Virna Lisi – Stunning Italian Actress
Birth Name: Virna Pieralisi
Date of Birth: Novembre 8, 1936
Place of Birth: Rome, Italia
Height: 5 ft 5 in; 1.65m
Measurements: 34-24-35(in); 86.3-61-89(cm)
Lisi in one sentence: Virna is one of the most beautiful blondes in world of cinematography.
When I realized that I was not just a doll, it was the beginning of the happiest period of my career , I really learned to enjoy.
If you pretend, sooner or later, they'll discover.
- Virna started her acting career when she was a teenager, at the age of 16.
- She has a brother who is an actor as well.
- She was discovered by Antonio Ferrigno and Ettore Pesce in Paris.
- Her debut was the film La corda d'acciaio (The line of steel, 1953).
- Lisi has done a number of films and she appeared in many commercials and television dramas that were widely popular throughout Italy.
- American producers considered her a new Merilyn Monroe. In Italy, she was called “Marylin Italiana”.
- Her last film was Il più bel giorno della mia vita.
- There is a Brazilian rock band named after her.
- Argentinian band Sumo made a song in her honor in 1980.
- This blonde beauty has rich filmography. She played in a number of films and television shows includiong: The Steel Rope, The Bachelor, The Woman of the Day, World of Miracles, Romolo e Remo, La Tulipe noire, How to Murder Your Wife, The Dolls, Casanova 70, Not with My Wife, You Don't! , The Girl and the General, The Christmas Tree, The Statue, White Fang, La Reine Margot, Cenerentola, Una tragedia americana, Deserto di fuoco...
- Virna has a son.
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Always remember that true beauty comes from within.