Sophia Loren: The Italian Screen Queen
Majalla - London Italian actress Sofia Loren, original name Costanza Brigida Villani Seacolón, was born in Rome on September 20, 1934. She began her film career in 1951 and rose above her poverty-stricken origins in postwar Naples to become universally regarded as one of the world’s most beautiful women and Italy’s most famous movie star.