Mario Donatone was born on June 9, 1933 in Tripoli, Libya but has always worked in Italy. He began his acting career in 1951 with the film “Bellissima” by Luchino Visconti. Mario appeared in numerous films such as “The Camorra” in 1986, directed by Giuseppe Tornatore. In 2004 he starred in “Natura morta”, directed by Christian Civitillo but most people remember him for his portrayal of the hitman Mosca in “The Godfather Part III” (1990). Donatone also appeared in television series such as ‘Distretto di Polizia nel 2000’ and ‘Valeria medico legale’ both in 2000. Mario appeared in only one Euro-western: “Bad Kids of the West” (1973. Today we celebrate Mario Donatone’s 80th birthday.