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Franco Zeffirelli

Franco Zeffirelli
  • Career: Director
  • Top celebrities: 7063
  • BirthDate: 1923, 12 of February , Florence, Tuscany, Italy
  • Spouse: single
  • Zodiac sign: Aquarius
  • Facts of life

    Franco Zeffirelli

    Franco Zeffirelli is an American actor born on September 18, 1974 in Detroit, Michigan, U.S. In his long illustrative career, he has worked in many commercially successful movies. His acting skills have always been the thing that kept his acting skills acclaimed. His most popular role was in the movie Aliens, in which he played the role of Corporal Dwayne Hicks; for which he also received a nomination for the Saturn Award for Best Actor. His filomgraphy includes many made for TV movies, Hollywood class movies, Tv series, and video game voiceovers. Some of his best works in acting include movies like- Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap, The Bad Lieutenant: Port of Call New Orleans, Malice n Wonderland, The X-Files: I Want to Believe, xXx: State of the Union (xXx: The Next Level), The Country Bears, Gridiron Gang, and The Seal Team 6: The Raid On Osama Bin Laden.

  • Awards: Nominated Oscar - 1983 for "Best Art Direction-Set Decoration for:La traviata (1982). Shared with: Gianni Quaranta"
    Nominated Oscar - 1969 for "Best Director for:Romeo and Juliet (1968/I)."
    Nominated BAFTA Film Award - 1987 for "Best Foreign Language Film for:Otello (1986). Shared with: Menahem Golan Yoram Globus Italy."
    Won BAFTA Film Award - 1984 for "Best Production Design/Art Direction for:La traviata (1982). Shared with: Gianni Quaranta"
    Nominated BAFTA TV Award - 1978 for "Best Single Play for:"Jesus of Nazareth" (1977)."
    Nominated BAFTA Film Award - 1969 for "Best Direction for:Romeo and Juliet (1968/I)."
    Nominated Palme d'Or - 1986 for "for:Otello (1986)."
    Won Special David - 2002 for ""
    Won David - 1991 for "Best Foreign Film (Miglior Film Straniero) for:Hamlet (1990/I). Tied with Cyrano de Bergerac (1990)."
    Won European David - 1979 for ""
    Won David - 1972 for "Best Director (Migliore Regia) for:Fratello sole, sorella luna (1972). Tied with Sergio Leone for Giù la testa (1971)."
    Won David - 1969 for "Best Director (Migliore Regista) for:Romeo and Juliet (1968/I)."
    Nominated DGA Award - 1969 for "Outstanding Directorial Achievement in Motion Pictures for:Romeo and Juliet (1968/I)."
    Won Emmy - 1986 for "Outstanding Individual Achievements - Classical Music/Dance Programming for:"Great Performances" (1971). (PBS). For episode "Cavalleria Rusticana"."
    Won Emmy - 1985 for "Outstanding Individual Achievement - Classical Music/Dance Programming - Directing for:Pagliacci (1982). (PBS). (Shown within _"Great Performances" (1972)_ )"
    Won Career Award - 1996 for "Cinema"
    Nominated Golden Globe - 1969 for "Best Motion Picture Director for:Romeo and Juliet (1968/I)."
    Nominated Golden Kikito - 1995 for "Best Latin Film (Melhor Filme) for:Sparrow (1993)."
    Won Silver Ribbon - 1969 for "Best Director (Regista del Miglior Film) for:Romeo and Juliet (1968/I)."
    Won Special Prize for Outstanding Contribution to World Cinema - 1999 for ""
    Nominated Golden Laurel - 1971 for "Best Director 5th place."
    3rd place Golden Laurel - 1970 for "Director"
    Won NBR Award - 1969 for "Best Director for:Romeo and Juliet (1968/I)."
    Won Director's Achievement Award - 2003 for ""
    Nominated Razzie Award - 1982 for "Worst Director for:Endless Love (1981)."
    Won OCIC Award - 1973 for "for:Fratello sole, sorella luna (1972)."
  • Position in top best awards winner: 555
  • Films with Franco Zeffirelli: Metropolitan Opera: Live in HD -
    Aida - 2006
    Carmen - 2003
    La Bohème - 2003
    La traviata - 2002
    Don Giovanni - 2000
    Pagliacci - 1998
    Carmen - 1997
    Pagliacci - 1994
    Falstaff - 1993
    Don Carlo - 1992
    Don Giovanni - 1990/II
    Turandot - 1988
    Tosca - 1985
    La Bohème - 1982/I
    Otello - 1979
    Carmen - 1978
    Otello - 1978
    The Metropolitan Opera Presents - 1978
    Cavalleria Rusticana - 1978
    Pagliacci - 1978
    Lorenzaccio - 1977
    Otello - 1976
    Much Ado About Nothing - 1967
    La Bohème - 1965
    Maria Callas at Covent Garden - 1964
    Metropolitan Opera: Live in HD - 2008-2009
    La figlia del reggimento - 1996
    Otello - 1986
    La traviata - 1982
    Omaggio a Roma - 2009
    Callas Forever - 2002
    Tea with Mussolini - 1999
    Jane Eyre - 1996
    Sparrow - 1993
    Hamlet - 1990/I
    12 registi per 12 città - 1989
    Young Toscanini - 1988
    Cavalleria rusticana - 1982
    Pagliacci - 1982
    Endless Love - 1981
    The Champ - 1979
    Jesus of Nazareth - 1977
    Brother Sun, Sister Moon - 1972
    Romeo and Juliet - 1968/I
    The Taming of the Shrew - 1967
    Per Firenze - 1966
    Camping - 1957
    The Bachelor - 1955
    Senso - 1954
    Bellissima - 1951
    La Terra Trema - 1948
    Metropolitan Opera Centennial Gala - 1983
    Andrea Chenier - 1955
    Angelina - 1947
    The Godfather: Part III - 1990
    Six Days in the Life of a Genius - 2012
    Legends - 2010
    L'abito e il volto - 2009
    Quelli che... il calcio - 2007-2008
    Joan Sutherland: The Reluctant Prima Donna - 2006
    Sartoria Tirelli: Dressing the Cinema - 2006
    The Passion: Films, Faith & Fury - 2006
    Maria Callas: Living and Dying for Art and Love - 2004
    Visconti - 2002
    Vivement dimanche - 2002
    Luchino Visconti - 1999
    Un amico magico: il maestro Nino Rota - 1999
    The Works - 1997
    Maria Callas: La Divina - A Portrait - 1987
    Maria Callas: Life and Art - 1987
    Omnibus: The Last Moguls - 1986
    Omnibus - 1983
    The 53rd Annual Academy Awards - 1981
    Film '72 - 1980
    My Name Is Anna Magnani - 1980
    A fondo - 1980
    Clapper Board - 1979
    Callas: A Documentary - 1978
    Anno Domini - 1975
    Io e... - 1972
    The David Frost Show - 1970
    The 42nd Annual Academy Awards - 1970
    Tempo - 1961-1964
    Il mercato delle facce - 1952
    Callas assoluta - 2007
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