Ennio Balbo

Ennio Balbo
Born (1922-04-18)18 April 1922
Naples, Italy
Died 18 June 1989(1989-06-18) (aged 67)
Rome, Italy
Occupation Actor
Years active 1945-1989

Ennio Balbo (18 April 1922 18 June 1989) was an Italian stage, television and film actor. He appeared in 45 films between 1958 and 1988.

Life and career

Born in Naples, Balbo made his debut on stage immediately after the Second World War alongside Paola Borboni and Lamberto Picasso in Luigi Pirandello's Così è se vi pare.[1] He was later a member of the theater company of Gino Cervi, as well as one of the members of the "Society of the Four" alongside Valeria Moriconi, Lia Zoppelli and Gianni Agus.[1] He was also very active as a character actor in films, mainly in villain roles; Balbo took part to numerous Spaghetti Western films in which he was usually credited as Edward Bell.[1] He appeared in an episode of the short-lived 1974 ABC police drama Nakia, credited as Edward Bell.

Selected filmography

Balbo in Il fidanzamento (1975)


  1. 1 2 3 "E' MORTO ENNIO BALBO PROTAGONISTA DEL TEATRO". La Repubblica. 20 June 1989. Retrieved 12 July 2014.

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