Toth Database - Cinema

Paolo Panelli

Rome, 15 July 1925-Rome, 19 May 1997




He began his theatrical career after graduating from the National Academic drama Rome, after having taken the first steps on stage as an actor Revue, debuts in 1946 with The Cherry Orchard, working on Piccolo Teatro of Rome until 1951, devoting himself more and more to the world of radio and television, thanks to the interpretation of the musical comedies of Garinei and Giovannini: Goodnight Bettinathe adorable Julius and a Trapeze for LisitrattaHe had a great passion for wood and in particular for the inlay.

In an interview published on a rotogravure, claimed to have started fiddling with the wood at age eight. Il Conte Tacchia playing the role of the father of the protagonist, does the work of Carpenter.

In 1959 he won the silver microphone Award for best tv personality of the year for conducting a historic Edition of Canzonissima, along with Delia Scala and Nino Manfredi. The same program also led the 1968 Edition along with Mina and Walter Chiari. He worked alongside the brilliant actress wife Bice Valori, with her was the star of numerous television shows since 1952, when the two actors were married, among these include Pep small encyclopedia Panelli of 1963, special for us of 1971, But that evening of 1978. In 1961 he starred in the musical comedy Rinaldo in Field of Garinei and Giovannini, with Domenico Modugno, Delia Scala, Franco Franchi and Ciccio Ingrassia, as "Chiericuzzu", in which, the comic actor, gives a great test, even by dramatic actor, at the moment of death of the character. He was a regular guest in almost all successful tv and radio shows, playing various characters including the taxi driver. Pacino has demonstrated his comic, and sometimes irreverent interpreter of the Roman characters, but also of the caricaturist vices of Italian middle.




1946/ The family of the antique dealer of Goldoni, directed by Alfredo Zennaro

1947/ And he says ... by Benecoste, directed by Adolfo Celi

1947/ The fair of the masks, rmplementation of Vito Pandolfi, with Nino Manfredi, Tino Buazzelli, Arnoldo Foà

1948/ Christ killed by Gian Paolo Callegari, directed by Guido Salvini, Teatro La Fenice in Venice

1948/ Long-nosed and short legs by Pietro Garinei and Sandro Giavannini

1949/ Don Giovanni or the stone guest by Moliere, directed by Orazio Costa, with Nino Manfredi, Tino Buazzelli and Bice Valori

1949/ The legend of Liliom by Ferenc Molnar, Director Orazio Costa, with Nino Manfredi, and Bice Valori

1950/ Shakespeare's twelfth night, directed by Orazio Costa, Nino Manfredi, Anna Proclemer, Bice Valori

1952/ Three-act plays (the friendship, the dead don't scare, the success of the day) by Eduardo De Filippo, directed by Eduardo De Filippo, with Nino Mafredi, Bice Valori

1952/ Le Bourgeois gentilhomme, Molière, directed by Tabari, Pavlova

1953/Upstream, by Vittorio Metz and Marcello Marchesi, with Walter Chiari, Domenico Modugno, Bice Valori, Gino Bramieri

1954/ Without a net, by Alberto Bonucci, and Paolo Panelli, with Monica Vitti, and Francesco Mulé

1956/ Goodnight, Bettina, Piero and Sandro Giovannini, Garinei, with Walter Chiari, and Delia Scala

1957/ The adorable Giulio di Pietro Garinei e Sandro Giovannini, with Carlo Dapporto, Delia Scala, Paolo Panelli, Teddy Reno

1958/ A Trapeze to Lysistrata di Pietro Garinei e Sandro Giovannini, with Mario Carotenuto, Nino Manfredi and Delia Scala

1961/ Rinaldo on the pitch di Pietro Garinei e Sandro Giovannini, with Domenico Modugno, Delia Scala, Franco Franchi and Ciccio Ingrassia

1966/ Dawn, day and night by Dario Niccodemi, directed by Luciano Mandolfo, with Bice Valori, and Elio Pandolfi, produced by Garinei, and Giavannini

1967/ The Coffee Shop, Goldoni, directed by Giuseppe Patroni Griffi

1973/ No sex please we're British, a. Marriot, directed by Pietro Garinei and Sandro Giovannini, with Johnny Dorelli, Alida Chelli, and Bice Valori

1980/ Add a seat at the table, Garinei, Giovannini, Iai Fiastri, directed by Garinei e Giovanni with Johnny Dorelli, Bice Valori, Elio Pandolfi, Gloria Guida




1942 / Alpha Tau

1948 / Guarany of  Riccardo Chilly

1948 / Goodbye, Daddy

1949 / Swallows in flight

1950 / Against the law

1950/ Hearts at sea

1951 / Paris is always Paris

1951 / The latest ruling

1952 / Just for you Lucia, regia di Franco Rosi

1952/ Wife for one night

1953/ Scampolo

1953/ The seven of the big bear

1953 / The Voice of Silence

1954/ Laugh! Laugh! Laugh, regia di Edoardo Anton

1954/ Lightning Division

1954/ The Great Hope

1954/ I chose love

1955/ The wife is the same for everyone

1955/ Beautiful don't cry

1957/ Rights

1958/ My grandmother policeman

1958/ The tips

1960/ Us hard, regia di Camillo Mastrocinque

1960/ The Teddy boys of the song, regia di Domenico Paolella

1960/ Ladies, directed by Turi Vasile

1961/ Akiko by Luigi Filippo D'Amico

1961/ The killer

1961/ Chronicles of '22

1963/ We are all pomicioni

1963/ The shortest day

1964/ The Martians have 12 hands

1965/ Italian love

1965/ I kill, you kill, episode "the dance of the hours"

1966/ Rita the Mosquito

1966/ Forgiveness

1966/ Me, me, me and others

1967/ Other, others, and us

1968/ Zum Zum Zum, the song that goes through my head

1969/ The nurses of the mutual

1970/ Midnight love affair

1970/ On the day of the Lord 

1982/ Count Tacchia

1983/ Sing Sing

1983/ This and that

1986/ Department stores

1987/ Those of the helmet

1989/ Splendor

1991/ Towards Evening

1992/ Snake relatives




1989/ The guys at 3° c

1989/ The traffic COP, directed by Castellano e Pipolo, episode the old man where I put it?

1994/ Crazy family

1996/ Crazy family 2