Jenny Tamburi

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Jenny Tamburi
Jenny Tamburi.jpg
Born Luciana Tamburini
(1952-11-27)27 November 1952
Rome, Italy
Died 1 March 2006(2006-03-01) (aged 53)
Other names Luciana della Robbia
Occupation Actress
Casting director
Years active 1970 - 2005

Jenny Tamburi (27 November 1952 – 1 March 2006), born as Luciana Tamburini, was an Italian actress and television hostess. Her first stage name was "Luciana della Robbia" and after her first film she changed it to "Jenny Tamburi".

Born in Rome, she debuted on stage with Johnny Dorelli at 17, in Aggiungi un posto a tavola.[1] Her film debut was in 1970 in Vittorio Caprioli's Splendours and miseries of Madame Royale, opposite Ugo Tognazzi.[1] Tamburi was a memorable femme fatale in La seduzione (1973). She was very active in genre films, especially commedia sexy all'italiana and giallo films.

After the retirement from acting she started a career as casting director and opened a drama school in Rome.[1][2]

Selected filmography[edit]

Jenny Tamburi in La seduzione (1973)

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "È scomparsa l' attrice Jenny Tamburi". La Repubblica. 2 May 2006. Retrieved 14 February 2012. 
  2. ^ "Cinema, è morta Jenny Tamburi sexy diva degli anni '70". TGcom. 1 May 2006. Retrieved 14 February 2012. 

External links[edit]

Media related to Jenny Tamburi at Wikimedia Commons