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Nicoletta Braschi

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Nicoletta Braschi  (born April 14, 1960) is an Italian actress and producer, best known for her work with her husband, actor and director Roberto Benigni. Born in Cesena, Braschi studied in Rome's Academy of Dramatic Arts where she first met Benigni in 1980. Her first film was with Benigni in 1983, the comedy Tu Mi Turbi ("You Upset Me"). She later appeared in two Jim Jarmusch films, Down by Law and Mystery Train. Braschi's two most successful collaborations with her husband have been Johnny Stecchino (1992) and La Vita è Bella (Life is Beautiful) (1997). The first, an Italian comedy that cast the actress as the girlfriend of a mobster (Benigni), was a huge hit in Italy; while the second, in which Braschi played the wife of an Italian Jew (Benigni) imprisoned in a concentration camp, was a widely-praised success that launched both Braschi and her husband into the international spotlight. She was nominated for a Screen Actors Guild award as a cast member of Life is Beautiful. She is also a David di Donatello award winner (Italy's equivalent of the Oscars). In 2002, she was a member of the jury at the Berlin Film Festival. In 2010 she has returned to theatre starring in "Tradimenti". Description above from the Wikipedia article Nicoletta Braschi, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia


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Born:
Aug 10, 1960 In Cesena, Forlì-Cesena, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
Movie/TV Credits:
18
First Appeared:
In the movie Tu mi turbi 1983-01-01
Latest Project:
Movie Quiproquo 2011-09-03
Known For
Poster of Marco Ferreri: The Director Who Came from the Future
Poster of Mobbing
Poster of Pinocho
Poster of Johnny Palillo
Filmography
Movie Quiproquo 2011-09-03
Movie Marco Ferreri: The Director Who Came from the Future Herself 2007-09-06
Movie El tigre y la nieve Vittoria 2005-10-14
Movie Mobbing Anna 2004-01-01
Movie Pinocho Blue Fairy 2002-12-25
Movie La vida es bella Dora 1997-12-20
Movie Ovosodo prof.ssa Giovanna Fornari 1997-09-12
Movie Who Killed Pasolini? Graziella Chiarcossi 1995-09-03
Movie Sostiene Pereira Marta 1995-04-06
Movie El monstruo Jessica Rossetti 1994-10-22
Movie Johnny Palillo Maria 1991-10-23
Movie Especially on Sunday Nicoletta 1991-09-26
Movie El cielo protector French Woman 1990-10-24
Movie Mystery Train Luisa 1989-09-06
Movie Soy el pequeño diablo Nina 1988-07-01
Movie Bajo el peso de la ley Nicoletta 1986-09-20
Movie Cinématon herself 1984-10-03
Movie Tu mi turbi Maria 1983-01-01