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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
2007
January 10, 2007
Age 94