Friday, February 26, 2010
Happy 70th Birthday Anthony Freeman
Born Mario Novelli on February 26, 1940 in Rome, Italy we've come to know him by his stage name of Anthony Freeman. He was a stuntman and character actor during the Spaghetti Western era. Anthony's first screen appearance was in 1962's “The Rebel Gladiators” and he was still doing stunt work as late as 2004 in the film “Exorcist: The Beginning”. He's appeared in over 65 films during his career. Freeman appeared in such Euro-westerns as “Ballad of a Gunman”, “The Stranger Returns” both 1967, “And God Said to Cain” (1969), Dead Men Ride”, “A Gunman Called Dakota” both 1971 and “California” (1977). Today we celebrate Mario Novelli/Anthony Freeman's 70th birthday.