Franco Nero

Franco Nero

  • Born on
    • November 23rd, 1941
Franco Nero (born 23 November 1941) is an Italian actor. He is best known for his roles of the title character in Sergio Corbucci's Django (1966), Sir Lancelot in Joshua Logan's Camelot (1967), Horacio in Luis Buñuel's Tristana (1970), the title character in Enzo G. Castellari's Keoma (1976), Captain Nikolai Lescovar/Colonel von Ingorslebon in Guy Hamilton's Force 10 from Navarone (1978), Cole in Menahem Golan's Enter the Ninja(1981), his reprising role again as the title character in Nello Rossatti's Django Strikes Again (1987), General Ramon Esperanza in Renny Harlin's Die Hard 2 (1990), Gianni Versace in Menahem Golan's The Versace Murder (1998), General Francini in Brian Trenchard-Smith's Megiddo: The Omega Code 2 (2001) and Lorenzo Bartolini in Gary Winick's Letters to Juliet (2010). He also played the narrator in the film Rasputin (2010) directed by Louis Nero and voiced the character of Uncle Topolino in the animated film Cars 2 (2011) directed by John Lasseter and co-directed by Brad Lewis. In 2012 Nero made a cameo appearance inQuentin Tarantino's Django Unchained.

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Acting (65 Credits)

2022Silent Life as Spirit
2021L'uomo che disegnò Dio as Emanuele
2021Off the Rails
2019Christmas in Rome as Luigi Forlinghetti
2019The Collini Case as Fabrizio Collini
2017The Neighborhood as Guglielmo
2017The Time of Their Lives as Alberto
2017Iceman as Ditob
2017John Wick: Chapter 2 as Julius
2016The Lost City of Z as Baron de Gondoriz
2014Killer MermaidWatch Free
2012Django Unchained as Amerigo Vessepi
2011Cars 2 as Uncle Topolino (voice)
2010Letters to Juliet as Lorenzo
2009Killing Is My Business, Honey as Enrico Puzzo
2008Bathory: Countess of Blood as King MathiasWatch Free
2006The Final Inquiry as Caifa
2001Megiddo: The Omega Code 2 as Gen. Francini
2001The Crusaders as Ibnazul
2000St. Paul as Gamaliel
1998Talk of Angels as Dr. Vicente Areavaga
1997Bella Mafia
1997David as Natan
1997Painted Lady
1996The Conquest as Árpád vezér
1994The Dragon Ring as Dragon King
1991Young Catherine as Count Vorontsov
1990Die Hard 2 as General Ramon Esperanza
1987Django Strikes Again as Django
1984The Last Days of Pompeii as Arbaces
1982Querelle as Lieutenant Seblon
1982Kamikaze 89 as Weiss
1981The Salamander as Carabinieri Colonel Dante Matucci
1981Banovic Strahinja as Banović Strahinja
1981Enter the Ninja as Cole
1980The Man with Bogart's Face as Hakim
1979The Visitor as Jesus Christ (uncredited)
1978Force 10 from Navarone as Lescovar
1977Hitch-Hike as Walter Mancini
1976Keoma as Keoma
197621 Hours at Munich as Issa
1975Cipolla Colt as Onion Stark
1974Street Law as Carlo Antonelli
1974The Last 4 Days as Walter Audisio
1973White Fang as Jason Scott
1973High Crime as Commissario Belli
1973Deaf Smith & Johnny Ears as Johnny Ears
1971The Fifth Cord as Andrea Bild
1971Confessions of a Police Captain as Substitut du procureur Traini
1970Companeros as Yodlaf PetersonWatch Free
1970Tristana as Horacio
1969The Battle of Neretva as Capitani Michele Rossi
1968The Mercenary as Sergei Kowalski, The Polish
1968A Quiet Place in the Country as Leonardo Ferri
1968Mafia as Captain Bellodi
1967Man, Pride & Vengeance as José
1967Camelot as Lancelot Du Lac
1966Texas, Adios as Burt Sullivan
1966Massacre Time as Tom Corbett
1966Django as DjangoWatch Free
1966The War of the Planets as Lt. Jake Jacowitx
1966The Bible: In the Beginning... as Abel
1966The Wild, Wild Planet as Lt. Jake
1965I Knew Her Well as Italo - The garage attendant

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