Angiolino Giuseppe Pasquale Ventura (14 July 1919 – 22 October 1987) was an Italian actor. He was known for playing a tough man, either a criminal or a cop. He played a cop leader of the Resistance in the Jean-Pierre Melville directed Army of Shadows.
Angiolino Giuseppe Pasquale Ventura
14 July 1919
Parma, Emilia-Romagna, Italy
|Died||22 October 1987 (aged 68)|
Saint-Cloud, Hauts-de-Seine, France
|Cause of death||Heart attack|
(m. 1942; his death 1987)
Some of his most famous roles include the portrait of corrupt police chief Tiger Brown in The Threepenny Opera (1963) and mob boss Vito Genovese in The Valachi Papers (1972).
- Lino Ventura on IMDb