Loren at the 63rd Academy Awards
|2 Nominations / 2 Wins|
|Born||September 20, 1934|
|Pozzuoli, Naples, Italy|
Sophia Loren is an Italian actress. Loren is widely recognized as the most awarded Italian actress and one of the first sex singles of cinema. She was the first actress of the talkie era to win an Academy Award for a non-English-speaking performance, for her portrayal of Cesira in Vittorio De Sica's Two Women. Her other awards include one Golden Globe Award, a Grammy Award, a BAFTA Award and a Laurel Award. In 1995 she received the Cecil B. DeMille Award for lifetime achievements, one of many such awards.
Special and Honorary Awards
- 63rd Academy Awards, 1990
- To one of the genuine treasures of world cinema who, in a career rich with memorable performances, has added permanent luster to our art form.