Person Details

Birthday: 1941-11-23 21:36:39

Aliases: No known aliases

Gender: Male

Place of birth: San Prospero Parmense, Italy

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Movie Involvements: 141

TV Involvements: 7


Most Famous Work

Biography

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.


Most Famous Work

Django Unchained
Average
8

Django Unchained

(2012) Amerigo Vessepi
John Wick: Chapter 2
Average
7

John Wick: Chapter 2

(2017) Julius
Die Hard 2
Average
7

Die Hard 2

(1990) General Ramon Esperanza
Django
Average
7

Django

(1966) Django
The Lost City of Z
Average
6

The Lost City of Z

(2017) Baron de Gondoriz
Force 10 from Navarone
Average
6

Force 10 from Navarone

(1978) Lescovar
Iceman
Average
7

Iceman

(2017) Ditob
Tristana
Average
7

Tristana

(1970) Horacio

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2019 Luigi Forlinghetti
Rainer Praeger
Fabrizio Collini
N/A
2018 N/A
2017 Ditob
Hiram Abif
Carlo
Guglielmo
il primario
Baron de Gondoriz
Alberto
Julius
2016 N/A
2015 Himself
N/A
2014 Himself
N/A
Marquis Polesini
N/A
Carmine
2013 Paolo
Himself
2012 Amerigo Vessepi
Felix the Alchemist
Alvaro Genta
Himself
Dr. Cornelius Van Morgen
2011 Uncle Topolino (voice)
Narratore
2010 Il barbone
Lorenzo Bartolini
Augustine of Hippo
Augustinus
2009 Enrico Puzzo
2008 Max Freeman
Il Barbone
Mario
Ferran Moreno
King Mathias
Rene Iuvara
Mentore
Carlos Sanchez
2007 Michele Acucella
Caifa
2006 Caifa
Zachary
Himself
N/A
2005 Lorenzo
Luca
Himself
N/A
Giudice
N/A
Himself
2004 Bakchus
Padre
2003 Il barbone
N/A
Bear's Trainer
2002 The pistolero
Giuseppe Mantaldo
N/A
Cardenal Tura
Antonio
Fashion Billionaire
2001 Gen. Francini
Bishop Gellért
Ibnazul
2000 Gamaliel
N/A
N/A
1999 Caporale Nerza
1998 Dr. Vicente Areavaga
Andrea
Gianni Versace
Yogi Azim
1997 N/A
N/A
Natan
1996 Árpád
Yogi Azim
Adolfo Cavani
1995 Jonathan
1994 Dragon King
1993 Chris Lang
Enzo Lombardi
1992 Gabriele da Poppi
Franco
1991 Fernando
Count Vorontsov
Aquani
1990 Angelo
General Ramon Esperanza
1989 fra Cristoforo
1988 Janza
Claudio Toscanini
Ted Angelo
N/A
Francis, il marinaio
Commissario
1987 Django
Johan (John) Berg
Paul
1985 Falco
Nick
Andre
1984 Böhme
Arbaces
1983 N/A
John Reed
1982 John Reed
N/A
Lieutenant Seblon
N/A
Weiss
N/A
1981 Cole
Banović Strahinja
Carabinieri Colonel Dante Matucci
1980 Hakim
Larry Stanziani
Renzo Dominici
1979 Mike di Donato
General Konrad von Der Berg
Guido
Jesus Christ (uncredited)
1978 Baydr Al Fay
Lescovar
Jean Ballard
1977 Walter Mancini
1976 Keoma
Armand
Issa
Sadry
Captain Asciutto
1975 Rudolph Valentino
Professore Michele Belcore
Onion Stark
Giacomo Solaris
Judge Dani
1974 Jason Scott
Carlo Antonelli
Walter Audisio
Nicola Bellizzi
1973 Jason Scott
Commissario Belli
Johnny Ears
Mosquito
Giacomo Matteotti
1972 Ambrosio
Louis
1971 Prince Dimitri Vassilovich Vladek Orlowsky
Vanzi
Osiride
Andrea Bild
Deputy D.A. Traini
1970 Bruno
Yodlaf Peterson
Bruno Grauber
The gypsy
Horacio
1969 Capitani Michele Rossi
Commissario Stefano Belli
1968 Leonardo Ferri
Sergei Kowalski, The Polish
Gavino
Capitano Bellodi
1967 Django
Lancelot Du Lac
1966 Abel
Burt Sullivan
Tom Corbett
Lt. Jake
Mino
Lt. Jake Jacowitx
Django
Tony Lo Bello (as Frank Nero)
1965 Edith Wickett
Italo - The garage attendant
Fabrizio
1964 N/A
1963 N/A
Django
Year Character Movie/Tv

Crew

Year Role Movie/Tv
2012 Thanks
Year Role Movie/Tv

Directing

Year Role Movie/Tv
2005 Director
Year Role Movie/Tv

Production

Year Role Movie/Tv
2005 Producer
1995 Producer
1979 Co-Producer
1971 Producer
1970 Co-Producer
Year Role Movie/Tv

Writing

Year Role Movie/Tv
2005 Writer
1995 Story
Year Role Movie/Tv

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