Vincenzo Salemme

24 July 1957 in Bacoli (prov. Napoli )

 

 

After completing high school, achieved at Liceo Umberto I in Naples, he enrolled at the Faculty of Humanities at the University of Naples Federico II. He debuted in the comedy Ballad and death of a capitano del popolo, hired by Tato Russo, in 1976. The following year in Rome enters the company of Eduardo De Filippo, where he took part in Those recorded many years ago, as an extra, the cylinder and the sindaco del rione sanità, broadcast on Raiuno in the late ' 70. After the death of Eduardo, continues with his son James Dahl, until 1992. Meanwhile, in 1990, the cultural Association of E.T. and debuted at the Teatro Roma clock, with comedy Dreams, needs, nightmares and Revivals, consisting of two act plays Goodnight and Mr. stroke of geniusThe success achieved, will enable him to form a professional company, Who takes center stage, with the phrase "If the dream becomes a need, stops being dream.", after twenty five years of psychoanalysis, has enclosed the meaning of These two texts;in 1991 will take the show to those children, whom Stepchildren, containing The bosom friend, Telefono Azzurro and PassacantandoThe play the friend of the heart, will create one of his most famous movies. With the comedy people want to laugh, to be attended by Stefano Sarcinelli and Francesco Paolantoni, besides pay homage to what he calls a Spartan life, namely theatrical life, picks up a theme typical of his teacher Eduardo, the boundary between dream and reality come to such a success that in 2005 there will be a sequel to people want to laugh ... yet. Is the 1994 the show Get a unique act plays, including the comedy Sparrows and bats and the last wish, plays linked by the theme of friendship. In 1995, comes success with comedy ... and it's snowing outside, the brainchild of Enzo Iacchetti, and a year later with Giobbe Covatta and Francesco Paolantoni writes Me & HimOf 1996 is comedy Flowers of stroke for Cetty Sommella, directed by Maurizio Casagrande, and ' crazy in love, award-winning Patisserie femmene, Bellavista, all with the central theme of the woman and/or of betrayal. At the end of the years ' 90, staged By Mom there is only one, and he himself declares:

 

I wrote this play in 1991 and as soon as I finished I thought, "this is a text that will be in a few years."And indeed ...! I felt that the comedy was in need of rest, of sedimentation. I needed to digest it, first of all because it's a comedy full of moods that I could only manage with greater maturity, both human and artistic then because it is a play on the elderly, the inability to endure the pains, the farewells, loneliness.

 

In 2001, on the occasion of the inauguration of the teatro Ambra Jovinelli in Rome, it realizes I the theatre, staging excerpts from his operas. In addition to theater, Vincenzo Salemme has also acted in a few movies, debuting in the years ' 80, directed by Nanni Moretti, in dreams and the mass is ended.Other films in which she starred are, there is room for everyone, Olé, Baarìa, Ex, life is a wonderful thing, A Christmas wedding plannerFirst movie he directed was Friend of the heart, released in December of 1998, collects billions of Liras; This is followed by love at first sight, SMS – in disguise, No problemAmong the plays, the most famous are ... and it's snowing outside!, Sparrows or bats?, Ithe theatre, award winning Pastry Bellavistathe curious case of Felice C, DaddyOn tv was involved in two shows on Raiuno Family S Show and from North to South, and I've said it all!. It is part of the Foundation's Scientific Committee of honour John Ambrosini. In 2014, takes part in the movie starring Gigi Proietti and Massimo Boldi Ma tu di che segno sei, directed by Neri Parenti.

 

 

Filmography Actor

 

Sweet dreams, directed by Nanni Moretti, 1981

 

Bianca, directed by Nanni Moretti, 1984

 

La messa è finitaby Nanni Moretti, 1985

 

There is room for everyone, directed by Giancarlo Planta, 1990

 

Death of a Neapolitan mathematicianby Mario Martone, 1992

 

The plunge, directed by Massimo Martella, 1993

 

Isolde, directed by Maurizio River, 1996

 

The friend of the heart, directed by Vincenzo Salemme, 1998

 

Love at first sight, directed by Vincenzo Salemme, 1999

 

Faccia di Picasso, directed by Massimo Ceccherini, cameo .2000

 

