Tinì Cansino

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Tinì Cansino
Photina Lappa

(1959-09-23) 23 September 1959 (age 62)
Occupation Actress, television personality

Tinì Cansino, stage name of Photina Lappa (born 23 September 1959), is a Greek actress and television personality, mainly active in Italy.



Born in Volos, she studied ballet, and made her television debut in the show Playgirl, hosted by Minnie Minoprio. [1] Her stage name was chosen by the agent Alberto Tarallo, in relation to her remembrance to Rita Hayworth (whose real surname was Cansino). [1] She is best known for the TV-show Drive In , in which she starred between 1983 and 1988. [1] [2] [3] During these years she was also active in cinema, especially in comedies and erotic films. [1] [3] [4] [5] She made her television comeback in 2012 as a pundit in the Canale 5 dating show Uomini e donne  [ it ]. [6] [7]

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