Giampiero Albertini

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Giampiero Albertini
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Born (1927-12-20)20 December 1927
Muggiò, Italy
Died 14 May 1991(1991-05-14) (aged 63)
Rome, Italy
Occupation Actor

Giampiero Albertini (20 December 1927 – 14 May 1991) was an Italian actor, voice actor and TV personality.

Born in Muggiò, Albertini started his career as stage actor at the Piccolo Teatro in Milan, under the guidance of Giorgio Strehler.[1][2] In 1962, he made his film debut with Dino Risi's La marcia su Roma, and later worked with, among others, Mario Monicelli, Luigi Comencini, Carlo Lizzani, Francesco Rosi, Gillo Pontecorvo, Nanni Loy. Albertini also was active in poliziotteschi and giallo films, in which he was sometimes credited as Al Albert.[3]

As voice actor, he was best known as the official Italian dubbing voice of Peter Falk in Columbo.[2]

He died at 64 in Monte Mario, in Rome, of a heart attack.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Istituto di studi pirandelliani. Ariel, Volume 7. Bulzoni, 1992. 
  2. ^ a b c "E' morto Giampiero Albertini". La Repubblica. 16 May 1991. Retrieved 29 January 2012. 
  3. ^ Enrico Lancia, Fabio Melelli. Attori stranieri del nostro cinema. Gremese Editore, 2006. 

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