Lina Sastri

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Lina Sastri

Lina Sastri (born 17 November 1953), is an Italian actress and singer.

Life and career[edit]

Born in Naples, Lina Sastri made her film debut in Il prefetto di ferro, in 1977. In 1984 she won a Silver Ribbon for Best Actress and a David di Donatello in the same category for her performance in Mi manda Picone.[1] One year later, she won the same two awards for her role in Segreti segreti.[1] In 1987 she was awarded with a David di Donatello for Best Supporting Actress for Damiano Damiani's L'inchiesta.[1]

As a singer she has released numerous albums, mainly sung in the neapolitan dialect. She participated at the Sanremo Festival in 1992 with the song "Femmene 'e mare".[2]

Selected filmography[edit]

Lina Sastri (r) on the set of Celluloide, Rome Italy 1996


  1. ^ a b c Enrico Lancia. I premi del cinema. Gremese Editore, 1998. ISBN 88-7742-221-1. 
  2. ^ Arrigo Benedetti. L'Europeo , Volume 48,Edizioni 10-17. Editoriale Domus, 1992. 

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