Omero Antonutti

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Omero Antonutti
Omero Antonutti 1994.jpg
Born (1935-08-03) 3 August 1935 (age 82)
Basiliano, Friuli, Italy
Nationality Italian
Occupation Actor, dubber

Omero Antonutti (born 3 August 1935) is an Italian actor and dubber, appearing regularly in films and theatre performances. He was born at Basiliano, Friuli.[1][2]

Life and career[edit]

Antonutti's most notable performance to date was in the Taviani brothers’ acclaimed film Padre Padrone.[3] He is also regularly employed in the dubbing of foreign films into Italian, and has provided Italian-language dubs for many of Christopher Lee’s parts.[1]

In Spain, he has worked with Víctor Erice in El Sur,[4] and Carlos Saura in El Dorado.[5]

He also played Noah in Genesis: The Creation and the Flood.

He has served as voice actor for Christopher Lee in films such as Tale of the Mummy, Sleepy Hollow, The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring, The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers, The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King, Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith, Season of the Witch, Dark Shadows, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey and The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies.





  1. ^ a b "Omero Antonutti: il veterano Antonutti" (in Italian). Corriere della Sera. Retrieved 11 March 2010. 
  2. ^ Lancia, Enrico; Poppi, Roberto (2003). Dizionario del cinema italiano. Gli attori. A - L (in Italian). 3. Gremese Editore. p. 29. ISBN 978-88-8440-213-4. Retrieved 26 September 2010. 
  3. ^ Rich, Frank (16 January 1978). "Cinema: Wild Child". TIME Magazine. 
  4. ^ Canby, Vincent (15 January 1988). "Film: "El Sur", from Spain". New York Times. 
  5. ^ Canby, Vincent (22 May 1988). ""Patty" launches a major star". New York Times. 

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