Pietro Torrisi is an actor born in 1940 into an Italian family. The world was embroiled in global conflict. Mussolini was still leader and had yet to be publicly hung by the neck.
Over the course of his career he starred in countless movies spanning many decades. Many of them in the sword and sandal genre. Most notably The Throne of Fire (1983) with Sabrina Siani, Gunan, King of the Barbarians (1982) and The Arena (1974) with Pam Grier.
Triumph of the Ten Gladiators (1964)
Hercules vs. the Giant Warriors (1964)
Sword of the Empire (1964)
Seven Rebel Gladiators (1965)
Killers Are Challenged (1966)
The Cobra (1967)
Your Turn to Die (1967)
The Handsome, the Ugly, and the Stupid (1967)
Django the Bastard (1969)
Hector the Mighty (1972)
Death Smiles on a Murderer (1973)
The Arena (1974) as Septimus
Lady Dynamite (1980)
Gunan, King of the Barbarians (1982) as Gunan
Sangraal, la spada di fuoco (1982) as Sangraal
The Throne of Fire (1983) as Siegfried
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