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Occupation  Actor
Children  Gea Lionello
Role  Film actor
Name  Alberto Lionello
Years active  1960–1983

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Born  12 July 1930 (age 64) (1930-07-12) Milan, Italy
Spouse  Gabriella Vanotti (m. 1964–1977), Margaret Axon (m. 1959–1962)
Parents  Giuditta Bruneri, Luigi Lionello
Movies  The Birds - the Bees and the It, Till Marriage Do Us Part, The Virgo - the Taurus and the C, How Funny Can Sex Be?, Pigsty
Similar People  Luciano Martino, Gea Lionello, Erika Blanc, Luigi Comencini, Sergio Martino
Died  14 July 1994 (aged 64) Fregene, Fiumicino, Rome, Lazio, Italy

Alberto Lionello (12 July 1930 – 14 July 1994) was an Italian film actor, voice actor, singer and presenter.


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Il piacere dell'onestà - Luigi Pirandello. 1982. Alberto Lionello, Erika Blanc

Life and career

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Born in Milan into a family of Venetian origins, after studying acting at the Accademia dei Filodrammatici Lionello started his career in 1949, in the stage company of Antonio Gandusio. He got his first personal success in the stage play La pulce all' orecchio in 1951, then for several years he was part in the Wanda Osiris' stage company.

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Lionello had his breakout in 1960 as presenter of the RAI Saturnday night musical show Canzonissima together with Lauretta Masiero and Aroldo Tieri. He also performed the opening theme song "La la la", which became a hit ranking 13th on the Italian hit parade. In 1961 he started a 7-years-long collaboration with the Teatro Stabile di Genova, where he got large critical acclaim, particularly for his performances in Zeno's Conscience, which he later also played in a television adaptation, and in Carlo Goldoni's The Venetian Twins, which he performed in 33 countries including in Broadway.

Lionello had a long relationship, from 1978 until his death, with the actress Erika Blanc. His daughter Gea is also an actress.

Selected filmography

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  • Of Life and Love (1956)
  • Ricordati di Napoli (1958)
  • Mia nonna poliziotto (1958)
  • Who Hesitates Is Lost (1960)
  • Mariti a congresso (1961)
  • Cacciatori di dote (1961)
  • Operation Gold Ingot (1962)
  • Love in Four Dimensions (1964)
  • Una voglia da morire (1965)
  • I soldi (1965)
  • La coscienza di Zeno (TV mini-series) (1966)
  • The Birds, the Bees and the Italians (1966)
  • Oblomov (TV mini-series) (1966)
  • Che notte, ragazzi! (1966)
  • Knock o Il trionfo della medicina (TV movie) (1967)
  • Colpo di sole (1968)
  • Se te lo raccontassi (TV mini-series) (1968)
  • Togli le gambe dal parabrezza (1969)
  • Il killer (TV mini-series) (1969)
  • Pigpen (1969)
  • Diary of a Telephone Operator (1969)
  • Orfeo in Paradiso (TV movie) (1971)
  • Puccini (TV mini-series) (1973)
  • How Funny Can Sex Be? (1973)
  • Till Marriage Do Us Part (1974)
  • The Peaceful Age (1974)
  • Sex with a Smile (1976)
  • Sex with a Smile II (1976)
  • L'Italia s'è rotta (1976)
  • Al piacere di rivederla (1976)
  • The Peaceful Age (1976)
  • Policewoman (1976)
  • Black Journal (1977)
  • The Virgo, the Taurus and the Capricorn (1977)
  • Castigo (TV mini-series) (1977)
  • Riavanti... Marsch! (1979)
  • Sarto per signora (TV movie) (1979)
  • Dream of a Summer Night (1983)
  • References

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