Renato Pozzetto turns 80 on 14 July and will celebrate in Laveno Mombello, a town on Lake Maggiore where he was born and where his “Locanda Pozzetto” is located, in which he will toast together with family and friends.
Renato Pozzetto, protagonist of many films and theater and cabaret star, he shot one of his last scenes in Ceriano Laghetto, for a television and web spot commissioned by Trenord for the launch of the new trains, inspired by the famous scene of the passage of the train in “The Country Boy”.
It was Ceriano an entire morning on January 11 last, to shoot the scene of the arrival of the train at the station, then it became the spot distributed from February.
A few days ago, in a long interview with Corriere della Sera, the great Lombard comedian and actor, recalled the times of the Milan of the taverns, where some of the most famous names of cabaret, music and visual art were formed.
“We went to the Osteria dell’Oca d’oro in Porta Romana: there were many artists, also Piero Manzoni, Lucio Fontana, we sang popular songs and took advantage of the bottle of wine that went around “- tells Pozzetto al Corriere.
“Then nearby, Cab 64 opened, where we met: Giorgio Gaber who taught us to play the guitar, more to Cochi, who was good; Enzo Jannacci, with whom we wrote the first songs, like “the hen is smart, you understand how people look at it”, he composed music and we went on with words; Dario Fo who came to give us his opinion; Bruno Lauzi who also performed and all who will become our friends “