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Alida Valli (1921–2006)


Enigmatic, dark-haired foreign import Alida Valli was dubbed "The Next Garbo" but didn't live up to postwar expectations despite her cool, patrician beauty, remote allure and significant talent. Born in Pola, Italy (now Croatia), on May 3, 1921, the daughter of a Tridentine journalist and professor and an Istrian homemaker, she studied dramatics ... See full bio »

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(age 84) in Rome, Lazio, Italy

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe. Another 8 wins & 3 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

The Third Man Anna Schmidt
(1949)
Suspiria Miss Tanner
(1977)
Eugenia Grandet Eugenia Grandet
(1946)
The Paradine Case Maddalena Anna Paradine
(1947)

Filmography

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 2002 Semana Santa
Doña Catalina
 2001 L'amore probabilmente
Alida Valli
 2000 Vino santo (TV Movie)
Sveva
 1999 Il dolce rumore della vita
Sofia's grandmother
 1996 Fatal Frames - Fotogrammi mortali
Countess Alessandra Mirafiori
 1995 A Month by the Lake
Signora Fascioli
 1993 Bugie rosse
Caterina, Andrea's mother
 1993 Il lungo silenzio
Carla's Mother
 1993 Delitti privati (TV Mini-Series)
Matilde Pierboni
- Episode #1.4 (1993) ... Matilde Pierboni
- Episode #1.3 (1993) ... Matilde Pierboni
- Episode #1.2 (1993) ... Matilde Pierboni
- Episode #1.1 (1993) ... Matilde Pierboni
 1992 Una vita in gioco 2 (TV Movie)
 1991 Zitti e mosca
Clara
 1991 La bocca
Countess Bianca Rospigliosi
 1991 Una vita in gioco (TV Movie)
 1988 À notre regrettable époux
Catarina
 1987 Le jupon rouge
Bacha
 1985 Segreti segreti
Gina
 1984 La ragazza dell'addio (TV Mini-Series) (1984)
- Episode #1.3 (1984) ... (1984)
- Episode #1.2 (1984) ... (1984)
- Episode #1.1 (1984) ... (1984)
 1983 Dramma d'amore (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.3 (1983)
- Episode #1.2 (1983)
- Episode #1.1 (1983)
 1983 Piccolo mondo antico (TV Mini-Series)
La marchesa Maironi
- Episode #1.4 (1983) ... La marchesa Maironi
- Episode #1.3 (1983) ... La marchesa Maironi
- Episode #1.2 (1983) ... La marchesa Maironi
- Episode #1.1 (1983) ... La marchesa Maironi
 1983 Il malinteso (TV Movie)
 1982 Sogni mostruosamente proibiti
Madre di Marina
 1982 Aspern
Juliana Bartes
 1981-1982 Quell'antico amore (TV Mini-Series)
Maria Teresa
- Episode #1.4 (1982) ... Maria Teresa
- Episode #1.1 (1981) ... Maria Teresa
 1981 Illa - Punto di osservazione (TV Mini-Series)
Maria Dal Ponte
- Episode #1.3 (1981) ... Maria Dal Ponte
- Episode #1.2 (1981) ... Maria Dal Ponte
- Episode #1.1 (1981) ... Maria Dal Ponte
 1981 La casa rossa (TV Mini-Series)
Agla
- Episode #1.5 (1981) ... Agla
- Episode #1.3 (1981) ... Agla
- Episode #1.2 (1981) ... Agla
- Episode #1.1 (1981) ... Agla
 1980 Verso l'ora zero (TV Movie)
Lady Tressilian
 1980 L'eredità della Priora (TV Mini-Series)
Priora
- Episode #1.6 (1980) ... Priora
- Episode #1.5 (1980) ... Priora
- Episode #1.4 (1980) ... Priora
- Episode #1.3 (1980) ... Priora
- Episode #1.1 (1980) ... Priora
 1980 Inferno
Carol, the caretaker
 1979 L'altro Simenon (TV Series)
 1979 Der Landvogt von Greifensee
Marianne
 1979 La luna
Giuseppe's Mother
 1979 Suor Omicidi
Mother Superior
 1979 Zoo zéro
Yvonne, la mère
 1978 Indagine su un delitto perfetto
Lady Clementine De Revere
 1978 Les grandes conjurations: Le tumulte d'Amboise (TV Movie)
Catherine de Médicis
 1978 Porco mondo
Teresina
 1977 Berlinguer ti voglio bene
Mrs. Cioni
 1977 Un cuore semplice
Mrs. Obin
 1977 Suspiria
Miss Tanner
 1976 The Cassandra Crossing
Nanny
 1976 Novecento
Signora Pioppi
 1976 Le jeu du solitaire
Germaine
 1975 Il caso Raoul
Elsa
 1975 Ce cher Victor
Anne
 1975 The House of Exorcism
Countess
 1975 La chair de l'orchidée
La folle de la gare
 1974 Il consigliere imperiale (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.2 (1974)
- Episode #1.1 (1974)
 1974 L'anticristo
Irene
 1974 Tendre Dracula
Héloïse
 1973 Diario di un italiano
Olga
 1973 Lisa e il diavolo
Countess
 1972 La prima notte di quiete
Marcella Abati - Vanina's mother
