Pino Colizzi

Giuseppe "Pino" Colizzi (born November 12, 1937) is an Italian actor and voice actor.[1]

Pino Colizzi
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Colizzi in Italian Graffiti (1973)
Born
Giuseppe Colizzi

(1937-11-12) November 12, 1937 (age 82)
Rome, Italy
OccupationActor, voice actor, dubbing director
Years active1960-2015
Spouse(s)Manuela Andrei (m. ?-?)
ChildrenChiara Colizzi

BiographyEdit

Born in Rome, Colizzi started his career on stage and in 1960 he got his first major role, playing the title role in a badly received television adaptation of Tom Jones.[2] His career became more intense between the 1970s and the early 1980s, when he starred in a number of successful TV-series and genre films.[3] Since the 1980s Colizzi focused his activities on voice acting.[4]

Colizzi was also a very successful voice-over artist. He regularly dubbed over the voices of Christopher Reeve, Jack Nicholson, James Caan, Richard Dreyfuss, Omar Sharif and Franco Nero. He also dubbed Michael Douglas (a role which he shared with Oreste Rizzini) in a select number of his films. Some of Colizzi's most popular dubbing contributions include Superman in the Italian dub of the first three films of the Superman film series until being replaced by Sergio Di Stefano in the fourth film. He also dubbed Sonny Corleone in The Godfather and Hooper in Jaws.[5]

Personal lifeEdit

From his relationship with ex-wife Manuela Andrei, Colizzi is the father of voice actress Chiara Colizzi. He retired in 2015.

FilmographyEdit

CinemaEdit

Dubbing rolesEdit

AnimationEdit

Live actionEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Pino Colizzi's dubbing contributions". Antoniogenna.net. Retrieved 31 October 2018.
  2. ^ "Pino Colizzi". MYmovies. Retrieved 17 April 2020.
  3. ^ Roberto Chiti, Roberto Poppi. Dizionario del cinema italiano. Gli attori. Gremese Editore, 2003. ISBN 8884402131.
  4. ^ Aldo Grasso, Massimo Scaglioni. Enciclopedia della Televisione. Garzanti, Milano, 1996 – 2003. ISBN 881150466X.
  5. ^ Intervista a PINO COLIZZI (2012) | enciclopediadeldoppiaggio.it
  6. ^ "Robin Hood Italian voice cast". Antoniogenna.net. Retrieved 2020-04-20.
  7. ^ "Superman Italian voice cast". Antoniogenna.net. Retrieved 2020-04-20.
  8. ^ "Superman II Italian voice cast". Antoniogenna.net. Retrieved 2019-04-20.
  9. ^ "Superman III Italian voice cast". Antoniogenna.net. Retrieved 2020-04-20.
  10. ^ "The Godfather Italian voice cast". Antoniogenna.net. Retrieved 2020-04-20.
  11. ^ "The Godfather Part II Italian voice cast". Antoniogenna.net. Retrieved 2020-04-20.
  12. ^ "Jaws Italian voice cast". Antoniogenna.net. Retrieved 2020-04-20.
  13. ^ "Black Rain Italian voice cast". Antoniogenna.net. Retrieved 2020-04-20.
  14. ^ "Mars Attacks! Italian voice cast". Antoniogenna.net. Retrieved 2020-04-20.
  15. ^ "Close Encounters of the Third Kind Italian voice cast". Antoniogenna.net. Retrieved 2020-04-20.
  16. ^ "Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country Italian voice cast". Antoniogenna.net. Retrieved 2020-04-20.
  17. ^ "Apocalypse Now Italian voice cast". Antoniogenna.net. Retrieved 2020-04-20.

External linksEdit

  Media related to Pino Colizzi at Wikimedia Commons