Roberto Remigio Benigni Cavaliere di Gran Croce OMRI (Italian pronunciation: [roˈbɛrto beˈniɲɲi]; born 27 October 1952) is an Italian actor, comedian, screenwriter and director. He is known for writing, directing and starring in Life Is Beautiful, for which he won the Academy Award for Best Actor.
Benigni receiving a prize in Terni, February 2006
Roberto Remigio Benigni
27 October 1952
Castiglion Fiorentino, Italy
Nicoletta Braschi (m. 1991)
- "Cavaliere di Gran Croce Ordine al Merito della Repubblica Italiana". Archived from the original on December 26, 2008. Retrieved 2008-12-26.CS1 maint: bot: original URL status unknown (link). quirinale.it
- Listen. Pronounceitright.com . Retrieved on 2012-03-10.
- Roberto Benigni's English fansite site.
- Roberto Benigni – A Biography Archived 2013-07-03 at the Wayback Machine
- The Official Site of the Tour TuttoDante
- Roberto Benigni on IMDb