Brunella Bovo, Italian actress, Died at 84


Brunella Bovo was born on March 4, 1932, in Padua and died on February 21, 2017.

She was an Italian film actress.

Bovo had her film debut from a minor role in Ho sognato il paradiso and after having not been admitted to the Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia, in 1951 Bovo had her breakthrough role winning the audition for the role of the awkward homeless Edvige in Vittorio De Sica’s neorealist fantasy-comedy Miracle in Milan.

After a year, Bovo got an equally important role, the newlywed dreamer Wanda in Federico Fellini’s The White Sheik.

Regardless of the popularity gained with her early roles, Bovo’s career continued mainly in B-movies, in which she was sometimes credited as Barbara Hudson.

Bovo was also active in television dramas.

Brunella sister, Mariolina, was also an actress.

Brunella Bovo passed away at 84 years old.