Italian actor Giuliano Gemma was killed Tuesday night in a car crash. The agency ANSA, he was driving a car and collided head-on with another motor vehicle in the town of Cerveteri, near Rome. In serious condition 75-year-old actor was rushed to the hospital Civitavecchia, where he died from his injuries.
Gemma was born in Rome, he began his acting career with bit parts in the film "Venice, the Moon and You" (1958), directed by Dino Risi and the famous blockbuster movie "Ben-Hur" (1959) about Ancient Rome. After some work in the so-called spaghetti westerns, as well as popular French historical adventure film "Angelica" Gemma starred inin "Leopard."
Just a record of the actor's more than seventy films and numerous television projects.Among them - "Madness of Love" about the Spanish Queen Juana the Mad, a mini-series about the Pope II, which Gemma played his spokesman Joaquin Navarro-Valls, and the historical series "Pompeii" of the death of the ancient Roman city during the eruption of Mount Vesuvius.
In 2012, he played a cameo role in Woody Allen's "Rome with Love", was filmed in the Italian capital.