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Isabelle Adriani is a Actor Italienne born on 22 june 1972 at Umbertide (Italie)

Isabelle Adriani

Isabelle Adriani
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Birth name Federica Federici
Nationality Italie
Birth 22 june 1972 (51 years) at Umbertide (Italie)

Federica Federici (born 22 June 1972 in Umbertide, Umbria), better known by her stage name Isabelle Adriani, is an Italian actress, producer, journalist, singer and author.


Isabelle has a Phd in History. She has starred in more than 30 movies all over the world. She just finished shooting The Youngh messiah (former title :Christ The Lord):'[1]' directed by Cyrus Nowrasteh with Sean Bean where she played beautiful dancer 'Seleni'. She played 'Esmeralda' in Reclaim directed by Alan White with John Cusack, the journalist in Come to the World with Penelope Cruz, and the hooker in The American with George Clooney. She also worked in two movies directed by Pupi Avati she was Marcella Vanarini first love of the lead Cesare Cremonini of 'The Big Heart of Girls' and 'Nicoletta' in Una sconfinata Giovinezza by Pupi Avati, she was Giuliana Cenerini in 'The First Beautiful Thing', directed by Paolo Virzì and amazing Spanish Mercedes in the film 'What a beautiful day' with Checco Zalone. Russian Svetlana in Boys versus Girls by Fausto Brizzi and Michelle, the French mistress of Nicolas Vaporidisin 'All the love in the world'. She is the romantic journalist Clara in Kissed by luck with Vincenzo Salemme , directed by Paolo Costella . She played the spy Eva in Faccio un salto all'Havana shot in Cuba, with Enrico Brignano. She has also worked in The American directed by Anton Corbjin, in ‘’Dangerous Beauty’’ with Rufus Sewell and in Come to the World by Sergio Castellitto, in Marriage in Paris as herself, and as the journalist in Some say no with Luca Argentero by Giambattista Avellino, in Amore 14 by Federico Moccia , and in Caraibi Last Minute by brothers Vanzina .She starred in Il tempo delle Mimose (2012 ) . In 2012 she starred Milla Jovovich in short ' Future Perfect 'directed by Tara Subkoff
She has played various roles in several TV Series, as in Il Commissario Manara 2for RAIUNO, where she starred as Agnese Mais, the beautiful secretary of the superintendent, in love with Manara ; she was the co-lead Roberta in Capri 3 for RAIUNO and the co-lead Edda in The Champion and The Miss with Luca Argenterofor RAUNO, and in The Island by A. Negrin played the role of deputy prosecutor Cenni and was also the guest star of the latest part of Don Matteo 9 always for RAIUNO. She also played as the charming psychologist Carolina Ferretti in Police District 9and also starred as police woman Anna Lepore with Lino Banfi in 'Il Commissaio Zagaria'for Canale 5 . She is also a professional journalist. She has written articles for La Nazione , Il Messaggero , presented the news and various programs for national channels. She supervised and presented several TV programs of fairy tales C'era una volta for Channel 5 .She wrote and presented for two years (2010-2012) the historic TV Program Accadde oggi, with anecdotes and aphorisms, broadcast every day from Monday to Friday at 9:50 on Channel 5. In 2011 she created and presented the TV program Moviestar about the stars of the entertainment business . She starred in Il tempo delle Mimose (2012). In 2012 she starred with Milla Jovovich in the short FuturePerfect directed by Tara Subkoff

