Francesco Clemente Giuseppe Sparanero, also known as Franco Nero, is an Italian actor born on 23rd November 1941, in San Prospero Parmense, Italy.His father was a commissioner officer. He studied trade and economy at a university close to his house and then went to Piccolo Teatro di Milano for higher education.

Franco’s first movie “La ragazza in prestito” was released in 1964, in which he played only a small part. In Sergio Corbucci’s “Django”, released in 1966, he had his first lead role. This became one of the most popular western movies. “Texas, Adios,” and “Massacre Time”, also released in 1966, were also very popular. In 1967, his role as Lancelot in “Camelot” earned him wide fame, and it was on the sets of this movie that he met his soul mate, ‘Vanessa Redgrave’. Since Franco’s English proficiency was less, he had limited roles in the English films like “The Virgin and The Gypsy”, “Enter the Ninja”, and “Die Hard 2”. He played some well-known characters such as Abel in “The Bible: In the Beginning”, an engineer in “Street Law”, and a lieutenant in “Querelle”.

Franco appeared in over 200 films, and has also written and produced Jonathan Degli Orsi, which was a big hit. In 2010, he appeared in “Letters to Juliet”, in which he was paired with Vanessa. He appeared as a guest in one of the episodes of “Law and Order SVU”. Some of his famous films include I Knew her Well, Wild Planet, The Third Eye, War of the Planets, Massacre Time, The Bible, Camelot, Django, The Day Click to look into! >> Read More... of the Owl, The Mercenary, The Fifth Day of Peace, Dropout, A Quiet Place in the Country, and The Monk. His appearance as a comedian in Django is also very popular.

His relationship with Vanessa began on the sets of Camelot. After three years, in 1969, they had a son Carlo, who grew up to be a director. They separated for many years during which they involved with other persons. However, they reunited and got married in 2006. Carlo directed “The Fever” in which Vanessa had featured. The movie released in 2011, was a hit.

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Born in San Prospero Parmense and brought up in Milan, Franco Nero is an Italian actor, who is best identified for his revolutionary enactment in the movie, “Django” (1966) where he played the titular role. Also, it was the first major role he’s ever received as an actor. His first step into the film industry was through the movie, “La ragazza in prestito”, even though his role was minor. In the year 1966, he was also featured in eight other movies, excluding “Django”. In the year 1967, he was a part of the movie, “Camelot”, where he encountered the love of his life, in reel and real life, “Vanessa Redgrave”.

The very next year, he was a part of the movie, “Il giorno della civetta”. Some of the other English language movies that he got to be a part of are, “The Virgin and the Gypsy”, “Force 10 from Navarone”, “Enter the Ninja”, and “Die Hard 2”. He is a versatile actor and has proven his worth as the same by performing quite an assortment of roles in over 150 movies. He has starred in movies such as, “Conquest” (1996), “Li chiamarono…briganti!” (1999), and “Holy Crown” (2001). In the year 2009, he played the character of the unusual writer, Mario Puzo in “Murder is my trade, darling”, in which his performance was the best aspect according to the movie critics. In the year 2010, he co-starred with Vanessa Redgrave in the movie, “Letters to Juliet”.

Then he was featured on the thirteenth season of the telly series, “Law and Order SUV”, in the year 2011. He also received a star on the prestigious Italian Walk of Fame in Toronto, Canada. In the year 2012, he made a walk-attendance in the film, “ Django Unchained Click to look into! >> Read More... ”, in conjunction with Jamie Foxx He is a multi-talented Hollywood icon. He’s a mult >> Read More... , the protagonist of the movie. His romantic association with Vanessa Redgrave gave him a son with her named, Carlo Gabriel Redgrave Sparanero, who is a screenwriter and a director. Since his step daughter’s father had deceased, Nero walked her down the aisle when she tied the knot with the actor, Liam Neeson "I don't know who you are. I don't know what you w >> Read More... in the year 1994.

