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Leo Gullotta

Salvatore Leopoldo "Leo" Gullotta (born January 9, 1946) is an Italian actor, voice actor, comedian and writer. Born in Catania and the last of six children, Gullotta started his career as an extra in Teatro Massimo Bellini. In his long career as actor, Gullotta has starred in about 100 films and has participated in numerous shows and drama series for television. In 1987 he won his first David di Donatello for Best Supporting Actor for his role in Il Camorrista by Giuseppe Tornatore, and later worked with Tornatore four more times. In 1997 and 2000 he won two more David di Donatello for Best Supporting Actor, for the Maurizio Zaccaro films Il carniere and Un uomo perbene. He has also won two Silver Ribbon for Best supporting Actor, in 1984 for Mi manda Picone by Nanni Loy and in 2001 for Vajont by Renzo Martinelli. Gullotta has starred in many theatrical plays and dramas, and was part of the theater company "Il Bagaglino". He won the Flaiano Prize as stage actor of the year in 2010. He celebrated fifty years of activity that same year. Gullotta is also a well known voice actor, among others. He was the Italian voice of Manny in the first three films of the Ice Age film series. He reprised this role in short films and video games. He also dubbed Burt Young in Rocky, Joe Pesci in Once Upon a Time in America, Moonwalker, My Cousin Vinny and The Irishman, and the robot Johnny 5 in Short Circuit. He also became the new Italian voice of Woody Allen after the death of Oreste Lionello in 2009. In 1998 Gullotta debuted as writer with the book Mille fili d'erba (Di Renzo Editore, ISBN 88-86044-87-9). Gullotta has been openly gay since 1995. In 2019, he married his partner of 32 years. Source: Article "Leo Gullotta" from Wikipedia in english, licensed under CC-BY-SA 3.0.


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Born:
Jan 9, 1946 In Catania, Sicily, Italy
Movie/TV Credits:
40
First Appeared:
In the movie Squadra antitruffa 1977-04-21
Latest Project:
Movie Sono solo fantasmi 2019-11-14
Known For
Filmography
Movie Sono solo fantasmi Signore distinto 2019-11-14
Movie I futurieri Voce narrante 2019-08-01
Movie It’s the Law Don Raffaele 2017-01-19
Movie In arte Nino Prof Giuffrida 2017-09-25
Series Catturandi - Nel Nome del Padre Ruggero Mazzamuto 2016-09-12
Movie Italo Italo (voce) 2015-01-15
Movie The Father and the Foreigner Santini 2010-01-01
Movie La stella dei re Melkhior 2007-01-07
Movie Incidenti giornalista 2005-03-25
Movie In questo mondo di ladri Leonardo 2004-10-29
Movie Operazione Odissea Michele Sinatra 2000-02-01
Movie Scarlet Diva Dr. Vessi 2000-05-26
Movie Cristallo di rocca - Una storia di Natale Don Anselmo 1999-01-01
Movie Oltremare - Non è l'America 1998-01-01
Movie Simpatici & antipatici Gigetto 1998-01-01
Movie La missione 1998-02-04
Movie Ladri si diventa Perini 1998-05-27
Movie Gli Inaffidabili Bostik 1997-01-01
Movie Bruno aspetta in macchina Ziino 1996-01-01
Movie Men Men Men Tony 1995-06-16
Movie Snowball Sidik 1995-12-21
Movie Package, Double Package and Counterpackage Il frodatore fiscale contro terzi 1993-01-22
Movie Gole ruggenti Edoardo Lasagnetta - scriptwriter 1992-06-01
Movie Nel giardino delle rose 1990-09-01
Movie Everybody's Fine L'homme armé sur le toit d'un immeuble de Naples 1990-09-19
Movie Sinbad of the Seven Seas Nadir 1989-04-01
Movie L'insegnante di violoncello Leo 1989-11-04
Movie Italiani a Rio 1987-04-22
Movie The Professor Jervolino 1986-09-12
Movie Mezzo destro mezzo sinistro - 2 calciatori senza pallone allenatore Juan Carlos Fulgencio 1985-01-01
Movie Miss Right Benito 1982-01-01
Movie Spaghetti House 1982-10-21
Movie The Paramedic Sostituto Procuratore 1982-02-07
Movie Teste di quoio Carrisi 1981-01-01
Movie I Carabbinieri Salvatore Caruso 1981-04-24
Movie The Honorable with His Lover under the Bed Segretaria Sgarbozzi / Onorevole Sgarbozzi 1981-08-13
Movie L'esercito più pazzo del mondo trasformista 1981-10-30
Movie Squadra antitruffa Tarcisio Pollaroli "Er Fibbia" 1977-04-21
Movie The Nurse on a Military Tour Captain Lopez - doctor 1977-09-02
Movie Ride bene... chi ride ultimo "Ifigenia", domestico omossessuale 1977-08-25