She graduated with a thesis entitled: 'The DNA of Fairy Tale'. She has published eight books under the name Federica Federici : The Blue Butterfly fairy tales, Favole Vere, Princesses of Paper, Cinderella The Legend, The magic of Handicap, The Island of the Sun and the historical novels The Face of Rose and Garden power.
As Isabelle Adriani, she published the historical novel True Story of Cinderella. She is also a dancer, singer, and professional whistler. She can whistle in ‘opera style‘ the most famous ‘arias’ of Puccini and Verdi.
Adriani is also a dubber, she gave her voice to Italian version of Peaches inIce Age 4, of ' Jeanette ' in ' Alvin and the Chipmunks 3 ' where she also sang the song ' Help ' by Rihanna in the Italian version. ' In 2014 Adriani gave her voice to the fairy pirate Zarina lead of the new Disney film : ' Tinkerbell and the Pirate Fairy' '.
After the great success at the last Venice Film Festival in 2014, Isabelle was chosen by director Alan White to play Esmeralda in the film : ' Reclaim ' with John Cusack and Jacki Weaver. Isabelle now lives between Italy and Los Angeles, she is engaged to Count Vittorio Palazzi Trivelli a pilot of GT and Ferrari . The rights of her latest book, The True Story of Cinderella ( a beautiful slave girl marries a pharaoh thanks to a shoe and becomes queen of Egypt 2650 years ago) are now of the American director Tom Shadyac. She was the star of the music video of the song Party Encore by American rapper Jay Kay. In 2014 Isabelle Adriani is on tour with the thetatre play: u name is Nobody the latest version of the Odessy of Valerio Massio Manfredi taken from his book edited by Mondadori, where she plays 6 different roles: all women of Ulysses : Helen, Penelope, Kirke, Calypso, nausicaa and the goddess Athena. In 2014 Isabelle Adriani wrote and starred in Open Quantum Relativity , a short film about the new theory on the time machine, in collaboration with physicians Giuseppe Basini and Salvatore Capozziello. The film was presented at the 71st Venice Film Festival in Venice. Isabelle just starred as Seleni in Cyrus Nowrasteh's latest movie: Christ The Lord to be released all over the world, next year.

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Filmography of Isabelle Adriani (15 films)

