Massimo Troisi

Massimo Troisi

  • Highest Rated: 93% Il Postino: The Postman (Il Postino) (1995)
  • Lowest Rated: 93% Il Postino: The Postman (Il Postino) (1995)
  • Birthday: Feb 19, 1953
  • Birthplace: San Giorgio a Cremano, Naples, Campania, Italy
  • Massimo Troisi was a popular Italian film star and director during the 1980s. Internationally, Troisi is best-known for co-starring in Il Postino (The Postman) (1995) which was released after his death from heart failure in 1994. Troisi came from a large family in a town located near Naples and started out performing in local cabarets as part of La Smorfia, a three-person comedy/satire group. This led to appearances on television. Troisi made his acting and directorial feature film debut in Ricomincio da Tre (1980). It was a smash hit and led Troisi to quickly make four more films. He also occasionally appeared in other directors' films as in Ettore Scola's Splendor (1988).

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No Score Yet There's Nothing Left to Do but Cry (Non ci resta che piangere) Screenwriter Actor Director 1999
93% Il Postino: The Postman (Il Postino) Mario Ruoppolo Screenwriter 1995
No Score Yet Pensavo fosse amore invece era un calesse (I Thought It Was Love) Director Tommaso 1991
No Score Yet Il viaggio di Capitan Fracassa (The Voyage of Captain Fracassa) Actor 1990
No Score Yet What Time Is It? (Che ora è?) Michele the son 1989
No Score Yet Splendor Luigi 1988
No Score Yet Hotel Colonial Werner 1987
No Score Yet Non Ci Resta Che Piangere Screenwriter Director Mario 1985
No Score Yet Scusate il ritardo Vincenzo Screenwriter Director 1982
No Score Yet Ricomincio da tre (I'm Starting from Three) Director Gaetano 1981


Mario Ruoppolo
Your smile spreads across your face like a butterfly.