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Giacomo Furia

Actor

Born - 2 January 1925, Arienzo, Italy
Died - 5 June 2015

Heavy-headed, dark-haired, houndlike Italian character actor who worked with many of the most distinguished directors and actors of their day over a 60-year period, often as priests, minsters, mayors and other townsfolk. After a debut in Scarred (1948), he appeared in almost 150 further films, including The Bride Couldn't Wait (1949), Variety Lights (1950), O.K. Nero (1951), The Dream of Zorro (1952), The Gold of Naples (1954), Too Bad She's Bad (1954), The Band of Honest Men (1956), Angel in a Taxi (1958), I Ladri (1959), Akiko (1961), Boccaccio '70 (1962), More Than a Miracle (1967), Mr Superinvisible (1970), Death Rage (1976), The Payoff (1978), Girls Will Be Girls (1980), Let's See It Clear (1984) and then, much later, Senza Amore (2007) and No Problem (2008), his last.