|Maria Grazia Cucinotta Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 9¾ in|
|Date of Birth||July 27, 1968|
Maria Grazia Cucinotta is an Italian actor, producer, screenwriter, model, director, and voice actor who is best known for playing Beatrice Russo in the comedy-drama film Il Postino: The Postman, Isabella in the crime drama television series The Sopranos, and Giulietta da Vinci (Cigar Girl) in the James Bond film The World Is Not Enough. Over the years, she has also worked on a variety of projects such as Alto rischio, Cominciò tutto per caso, Vacanze di Natale ’90, Viaggio d’amore, El día de la Bestia, I laureati, Ballad of the Nightingale, A Brooklyn State of Mind, Il Decisionista, Il Sindaco, La Ragnatela, Camere da letto, Italiani, Stregati dalla luna, Vaniglia e cioccolato, Picking Up the Pieces, La Seconda moglie, Mariti in affitto, All the Invisible Children, Just One Night, In punta di cuore, Inferno Below, Miracolo a Palermo!, Sweet Sweet Marja, Strani accordi, The Museum of Wonders, The Rite, Purple Sea, Last Minute Marocco, L’imbroglio nel lenzuolo, Flores negras, Fly Light, Death of the Virgin, Into the Rainbow, La bella società, Uranya, Un giorno della Vita, The Simpsons, La Signora della città, and Magic Card.
Maria Grazia Cucinotta
Messina, Sicily, Italy
Actor, Producer, Screenwriter, Model, Director, Voice Actor
- Father – Angelo Cucinotta (Actor)
- Siblings – Giovanna Cucinotta (Sister)
Maria Grazia Cucinotta has been signed with Alessandro Pellegrini Management, Talent Management Company, Rome, Italy.
5 ft 9¾ in or 177 cm
65 kg or 143.5 lbs
Boyfriend / Spouse
Maria Grazia Cucinotta has dated –
- Giulio Violati (1995-Present) – She got married to producer Giulio Violati in the year 1995 and they have a daughter named Giulia.
Race / Ethnicity
Maria Grazia Cucinotta has done endorsement work for –
- Banca di Roma bank (1999) (TV Commercial)
- Persol glasses (Print Ad) (2000)
Maria Grazia Cucinotta Facts
- In 1997, she played Gabriela in the crime drama film A Brooklyn State of Mind.
- Maria was cast as “Cigar Girl” in the 1999 spy film The World Is Not Enough, starring Pierce Brosnan, Sophie Marceau, Robert Carlyle, Denise Richards, Robbie Coltrane, and Judi Dench.
- She appeared as Isabella, a figment of Tony Soprano’s imagination, in an episode of the HBO crime drama television series The Sopranos in 1999.
- In December 2005, Maria made her TV debut as a voice actor by providing vocals to the character of Francesca, Sideshow Bob’s wife, in an episode titled The Italian Bob of the animated satirical sitcom The Simpsons.
- In 2010, she received the America Award of the Italy-USA Foundation.
- Maria Grazia Cucinotta was awarded a star on the Italian Walk of Fame in Toronto, Ontario, Canada in 2012.
- Alongside Willow Shields, she co-starred as Julia Bianchi in the fantasy adventure film Into the Rainbow in 2017.
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