July 4, 1927
93 years old
5 ft 5 in | 165 cm
36-22-35 in | 91-56-89 cm
57 kg | 125 pounds
6 US | 36 EU
Luigina Gina Lollobrigida was born in Subiaco, Italy, on July 4, 1927, is an Italian actress.
Young Gina Lollobrigida first started her career as a model and in beauty contests.
She began her acting career in Italian films in small roles.
Her breakthrough performance came as Maria Dannreuther in adventure comedy movie Beat the Devil (1953) opposite Humphrey Bogart.
She won a Golden Globe Henrietta Award for World Film Favorite – Female for her role as Lisa Helena Fellini in romantic comedy film Come September (1961).
She was nominated for the Golden Globe Award for Best Actress for her role as Carla Campbell in comedy movie Buona Sera, Mrs. Campbell (1968).
Crossed Swords (1954) adventure opposite Errol Flynn
Trapeze (1956) drama romance with Burt Lancaster and Tony Curtis
The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1956) drama history with Anthony Quinn
Never So Few (1959) drama action with Frank Sinatra, Steve McQueen and Charles Bronson
Solomon and Sheba (1959) epic historical romance with Yul Brynner
Woman of Straw (1964) crime thriller with Sean Connery
Strange Bedfellows (1965) comedy with Rock Hudson
Hotel Paradiso (1966) comedy with Alec Guinness
She was nominated for the BAFTA Award for Best Foreign Actress for her role as Maria De Ritis in romance comedy film Bread, Love and Dreams (1953).
Beautiful But Dangerous (1955) drama romance in role as Lina Cavalieri
The Law (1959) drama crime with Marcello Mastroianni
The Wayward Wife (1953) drama comedy with Gabriele Ferzetti
Beauties of the Night (1952) fantasy romance opposite Gérard Philipe
Woman of Rome (1954) drama in role as Adriana
She was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance as Francesca Gioberti in CBS soap opera Falcon Crest (1984).
She played Carla Lucci in ABC comedy drama television series The Love Boat (1986).
The Adventures of Pinocchio (1972) Italian miniseries in role as The Fairy with Turquoise Hair
Studied painting and sculpting at school.
Has 3 sisters: Giuliana, Maria and Fernanda.
She was also a successful photographic journalist in 1970s.
She won three David di Donatello Awards.
Was good friends with American actress Shelley Winters.
She received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2018.
She was married to:
Milko Škofič (1949-1971), they had one child
Javier Rigau (2006)
She dated George Kaufman (1969-1970), Yul Brynner (1958-1959) and Frank Sinatra (1958-1959).