Artist, who starred in feature films such as ‘The Hunchback of Notre Dame’, is in the Hollywood Hall of Fame
The actress Gina Lollobrigida, star of Italian cinema, died at the age of 95. The cause of death was not disclosed, but the newspaper did Corriere della Sera released this Monday, the 16th, that the artist had been admitted to a clinic in Rome for some time. In September last year, Gina underwent surgery on her thigh, which would have left her weakened. In his impressive career in cinema, the actress was directed by Vittorio De Sica, Mario Monicelli and Pietro Germi, among others. In the 1950s, she starred in several feature films, including “The Hunchback of Notre Dame,” which starred Esmeralda, the romantic partner of the protagonist played by the actor. Anthony Quinn. In the early 1970s, the actress left the film sets to devote herself to photography and later also started making sculptures. Even while spending a lot of time off the big screen, Gina became a cinema icon and was seen as a sex symbol at the height of her career. All that success earned her a star in the Hall of Fame. Hollywood in 2018. The artist was married only once, to – in 1949 to the doctor Milko Skofic. They had one child together and divorced in 1971.