Lewis Edward Cianelli was born in New York City, New York on January 12, 1923. He was the son of actor Eduardo Cianelli [1889-1969]. Lewis worked on both sides of the camera while living in Rome and working in the Italian film industry. He was a producer, writer, film, television but worked extensively as a voice dubbing actor for several years; providing English language voices for numerous Italian B-movies.
Cianelli died on May 30, 1990 in Rome, Italy at the age of 67.
CIANELLI, Lewis Edward (aka Lewis Cianelli, Louis Cianelli, Lewis Eduard Ciannelli, Lewis Eduardo Ciannelli, Lewis Ciannelli, Benny Lewis) [1/12/1923, New York City, New York, U.S.A. – 5/30/1990, Rome, Lazio, Italy] – producer, writer, film, TV, voice actor.
Lewis Edward Cianelli’s Euro-western dubbing:
Django Shoots First – 1966 [dubbing director]
The Man from Nowhere - 1966 [dubbing director]
The Great Silence - 1968 [dubbing director, voice of Bruno Corazzari]
Brothers Blue – 1973 [writer]
[submitted by Michael Ferguson]