Who is Greta Scarano, the actress who plays Ilary Blasi in “Speravo de morì prima”

Greta Scarano is Ilary Blasi in the TV series dedicated to Francesco Totti Speravo de died prima. For the actress, born in 1986, another confirmation of a leading role in her career, already quite rich. Speravo de morì prima is a series created by Sky Original and based on the autobiography Un Capitano, written by the journalist Paolo Condò, with Francesco Totti. It will air on Sky Atlantic from Friday 19 March. Visit our online acting classes.

Scarano is Roman, she began acting as a child, at the Talia theater school. You also studied singing and percussion. You have acted in the theater both in Italy and in the United States, where you studied acting, in Alabama. Once back in Rome, she enrolled in Political Science at the University of Roma Tre and in an acting course at the school of Ettore Petrolini.

Her first notable role in 2007, when she joined the cast of Un posto al sole in the role of Sabrina Guarini. You have taken part in numerous other television projects such as R.I.S. – Imperfect crimes, Don Matteo, Police District, Anti-Mafia Squad – Palermo Oggi, The vertical line. She was the leading actress in the latest episode of Commissioner Montalbano, The Catalanotti method, which aired at the beginning of March 2021.

Also for television she was in High School, In Treatment, Don’t Lie, The Name of the Rose with John Turturro and Rupert Everett. In Some Clouds by Saverio Di Biagio, 2011, she was the protagonist. The film was presented at the Venice Film Festival. Other important roles in Suburra, The truth is in heaven, I stop when I want – Masterclass, I stop when I want – Ad Honorem, Diva !.

You won the Guglielmo Biraghi Prize for Without Mercy and the Silver Ribbon for Best Supporting Actress for Suburra. She is romantically linked to director Sydney Sibilia. You had a relationship with actor and director Michele Alhaique. In Speravo de morì prima she is alongside Pietro Castellitto, who plays Totti. The series focuses on the last year and a half of the Roma captain’s career.

“I liked Greta. Beyond the physical resemblance, she’s good at playing me, she’s done it very well. We met and chatted. You have received things about me that I didn’t think I had, “commented Ilary Blasi, married since 2005 to the former Roma captain. The two had three children: Cristian, Chanel and Isabel. “I was warned about the role: are you sure that’s the case? Safe safe? I haven’t really thought about it. I fell in love with the script. Not even for a second did I calculate that among other things it could cause a bit of chaos, set in the world of football full of fans and controversies, where everyone has their say, “Scarano commented to IO DONNA on her role.