Italian actor who was the leading man in the films La Dolce Vita, 8 1/2, Henry IV, Dark Eyes and Divorce Italian Style. He received numerous honors during his career, including two British Film Academy Awards, two Cannes Film Festival Awards, and a Golden Globe Award.
During World War II, he spent a period of time trapped at a guarded German prison camp.
He was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Actor on three occasions, for his roles in the films Divorce Itallian Style, A Special Day and Dark Eyes.
He married to Flora Carabella from 1950 until his death. During his marriage, he was in relationships with actresses
He was directed by the great Federico Fellini in 8 1/2 and La Dolce Vita.