Franco Silva

Franco Silva

Franco Silva and Dawn Addams
in the film Mizar (1954)
Born Francesco Vistarini
(1920-02-18)18 February 1920
Died 10 November 1995(1995-11-10) (aged 75)
Occupation Actor

Franco Silva (18 February 1920 – 10 November 1995) was an Italian actor.

Born in Genoa as Francesco Vistarini, Silva moved in Rome to attend the Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia, from which he graduated in 1938;[1] the following year he made his film debut in Ho visto brillare le stelle. Silva was mainly active between the 1950s and the mid-1960s; he was also active on stage and on television.[1] Silva was the father of actress Mita Medici.[1][2]

Selected filmography


  1. 1 2 3 Enrico Lancia; Roberto Poppi; Fabio Melelli; Mario Pecorari. Gli Attori - Vol.3. Gremese Editore.
  2. "Morto l'attore Franco Silva". La Stampa. 12 November 1995.

External links

This article is issued from Wikipedia - version of the 7/3/2016. The text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share Alike but additional terms may apply for the media files.