Franco Silva

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Franco Silva
Mizar1.jpg
Franco Silva and Dawn Addams
in the film Mizar (1954)
Born Francesco Vistarini
(1920-02-18)18 February 1920
Genoa
Died 10 November 1995(1995-11-10) (aged 75)
Livorno
Occupation Actor

Franco Silva (18 February 1920 – 10 November 1995) was an Italian actor.

Born in Genoa as Francesco Vistarini, Silva moved in Rome to attend the Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia, from which he graduated in 1938;[1] the following year he made his film debut in Ho visto brillare le stelle. Silva was mainly active between the 1950s and the mid-1960s; he was also active on stage and on television.[1] Silva was the father of actress Mita Medici.[1][2]

Selected filmography[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Enrico Lancia; Roberto Poppi; Fabio Melelli; Mario Pecorari. Gli Attori - Vol.3. Gremese Editore. 
  2. ^ "Morto l'attore Franco Silva". La Stampa. 12 November 1995. 

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