Terence Hill

Terence Hill

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Terence Hill (born Mario Girotti; 29 March 1939) is an Italian actor. He is best known for starring in multiple action and western films (so-called spaghetti westerns) together with his longtime film partner Bud Spencer. Hill was born in Venice, Italy. As a child, he lived in the small town of Lommatzsch, Germany from 1943 to 1945 during World War II, surviving the Dresden Bombing. His mother was German, his father an Italian chemist. After being discovered by Italian filmmaker Dino Risi for Vacanze col Gangster (Holiday with the Gangster, 1951) at an early age of 12, he had, after 27 movies in Italy (including Gli sbandati), a major film role in Luchino Visconti's The Leopard (Il Gattopardo, 1963). In 1964, he returned to Germany and there, appeared in a series of Heimatfilmen, adventure and western films, made after novels by German author Karl May.show more

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  • Paperback | 160 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 9mm | 245g
  • Spellpress
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136299631
  • 9786136299631