Film and stage professional remembered for movies want 1981’s “3 Brothers”. He was a two-time champion from the Nastro d’Argento, the oldest film award in European countries. He was a medical and rules student before obtaining his big break with a job in the acclaimed film “Looking forward to Godot” at twenty-one. He performed the function of Arjuna in the ten-hour play “Mahabharata” in 1985. He’s the younger sibling of Vincenzo Mezzogiorno. He co-starred with Golden Globe-winning German celebrity Nastassja Kinski in the French film “Moon in the Gutter”.