Monday, July 20, 2009
Remembering Paolo Levi
Paolo Levi was an Italian screenwriter who was born on July 20, 1919 in Genoa, Italy. He was active in films from the early 1950s until the early 1980s. He wrote such films as “Farewell to Hong Kong” (1963) and “OK Connery” (1967), also the TV mini-series “Jekyll”. He co-wrote the screenplay for one Spaghetti Western, 1967’s “Up the MacGregors” under the pseudonym Paul Levy. Paolo Levy died in Rome in 1989. Today we remember him on what would have been his 90th birthday.