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Franco Citti (born 23 April 1938 in Rome) is an Italian actor. He came to fame at the age of 26, playing the title role in Pier Paolo Pasolini's film Accattone. In 1967 he appeared in the title role in Pasolini's version of Oedipus Rex.

He is perhaps best-known to non-Italian audienes as Calo in The Godfather I and III and uttering the line 'In Sicily, women are more dangerous than shotguns'.

Description above from the Wikipedia article  Franco Citti , licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.  

Franco Citti (born 23 April 1938 in Rome) is an Italian actor. He came to fame at the age of 26, playing the title role in Pier Paolo Pasolini's film Accattone. In 1967 he appeared in the title role in Pasolini's version of Oedipus Rex.

He is perhaps best-known to non-Italian audienes as Calo in The Godfather I and III and uttering the line 'In Sicily, women are more dangerous than shotguns'.

Description above from the Wikipedia article  Franco Citti , licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 43

Birthday 1935-04-23

Day of Death 2016-01-14

Place of Birth Roma, Lazio, Italia

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2005 Così venne ucciso Pasolini as Himself
1997 Cartoni Animati as Peppe
1994 Power and Lovers as Michele
1990 The Godfather: Part III as Calo
1990 Scandal in Black as Projectionist
1990 Il segreto as Franco
1989 I promessi sposi (5 episodes) as Grignapoco
1989 Rosso di sera as Capace
1986 The Malady of Love as Cigal
1985 Sogni e bisogni as Sam
1984 The Martyrdom of St. Sebastian
1983 The Black Stallion Returns as Foreign Legion Officer
1981 Il minestrone as Francesco
1980 Fatal Fix as Alfredo "Sceriffo" as Alfredo
1980 Ciao marziano as Er Cinese
1979 La Luna as Avventore nel bar
1978 Yerma as Juan
1977 Destruction Force as Antonio Lanza
1977 Watch Me When I Kill as Pasquale Ferrante
1976 Rome, the other face of violence as Berte
1976 One Way or Another as Autista di M.
1976 Live Like a Cop, Die Like a Man as Ruggero Rujinski
1976 Chi dice donna, dice donna as Benito
1974 Arabian Nights as The Demon
1973 Storia de fratelli e de cortelli as Artemio
1973 Ingrid on the Road as Renato
1972 The Canterbury Tales as Devil
1972 Roma as Man at Restaurant (uncredited)
1972 The Godfather as Calo
1971 First Surrender
1971 The Decameron as Ciappelletto
1970 Ostia as Rabbino
1969 Pigsty as Cannibale (1er épisode)
1969 Gangster's Law as Bruno Esposito
1969 Il Magnaccio
1968 Kill Them All and Come Back Alone as Hoagy
1968 Black Jesus as Oreste
1967 Oedipus Rex as Edipo (Oedipus)
1967 Kill and Pray as Burt
1963 Chicken Feed for Little Birds as Renato
1962 Mamma Roma as Romolo
1962 Violent Life as Tommaso
1961 Accattone as Vittorio "Accattone" Cataldi

Writing

1997 Cartoni Animati Story

Directing

1997 Cartoni Animati Director

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