Luca Marinelli can be described as an Italian actor. He was born on October 22, 1984. Luca Marinelli was born to
actor and voice actor Eugenio Marinelli and the nephew of actress and voice actress Sonia Scotti.
He had his education at the Silvio D’Amico National Academy of Dramatic Art and he successfully graduated in 2009. He has been making appearances on stage since 2006 and the role that marked his breakthrough was Mattia, with respect to the Saverio Costanzo’s 2010 drama film The Solitude of Prime Numbers.
Over the years, he has acted in a lot of films and he is best known for the roles of Guido in Every Blessed Day (2012), Andrea in The Great Beauty (2013), Cesare in Don’t Be Bad (2015), The Gipsy in They Call Me Jeeg (2016), the title character of Martin Eden (2019), Nicky in The Old Guard (2020), and the title character of Diabolik (2021).
Luca Marinelli was appointed EFP Shooting Star at the Berlin International Film Festival for his performance in Paolo Virzì’s Every Blessed Day in 2013. He also played a role in the Academy Award-winning drama The Great Beauty by Paolo Sorrentino.
He won the Pasinetti Award for Best Actor at the 72nd Venice International Film Festival for the role he played in Claudio Caligari’s final film Don’t Be Bad. It must also be noted that in 2016, Luca Marinelli was the proud winner and recipient of the Nastro d’Argento and David di Donatello for Best Supporting Actor for They Call Me Jeeg.
He also won Volpi Cup for Best Actor for his portrayal of the titular character Martin Eden at the 76th Venice International Film Festival in 2019. He was featured in the 2018 TV series Trust, as well as the Netflix film The Old Guard.
Luca Marinelli was featured as Diabolik in the 2021 film based on the comics series and he also played the role of Italian singer-songwriter Fabrizio De André in Fabrizio De André: Principe Libero.
Luca Marinelli Girlfriend
Luca Marinelli is married to Alissa Jung . Luca Marinelli and Alissa met on set. The two lovebirds have been living together since 2012 and they lived their lives away from the media. They are yet to have children.
Luca Marinelli and Alissa Jung are quite active on social media. Alissa Jung serves as the chairwoman of the Pen Paper Association and it is an association that raises awareness about social responsibility in young Europeans and provides free education for young people.
Alissa Jung became famous due to the role she played in Mary of Nazareth as well as Open My Eyes(2016). Alissa Jung has two children; Lenius and Julina with her ex-partner Jan Hahn. Her net worth is estimated to be about $ 4 million as of 2021.