• Sophia  Loren

    Sophia Loren Awards

    Born on September 20th, 1934

    From Rome, Lazio, Italy

Nine Poster

Nine

Italian film director Guido Contini (Daniel Day-Lewis) grapples with epic crises in his personal and professional lives. At the same time, he must strike a balance of the demands of numerous women in his life, including his wife (Marion Cotillard), his mistress (Penélope Cruz), and his confidant (Judi Dench).

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2010)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
Golden Globe (1995)
Won
Cecille B. DeMille Award
Won
Honorary Award
Golden Globe (1977)
Won
Henrietta Award (World Film Favorites)
Golden Globe (1971)
Won
Henrietta Award (World Film Favorites)
Golden Globe (1969)
Won
Henrietta Award (World Film Favorites)
Golden Globe (1966)
Won
Henrietta Award (World Film Favorites)
Golden Globe (1965)
Won
Henrietta Award (World Film Favorites)
Golden Globe (1964)
Won
Henrietta Award (World Film Favorites)
Ready to Wear (Pret-a-Porter) Poster

Ready to Wear (Pret-a-Porter)

During Paris Fashion Week, models, designers and industry hot shots gather to work, mingle, argue and try to seduce one another. American television personality Kitty (Kim Basinger) unsuccessfully vies to keep up with the high-fashion types. Journalists Anne (Julia Roberts) and Joe (Tim Robbins) skip out on most of the festivities in favor of a hotel room tryst. And fading icons Sergei (Marcello Mastroianni) and Isabella (Sophia Loren) hope to rekindle a romance from decades ago.

Golden Globe (1995)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Motion Picture
Marriage Italian Style Poster

Marriage Italian Style

When handsome, successful Domenico (Marcello Mastroianni) first meets the sexy young waif Filomena (Sophia Loren) in Naples during World War II, he is instantly smitten. Flash forward to the postwar years, and the two meet again, sparking a passionate affair that spans two decades. But when Filomena -- who has now become Domenico's kept woman and has secretly borne his children -- learns that her lover is planning to wed another, she stops at nothing to hook him into marrying her instead.

Golden Globe (1965)
Nominated
Best Performance By an Actor in a Motion Picture - Musical or Comedy
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role
La ciociara Poster

La ciociara

During World War II, Italian widow Cesira (Sophia Loren) must leave Rome with her devout daughter when the city comes under attack by Allied forces. The pair flee to a small village, where they meet -- and both fall for -- the charming Michele (Jean-Paul Belmondo). But the war uproots the life of mother and daughter once again when soldiers attack the duo and subject them to sexual assault. Their bond is strained as they struggle to overcome the tragedy that changes them both forever.

British Academy of Film & Television Arts (1962)
Won
Foreign Actress
Won
Actress
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It Started in Naples

When American lawyer Michael Hamilton (Clark Gable) hears that his estranged younger brother and sister-in-law have died in a car accident, he flies to Naples, Italy, to settle their estate. Upon arriving, the xenophobic Hamilton meets his impish nephew, Nando (Marietto), for the first time, and decides he will bring the boy back with him to the United States. But when Nando's gorgeous aunt, Lucia Curcio (Sophia Loren), protests, a lengthy and heated custody battle ensues.

Golden Globe (1961)
Nominated
Actress in a Leading Role - Musical or Comedy