In 1952 he started working for the then public television, and was thus the first Italian television presenter. TV that he had long frequented, often as a columnist on the subject of etiquette and good manners, his best seller "Signori is become the new rules of style" for Mondadori, until the recent years and the debut, in 2012 as a crime writer. Thus he had won the title of "new lady of the Italian crime fiction" thanks to the success of "No tears for Miss Olga", "The drowned fool", "The seller of hats" and other titles still published by the publisher Salani.
"I don't have a recipe, I can only say how it happened to me. It seemed like anything. It was not any thing: pancreatic cancer. I certainly do the first to leave and this unwanted to grow and hurt me. he, I will win ", he had written a few days ago in a piece for the website with which he collaborated.