Lino Capolicchio

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Lino Capolicchio
Il giardino dei Finzi Contini - Lino Capolicchio.jpg
"Il giardino dei Finzi Contini" - Lino Capolicchio 1970
Born (1943-08-21) August 21, 1943 (age 74)
Merano, Italy
Nationality Italian
Occupation actor, screenwriter
film director
Known for The Garden of the Finzi-Continis

Lino Capolicchio (born August 21, 1943) is an Italian actor, screenwriter, and film director. He won a special David di Donatello acting award for his role in Vittorio de Sica's 1970 film, The Garden of the Finzi-Continis.[1]

Capolicchio was a well-known television actor[2] before breaking into film with an uncredited role in Franco Zeffirelli's The Taming of the Shrew in 1967. He has appeared in over seventy films and television dramas. In 1995 he wrote and directed Pugili, an award-winning film about the world of boxing.[3]

For three seasons, Lino Capolicchio provided the voice for Bo Hazard in the Italian broadcasts of The Dukes of Hazard.[4]

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