Gabriele Ferzetti

Born: 17 March 1925, Rome, Italy

Gabriele Ferzetti's distinguished acting career continues to this day, well into its seventh decade. His on screen debut was in 1942.

His roles have been diverse, from Sandro in Antonioni's acclaimed 'L'Avventure' to international gangster Draco in 'On Her Majesty's Secret Service'.

Spaghetti Western fans will know him as tuberculosis ridden railroad tycoon Morton from 'Once Upon a Time in the West' who's dream is to see the railroad reach the Pacific coast.

He also has a staring role in Lucio Fulci's giallo 'Murder to the Tune of the Seven Black Notes'.

Spaghetti credentials:
Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)