Freewheeling, directed by Vincenzo Salemme, 2000

 

Would to heaven!, directed by Vincenzo Salemme, 2002, directed by Vincenzo Salemme, 2003

 

Cose da pazzi, directed by Vincenzo Salemme, 2005

 

Olé, directed by Carlo Vanzina, 2006

 

Avalon, directed by Roberto Cimpanelli, 2006

 

SMS-Sotto mentite spoglie, directed by Vincenzo Salemme, 2007

 

No problem, directed by Vincenzo Salemme, 2008

 

Ex, directed by Fausto Brizzi, 2009

 

Baarìa, Giuseppe Tornatore, 2009

 

Life is a wonderful thing, directed by Carlo Vanzina, 2010

 

A Natale mi sposo, directed by Paolo Costella, 2010

 

Without art nor part, directed by Giovanni Albanese, 2011

                                                                                                                

Kissed by luck, directed by Paolo Costella, 2011

 

Ex-friends again!, directed by Carlo Vanzina, 2011

 

Chocolate lessons 2, directed by Alessio Maria Federici, 2011

 

10 rules to make you fall in love, directed by Cristiano Bortone, 2012

 

Good day, directed by Carlo Vanzina, 2012

 

A woman for life, directed by Maurizio Casagrande, cameo, 2012

 

Never United States, directed by Carlo Vanzina, 2013

 

Sapore di te, directed by Carlo Vanzina, 2014

 

... and it's snowing outside, directed by Vincenzo Salemme, 2014

 

Ma tu di che segno 6?, directed by Neri Parenti, 2014

 

Se mi lasci non vale, directed by Vincenzo Salemme, 2016

 

 

Television

 

A Sicilian in Sicily, directed by Pino Passalacqua, miniseries, 1987

 

 

Director and screenwriter

 

The friend of the heart, 1998

 

Love at first sight, 1999

 

Freewheeling, 2000

 

Would to heaven!, 2002

 

I saw the stars!, 2003

 

Cose da pazzi, 2005

 

SMS – in disguise, 2007

 

No problem, 2008

 

... and it's snowing outside, 2014

 

Se mi lasci non vale, 2016

 

Before Monday, directed by Massimo Cappelli 2016

 

Treasure hunt, directed by Carlo Vanzina 2017

 

The contagion, directed by Matteo Botrugno and Daniele Coluccini 2017

 

 

 Voice actor

 

Opopomoz, directed by Enzo D ' Alò, voice of Joseph, 2003

 

Theatre

 

The cylinder, 1978

 

Those include many years ago, 1978

 

Il sindaco del rione Sanità, 1979

 

The storm, also directed, 1986

 

Don Giovanni, also directed, 1988

 

To whom the children stepchildren, also directed, 1991

 

People want to laugh, also directed, 1993

 

Sparrows or bats?, also directed, 1993

 

Unique Facts for comedic acts, also directed, 1994

 

... and it's snowing outside, also directed, 1995

 

Me & him, also directed, 1996

 

Flowers of stroke, also directed, 1996

 

The curious case of Felice C., also directed, 1996

 

Award-winning Patisserie Bellavista, also directed, 1997

 

Mom there is only one, also directed, 1999

 

Sogni e bisogni, also directed, 2001

 

I the theatre!, also directed, 2001

 

People want to laugh, also directed, 2004

 

People want to laugh ... again!, also directed, 2005

 

Daddy Darling, also directed, 2006

 

The lobster to the poison, also directed, 2010

 

Il diavolo custode, also directed, 2012

 

Sogni e bisogni, nightmares and revivals, also directed, 2014

 

An extravagant party, 2016

 

Daddy Darling, 2016

 

Variety shows

 

Family S show, Rai 1, 2006

 

Dancing with the stars, Rai 1, 2006

 

From North to South, and I've said it all!, Rai 1, 2009

 

Works

 

... and it's snowing outside, Pafpo, Milano, 1997; Sellerio, Palermo, 1999

 

Award-winning Patisserie Bellavista, Sellerio, Palermo, 1999

 

Sogni e bisogni ... nightmares and revivals, Mondadori, Milan, 2002

 

The friend of the heartComedy in two acts, Sellerio, Palermo, 2003