Folco Lulli English Actor

Folco Lulli

Folco Lulli was a film actor from Italy. He was born on 3rd July 1912 in Florence, Tuscany, Italy. He appeared in some films between the year 1946 and 1970. He was the son of Gino Lulli who was a baritone. His mother was Ada Toccafondi. He was also the brother of actor Piero Lulli. He was a part of the war in Ethiopia advancing antifascist ideals. He later became a part of the partisans, the Badoklian blue Brigade of the 1st Alpine Group Division. It was commanded and authorized by Enrico Martini. It operated in the Langhe which was located between Mombarcaro and Murazzano, where he played a significant role. A meeting took place in Val Casotto which was a village of Pamparato. Most of his activities were recorded in the meeting along with many soldiers, officers, NGOs and General Perotti. The meeting was held October 1943. Lulli was in Val Casotto for many months. Here he took charge of the detachment of a small hamlet on the slopes of Mount Alpet. He was later captured by the Germans. He was taken to Germany, but he managed to escape and come back to Italy after the war was over. He was eventually discovered by Alberto Lattuada. In 1946, Folco was asked to act in the movie ‘The Gunman’ by Albert Lattuada. He served the Italian cinema for a long time. In the year 1967, he directed and wrote People of Honor which was a story about the mafia. He has acted in a lot of movies such as The Great War and For Love and Gold in 1959 and 1953 respectively. He has also acted in movies like The Wages of Fear in 1953, The Organizer in 1963 and The Count of Monte Cristo in 1954. Some other movies include the Sign of Rome, No Peace Under the Olive Tree, The Longest Hunt, Lightening Bolt, Romulus and the Sabines and Between God, the Devil and a Winchester. He later started suffering from breathing difficulties and diabetes. He was hospitalized for twenty days due to thrombophlebitis. He expired at the age of 57 on 23rd May 1970 in Rome, Italy because of a heart attack. He was a very well-known Italian actor who played a very active role in both Italian and French cinema. He also held degrees in philosophy and law. He was also famous for his intense voice on screen.


Francois Cluzet

Francois Cluzet, born on 21st September 1955, is a French actor and theatre actor. He spent his childhood in Paris. His first stage debut was in 1976. He made his appearance on the big screen with ‘Diane Kurys’ in Cocktail Molotov. Cheval d’orgueil, a family drama in which he appeared, was a renowned drama. He reunited with director ‘Claude Chabrol’ for Les Fantomes du chapelier. In 1983, he was nominated for the Best Supporting role. His film Vive la sociale, earned him the award for the Best New Male. After a long gap, he joined hands with famous French directors of that time. He again paired with Diane Kurys for Coup de foudre. He reconciled with ‘Bertrand Tavernier’, ‘Tony Gatlif’, ‘Claire Denis’, ‘Bertrand Blier’, and ‘Robert Enrico’ with whom he had acted in Round Midnight, Rue du depart, Chocolat, and Trop belle pour toi, and La Revolution Francaise respectively. In 1994, he played the role of a tortured husband in L’Enfer. In 1998, he appeared in Une affaire de femmes. In 1994, Cluzet appeared in international cinema in the movies Pret-a-Porter, and French Kiss. He got nominated for Les Apperentis in 1995 under the Best Actor category. He played the role of a writer in movies like Fin aout, debut septembre, L’ Examen de minuit. Cluzet played the role of an animator in France Boutique released in 2004. His movie Le Domaine perdu, released in 2005, portrayed the coup d’etat in Chile. In 2006, he earned immense fame and popularity for his Quatre etoiles role depicting his love for Isabelle Carre. His role as a director in Tell No One earned him worldwide fame. In 2007, he received Cesar for Best Actor. His movie, The Intouchables, became one of the most widely selling non-English movies. Cluzet has four children; Paul, Blanche, Joseph, and Marguerite. Some of the awards he received are Cesar Award for the Best Supporting and Promising Actor, Prix Jean Gabin, Globes de Crystal, and E’toile d’Or.

Francois Cluzet English Actor