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Carlo Mazzarella

Genova, 30 July 1919 – 7 March 1993



He attended the Accademia Nazionale d'Arte Drammatica in the same class as Vittorio Gassman, but an acting career ended in the interpretation of some secondary role, did not like to be remember its stakes in some movies by toto. Of this experience he retained the unique ability to talk to the public, who revealed to possess in his profession as a commentator, half reporter and half show how it was defined. In the late 50 and early 1960 strives, together with many colleagues from diverse political project promotion Chronicles from the World but dissociates itself a few years later.

In 1964 he produced a special service for tv entitled journey between the blacks of America, for which he was awarded the Golden Jellyfish V prize of Coli, for inquiry filmed. The service, in addition to the topicality of the contents and the commitment he took part in the tv program variety Za Bum, celebrated his reportage from the East and from the Usa, for its subtle humor and for being the inventor of nicknames have lumbered yourselves to tv personalities, Maguire loved talking with his audience so breezy and showed long this attitude in the address books from him with attention on Sundays for the tg2.




1945/ The models of Via Margutta, directed by Giuseppe Maria Scotese 

1945/ Mr. Travet's miseries, directed by Mario Soldati 

1946/ The lost happiness, directed by Filippo Walter Ratti

1947/ The wind she sung a song, directed by Camillo Mastrocinque 

1947/ Christmas at Camp 119, directed by Pietro Francisci 

1947/ Arrivederci, papà, directed by Camillo Mastrocinque

1948/ Bitter rice, directed by Giuseppe De Santis

1949/ Snow white and the seven thieves, directed by Giacomo Gentilomo 

1950/ Venus-sat, directed by Giorgio Ferroni

1950/ Figaro qua, Figaro là, directed by Alberto Lattuada

1950/ The knight has arrived, directed by Steno, Mario Monicelli 

1951/ Other times, directed by Alessandro Blasetti 

1951/ Eager to live, directed by Claudio Gora 

1952Toto to Colors, directed by Steno,

1952The infidels, directed by Steno, Mario Monicelli 

1953/ Neapolitan Carousel by Ettore Giannini 

1953Toto and Carolina by Mario Monicelli 

1953/ I chose love, directed by Mario Zampi

1953/ It was she who I wanted, directed by Marino Girolami 

1953/ Cinema of the past, directed by Steno 

1954/ Gran Varietà, directed by Domenico Paolella 

1954Red and black, directed by Domenico Paolella 

1954Bravissimo, directed by Luigi Filippo D'Amico

1955/ A hero of our times, directed by Mario Monicelli 

1955Destination Piovarolo, directed by Domenico Paolella

1956/ Kean – genius and sgretolatezza, directed by Vittorio Gassman and Francesco Rosi

1956/ A mink coat, directed by Glauco Pellegrini 

1964/ The flying saucer, directed by Tinto Brass 

1964/ Luky Luciano, directed by Francesco Rosi