Violante Placido Biografia | Violante Placido Biography
Violante Placido is an Italian actress and singer from Rome, Italy. She made her debut in the film industry through Quattro bravi ragazzi (1993) alongside her father Michele Placido, and later took part in Jack Frusciante è uscito dal gruppo. Her first important role was in L’anima gemella, directed by Sergio Rubini.
Her other movies include Ora o mai più, by Lucio Pellegrini, Che ne sarà di noi, by Giovanni Veronesi and Ovunque sei that was directed by her father. She starred in the comedy “La cena per farli conoscere” by Pupi Avati in 2006. The movie was released in 2007. She had a role in the Hindi movie Barah Aana in March 2009 and also played the title role of Moana Pozzi in the 2009 miniseries Moana.
In 2010, Placido appeared in the drama-thriller “The American” alongside George Clooney and played Nadya in the 2011 film Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance, a sequel to the 2007 film Ghost Rider, both based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name.
She is a co-star in Transporter: The Series, a spin-off from the movie of the same name with Chris Vance as the main star Frank Martin. She appears in season two as Caterina Boldieu, a former French intelligence officer, now assisting Frank Martin, in all episodes.
Violante Placido Age | Eta
The actress was born on 1st May 1976 in Rome, Italy. She is
Violante Placido Family
She was born Maria Violante Placido in Rome, Italy, a the daughter of Michele Placido, an actor-director and actress Simonetta Stefanelli. She has four siblings: brothers Michelangelo Placido and Brenno Placido and two half-siblings: Inigo Placido and Gabriele. She is a niece of Gerardo Amato, an Italian actor and voice actor and Donato Placido, also an Italian actor, writer, poet and dramatist.
Violante Placido Partner | Violante Placido Figli – Children
Violante’s partner is Massimiliano D’Epiro, a film director and writer from Italy. Among his known works is La donna giusta (2014) and Stella (2016). The two have been together since 2011 and have a son by the name Vasco who was born in October 2013.
Violante Placido Altezza – Height
The Transporter co-star has a height of 1.65 m.
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Violante Placido Moana
Moana is a 2009 Italian biographical dramatic miniseries directed by Alfredo Peyretti. The miniseries premiered at the 2009 Roma Fiction Fest, then it was broadcast in two parts on 1 and 2 December of the same year on Sky Cinema. Moana tells the life of Italian iconic pornographic actress Moana Pozzi (Violante Placido).
Initial release: 2009
Director: Alfredo Peyretti
First episode date: November 2009
Number of episodes: 2
Music by: Pivio and Aldo De Scalzi
Violante Placido The American
Violante Placido Ghost Rider | Violante Placido Ghost Rider Spirit Of Vengeance
In Ghost Rider Spirit of Vengeance, Placido plays Nadya, a street-smart character of Romanian descent who is the mother of Danny Ketch (Fergus Riordan). When the devil (Ciaran Hinds) comes after her son, Placido meets up with Nicolas Cage, who has been brought in by a secret sect of the church to try and save him.
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Violante Placido Singing
She released her first album “Don’t be shy”, whose songs were all written by her, most of them in English, under the pseudonym Viola. Viola sings in the style of singer-songwriter Suzanne Vega. The second single is “How to Save Your Life”. Subsequently, she collaborated with the Italian singer-songwriter Bugo in the remake duet version of his song “Amore mio infinito”.