Cecilia Dazzi (born 17 October 1969) is an Italian actress, television personality and songwriter.

Cecilia Dazzi
Born (1969-10-17) 17 October 1969 (age 50)
Occupationactress

Life and careerEdit

Born in Rome, she is the daughter of film producer Tommaso Dazzi.[1][2][3] She made her film debut in 1987, in Ettore Scola's The Family.[1] After being an assistant of Carmelo Bene, in 1989 she went to New York City to pursue acting courses under Herbert Bergof.[2][4] Her breakout came with the TV-series I ragazzi del muretto.[4] In 1999 she won the David di Donatello for best supporting actress thanks to her performance in Cristina Comencini's Matrimoni.[2][4] In 2002 she won the Flaiano Prize for her performance in I Am Emma.[5]

Dazzi is also a songwriter, and she composed several of Niccolò Fabi's hits.[3][4] She also patented and developed a special pillow suitable for women with heavy breasts or suffering from mastitis.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Gianni Canova. Enciclopedia del cinema. Garzanti, 2009. ISBN 881150516X.
  2. ^ a b c Enrico Lancia, Roberto Poppi. Dizionario del cinema italiano - Le Attrici. Gremese Editore, 2003. ISBN 888440214X.
  3. ^ a b Eddy Anselmi. Festival di Sanremo: almanacco illustrato della canzone italiana. Panini Comics, 2009. ISBN 8863462291.
  4. ^ a b c d e Giorgio Dell'Arti, Massimo Parrini. Catalogo dei viventi. Marsilio, 2009. ISBN 978-88-317-9599-9.
  5. ^ "Un palco per debuttanti, anteprime e inediti". La Nuova Sardegna. 16 November 2002.

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