Franco Nero is an Italian actor, born Francesco Sparanero on November 23, 1941 in Parma, Italy. His father was an officer in the carabinieri, and Franco attended the local university before leaving to study at the Piccolo Teatro di Milano. After being discovered by director John Huston in…more
He and Vanessa Redgrave have a son, Carlo Gabriel Nero.
When he worked on the movie Camelot in 1967, he and co-star Vanessa Redgrave would get involved. They would break up a few years later. They would get back together and get married in 2006.
He is married to actress Vanessa Redgrave.