Antonio Eduardo Taranto in art Nino Taranto

Naples, 28 August 1907 – 23 February 1986


Taranto was born in Forcella from Raymond Taranto and Maria Salomone. He Began thirteen years at the Teatro Centrale in Naples. In 1927 enters the company Cafiero-Smoke.

In 1933 was discovered by Anna Fougez that makes him debut in the Big magazine down to Wanda Osiris and Titan De Filippo giving life to extraordinary specters between here his character Ciccio Cheese. In 1938 he began his acting career with the film Nonna Felicita Of Mattoli. In 1955 he founded his own theatrical company. In 1958 he participates in several radio broadcasts. He Died in 1986 in Naples after a long illness.




See Naples and then Die, Directed By Eugenio Perego


Nonna Felicita, Directed By Mario Mattoli


the did a Lady, Directed By Mario Mattoli


We were seven widows, Directed By Mario Mattoli


The stolen song, Directed By Max Neufeld


The Whole Town sings, Directed By Riccardo Freda


The strike of the millions, Directed By Raffaello Matarazzo


where Is Zazà?Directed by Giorgio Simonelli


the Baron Carlo Mazza, Directed By Guido Brignone


Damn the war!, Directed By Giorgio Simonelli


If I were deputy, Directed By Giorgio Simonelli


the chastity belt, Directed By Camillo mastrocinque


the firefighters Of Viggiù, Directed By Mario Mattoli


Botta and Reply, Directed By Mario Soldati


Libera release, Directed By Diulio Coletti


Dude, Caio, Sempronio, Directed By Marcello Marchesi, Vittorio Metz And Alberto Wells


Libera release, Directed By Duillio Coletti


Dude, Caio, Sempronio, Directed By Marcello Marchesi, Vittorio Metz And Alberto Wells


License Award, Directed By Max Neufeld


Fiorenzo, the third man, Directed By Stefano Canzio


a thief in Paradise, Directed By Domenico Paolella


The tuner is here, directed by Duilio Coletti


Easy years, directed By Luigi Zampa


Cafè Chantant, Directed By Camillo mastrocinque


Milanesi In Napoli, Directed by Enzo di Gianni


happens at the Commissariat, Directed By Giorgio Simonelli


Assi in the limelight, Directed By Ferdinando Baldi And Giorgio Cristallini


The wife is the same for everyone, Directed By Giorgio Simonelli


wife and oxen, Directed By Leonardo De Mitri


South nothing new, Directed By Giorgio Simonelli


Husbands in the city, Directed By Luigi Comencini


Italy Piccola, Directed By Mario Soldati


the dollars Are coming, Directed By Mario Costa


the Terrible Theodore, Directed By Roberto Bianchi Montero


The kiss of The Sun, Directed By Siro Marcellini


I prepotent, Directed By Mario Amendola


Ferdinando I ° re Di Napoli, Directed By Gianni Franciolini


Caravan Petrol, Directed By Mario Amendola


Totò scam 62, Directed By Camillo mastrocinque


Gold fish and silver bikini, Directed By Carlo Veo


What a girl!! and.... What dollars!, directed By Giorgio Simonelli


the forgetful Of Collegno, Directed By Sergio Corbucci


Totò Against Maciste, Directed By Fernando Circle


the 4 monks, Directed By Carlo Ludovico Bragaglia


the shortest day, Directed By Sergio Corbucci


The Hound, Directed by Bernard-Roland


Le Massatrici, Directed By Lucio Fulci


the two Colonels, Directed by Steno


Toto versus I quattro, Directed by Steno


The Four Musketeers, Directed By Carlo Ludovico Bragaglia


the monk Of Monza, Directed By Sergio Corbucci


a strange kind, Directed By Lucio Fulci


Napoleon In Florence, Directed By Piero Pierotti


a tear on the face, Directed By Ettore Maria Fizzarotti


kneeling by you, Directed By Ettore Maria Fizzarotti


If I didn't have you, Directed By Ettore Maria Fizzarotti


I am not worthy of you, Directed By Ettore Maria Fizzarotti


Rita la mosquito, Directed By Lina Wertmüller


forgiveness, Directed By Ettore Maria Fizzarotti


No one can judge me, Directed By Ettore Maria Fizzarotti


You 'll See me back, Directed By Ettore Maria Fizzarotti


God, as I love you, Directed By Ettore Maria Fizzarotti


I'll read it in the eyes, Directed By Miguel Iglesias


tonight I throw myself, Directed By Ettore Mara Fizzarotti


the boy who knewhow to love, Directed by Enzo Dell'aquila


Franco, Ciccio and Le widows Allegre, directed by Marino Girolami


in the Sun, Directed By Aldo Grimaldi


operation Richness, Directed By Vittorio Musy Glori


Chimera, Directed By Ettore Maria Fizzarotti


The gold of the world, Directed By Aldo Grimaldi


the smiling boy, Directed By Aldo Grimaldi


Totò Story, various directors


her name Is Donna Rosa, Directed By Ettore Maria Fizzarotti


thinking of you, Directed By Aldo Grimaldi


midnight of Love, Directed By Ettore Maria Fizzarotti


Ninì Tirabusciò The woman who invented the move, Directed Marcello founded


come and be a soldier to us, Directed By Ettore Maria Fizzarotti



Rai Programs


Captain Fracassa


The flagship


Rai Television


He and she, directed by Vito Molinari


Us and Them, directed by Vito Molinari


Me, Agatha and you




Discography 78 Rounds


1946/ where Is Zazà?


1946/ all want Gagà/A'cchiu Casetta Discovery


1947/ Alice/Bridget


1950/ Archangel bottle/made Pittà


1950/ The Honourable Concetta/The protector of Noon


1950/ Ciccio cheese/mace piece and Lace


1950/ But this is world?


1953/ Camilla/Shoò Shoò


1953/ is Ccummarelle/OJ Illocco OJ


1955/' A Bonanema is the Ammore/schezzechiava



Discography 33 Rounds


1958/ Neapolitan songs


1964/ Nino Taranto-Comic skits


1968/ Nino Taranto – Neapolitan poems


1969/ Nino Taranto – Comic skits


1977/ Neapolitan Poems


Discography 45 Rounds


1959/ Pepita/Anneso... That Calypso


1959/ The supporter/the Professor


1959/ over ' or Filibus/from the barber


1961/ Don Anselmo And Don Felice


1961/ ' O Lyon/' to Findanzata Mia


1961/ Napule Dinto and Fora


1963/ Quagliarulo leaves!/how nervous I am


1967/' A prutesta/' or Matusa


1967/ Totonno ' and Quagliarella/Testament


1967/ Ciccio cheese/La Caccavella


1967/ In the Banco Lotto/Giacomino a leaves and doubles


1967/ Dint'a railway station/Fora a hall ' and ran


1967/ The Miserino family/has gone crazy my wife


1967/ Portacapuana (Fish Market) write me letter


1968/ Na Broom Game


1968/ ' O long-haired Napulitano/a restless night


1968/ The Honourable Raganelli/O carouse ' and the Honourable


1968/ Ciccillo chelè/E lelectric Bulbs


1968/ The two twins/Gennaro Esposito


1968/ ' O miercuri d'' a Madonna ' Or Carmene/a San Francisco


1968/ ' O Munno is ' na ball/o transplant


1973/ Carmè... There/That the Guillotin is lightened