4 March 1936|
|Died||2 March 2005
Corrado Pani (4 March 1936 - 2 March 2005) was an Italian actor and voice actor.
Life and career
Born in Rome, Pani began his career playing the role of Jesus as a child in a Radio Vaticana radio drama. He made his film debut in 1953, with a minor role in Dino Risi's Il viale della speranza. In 1955 he had first major theatrical role, in Thè e simpatia. He later worked on stage with Luchino Visconti, Giorgio Strehler, Krzysztof Zanussi and Luca Ronconi, among others.
Pani appeared in about fifty films; his last role was the judge in Roberto Benigni's Pinocchio (2002). He was also a television actor and a voice actor. In the 1960s, Pani had a long love affair with the singer Mina and in 1963 the couple had a son, Massimiliano.
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- Felice Cappa, Piero Gelli, Marco Mattarozzi. Dizionario dello spettacolo del '900. Baldini & Castoldi, 1998. ISBN 8880892959.
- "E' morto l'attore Corrado Pani dalla radio, al doppiaggio al teatro". La Repubblica. 2 March 2005. Retrieved 25 January 2014.