 1972 L'occhio nel labirinto
Gerda
 1972 Il lutto si addice ad Elettra (TV Movie)
Christine Mannon
 1970 Strategia del ragno
Draifa
 1970 Le champignon
Linda Benson
 1967 Edipo re
Merope
 1965 Umorismo in nero
The Widow - segment 3 'La cornacchia'
 1964 Desencuentro (TV Series)
- Episode #1.2 (1964)
- Episode #1.3 (1964)
- Episode #1.1 (1964)
 1964 Dr. Kildare (TV Series)
Luisa Brabante
- Rome Will Never Leave You: Part 3 (1964) ... Luisa Brabante
- Rome Will Never Leave You: Part 2 (1964) ... Luisa Brabante
- Rome Will Never Leave You: Part 1 (1964) ... Luisa Brabante
 1964 L'autre femme
Annabel
 1963 A la salida (Short)
 1963 Combat! (TV Series)
Marie
- Doughboy (1963) ... Marie
 1963 El hombre de papel
La Italiana
 1963 El valle de las espadas
Reina Teresa
 1963 Ophélia
Claudia Lesurf
 1962 Las momias de Guanajuato (TV Series)
- Episode #1.3 (1962)
- Episode #1.2 (1962)
- Episode #1.1 (1962)
 1962 Homenaje a la hora de la siesta
Constance Fischer
 1962 Il disordine
Carlo's Mother
 1961 La fille du torrent
Livia Boissière
 1961 The Happy Thieves
Duchess Blanca
 1961 Une aussi longue absence
Thérèse Langlois
 1961 Il caso Maurizius (TV Mini-Series)
 1960 Ragazza mia (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.2 (1960)
- Episode #1.1 (1960)
 1960 Le gigolo
Agathe
 1960 Il peccato degli anni verdi
Elena Giordani's Mother
 1960 Le dialogue des Carmélites
Mère Thérèse de Saint-Augustin
 1960 Les yeux sans visage
Louise
 1959 Signé: Arsène Lupin
Aurélia Valéano
 1959 I figli di Medea (TV Movie)
Medea / Alida Valli
 1958 L'uomo dai calzoni corti
Carolina
 1957 La grande strada azzurra
Rosetta, la moglie
 1957 Il grido
Irma
 1954 Roes der zinnen
La contessa Livia Serpieri
 1954 La mano dello straniero
Roberta Gleukovitch
 1953 Wij vrouwen
Alida (segment "Alida Valli")
 1953 Il mondo le condanna
Renata Giustini
 1953 Les amants de Tolède
Doña Inés de Arévalo Blas
 1951 Ultimo incontro
Lina Castelli
 1950 Walk Softly, Stranger
Elaine Corelli (as Valli)
 1950 De berg der verschrikking
Carla Alton (as Valli)
 1949 The Third Man
Anna Schmidt (as Valli)
 1948 Het wonder der klokken
Olga (as Valli)
 1947 The Paradine Case
Maddalena Anna Paradine (as Valli)
 1946 Eugenia Grandet
Eugenia Grandet
 1945 Il canto della vita
Giovanna
 1945 La vita ricomincia
Patrizia Martini
 1944 Circo equestre Za-bum (segments "Gelosia", "Il postino" and "Galop finale al circo")
 1943 Apparizione
Andreina
 1943 T'amerò sempre
Adriana
 1943 I pagliacci
Giulia
 1942 We the Living
Kira Argounova
 1942 Addio Kira!
Kira Argounova
 1942 Noi vivi
Kira Argounova
 1942 Le due orfanelle
Enrichetta
 1942 Catene invisibili
Elena Silvagni
 1941 L'amante segreta
Renata Croci
 1941 Rijpende jeugd
Anna Campolmi
 1941 Luce nelle tenebre
Marina Ferri
 1941 Piccolo mondo antico
Luisa Rigey Maironi
 1940 La prima donna che passa
Gabrielle de Vervins
 1940 Oltre l'amore
Vanina Vanini
 1940 L'ultima nemica
A friend of Anna
 1940 Taverna rossa
Susanna Sormani
 1940 Manon Lescaut
Manon Lescaut
 1939 Ballo al castello
Greta Larsen
 1939 Assenza ingiustificata
Vera Fabbri
 1939 Mille lire al mese
Magda
 1938 La casa del peccato
La ragazza
 1938 L'amor mio non muore!
Maria D'Alba
 1938 L'ha fatto una signora
Maria Sardo
 1937 Il feroce Saladino
Dora Florida / La bella Sulamita
 1937 Sono stato io!
Lauretta
 1936 I due sergenti
Una commessa dell'emporio 'Au Bon Marché' (as Alida Altenburger)
 1935 Il cappello a tre punte (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(5/31/48) Radio: Appeared (as "Olga") in a "Lux Radio Theater" broadcast of "The Miracle of the Bells".

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 3 Interviews | 9 Articles | 6 Pictorials | 30 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

Official Site [Croatia]

Alternate Names:

Alida Altenburger | Valli

Height:

5' 5" (1.65 m)
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Trivia:

Alida Valli is fluent in several languages,i.e. English, French, Italian and her primary language is Serbo-Croation. See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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