actor, writer, music department

Totò was born on Feb 15, 1898 in Italy. Totò's big-screen debut came with Fermo con le mani directed by Gero Zambuto in 1937, strarring Antonio 'Totò' Toretota. Totò is known for The Hawks and the Sparrows directed by Pier Paolo Pasolini, Totò stars as Totò Innocenti and Ninetto Davoli as Ninetto Innocenti. Totò has got 4 awards and 1 nominations so far. The most recent award Totò achieved is Golden Globes, Italy. The upcoming new movie Totò plays is Il padre di famiglia which will be released on May 25, 1970.

'Antonio Griffo Focas Flavio Angelo Ducas Comneno Porfirogenito Gagliardi De Curtis di Bisanzio' was a descendant of the 'Comneno di Bizanzio' and also one of the most popular Italian film stars in history. His genre was undoubtedly the comedy where he achieved world fame. From 1917 he was an actor of the companies of the "comedia dell'arte" and also poet in Neapolitan dialect. In 1939 he started his career at the movies and as "Gaspare" in I due orfanelli (1947) he had his big breakthrough.

  • Birthday

    Feb 15, 1898
  • Place of Birth

    Naples, Campania, Italy

Known For


4 wins & 1 nominations

Golden Globes, Italy
Best Actor (Migliore Attore)
Winner - Golden Globe
Italian National Syndicate of Film Journalists
Best Actor (Migliore Attore Protagonista)
Winner - Silver Ribbon
Best Actor (Migliore Attore Protagonista)
Winner - Silver Ribbon
Guardie e ladri (1951)
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