Otello Toso

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Otello Toso
Otello Toso.jpg
Born (1914-02-22)22 February 1914
Died 15 March 1966(1966-03-15) (aged 52)
Pieve di Curtarolo
Nationality Italian

Otello Toso (22 February 1914 – 15 March 1966) was an Italian film and stage actor.

Born in Padova, Toso graduated at Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia in 1939 and immediately after started his film career, that was particularly prolific in the 40's, in films in which he usually starred negative characters.[1] After World War II Toso mostly starred in melodramas and genre films, except for Juan Antonio Bardem's Death of a Cyclist.[1] He died at 52 in a car accident in Pieve di Curtarolo, near Padova.[2]

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  1. ^ a b Enrico Lancia, Roberto Poppi, Fabio Melelli, Mario Pecorari. Gli Attori - Vol.3. Gremese Editore. 
  2. ^ "L'attore Otello Toso morto nell'auto contro una casa". La Stampa. 16 March 1966. 

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