Birth Name: Roberto Remigio Benigni
Place of Birth: Manciano La Misericordia, Castiglion Fiorentino, Italy
Date of Birth: 27 October, 1952
Roberto Benigni is an Italian actor, comedian, screenwriter, and director. He won an Academy Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role for Life Is Beautiful (1998), which also won the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar.
Roberto is the son of Isolina Papini and Luigi Benigni. He was raised Catholic.
He is married to actress Nicoletta Braschi, who has starred in most of the films he has directed.
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