Violante Placido - Violante Placido Destined To Act

0
0
Subscribe to Violante Placido alerts

Violante Placido's mother always wanted her to be an actress.

'The American' star - whose parents are 'The Godfather' actress Simonetta Stefanelli and Italian TV star Michele Placido - showed early signs of wanting a career in showbiz, but insists she was never forced into the industry by her family.

She said: "When I was very young, I used to watch these Marilyn Monroe movies and I would dance and sing along to the songs.

"I think my mother might have imagined me becoming an actress one day, but she never put pressure on me."

Violante played a prostitute who has a romance with George Clooney's hitman character in 'The American' and she believes the two are "purified" through their love for one another in the movie.

She explained: "They live on the margins somehow. That is what at the beginning brings them close. They are damned in a way but together they purify themselves."

Violante can next be seen in movie sequel 'Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance' - in which she will star opposite Nicolas Cage.

She has been shooting the film - which is based on the Marvel comic book series - in Romania and plays the character Nadya.


Contactmusic

Tags: Violante Placido - George Clooney - Marilyn Monroe - Nicolas Cage - The Godfather

0
0
Subscribe to Violante Placido alerts
Advertisement

More Violante Placido

Ghost Rider Spirit of Vengeance Trailer

Johnny Blaze was only seventeen years old when he accidentally signed his soul away in exchange for curing his father's cancer. His father is cured...

The American Trailer

Jack is an an assassin, his job sends him all over the world. Deciding to take some time out, he retreats to a lake in...

Advertisement

Comments

Violante Placido Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Violante Placido

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All