Massari, Lea (1933–)

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Massari, Lea (1933–)

Italian screen actress. Name variations: Léa Massari. Born Anna Maria Massatani, June 30, 1933, in Rome, Italy.

Starred in such French and Italian films as Proibito, Auferstehung, Il colosso di rodi, Una vita difficile, Le quattro giornate di Napoli, Llanto por un bandido, L'Insoumis, Le Soldatesse, Il giardino delle delizie, Céleste, Le silencieux, Le fils, Violette & François, La flambeuse, Viagio d'amore and most memorably as Anna in Antonioni's L'Avventura (1960) and Clara Chevalier in Louis Malle's Murmur of the Heart (1971); on tv, starred in "Anna Karenina" (1974), among others.