Famous Television Directors from Italy

List of notable or famous television directors from Italy, with bios and photos, including the top television directors born in Italy and even some popular television directors who immigrated to Italy. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Italian television directors then this list is the perfect resource for you. These television directors are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known television director from Italy is included when available.

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This historic television directors from Italy list can help answer the questions "Who are some Italian television directors of note?" and "Who are the most famous television directors from Italy?" These prominent television directors of Italy may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Italian television directors.

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  • Alfredo Giannetti
    Dec. at 71 (1924-1995)
    • Birthplace: Rome, Italy
    Alfredo Giannetti (1924–1995) was an Italian screenwriter and film director. He won the Academy Award for Best Original Screenplay in 1962 for his work in Divorce Italian Style.
    • Birthplace: Milan, Italy
    Bruno Bozzetto (born 3 March 1938 in Milan, Italy) is an Italian cartoon animator, creator of many short pieces, mainly of a political or satirical nature. He created his first animated short "Tapum! ...more
  • Carlo di Carlo

    Carlo di Carlo

    Age: 84
    • Birthplace: Bologna, Italy
    Carlo di Carlo is a screenwriter, film and television director.
  • Daniele D'Anza
    Dec. at 61 (1922-1984)
    • Birthplace: Milan, Italy
    Daniele D'Anza was a film and television director and screenwriter.
    • Birthplace: Messina, Italy
    Donatella Maiorca is a film director and screenwriter.
    • Birthplace: Barcellona Pozzo di Gotto, Italy
    Emilio Fede (born 24 June 1931) is an Italian anchorman, journalist and writer. He has been the director of TG1 (from 1981 to 1982), a news programme on Raiuno, Studio Aperto (from 1991 to 1992), a ...more