The actor Venantino Venantini has died
88 years. To his credit 150 films. The first, One day in the court
October 9, 2018
Italian actor Venantino Venantini died last night at the hospital in Viterbo, Italy from postoperative consequences of a femoral surgery suffered last summer. The actor's sister, Rossana Venantini, reported to ANSA, who is also keen to remember that her brother "loved cinema and painting, he was a good actor but also a successful painter who participated in many exhibitions".
Born in Fabriano in 1930, he participated in 150 films. An athletic physicist, he made his debut in the cinema with an appearance in “Un giorno in pretura” under the direction of Steno. His first important part in 1961 with “Odissea nuda”, directed by Franco Rossi. He later performed in dozens of films, some of which became cult favorites like “Emanuelle near”, “Luca il contrabbandiere”, “Apocalypse domain” and” Paura nella città dei morti viventi”. He has been directed by such directors as Claude Lelouch, Ettore Scola, Luciano Salce. The funeral in Rome, in the church of the Sacred Hearts of Mary and of Jesus, will be held on October 12th.
VENANTINI, Venantino (Enrico Venantino Venantini)
Born: 4/17/1930, Fabriano, Marche, Italy
Died: 10/9/2018, Viterbo, Lazio, Italy
Venantino Venantini’s westerns – actor:
Bandidos – 1967 (Billy Kane)
Hate is My God – 1969 (Sweetley)
Apache Woman – 1976