Natale Cirino

Natale Cirino ( 5 February 1894 - 29 May 1962) was an Italian stage and film actor.

Natale Cirino
Natale Cirino as Marshal Cannavò in It Happened at the Police Station (1954)
Born(1894-02-05)February 5, 1894
Catania, Italy
DiedMay 29, 1962(1962-05-29) (aged 68)
Palermo, Italy

Life and career

Born in Catania, Cirino started his career entering the most important theatrical companies active in Sicily (including the ones held by Turi Pandolfini, Michele Abruzzo, Rosina Anselmi and Giovanni Grasso) before forming his own stage company in 1928.[1] In 1943 he made his film debut in the Pino Mercanti's historical drama All'ombra della gloria, and from then he started an intense career as a character actor, with some sporadic main roles.[1] He was married to stage actress Rita Alaimo (1894-1964).[1]

Selected filmography


  1. Roberto Chiti; Roberto Poppi; Enrico Lancia. Dizionario del cinema italiano : Gli attori dal 1930 ai giorni nostri. Gremese Editore, 2002. ISBN 8884402131.

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