Maria Grazia Cucinotta

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Maria Grazia Cucinotta
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Maria Grazia Cucinotta
Born Maria Grazia Cucinotta
(1968-07-27) 27 July 1968 (age 51)
Messina, Province of Messina, Sicily, Italy
Nationality Italian
Citizenship Italian
Occupation Actress
Years active 1990-present
Spouse(s) Gino Macari (1995-present) (1 child)

Maria Grazia Cucinotta (born 27 July 1968) is an Italian actress who has featured in many films and television series since 1990. She has also worked as a producer, screenwriter and model.

Cucinotta was born in Messina, Province of Messina, Sicily, Italy. She is well known in Italy as a movie and television actress, but internationally she is best known for her roles in Il Postino and as the Bond girl, credited as the Cigar Girl, in the James Bond film The World Is Not Enough.

She guest starred in The Sopranos episode "Isabella". She also appeared on The Simpsons episode "The Italian Bob" voicing Sideshow Bob's wife, Francesca.

She won the America Award of the Italy-USA Foundation in 2010.[citation needed]


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Cucinotta - 66th Venice International Film Festival, 3 September 2009

Television appearances

  • Andy e Norman (1991)
  • La Ragnatela (1991)
  • Scherzi a parte (1992)
  • Alta società (1995)
  • La Signora della città (1996)
  • Solomon (1997)
  • Il Quarto re (1997)
  • Padre papà (1998)
  • Wildside - Lawyer episode (1998)
  • In punta di cuore (1999)
  • "Isabella" (1999, episode of The Sopranos)
  • L' Avvocato Porta (1997)
  • Amici di Gesù (2000)
  • Il Bello delle donne (2001)
  • Amici di Gesù (2001)
  • Marcinelle (2003)
  • "The Italian Bob" (2005, episode of The Simpsons)
  • Pompei (2007)
  • VIP (2008)


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