Paola Tedesco

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Paola Tedesco
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Born (1952-03-28) 28 March 1952 (age 67)
Rome, Italy
Years active1964-present
Parent(s)Sergio Tedesco
RelativesMaurizio Tedesco (brother)

Paola Tedesco (born 28 March 1952) is an Italian actress, voice actress and singer.

Life and career[edit]

Born in Rome, the daughter of voice actor Sergio Tedesco, Paola Tedesco made her film debut at the age of twelve, chosen by Pier Paolo Pasolini to play Salome in The Gospel According to St. Matthew (1964).[1]

After a long hiatus and a few minor roles (including Rosaline in the 1968 film Romeo and Juliet), she resurfaced in 1971, playing the title role in the Mario Amendola's musicarello Lady Barbara.[1][2] In subsequent years, Tedesco successfully starred in several comedy and genre films.[1] She was also active on televisions, in TV-movies, series and variety shows.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d Enrico Lancia; Roberto Poppi. Dizionario del cinema italiano - Le Attrici. Gremese Editore, 2003. ISBN 888440214X.
  2. ^ Roberto Chiti; Roberto Poppi; Enrico Lancia. Dizionario del cinema italiano: I film. Gremese, 1991. ISBN 8876059350.

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