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The Young Messiah, 1h51
Directed by Cyrus Nowrasteh
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Fantasy, Historical
Themes Films set in Africa, Films about children, Films about religion, Films based on the Bible, Portrayals of Jesus in film
Actors Sean Bean, David Bradley, Jonathan Bailey, David Burke, Isabelle Adriani, Jane Lapotaire
Roles Seleni
Rating57% 2.8615952.8615952.8615952.8615952.861595
At the age of 7, when Jesus returns from Egypt to his home in Nazareth with his family, he discovers the truth about his life.
Reclaim (2014)
, 1h36
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Crime
Themes Transport films, Road movies, Chase films
Actors John Cusack, Ryan Phillippe, Rachelle Lefèvre, Jacki Weaver, Luis Guzmán, Isabelle Adriani
Roles Esmeralda
Rating52% 2.6012452.6012452.6012452.6012452.601245
Steven (Ryan Phillippe) and Shannon (Rachelle Lefevre) are a young couple that have decided to adopt an orphan after Shannon loses the ability to conceive since a horrific car accident. They contact IRA (Intl Rescue Adoption), an adoption organization run by Reigert (Jacki Weaver), who introduces them to Nina (Briana Roy), who was orphaned after an earthquake in Haiti. Everything seems to be progressing as planned but before the adoption can be finalized, Reigert and Nina vanish and neither Shannon nor Steven can find any way to contact Intl. Rescue Adoption. They discover that they've been the victims of a confidence scheme but rather than give up, they decide to follow after Reigert in the hopes of claiming Nina. Instead, they come across a trio of child traffickers that also hope to find and use Nina for their own purposes, but are also willing to hold Shannon and Steven hostage in the hopes of making even more money.
Twice Born
Twice Born (2012)
, 2h7
Directed by Sergio Castellitto
Origin Italie
Genres Drama, War, Historical, Romance
Themes Pregnancy films, Political films
Actors Emile Hirsch, Penélope Cruz, Mira Furlan, Jane Birkin, Saadet Aksoy, Sergio Castellitto
Roles Giornalista
Rating72% 3.6492853.6492853.6492853.6492853.649285
Oft-married Gemma visits Sarajevo with her only child, Pietro. The two of them had escaped the city sixteen years ago, just days after his birth during the Bosnian War. Diego, her second husband and Pietro's father, remained behind and later died. As they travel with her wartime friend Gojco, she tries to repair her relationship with Pietro, asking her third husband (by phone) if she should tell Pietro that she did not give birth to him. Gemma is later stunned by the revelation that Pietro's real mother, Aska, is still alive and married to Gojco. Aska reveals that, contrary to Gemma's long held belief, Diego was not Pietro's father, as she had been a sex slave to a garrison of the Serb Volunteer Guard. Gemma must face loss, the cost of war and the redemptive power of love.
Viva l'Italia, 1h40
Genres Comedy
Actors Raoul Bova, Alessandro Gassmann, Michele Placido, Ambra Angiolini, Rocco Papaleo, Maurizio Mattioli
Roles paziente ospedale
Rating62% 3.1038953.1038953.1038953.1038953.103895
Après un infarctus, le sénateur Michele Spagnolo perd ses inhibitions et se retrouve dans l'incapacité de mentir… ce qui complique sa vie personnelle et politique.
The Big Heart of Girls, 1h25
Directed by Pupi Avati
Origin Italie
Genres Drama
Actors Micaela Ramazzotti, Cesare Cremonini, Gianni Cavina, Isabelle Adriani, Massimo Bonetti, Sydne Rome
Roles Marcella Vanarini
Rating61% 3.0697553.0697553.0697553.0697553.069755
Le film se situe au début des années 1930 dans un petit village dans la campagne du centre de l'Italie et narre la tentative d'une famille de riches propriétaires terriens de marier une de leurs trois filles avec le fils d'une famille de paysans.
Wedding in Paris, 1h42
Genres Comedy
Actors Massimo Boldi, Massimo Ceccherini, Enzo Salvi, Paola Minaccioni, Rocco Siffredi, Guglielmo Scilla
Roles Isabelle
Rating40% 2.0260352.0260352.0260352.0260352.026035
A businessman in Italy, who sells his products directly on a television channel without paying anything taxes, and a financier, dutiful and always on the hunt for tax evaders, come into contact 'cause their sons, both artists, share an apartment in Paris. The day of graduation attended the Art Institute of the two will be 'the excuse for a trip to the French capital where they cross destinies lives and loves of two families.
The Immature, 1h48
Directed by Paolo Genovese
Genres Comedy
Actors Raoul Bova, Ambra Angiolini, Luca Bizzarri, Paolo Kessisoglu, Ricky Memphis, Anita Caprioli
Roles Samantha
Rating61% 3.058623.058623.058623.058623.05862
