Sophia Loren

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Age: 79
Birthplace: Rome, Italy

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Sophia Loren, OMRI (born Sofia Villani Scicolone; 20 September 1934) is an Italian actress.
In 1962, Loren won the Academy Award for Best Actress for her role in Two Women, along with 21 awards, becoming the first actress to win an Academy Award for a non-English-speaking performance. Loren has won 50 international awards, including an Oscar, seven Golden Globe Awards, a Grammy Award, a BAFTA Award and a Laurel Award. Her other films include: Houseboat (1958), El Cid (1961), Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow (1963), Marriage Italian Style (1964), A Special Day (1977). She has received critical and commercial success in movies for home box-office such as Courage (1986) and in American blockbusters such as Grumpier Old Men (1995), and Nine (2009). In 1994 she starred in Robert Altman's Ready to Wear, which earned her a Golden Globe nomination in 1995. The same year she received the Cecil B. de Mille award for lifetime achievements.
In 1999, Loren was listed by the American Film Institute on AFI's 100 Years... 100 Stars as #21 of 25 American female screen legends of all time. In 2002, she was honored by the National Italian American Foundation (NIAF) at its annual Anniversary Gala and was inducted into its Italian American Hall of Fame. In 2009, the Guinness Book of World Records recognized her as "Italy's Most Awarded Actress".
In 1991, the Republic of France awarded her a Distinction of la Légion d'honneur (the Legion of Honor) with the grade of Chevalier (Knight). In 1997, Loren was invested Cavaliere di Gran Croce Ordine al Merito della Repubblica Italiana (Knight Grand Cross of the Order of Merit of the Italian Republic). In 2010, she was awarded the Praemium Imperiale by the Imperial Family of Japan on behalf of the Japan Art Association.

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Movie Character Year
Z43fgn5mzzva6oz41j3sufr4sul Poverty and Nobility Gemma 1954
Osmabgnqbehh733btodnwwets8m Attila Honoria 1954
2gpz6nsrtnhbgh03mxc4cmmhecs Too Bad She's Bad Lina Stroppiani 1955
Dgslyaetwjdbzxzxwq7o3oowcct Boy on a Dolphin Phaedra 1957
Ht3ftivicqp8elx8izinligydim Legend of the Lost Dita 1957
4swjv9ic5siwhpv0fnvd0dttpxa Desire Under the Elms Anna Cabot 1958
6rdbn9kwroxelwbwtj74rnnzjcs Houseboat Cinzia Zaccardi 1958
B2fkotlmeelapctmuzwwdc9soxg That Kind of Woman Kay 1959
9grsbojzugyr7norekdczr7w73z Two Women Cesira 1960
Flbs29gacdwjwlvr7ynedtagscw Heller in Pink Tights Angela Rossini 1960
Iehtwu3nblpyfbh0alkrejrgxey El Cid Jimena 1961
Gswawocnduvbjys2rvdwar92par The Fall of the Roman Empire Lucilla 1964
N0qavz3w8junbnabmd7ux2ry2y8 Marriage Italian Style Filumena Marturano 1964
M4dva9eaj2tiaxswlkjixifpfso Operation Crossbow Nora 1965
Hljcd7qcb9lt0fgrbwxsaq3kdjj Arabesque Yasmin Azir 1966
La5cj07arnbuqoc1q3uldwbh1ub A Countess from Hong Kong Natascha 1967
Ioq0jkexnvonw5ogqpfeavswodx The Cassandra Crossing Jennifer Rispoli Chamberlain 1976
M59e4c7270i9rnpvlosodzrvtwo Gun Moll Pupa 1978
Vwfb1p6nevvd0s07pcu6djrkept Brass Target Mara 1978
1deyt8jpof0uitmrfo7nrcb9zxd Running Away Cesira 1989
E6kots0pel4ehpdfxickq3dlmsr Ready to Wear Isabella de la Fontaine 1994
Bcucmod00zzbspisneuptffapal Grumpier Old Men Maria Sophia Coletta Ragetti 1995
Blcdeglvhgqredvmvikohmv2v42 Between Strangers Olivia 2002
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