Monday, June 13, 2016

RIP Vittorio Fanfoni



Italian film and television actor Vittorio Fanfoni died in Piacenza, Italy on June 12th from a lung ailment. He was 72. Fanfoni was born in Piacenza in 1944 and always dreamed of becoming an actor and starring in films with great directors. Instead he settled for a long career in B-movies starting in 1968 and little more than a decade in 1979 he returned home. During that stretch he appeared in over 90 films and TV series. Among which were 21 Euro-westerns


FANFONI, Vittorio
Born: 1944, Piazenza, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
Died: 6/11/2016, Piacenza, Emilia-Romagna, Italy

Vittorio Fanfoni’s westerns – actor:
In the Name of the Father 1969 (Father Obese)
Sartana the Gravedigger – 1969 (gambler)
The Unholy Four – 1969 (townsman)
Adios, Sabata - 1970 (barman)
The Ballad of Ben and Charlie - 1971 (gambler)
He was Called the Holy Ghost - 1971 (soldier)
Joe Dakota - 1971 (Sam)
Kill Django… Kill First – 1971 (Jack Adams)
Return of Sabata – 1971 (blond Irishman)
Trinity is STILL My Name – 1971
Vendetta at Dawn - 1971
Gunmen and the Holy Ghost – 1972
Kill the Poker Player – 1972
The Return of Clint the Stranger – 1972 (Murdock brother)
The Return of Holy Ghost – 1972
Six Bounty Killers for a Massacre – 1972 (Monk)
Court Martial - 1973 (soldier)
Three Supermen of the West – 1973 (American)
Challenge to White Fang - 1974
The Genius - 1975 (prison guard)
Macho Killers – 1977 (Angel)

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