A group of young guys meet again them after so many years of their separation from the classes of the high school classic. Each of them has a family, or still lives the anxiety of teenagers, trying to get by in life. But one day the young people discover the news that the examination made by them at the end of high school is not valid for bureaucratic complications. They will have to go back to school as students to retake the exam, so that the degrees and diplomas who have taken are permanently valid. During the summer study, the protagonists have the chance to relive the passions of the past, which now only teenagers can remember and try.
What a Beautiful Day, 1h37
Genres Comedy
Actors Luigi Luciano, Rocco Papaleo, Nabiha Akkari, Ivano Marescotti, Anna Rita del Piano, Isabelle Adriani
Roles Mercedes
Rating63% 3.171963.171963.171963.171963.17196
Checco, a man who works as a bouncer at a nightclub in Brianza, dreams of becoming a carabiniere like his uncle Joseph Capobianco, however, he is rejected by Colonel Gismondo Mazzini after his third interview in one year. By the recommendation of the Archbishop of Milan, Checco manages to become a security officer at Milan Cathedral. While working at the cathedral he meets Farah, and Arab woman pretending to be an architecture student in order to gain access to the Madonnina. Farah, with the help of her brother and two other accomplices, plans to place an explosive device at the feet of the Madonnina to avenge the killing of her family in an unspecified bombing. Checco takes Farah to a dilapidated trullo, which he inherited from his grandfather in Alberobello. Checco wants the trullo to be demolished, however, it would cost €10,000. As the two spend time together, Checco falls in love with Farah.
The American, 1h45
Directed by Anton Corbijn
Origin USA
Genres Drama, Thriller, Crime
Actors George Clooney, Violante Placido, Thekla Reuten, Paolo Bonacelli, Björn Granath, Thekla Reuten
Roles Hooker #1
Rating62% 3.1474753.1474753.1474753.1474753.147475
Jack (George Clooney), a gunsmith and contract killer, and his lover, Ingrid (Irina Björklund), are relaxing in Sweden. Jack becomes alarmed by a trail of footprints in the snow and pulls Ingrid towards shelter. Sniper gunshots ring out. Ingrid sees Jack pull a gun from his pocket and shoot the approaching sniper. Knowing his identity is in jeopardy, and with little hesitation, Jack shoots and kills Ingrid. He flees to Rome and contacts his handler Pavel (Johan Leysen), who insists that Jack cannot stay in Rome. Pavel sends him to Castelvecchio (a small town in the mountains of Abruzzo). Jack becomes nervous, and, disposing of the cell phone Pavel gave him, goes to nearby Castel del Monte, Abruzzo, instead.
Men Vs Women, 1h53
Directed by Fausto Brizzi
Origin Italie
Genres Comedy, Romantic comedy, Romance
Actors Paola Cortellesi, Fabio De Luigi, Claudio Bisio, Carla Signoris, Andrea Rivera, Giorgia Würth
Roles Svetlana
Rating57% 2.857612.857612.857612.857612.85761
Walter est un entraineur de volley-ball qui trompe son épouse, Monica, avec la capitaine de son équipe, Eva. Il est pris de remords mais renonce à rompre avec son amante par crainte de perdre le prochain match. C'est finalement Eva, déçue que Walter ne divorce pas pour elle, qui se confesse à Monica. De manière surprenante, les deux femmes s'entendent bien, et le couple se réconcilie. En même temps, l'équipe de volley remporte le match.
The First Beautiful Thing, 2h2
Directed by Paolo Virzì
Origin Italie
Genres Drama, Comedy, Comedy-drama
Themes Films about families
Actors Valerio Mastandrea, Micaela Ramazzotti, Stefania Sandrelli, Claudia Pandolfi, Marco Messeri, Fabrizia Sacchi
Roles Giuliana Cenerini 1971-1981
Rating71% 3.5565853.5565853.5565853.5565853.556585
The film tells the story of the Michelucci family, from the 1970s to the present day: the central character is the stunningly beautiful Anna, the lively, frivolous and sometimes embarrassing mother of Bruno and Valeria. Everything begins in the Summer of 1971, at the annual Summer beauty pageant held at Livorno’s most popular bathing establishment. Anna is unexpectedly crowned “Most Beautiful Mother”, unwittingly stirring the violent jealousy of her husband, a Non-commissioned officer of Carabinieri. From then on, chaos strikes the family and for Anna, Bruno and his sister Valeria, it is the start of an adventure that will only end thirty years later. The whole movie is set when Bruno, a high school teacher who ended up living in Milan after managing to escape from Livorno and his mother, returns to his hometown to be at his mother’s side during her very last days, remembering all those key episodes of his family life through a long series of flashbacks.
A Summer in the Caribbean, 1h50
Directed by Carlo Vanzina
Genres Comedy
Actors Carlo Buccirosso, Enrico Brignano, Martina Stella, Alena Šeredová, Paolo Ruffini, Gigi Proietti
Roles moglie di Giacomo
Rating45% 2.2739552.2739552.2739552.2739552.273955
Several groups of Italians experience amusing adventures and tests of character on the Caribbean island of Antigua. Some of the characters are there simply for rest and relaxation, while others act with different motivations. Multiple plot lines unfold simultaneously as different characters' stories are presented.