Sofia Costanza Brigida Villani Scicolone, known professionally as Sophia Loren, is an Italian actress. She was named by the American Film Institute as one of the greatest female stars of Classical Hollywood cinema.
Sophia Loren is an Italian actress and singer who rose to fame in the 1950s and 1960s. She is widely regarded as one of the most beautiful and talented women in cinema history, and has won numerous awards, including an Academy Award, a Grammy Award, and five Golden Globes. She is also known for her humanitarian work, especially for UNICEF and the World Food Programme. Some of her most memorable films include Two Women, Marriage Italian Style, The Gold of Naples, and Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow.