Gina Lollobrigida today marks '92
• Gina Lollobrigida today marks '92
July 4th in '92 the famous Italian actress, one of the most beautiful women in the world of Gina Lollobrigida. She played about 65 roles in movies, the most striking of which was the work in the film "Fanfan la Tulip" and "Notre Dame". In 1970-ies., Ceasing to act in films, she tried her hand as a photographer and sculptor. All these well-known facts. And that is why La Lollo conflict with Sophia Loren and invites her to strip naked in public, what kind of relationship associated with the Italian Yuri Gagarin, and for whom she was going to marry in 79 years, the general public hardly knows.
Gina Lollobrigida and her long-standing rival Sophia Loren | Photo: vintage-dream-s.livejournal.com
At birth, she received the name of Luigino and later reduced it to sonority. But the name Lollobrigida - real. When she learned that the French call a big bust, "Lollo", it is decided that such a name would bring her even more popular. So she got a colorful nickname "La Lollo" in the media. Constant competition on the Italian screens Gina Lollobrigida and Sophia Loren called "war busts." One day Sophie decided to destroy rival and said that her silicone breasts. Then La Lollo invited them both to strip in public, to the public itself decided which one of them is worthy. Unfortunately for the male half of the audience, the dispute has not been brought to completion.
Gina Lollobrigida and Sophia Loren | Photo: vintage-dream-s.livejournal.com, 24smi.org When she was later asked about the long-term competition with Sophia Loren, Gina replied: "I was not looking for competition with anyone - I was №1". And at the same time, hinting at Sophie's husband, film producer Carlo Ponti, she adds: "I succeeded only because of its own, without the support of any producer, has done everything alone."
Gina Lollobrigida and Elizabeth Taylor in the same dresses at the film festival in Moscow | Photo: 24smi.org
Gina Lollobrigida always dignified way out of any funny situations. At the Moscow International Film Festival, she and Elizabeth Taylor appeared in identical dresses. According to one version, the famous fashion designer Yves Saint Laurent for selfish reasons, not refused to sew both actresses identical outfits, and on the other - La Lollo simply borrowed the design and the pattern of another dress. Whatever it was, the stars not only embarrassed because of this curiosity, but the rest of the evening did not depart from each other, talking, like best friends.
Gina Lollobrigida and Yuri Gagarin. Moscow 1961 | Photo: dubikvit.livejournal.com
Actress attributed many romances with colleagues and men, far removed from the world of cinema - said that in front of her did not stand Frank Sinatra, Yul Brynner and even Yuri Gagarin! The Western press wrote that the Italian movie star secretly met with Soviet cosmonaut in America and Paris. In fact, they saw each other only once - at the Moscow International Film Festival in 1961. When Jean arrived in the Soviet Union, she was asked whom she wanted to meet. The actress later recalled: "They obviously expected me to call the name of Khrushchev, but I was up to his person did not care. I asked Catherine Furtseva introduce me to Gagarin. It is arranged. His smile and mischievous look at least a little, but then fell in love all women of the planet. And I was no exception. When we walked in the night Moscow, Yuri gave me his photograph on the back of which he wrote: "I have seen a lot of stars in the sky. But like you, no. "
Concerning his novels with famous actors Lollobrigida said: "Among the many famous men who loved me, no - I repeat: not one asked me to marry him. Because women are not men appreciate the beauty and obedience and humility. I told them this could not offer. "
When it was long break, the actress reacted to it calmly in her film career. "It is necessary that each next role was better than the last, and it is difficult, given the standard scenario. I would prefer not to appear in high-action films, and films of directors who are looking for something, tend to speak the truth to the screen, "- she explained. Her talent has always been multi-faceted, and film work she replaced other hobbies - photography, modeling and sculpting.
The Italian movie star has been married only once - at 22, she married a Yugoslavian doctor Milko Skoficha. After 8 years, the couple had a son. Having lived together 22 years old, in 1971, the couple separated. In 1984, the actress met with the Spaniard Javier Regan, who was younger than her 34 years. Gina said of him: "He is young, cheerful, smart. We have fun together and well, we did not feel the age difference, it surprises the other, but not us. " Their affair lasted for more than 20 years, and in 79 years Lollobrigida shocked the public statement: it is going to get married!
However, this marriage did not take place. Without explaining the reasons, in the last moment, the actress refused to register the marriage. In 2014, her son, has filed a lawsuit in court to recognize the dysfunctional mother - in his words, it will not just fall into the network of young crooks trying to take hold of her condition. However, the judge dismissed the claim, admitting actress sane and able to manage their own affairs.
The actress with her young fiance - Javier Regan | Photo: uznayvse.ru
When Gina Lollobrigida celebrated its 90th anniversary, she was asked about her age, to which she replied: "30 plus 30 plus 30 ... Aging for women - is the lack of, but hard experience that I had, gave me the courage to face difficulties ... I have always something to do. Whether I starred in the film, or photograph, or sculpt his sculptures, or play music. I simply have no time to grow old. "
In his later years, she continues to live an active lifestyle, a lot of traveling and engaged in charity. By his 90th birthday, she has prepared a new sculptural and said it expects another year of 20 bright and interesting life - after her aunt lived to be 113 years old! It remains only to wish her all of the plans!