Another Palermo actor died just two days after Mario Pupella. Santo Bellina, an actor, known for his role in La scorta passed away.
How Did Santo Bellina Die?
Santo Bellina passed away at the age of 58 from an illness.
He has worked in film and television, appearing in Ris and Police District as well as shows like Nassiryia-Per not to forget, Paolo Borsellino in 2004, and Don Milani-Il priore di Barbiana in 1997.
Antonio Di Martino expressed his condolences, saying,
“I learned this very sad news, for those who had the honor of knowing and frequenting him, they knew well what a person and good actor you were, unfortunately, the sorrows and the timely depression took you away” wrote, Antonio Di Martino.
“Very good actor. You worked harder than anyone but they never appreciated you!”.
Who was Santo Bellina?
Santo Bellina was an Italian actor who was born on 22 September 1964 in Palermo, Sicily, Italy.
He was known for his renowned films like La piovra (1984) and Il cacciatore (2018). He had his acting debut in the 1985 movie “Il pentito” from his young age itself.
Since then, he has acted in dozens of movies and fiction that depicted the mafia and the struggle against the Cosa Nostra.
He acted in “The Octopus”. His most recent production was named, “The Hunter”.
He played Beppe Montana in the TV miniseries “Paolo Borsellino” in 2004. He played a minor role in “Ragazzi fuori,” the follow-up to “Mery per semper” which details the trials and tribulations of the young Palermitans held in the Rosaspina juvenile prison.
Santo Bellina Cause of Death
A Palermitan actor, Santo Bellina passed away at the age of 58. Santo Bellina cause of death was an illness. However, the type of illness he suffered is not known yet.
Some unconfirmed sources say that he died of depression. Although, the exact cause of death was not still known yet.
Tributes flooded social media after the demise news broke out. Numerous posts recall his talents.
“We will miss your sense of humor, your professionalism, but above all the enthusiasm with which you faced every single moment of our event”, wrote, Gabriele Perrini, artistic director of the Grand Gala of the dialect theater “Regional Award of the City of Castelbuono”.