Biography

From Wikipedia

Cesare Gravina (23 January 1858 – 16 September 1954) was an Italian actor of the silent era. He appeared in 60 films between 1912 and 1929. He was born in Naples, Italy.

Gravina was an orchestra conductor in his native Italy. As the conductor at La Scala, among the noted vocalists he worked with were Mary Garden and Enrico Caruso. At some point he left music to become a character actor, sharing his reasons for the career change with no one. As the owner of many theatres in South America, Gravina was financially secure enough to retire from motion pictures by 1924, but he preferred to remain in acting.

From Wikipedia

Cesare Gravina (23 January 1858 – 16 September 1954) was an Italian actor of the silent era. He appeared in 60 films between 1912 and 1929. He was born in Naples, Italy.

Gravina was an orchestra conductor in his native Italy. As the conductor at La Scala, among the noted vocalists he worked with were Mary Garden and Enrico Caruso. At some point he left music to become a character actor, sharing his reasons for the career change with no one. As the owner of many theatres in South America, Gravina was financially secure enough to retire from motion pictures by 1924, but he preferred to remain in acting.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 20

Birthday 1858-01-23

Day of Death 1954-09-16

Place of Birth Naples, Italy

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

1928 The Wedding March as Martin Schrammell
1928 The Man Who Laughs as Ursus
1928 The Trail of '98 as Henry Kelland - Berna's Grandfather
1928 The Divine Woman as Gigi
1927 The Road to Romance as Castro
1925 Flower of Night as Servant
1925 The Charmer as Señor Sprott
1925 Greed as Zwerkow a Junkman (uncredited)
1924 The Family Secret as Tomaso Silvano
1924 The Humming Bird as Charlot
1923 Merry-Go-Round as Sylvester Urban
1922 Foolish Wives as Cesare Ventucci
1920 The Penalty as Art Teacher (uncredited)
1917 The Fatal Ring
1916 Less Than the Dust as Jawan
1916 Hulda from Holland as Apartment Neighbor (uncredited)
1916 Poor Little Peppina as Villato
1915 Madame Butterfly as The Soothsayer
1915 The White Pearl as Setsu
1912 Butalin fa i suoi comodi

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