Birth Place Matching "Milan, Lombardy, Italy" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | Van Helsing
Silvia Colloca was born on July 23, 1977 in Milan, Lombardy, Italy. She is an actress and writer, known for Van Helsing (2004), Vampire Killers (2009) and Virgin Territory (2007). She has been married to Richard Roxburgh since September 25, 2004. They have three children.
Actress | The Player
Greta Scacchi was born in Milan, Italy, to Pamela Carsaniga, an English dancer and antiques dealer, and Luca Scacchi, an Italian art dealer and painter. She grew up in Milan and Sussex, England. In 1975, her mother and second husband moved to Australia, where, after she left school, Greta worked as...
3. Tinto Brass
Director | La vacanza
Giovanni Brass was born on 26 March 1933 into the family of a famous artist, Italico Brass, who was his grandfather. Italico gave his grandson a nickname "Tintoretto," which Giovanni later adapted into his cinematic name, Tinto Brass.
Tinto inherited his grandfather's artistic skills, but he applied...
Born in Milan in 1933, Gian Maria Volontè studied in Rome at the National Dramatic Arts Academy, where he obtained his degree in 1957. He began working in theatre and television, where he was soon noticed as one of the most promising actors of his generation. After several supporting appearances in ...
Mariangela Melato was born on September 19, 1941 in Milan, Lombardy, Italy. She was an actress and writer, known for Travolti da un insolito destino nell'azzurro mare d'agosto (1974), Flash Gordon (1980) and Todo modo (1976). She died on January 11, 2013 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.
Director | Le notti bianche
Luchino Visconti was born on November 2, 1906 in Milan, Lombardy, Italy as Luchino Visconti di Modrone. He was a director and writer, known for Le Notti Bianche (1957), Rocco and His Brothers (1960) and Death in Venice (1971). He died on March 17, 1976 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.
Actress | La nuit américaine
Valentina Cortese was born in Milan, Lombardy, Italy, in 1923. She made her movie debut in 1940 and played many "ingenue" parts in Italian films of that period, before making a real sensation in Caccia all'uomo (1948) and Tempesta su Parigi (1948), playing both female leads, Fantine and Cosette (...
Soundtrack | Yuppi du
Adriano Celentano is probably one of the most important singers of Italian pop music, but has also been a creator of a comic genre in the movies, with his characteristic walking and his facial expressions. For the most part, his films were commercially successful, in fact in the 70s and part of the...
10. Michele Soavi
Director | Deliria
Born in Milan, Italy in 1957, Michele Soavi's parents separated when he was little and he lived with his mother who remarried a painter. Interested in his stepfather's interest in painting, Soavi began an interest in creative arts in his school. During his teenage years, he decided that the cinema ...
Writer | ReCuiem
Valentina Carnelutti began her acting career on stage as a young girl in Italy and has worked both in theatre and on film with directors such as Marco Tullio, Giordana (The Best of Youth), Theo Angelopoulos (The Dust of Time), Paolo Virzì (A Whole Life Ahead and La Pazza Gioia), Citto Maselli (Le ...
12. Nino Rota
Composer | The Godfather
Born in Milan in 1911 into a family of musicians, Nino Rota was first a student of Orefice and Pizzetti. Then, still a child, he moved to Rome where he completed his studies at the Conservatory of Santa Cecilia in 1929 with Alfredo Casella. In the meantime, he had become an 'enfant prodige', famous...
13. Paolo Seganti
Actor | L.A. Confidential
Born in Milan, Italy, Paolo Seganti used the boxing ring as a surrogate stage, winning the Italian Amateur Championship within six months and continuing fighting and acting (theatre) on and off for 5 years. But it was his look that was immediately in demand by photographer/filmmakers such as ...
Actor | Mediterraneo
He was born in Milan in 1955. His mother, Rosa, was from Como (a city in Northern Italy), and his father, Matteo, was from Puglia (the "heel" of the Italian peninsula). He grew up in a suburbia quarter of Milan. His mother worked as a wardrobe maid at the "Derby", a well-known theater where lots of...
17. Stefano Dammicco
Producer | The Lazarus Child
Stefano Dammicco was the founder in 1986 of Eagle Pictures Spa and, consequently, owner and CEO until 2007. Eagle has been, under his control, the most important fully-integrated distribution company in Italy, with a market share more important of some of the studios operational companies in the ...
18. Marco Ferreri
Writer | Storie di ordinaria follia
Marco Ferreri was born on May 11, 1928 in Milan, Lombardy, Italy. He was a writer and director, known for Storie di ordinaria follia (1981), Dillinger Is Dead (1969) and L'udienza (1972). He was married to Jacqueline Ferreri. He died on May 9, 1997 in Paris, France.
21. Isa Miranda
Actress | The Shoes of the Fisherman
Isa Miranda was one of the most significant actresses in Europe from the 1930s-'50s. Her remarkable talent expressed itself both in cinema and theater. She reached international popularity in the 1930s, especially in France, Germany and Austria, and became the only international movie star produced...
