Mario Maranzana

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Mario Maranzana
Born (1930-07-14)July 14, 1930
Trieste, Italy
Died January 11, 2012(2012-01-11) (aged 81)
Rome, Italy
Occupation Actor

Mario Maranzana (14 July 1930 - 11 January 2012) was an Italian actor and voice actor.

Background[edit]

Born in Trieste, Maranzana began his career in the theater with Vittorio Gassman in Oedipus Rex by Sophocles, then worked with, among others, Giorgio Strehler and Luchino Visconti.[1] He also worked as character actor in a number of films and TV-series.

In January 2006 Maranzana was honored with the title of "Cavaliere" (Knight) of the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic, the highest ranking civilian honour of the Italian Republic.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Simone Pinchiorri (12 January 2012). "Morto l'attore Mario Maranzana". Cinema Italiano Info. Retrieved 18 December 2012. 
  2. ^ "TRIESTE: 'GRAN CROCE AL MERITO' ALL'ATTORE MARIO MARANZANA". Adnkronos. 23 January 2006. Retrieved 18 December 2012. 

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