Fernando ‘Nando’ Angelini was born on August 17, 1933 in San Benedetto del Tronto, Marche, Italy. Angelini would appear in over 70 films as mainly a character actor. He’s probably best remembered for his performance in “Il sorpasso” (“The Life”) (1962) directed by Dino Risi where he played the part of Amedeo and in 1960 he also worked with Mario Mattioli for the making of the film “Signori si nasce”. Nando appeared under the aliases Nik Angel, Fernando Angeli, Fernando Angelini, Fernand Angels.
In addition to his acting career Nando Angelini worked as an assistant director in the film comedy by Luigi Zampa “Il medico della mutual” (1968), and again as assistant director in the film by Antonio Margheriti “Nude ... si muore” (1968). His last appearance which was uncredited was in “The Young, the Evil and the Savage” (1968).
Nando appeared in six westerns from “A Dollar of Fear” in 1960 to “A Golden Sheriff” in 1966.
Today we celebrate Nando Angelini’s 80th birthday.