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.

 

Filmography

 

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

 

Story

 

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