Maria Fiore

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Maria Fiore
Maria Fiore.jpg
Born Jolanda Di Fiore
(1935-10-01)1 October 1935
Rome, Italy
Died 28 October 2004(2004-10-28) (aged 69)
Rome, Italy
Occupation Actress
Years active 1952–1999

Maria Fiore (1 October 1935 – 28 October 2004) was an Italian film and television actress. She appeared in 50 films between 1952 and 1999.

Life and career[edit]

Born Jolanda Di Fiore in Rome, in spite of a non-professional acting background, she made her film debut in a leading role, in the Renato Castellani's pink-neorealist film Two Cents Worth of Hope.[1] Following the success of the film she was one of the most requested actresses until the first half of the 1960s, even if often cast in stock roles of impulsive and genuine low-class girls.[1] Starting from the 1970s she focused on television, where she got several main roles in some series.[1]

Selected filmography[edit]


  1. ^ a b c Enrico Lancia, Roberto Poppi. Dizionario del cinema italiano, Le Attrici. Gremese Editore, 2003. pp. 138–139. ISBN 888440214X. 

External links[edit]