Antonella Steni, Italian actress, Died at 89


Antonietta Stefanini/Antonella Steni was born on December 3, 1926, in Montefiascone and died on January 18, 2016.

She was an Italian actress, voice actress, comedian and presenter.

She began her career as a child actress in the stage company led by Wanda Osiris.

Antonella debuted as a soubrette in 1942, in the revue Orlando Curioso.

Around the 1950s, she started a long collaboration in radio, on stage and later on, television with Elio Pandolfi.

Both were parts of the company Teatro Comico Musicale di Radio Roma, and in the 1960s, they got a large success with a series of satirical musical comedies written by Dino Verde, particularly Scanzonatissimo and Urgentissimo.

Then, in the 1980s, Antonella formed a successful stage company together with Riccardo Garrone.

Ms.Steni was working in films and also as a dubber.

Antonella Steni passed away at 89 yrs old.