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Paola Cortellesi

Paola Cortellesi

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    • November 24th, 1973
Paola Cortellesi is an eclectic Italian actress, singer, voice actress, and presenter. She began her career in television with the show Macao, presented by Alba Parietti, but eventually reached nationwide popularity as a comic actress in the TV show Mai dire Gol by the Gialappa's Band (2000), which, in particular, showcased her skills at parodying famous people, a genre where she collected some of her most appreciated performances (the latest one being her parody of Milan's mayor Letizia Moratti in the 2010-2011 edition of the popular TV show Zelig). Other major performances of Cortellesi on television include the 2004 edition of the San Remo Music Festival and the leading role in the TV movie Maria Montessori: Una vita per i bambini, a biography of Maria Montessori, for which Cortellesi received the "Maximo Award" at the Roma Fiction Fest. Her career in cinema includes several appreciated performances in comedies and comic movies, including a leading role in Tu la conosci Claudia?, a very popular production starring the comic trio Aldo, Giovanni e Giacomo. In 2008, she was nominated for the David di Donatello award for Best Supporting Actress for her role in the movie Piano, solo by Riccardo Milani. In 2011 she won the David di Donatello for Best Actress for her leading role in Escort in Love. *Source:* **Wikipedia**

Starring Paola Cortellesi on Plex

Filmography

Acting (17 Credits)

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2021La Befana vien di notte: Le origini as Paola
2020Figli as Sara
2019Don't Stop Me Now as Giovanna
2018The Legend of the Christmas Witch as Paola
2017Mom or Dad? as Valeria
2017Like a Cat on a Highway as Monica
2016Something New as Lucia
2015The Last Will Be the Last as Luciana Colacci
2015Wondrous Boccaccio as Badessa Usimbalda
2014A Boss in the Living Room as Cristina D'Avola/Carmela Cimmaruta
2014Do You See Me? as Serena Bruno
2014Sotto una buona stella as Luisa Tombolini
2011Escort in Love as Alice
2011Women Vs Men as Chiara
2010Men Vs Women as Chiara
2004Do You Know Claudia? as Claudia
2000Ask Me If I'm Happy as Dalia

Writer (1 Credits)

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