Saturday, November 14, 2009
Who Are Those Guys - Franco Angrisano
Franco Angrisano was born in Potenza, Italy on May 10, 1926 . His father was a railroad worker. He worked along side actor and director Eduardo de Filippo for fifteen years. He was wanted by Sergio Leone and Ettore Scola for character roles in their films. He spent the last years of his life working for small theater companies acting in plays and television helping develop new talent. Angrisano appeared in only one Euro-western but it was in a memorable role as the train engineer in “My Name is Nobody” and the bathroom scene with Terence Hill. Franco Angrisano died on September 20, 1996 in Salerno, Italy.
ANGRISANO, Franco (Francesco Angrisano) [5/10/1926, Potenza, Basilicata, Italy – 9/20/1996, Salerno, Campania, Italy] – stage, TV actor.
My Name is Nobody – 1972 (train engineer)