Gabriele Muccino is an Italian film director. He has worked his way from making short films only aired on Italian television to become a well-known and successful American filmmaker. He is the elder brother of actor Silvio Muccino, who often appears in his brother's films. Muccino has directed 10 films and is best known for his first American film The Pursuit of Happyness, starring Will Smith. Muccino has been nominated for and won several awards including the David di Donatello Award for Best Director in 2001 for his film The Last Kiss.
|Born:||May 20, 1967, Rome, Italy|
|Education:||Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia|
|Spouse(s):||Elena Majoni (2002-2006), Angelica Russo (2012-current)|
|Children:||Silvio Leonardo (2000), Ilan (2003), Penelope (2009)|
|Twitter:||Gabriele Muccino's Twitter profile|
|IMDb:||Gabriele Muccino's IMDb|
About Gabriele Muccino
Director of the romantic comedy Playing for Keeps starring Gerald Butler and The Pursuit of Happyness starring Will Smith.
He directed the Italian comedy But Forever in My Mind, which he co-wrote with his brother who also starred in the film.
He was the brother of actor Silvio Muccino whom he hired to be in many of his films.
He had three children with his wife Angelica Russo whom he married in 2012.
He directed several films starring Will Smith.
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- David di Donatello winners