Sunday, May 13, 2012

Happy 70th Birthday Ada Pometti

Nunzia Agata Pometti was born in Catania, Italy on May 13, 1942. Known in films as Ada Pometti and also under the pseudonyms Priscilla Benson and Ada Pomeroy, she has been a character actress since her first appearance in “Tabula rasa” (1968). Among her most interesting works have included the participation in the movies, “Lady Frankenstein” directed by Mel Welles and Aureliano Luppi, “The Cat o’Nine Tails” directed by Dario Argento (both 1971) and “Watch Out We’re Mad! (1974) directed by Marcello Fondato and starring Terence Hill and Bud Spencer. Among the 50+ films she’s appeared in have been four Euro-westerns: “His Name Was King” (1971), “Jesse and Lester, Two Brothers in a Place Called Trinity” (1972), “Court Martial” (1973) and “White Fang and the Kid” (1977). Her last appearance was in the 2007 TV mini-series “Il capo dei capi”. Happy 70th Birthday today to Ada Pometti.  


  1. Which birthday and when born, Tom?

  2. Thanks for catching the omissions Fatman. Both birth year 1942 and 70th birthday have been corrected.