggi was born on January 30, 1938 in Genoa, Liguria, Italy. He was an actor and writer, known for Ho un buco giovedì (2013), The Cat o' Nine Tails (1971) and Remo e Romolo (Storia di due figli di una lupa) (1976). He was married to Antonietta Ermini. He died on October 20, 2017 in ...
Actor | Il figlio del corsaro rosso
Vittorio Sanipoli was born on October 27, 1915 in Quinto al Mare, Genoa, Liguria, Italy as Luciano Sanipoli. He is known for his work on Il figlio del corsaro rosso (1943), The Organizer (1963) and Tough Guys (1974). He died on July 25, 1992 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.
42. Tullio Solenghi
Actor | I promessi sposi
Tullio Solenghi was born on March 21, 1948 in Genoa, Liguria, Italy. He is an actor and director, known for I promessi sposi (1990), Il Trio: Allacciare Le Cinture Di Sicurezza (1990) and La rossa del Roxy Bar (1995). He is married to Laura Fiandra. They have two children.
43. Beppe Grillo
Actor | Cercasi Gesù
Beppe Grillo was born on July 21, 1948 in Genoa, Liguria, Italy as Giuseppe Piero Grillo. He is an actor and director, known for Cercasi Gesù (1982), Topo Galileo (1988) and Beppe Grillo: Reset (2007). He is married to Parvin Tadjk. They have two children. He was previously married to Sonia ...
45. Mario Amendola
Writer | Il ladro di Damasco
Mario Amendola was born on December 8, 1910 in Genoa, Liguria, Italy. He was a writer and director, known for Sword of Damascus (1964), Chi trova un amico trova un tesoro (1981) and La banda del buco (1960). He died on December 22, 1993 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.
48. Renzo Marignano
Assistant Director | Io sto con gli ippopotami
Renzo Marignano was born on March 26, 1923 in Genoa, Liguria, Italy. He was an actor and assistant director, known for I'm for the Hippopotamus (1979), Brancaleone alle Crociate (1970) and The Girl with a Pistol (1968). He died on November 25, 1987 in Genoa.