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Tofano is an Italian surname. Notable people with the surname include:

Rosetta Tofano (1902–1960) was an Italian costume designer and film star. She was a noted costumier for the stage and films. In 1923 she met and married Sergio Tofano. She made her film debut in the lead role in the 1932 film Your Money or Your Life and made several further appearances over the next decade.

Sergio Tofano Italian film actor, director, playwright, scene designer and illustrator

Sergio Tòfano was an Italian actor, director, playwright, scene designer and illustrator.

Tecla Tofano was a Venezuelan artist, ceramicist, and writer active from the 1950s until her death. Tofano studied ceramics and enamel with Miguel Arroyo at the Escuela de Artes Plásticas y Applicadas, alongside fellow students and ceramicists, Cristina Merchán and Reyna Herrera. A member of the cooperative Forma Veinte, her works garnered wide acclaim, and she became known for her controversial, political, and feminist imagery.

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The Private Secretary is a 1931 Italian musical film directed by Goffredo Alessandrini and starring Elsa Merlini, Nino Besozzi and Sergio Tofano. It was the Italian-language version of the German film Die Privatsekretärin.

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Your Money or Your Life is a 1932 Italian comedy film directed by Carlo Ludovico Bragaglia and starring Sergio Tofano, Rosetta Tofano and Luigi Almirante. It was made at the Cines Studios in Rome.

<i>Princess Cinderella</i> 1942 film by Sergio Tofano

Princess Cinderella is a 1941 Italian fantasy-comedy film written and directed by Sergio Tofano.It is based on the characters of the popular comic strip series Signor Bonaventura, created in 1917 by the same Tofano for the children magazine Corriere dei Piccoli.

The Girl with the Bruise is a 1933 German-Italian comedy film directed by E.W. Emo and starring Hilda Springher, Sergio Tofano and Renato Cialente. It is the Italian-language version of the German film And Who Is Kissing Me?.

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Father For a Night is a 1939 Italian romantic comedy film directed by Mario Bonnard and starring Sergio Tofano, Clelia Matania and Carlo Romano.