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Carlo Ponti

Birthdate:
Death: Died
Cause of death: pulmonary complications
Place of Burial: Magenta, Lombardy, Italy
Immediate Family:

Husband of Sophia Loren
Ex-husband of <private> Fiastri (Ponti)
Father of <private> Ponti; <private> Ponti; <private> Ponti and <private> Ponti

Occupation: Film director
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Immediate Family

    • <private> Fiastri (Ponti)
      ex-spouse
    • <private> Ponti
      child
    • <private> Ponti
      child
    • <private> Ponti
      child
    • <private> Ponti
      child

About Carlo Ponti

Sophia Loren was his wife twice (1957-1962; 1966-2007)

CARLO Ponti, the Italian film producer who has died aged 94, worked with Federico Fellini, Jean-Luc Godard and David Lean and was nominated for an Oscar as producer of Lean's Doctor Zhivago (1965) - though he was better known as the husband and mentor of Sophia Loren.

Filmography

   * Piccolo mondo antico (1940)
   * A Yank in Rome (1946)
   * Hey Boy (1948)
   * Campane a martello (1949)
   * The White Line (1950)
   * A Dog's Life (1950)
   * Toto the Third Man (1951)
   * Il padrone del vapore (1951)
   * Europa '51 (1952)
   * Easy Years (1953)
   * Carosello napoletano (1954)
   * La strada (1954)
   * Mambo (1954)
   * Un americano a Roma (1954)
   * L'oro di Napoli (1954)
   * Attila (1954)
   * The Miller's Beautiful Wife (1955)
   * War and Peace (1956)
   * Il ferroviere (1956)
   * Guendalina (1957)
   * The Black Orchid (1958)
   * That Kind of Woman (1959)
   * Heller in Pink Tights (1960)
   * A Breath of Scandal (1960)
   * Two Women (1960)
   * Lola (1961)
   * A Woman Is a Woman (1961)
   * Léon Morin, prêtre (1961)
   * Cléo from 5 to 7 (1962)
   * Boccaccio '70 (1962)
   * Le Doulos (1962)
   * L'isola di Arturo (1962)
   * Redhead (1962)
   * The Empty Canvas (1963)
   * Landru (1963)
   * Les Carabiniers (1963)
   * Contempt (1963)
   * Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow (1963)
   * Marriage Italian Style (1964)
   * Break Up (1965)
   * Operation Crossbow (1965)
   * The 10th Victim (1965)
   * Doctor Zhivago (1965)
   * Closely Watched Trains (1965, uncredited)
   * Blowup (1966)
   * The Firemen's Ball (1967, uncredited)
   * Smashing Time (1967, uncredited)
   * Ghosts - Italian Style (1968)
   * Diamonds for Breakfast (1968)
   * Zabriskie Point (1970)
   * The Priest's Wife (1971)
   * What? (1972)
   * Dirty Weekend (1973)
   * Flesh for Frankenstein (1973)
   * The Passenger (1974)
   * Sex Pot (1975)
   * L'infermiera (1975)
   * Brutti, sporchi e cattivi (1976)
   * The Cassandra Crossing (1976)
   * A Special Day (1977)
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Carlo Ponti's Timeline

1912
December 11, 1912
1946
1946
Age 33
1957
1957
Age 44
1957
Age 44
2004
September 29, 2004
Age 91
Budapest, Hungary
2007
January 10, 2007
Age 94