Andrea Scotti

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Andrea Scotti
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Andrea Scotti in Lo voglio morto (1968)
Born27 August 1931 (1931-08-27) (age 89)
Naples, Italy

Andrea Scotti (born 27 August 1931) is an Italian film and television actor.



Born in Naples, Andrea Scotti attended at the Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia in Rome, graduating in 1956. [1] During his career he was mainly active in genre films, particularly peplum, Spaghetti Western and crime films, [1] He was sometimes credited Andrew Scott. [1]

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  1. 1 2 3 Enrico Lancia. Dizionario del cinema italiano: Gli Attori Vol. 2. Gremese Editore, 2003. ISBN   8884402697.