22. Dino Risi
Director | Il sorpasso
Dino Risi became a movie director by chance. In 1940 he met Alberto Lattuada at a friend's boutique. Lattuada told him they needed an assistant director for the movie Piccolo mondo antico (1941). Risi accepted just for fun, not for work. Later, he became a psychiatrist and wrote some articles for a...
Director | Anonimo veneziano
Enrico Maria Salerno was born on September 18, 1926 in Milan, Lombardy, Italy. He was an actor and director, known for The Anonymous Venetian (1970), Le stagioni del nostro amore (1966) and It Happened in '43 (1960). He died on February 28, 1994 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.
25. Chiara Iezzi
Actress | The Broken Key
Chiara Teresa iezzi Cohen is an actress. She became popular after playing the role of the villain Victoria Williams in the "Alex&Co tv series produced by Disney Channel (2015/16), as well as The Broken Key(2017), and Il ragazzo della Giudecca with Giancarlo Giannini (2015). Cohen was born in Milan,...
26. Nicola Pecorini
Cinematographer | The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus
Nicola Pecorini was born on August 10, 1957 in Milan, Lombardy, Italy. He is known for his work on The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (2009), Tideland (2005) and Ra.One (2011). He is married to Caroline Goodall. They have two children.
30. Mara New
Actress | Doradus
Also known as Mara Beltrami-New
Born in Milan, Italy and hailing from the Beltrami House of Fashion that was launched in the early 1900's, Mara's family began as tailors and shoemakers and evolved into clothing designers and manufacturers in the early 1920's. To day the House of Beltrami is still ...
Actor | Salò o le 120 giornate di Sodoma
Umberto Paolo Quintavalle was born on November 1, 1926 in Milan, Lombardy, Italy as Uberto Paolo Quintavalle. He was an actor, known for Salò, or the 120 Days of Sodom (1975). He was married to Josephine Quintavalle. He died on November 3, 1997 in New York City, New York, USA.
32. Cristina Scabbia
Soundtrack | Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines
Cristina Scabbia was born on June 6, 1972 in Milan, Lombardy, Italy as Cristina Adriana Chiara Scabbia. She is an actress, known for Vampire: The Masquerade - Bloodlines (2004), Passione sinistra (2013) and Come un morto ad Acapulco (2014).
35. Gabriele Lavia
Actor | Il principe di Homburg
Gabriele Lavia is one of the most important figures on the Italian stage scene. He devoted his work also to cinema, creating characters for some famous Italian horror movies like David Hemmings friend in "Profondo Rosso", the journalist of "Zeder". He also directed some movies like "Scandalosa ...
Actor | Un eroe borghese
Fabrizio Bentivoglio was born on January 4, 1957 in Milan, Lombardy, Italy. He is an actor and writer, known for Un eroe borghese (1995), Il capitale umano (2013) and Turné (1990). He has been married to Silvia Pippia since May 19, 2012. They have two children.
40. Adriana Asti
Actress | Le fantôme de la liberté
Adriana Asti was born on April 30, 1931 in Milan, Lombardy, Italy. She is known for her work on The Phantom of Liberty (1974), Pasolini (2014) and Caligula (1979). She has been married to Giorgio Ferrara since December 22, 1980. She was previously married to Bernardo Bertolucci.
43. Gabriele Fabbro
Director | Can't Take My Eyes Off You
Gabriele Fabbro was born on January 21, 1996 in Milan, Italy. He's a young film director currently studying filmmaking at the New York Film Academy (Los Angeles). Since 2011, he has directed, written and produced over 20 productions including short films, documentaries, music videos and commercials...
44. Alberto Lattuada
Writer | Guendalina
Alberto Lattuada was born on November 13, 1914 in Milan, Lombardy, Italy. He was a writer and director, known for Guendalina (1957), Flesh Will Surrender (1947) and Tempest (1958). He was married to Carla Del Poggio. He died on July 3, 2005 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.
46. Ines Pellegrini
Actress | Salò o le 120 giornate di Sodoma
Ines Pellegrini is born in Massaua, Eritrea from Italian father and Eritrean mother. At the age of eight, she moved from Massaua to Asmara where she lived for ten years before moving to Rome, Italy. Then she began to work in minor movie roles until she met the Italian writer and director Pier Paolo...
48. Ricky Tognazzi
Director | Ultrà
Ricky Tognazzi was born on May 1, 1955 in Milan, Lombardy, Italy as Riccardo Tognazzi. He is an actor and director, known for Ultrà (1991), Canone inverso - Making Love (2000) and La scorta (1993). He has been married to Simona Izzo since June 1995. He was previously married to Flavia Toso.
Writer | Cosa avete fatto a Solange?
Massimo Dallamano was born on April 17, 1917 in Milan, Lombardy, Italy. He was a cinematographer and writer, known for What Have You Done to Solange? (1972), Tierra mágica (1959) and A Fistful of Dollars (1964). He died on November 14, 1976 in Rome, Lazio, Italy.
50. Johnny Dorelli
Actor | State buoni se potete
Very talented Italian actor, his career has been characterized by his calm and clever style. Also a famous composer and singer, his most important sucesses were "Aggiungi un posto a tavola" and "Lettera a Pinocchio", but he demonstrates his acting talent especially in the theater in many Italian ...