Marta Gastini

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Marta Gastini
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Marta Gastini
Born Marta Gastini
(1989-10-02) 2 October 1989 (age 24)
Alessandria, Italy
Occupation Actress
Years active 2009–present

Marta Gastini (born 2 October 1989) is an Italian actress, best known for her supporting role in the 2011 film The Rite.

Life and career[edit]

After receiving a classical education with honors, she debuted as an actress on Italian television in January 2009 with the television miniseries Il Bene e il Male ("Good and Evil"), followed by a starring role in the prime-time miniseries L'uomo che cavalcava nel buio ("The Man Who Rode in the Dark").

On 18 December 2009, she made her début in cinema with the film Io e Marilyn (Marilyn and I) directed by Leonardo Pieraccioni, where she played the role of Martha, daughter of Gualtiero Marchesi, who was played by the director.

In 2010, aged 20, Gastini appeared with Anthony Hopkins and Colin O'Donoghue in the American film The Rite, directed by Mikael Håfström and produced by New Line Cinema in Los Angeles.

In 2011, Gastini appeared as Giulia Farnese in the TV series Borgia.

Other activities[edit]

In 2008, Gastini became a spokesperson for the Christian Blind Mission.

Awards[edit]

  • Young Certainty of the Italian Cinema (2011) - FilmVideo Montecatini (Won)
  • Gold Gagliaudo (2010) – Civic merit medal awarded to Alessandrian citizens who have distinguished themselves for professional merit.

Filmography[edit]

Cinema[edit]

Television[edit]

  • Il bene e il male (Rai 1, 2009)
  • L'uomo che cavalcava nel buio (Rai 1, 2009)
  • Borgia (Canal+, ZDF, 2011)

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