Franco Nero

Italian Actor Franco Nero

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Franco Nero (born 23 November 1941) is an Italian actor. He is best known for his roles of the title character in Sergio Corbucci's Django (1966), Sir Lancelot in Joshua Logan's Camelot (1967), Horacio in Luis Buñuel's Tristana (1970), the title character in Enzo G. Castellari's Keoma (1976), Captain Nikolai Lescovar/Colonel von Ingorslebon in Guy Hamilton's Force 10 from Navarone (1978), Cole in Menahem Golan's Enter the Ninja(1981), his reprising role again as the title character in Nello Rossatti's Django Strikes Again (1987), General Ramon Esperanza in Renny Harlin's Die Hard 2 (1990), Gianni Versace in Menahem Golan's The Versace Murder (1998), General Francini in Brian Trenchard-Smith's Megiddo: The Omega Code 2 (2001) and Lorenzo Bartolini in Gary Winick's Letters to Juliet (2010). He also played the narrator in the film Rasputin (2010) directed by Louis Nero and voiced the character of Uncle Topolino in the animated film Cars 2 (2011) directed by John Lasseter and co-directed by Brad Lewis. In 2012 Nero made a cameo appearance inQuentin Tarantino's Django Unchained.

Birth Date
Age 77
San Prospero Parmense, Italy
  • Actor
Film Industry

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Year Movie Country Role Credit Ratings
2018 Red Land Italy Actor 7.00
2017 Iceman Austria, Germany, Italy Ditob Actor 0.00
2017 The Lost City of Z United Kingdom, United States Baron de Gondoriz Actor 0.00
2009 Killing Is My Business, Honey Germany Enrico Puzzo Actor 0.00
1987 Django Strikes Again Italy Django Actor 0.00
1982 Kamikaze 1989 Germany Weiss Actor 0.00
1977 Hitch Hike Italy Walter Mancini Actor 0.00
1976 Keoma Italy Keoma Actor 0.00
1971 Confessions of a Police Captain Italy Deputy D.A. Traini Actor 0.00
1971 The Fifth Cord Italy Andrea Bild Actor 0.00
1970 Tristana Spain, France, Italy Horacio Actor 0.00
1970 Companeros Italy, Germany, Spain Yodlaf Peterson Actor 0.00
1969 The Battle of Neretva Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, United States, Serbia, Italy, Germany Capitani Michele Rossi Actor 0.00
1968 A Quiet Place in the Country Italy, France Leonardo Ferri Actor 0.00
1968 The Day of the Owl France, Italy Capitano Bellodi Actor 0.00
1966 Texas, Adios Italy, Spain Burt Sullivan Actor 0.00
1966 Massacre Time Italy Tom Corbett Actor 0.00
1966 Django Italy, Spain Django Actor 0.00
1965 I Knew Her Well Italy, France, Germany Italo - The garage attendant Actor 0.00

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