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Franco Fabrizi (Cortemaggiore, 15 February 1926 - Cortemaggiore, 18 October 1995) was an Italian actor.

Son of a barber and a cinema cashier, was a soap opera photo actor, for example, the fotoromanzo Arizona Kid, in the newspaper Avventuroso Film. When he was 24 years old, with a few experience in cinema, has got a small important roll in Chronicle of a Love (Cronaca di un amore) (1950), Michelangelo Antonioni's long film debut.

Federico Fellini offers him the starring role in I vitelloni. In Italy, he was considerated the Cary Grant all'italiana.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Franco Fabrizi (Cortemaggiore, 15 February 1926 - Cortemaggiore, 18 October 1995) was an Italian actor.

Son of a barber and a cinema cashier, was a soap opera photo actor, for example, the fotoromanzo Arizona Kid, in the newspaper Avventuroso Film. When he was 24 years old, with a few experience in cinema, has got a small important roll in Chronicle of a Love (Cronaca di un amore) (1950), Michelangelo Antonioni's long film debut.

Federico Fellini offers him the starring role in I vitelloni. In Italy, he was considerated the Cary Grant all'italiana.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 87

Birthday 1926-02-15

Day of Death 1995-10-18

Place of Birth Cortemaggiore - Piacenza - Emilia-Romagna - Italy

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

1992 Ricky & Barabba as Ing. Salvetti
1988 The Little Devil as Prete
1986 Department Store as Ingegner Zambuti
1986 Carefree Giovanni
1986 Ginger and Fred as le présentateur TV
1984 Uno scandalo perbene as Count Guarienti
1984 Aurora
1984 Mi faccia causa as chirurgo interista
1983 Fellini nel cestino as Sé stesso
1981 Habibi, amor mío
1980 Action as The Producer
1979 From Hell to Victory as Captain Vanderkreut
1977 Stato interessante
1975 The Flower in His Mouth as Dottore Sanguedolce
1975 Act of Aggression as Sauguet
1975 Late Night Trains as The Voyeur on the Train
1975 Killer Cop as Luigi Balsamo
1974 Il generale dorme in piedi as Col. Beltrami
1974 What Have They Done to Your Daughters? as Bruno Paglia (photographer)
1974 Permettete signora che ami vostra figlia? as Franco De Rosa
1974 Don't Touch the White Woman!
1973 La signora è stata violentata as fotografo
1973 Società a responsabilità molto limitata as Don Celestino
1973 Cake in the Sky as Presentatore
1972 The Italian Connection as Moroni
1972 Shadows Unseen as Commissioner Resta
1972 La polizia ringrazia as Bettarini
1971 Roma bene as Nino Rappi
1971 Il provinciale
1971 Stanza 17-17 palazzo delle tasse, ufficio imposte as principe Gondrano Pantegani del Cacco
1971 Death in Venice as Barber
1970 The One Man Band as le fiancé de Françoise (as Franco Fabrizzi)
1969 The Degenerates as Ascilto
1968 Sissignore as Chauffeur
1968 Madigan's Millions as Caronda
1968 The Little Bather as Marcello Cacciaperotti
1968 Anyone Can Play as Luisa's lover
1967 Bang Bang
1966 Che notte, ragazzi! as D. Luis
1966 El misterioso señor Van Eyck
1966 A Matter of Honor as Egidio Porcu
1966 The Birds, the Bees and the Italians as Lino Benedetti
1965 I Knew Her Well as Paganelli
1965 Complexes as Francesco Martello (III)
1965 The Doll that Took the Town as Aldo
1963 The Commandant as Sandrelli
1963 Casablanca, Nest of Spies as Barón Max von Stauffen
1963 Scarlet Eye as Manuel Da Costa
1963 The Shortest Day as ferito con la borsa del ghiaccio
1963 La donna degli altri è sempre più bella as Paolo (segment "Bagnino lover")
1962 Copacabana Palace
1961 A Difficult Life as Franco Simonini
1961 Duel of Champions as Curazio
1961 Three Faces of Sin as Philippe Guerbois
1961 The Wastrel
1960 Run with the Devil
1959 The Facts of Murder as Franco Fabrizi
1959 The Black Chapel as Graf Emanuele Rossi
1959 The Moralist as Giovanni
1959 Wildcats on the Beach as Nicola
1959 The Nights of Lucretia Borgia as Cesare Borgia
1958 Love on the Riviera as Sandro Morandi
1958 Mogli pericolose as Bruno
1958 Le dritte
1958 Adorabili e bugiarde as Geronti
1958 Addio per sempre as Armando
1958 È arrivata la parigina
1957 Anyone Can Kill Me
1957 Nights of Cabiria as Giorgio (uncredited)
1957 No Sun in Venice as Busetti
1956 The Rocket from Calabuch as Langosta
1956 Una pelliccia di visone
1955 Racconti Romani as Alvaro Latini
1955 Le Amiche as Cesare Pedoni, the architect
1955 Il Bidone as Roberto
1954 Camilla as Gianni
1954 Woman of Rome as Gino
1954 In the Eddy of Sin as Filippo
1954 La schiava del peccato as Carlo
1954 Torna as Giacomo Marini
1954 Addio, mia bella signora! as Marco
1954 Siluri umani as Antonio
1953 Vortice as Viaggiani
1953 I Vitelloni as Fausto Moretti
1952 Heroic Charge as Captain Franchi
1952 The Mistress of Treves
1950 Story of a Love Affair as Fashion show presentator

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