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The 2013 edition of Cinema Italian Style is one for the ages. Two years ago Luce Cinecittà in collaboration with American Cinematheque added to the program a series of tributes to the greats of Italian Cinema, starting with Dino De …

  He has been the tormented vampire Angel on the hit tv-series Buffy the Vampire Slayer and he’s currently on tv as special agent Seeley Booth in yet another hit tv-series Bones.  David Boreanaz is a well beloved tv actor who …

When the name Giancarlo Esposito appears on the credits of any movie or tv series, those who don’t know what the actor looks like, always look for a typical Italian-American face. When they think they know who it is, they …

Most people identify Louis Lombardi with the tv series The Sopranos where he played the undercover federal agent Skip Lipari responsible for Vincent Pastore’s character demise, but there’s more to this well-versed character actor than meets the eye.   Born …

Hit Week, the annual event that showcases contemporary Italian acts abroad, makes a stop at the Italian Cultural Institute of Los Angeles. The show is labeled “Unexpected sounds from Italy” for an audience used to associate Italian music to Opera, …