Luca Marinelli

Marinell in 2016, photo by G.L./

Place of Birth: Rome, Italy

Date of Birth: 22 October, 1984

Ethnicity: Italian

Luca Marinelli is an Italian actor. He won the Volpi Cup for Best Actor at the 2019 Venice Film Festival, for the film Martin Eden.

His father, Eugenio Marinelli (Eugenio Nicola Marinelli), is a dubber. His aunt, Sonia Scotti (born as Sonia Giulia Marinelli), is the Italian dubber of Whoopi Goldberg and Judi Dench. Luca is a cousin of stage actor and playwright Mario Alessandro Paolelli and dubber Rachele Paolelli.

His father’s family is from Bari, Apulia.

2 Responses

  1. madman says:

    He looks like a painting.

    • andrew says:

      He is the winner of the prestigious Volpi Cup for Best Actor at 2019 Venice Film Festival

      When I submitted his profile, it hadn’t been awarded yet, though


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