Marcello Mastroianni

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Marcello Mastroianni
  • Birth Name: Marcello Vincenzo Domenico Mastroianni
  • Birth Place: Fontana Liri, Italy
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 09/28/1923, Libra
  • Date of Death: 12/19/1996
  • Profession: Actor
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Marcello Mastroianni Fast Facts:
  • Was captured by the Nazis during World War II, but managed to escape from a German labor camp and remain in hiding until the war was over.
  • Handled bookkeeping for a film company in Rome, before joining a local theater group and gaining the attention of director Luchino Visconti.
  • Made his big-screen debut in a 1947 Italian version of Victor Hugo's Les Miserables.
  • Gained international attention for his performance in Federico Fellini's landmark La Dolce Vita (1960).
  • Costarred in numerous films with Sophia Loren, including Too Bad She's Bad (1955), Marriage Italian Style (1964) and Robert Altman's Ready to Wear (1994), the actors' final pairing.
  • Following his death, in tribute to a scene from La Dolce Vita, Rome's Trevi Fountain was turned off and draped in black crepe.
  • Marcello Mastroianni Relationships:
  • Catherine Deneuve - Ex-significant Other
  • Ruggero Mastroianni - Brother
  • Chiara Mastroianni - Daughter
  • Barbara Mastroianni - Daughter
  • Anna Maria Tato - Significant Other
  • Faye Dunaway - Ex-significant Other
  • Flora Carabella - Wife
  • Marcello Mastroianni Awards:
  • 1989 Venice Film Festival: Best Actor - Winner
  • 1966 Golden Globe: Henrietta Award (World Film Favorites) - Winner
  • 1995 David di Donatello Awards: Best Actor - Winner
  • 1977 Oscar: Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role - Nominee
  • 1965 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy - Nominee
  • 1993 Venice Film Festival: Best Supporting Actor - Winner
  • 1964 BAFTA Film Awards: Best Foreign Actor - Winner
  • 1963 BAFTA Film Awards: Best Foreign Actor - Winner
  • 1993 César Awards: Honorary César - Winner
  • 1962 Oscar: Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role - Nominee
  • 1963 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy - Winner
  • 1965 Golden Globe: Henrietta Award (World Film Favorites) - Winner
  • 1993 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy - Nominee
  • 1987 Oscar: Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role - Nominee
  • 1978 Golden Globe: Best Performance by an Actor in a Motion Picture - Drama - Nominee
  • College:
  • Attended University of Rome, Rome, Italy

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