Bianca Guaccero

Bianca Guaccero (Bitonto, 15 January 1981), is an Italian actress, singer and TV presenter.

Bianca Guaccero
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Bianca Guaccero in 2010
Born (1981-01-15) 15 January 1981 (age 40)
NationalityItalian
OccupationActress, singer, television presenter
Height1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)

In February 2010, she resumed her notable role of Carolina Scapece in the Rai Uno mini-series Capri 3. She had played the same part of the conniving Caroline in the first and second Capri series. In 2009, she was one of the cast of Il Bene e il Male ("The Good and the Bad") in which she portrayed a policewoman. In 2006, she had starred in the title role of Assunta Spina, a television mini-series remake of the 1948 film.

CareerEdit

Guaccero was born in Bitonto, a comune in the province of Bari, Italy. She began her career in Italian television in 1996 at the age of fifteen with the variety programme Sotto a Chi Tocca, which also featured showgirl Pamela Prati and comedian Pippo Franco.

In 1999, she made her acting debut in the film Terra Bruciata, directed by Fabio Segatori, in which she played the part of Maria. Since then she has performed regularly in both television and the cinema, and has appeared twice on stage in theatrical productions.

One of her most notable performances has been in the role of the malicious, conniving Carolina Scapece in the Rai Uno mini-series Capri, Capri 2 and Capri 3. She also starred in the title role of Assunta Spina, a mini-series remake of the 1948 film which starred Academy Award-winning actress Anna Magnani.

In 2008, Guaccero co-hosted the 58th edition of the Sanremo Music Festival with Pippo Baudo and Andrea Osvárt.[1]

FilmographyEdit

TelevisionEdit

Year Title Role Notes
1996 Sotto a chi tocca Herself/Host Game show
2002 John XXIII: The Pope of Peace Maria Television film
Tutti i sogni del mondo Daniela Benardi Miniseries
2004 Benedetti dal Signore Zara Episode: "Missione Zara"
La tassista Vittoria Recurring role; 3 episodes
Mai storie d'amore in cucina Evelina Miniseries
2005 Imperium: Saint Peter Silvia Television film
2006 Assunta Spina Assunta Spina Television film
2006–2010 Capri Carolina Scapece Main role; 38 episodes
2007 La terza verità Lidia Roccella Miniseries
2008 Sanremo Music Festival 2008 Herself/Host Annual music show
La stella della porta accanto Stella Miniseries
2009 Il bene e il male Grazia Micheli Main role; 12 episodes
2010 Mia madre Nunzia Television film
2012 Walter Chiari: Fino all'ultima risata Valeria Fabrizi Miniseries
2014 Napoli prima e dopo Herself/Co-host Annual music show
Purché finisca bene Valeria Episode: "Una coppia modello"
2015 Techetechetè Herself/Guest Variety show
Tale e quale show Herself Constastant (season 5)
L'anno che verrà 2015 Herself/Host Annual music festival
2016 Battiti Live Herself/Host Live event
L'anno che verrà 2016 Herself/Host Annual music festival
2017 60 Zecchini Herself Live event; performer
Sotto copertura Claudia Ventriglia Main role (season 2); 8 episodes
2018 In punta di piedi Lorenza Television film
2018–present Detto fatto Herself/Host Season 7–present

FilmsEdit

Year Title Role Notes
1999 Terra bruciata Maria
2000 Picasso's Face Samantha
2001 Tra due mondi Angelica
Witches to the North Selvaggia
2002 Il trasformista Katia
2005 Shadows in the Sun Maura
2019 Il grande spirito Milena

TelevisionEdit

  • Sotto a Chi Tocca (1996), variety programme
  • Ama Il Tuo Nemico 2 (2001), mini-series
  • La Memoria e il Perdona (2001), mini-series - Caterina/Isabel
  • John XXIII: The Pope of Peace (2002), film
  • Mudu (2003), variety programme
  • Tutti i Sogni del Mondo (2003), mini-series - Daniela
  • Benedetti dal Signore-Missione Zara (2004), film - Zara
  • Mai Storie d'Amore in Cucina (2004), film - Evelina Bruni
  • La Tassinara (2004), mini-series - Vittoria
  • Imperium: Saint Peter (2005), film - Silvia
  • Assunta Spina (2006), mini-series - title role
  • Capri (2006), mini-series - Carolina Scapece
  • Tutte Donne Tranne Me (2007), variety programme
  • La Terza Verità (2007), mini-series - Lidia Roccella
  • Capri 2 (2008), mini-series - Carolina Scapece
  • La Stella della Porta Accanto (2008), mini-series - Stella
  • 58th Edition of The Sanremo Music Festival, (2008) - co-host
  • Il Bene e Il Male (2009), series - Grazia Micheli
  • Capri 3, (2010), mini-series - Carolina Scapece

TheatreEdit

  • Il Sogno del Principe di Salina - L'Ultimo Gattopardo (2006) - Angelica
  • Poveri Ma Belli (2008–2009) - Giovanna

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Bianca Guaccero: 'Ho il sedere troppo grande'" (in Italian). La Stampa. 19 May 2008. Archived from the original on 23 February 2012. Retrieved 5 April 2009.

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