Corrado Olmi

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Corrado Olmi
Born (1926-10-24) 24 October 1926 (age 87)
Jesi, Ancona
Occupation actor

Corrado Olmi (born 24 October 1926) is an Italian actor and comedian.

Life and career[edit]

Born in Jesi, Ancona, Olmi at very young age attended some local amateur dramatic companies in his hometown.[1] He later moved to Rome, where he graduated in law and during his studies attended the Peter Sharoff Theatre Academy.[1] He is a very prolific stage actor, with hundreds of credits in works of prose, avanspettacolo, cabaret, operetta.[1] He was also very active in television (in television movies, TV-series and variety shows) and in films, where he was one of the most requested character actors.[1] Olmi is also the author of two autobiographical books, Oltre la scena and Oltre lo schermo.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e Enrico Lancia. Dizionario del cinema italiano. Gli attori. Gremese Editore, 2003. ISBN 8884402131. 

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