Sherman Oaks, CA, October 18, 2019 --(PR.com
)-- Movie icon Sophia Loren will star in her second US tour, onstage and in person, in An Evening with Sophia Loren. Miss Loren has graciously accepted this opportunity to return so the public can celebrate her illustrious and Oscar winning career and have the chance to meet her in person. A celebrity interviewer will accompany Ms. Loren and uncover her amazing movie triumphs as well as her fabulous personal story. And the audience will have a chance to ask Ms. Loren questions that are all about Sophia. Limited VIP Meet and Greet ticket packages are available for the public to personally greet Ms. Loren. It's a once-in-a-lifetime chance to spend an unforgettable evening with a true Icon of the Silver Screen, the beautiful and unforgettable Sophia Loren.
Ms. Loren began her film career in 1951, winning the Best Actress Academy Award in 1961 and an Academy Honorary Award in 1991. She starred in her first Hollywood film in 1957, "The Pride and the Passion," co-starring Cary Grant and Frank Sinatra.
In 1960, Sophia Loren turned in the most acclaimed performance of her career in the film "Two Women" winning her the 1961 Academy Award for Best Lead Actress. She was the first actress ever to win the award for a non-English-language film.
Throughout the 1960s, Sophia Loren continued to star in films, cementing her status as one of the great international movie stars of her generation. Her most notable 1960s performances include "Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow" (1963), which won the Oscar for Best Foreign Film, "Marriage Italian Style" (1964), for which she earned another Oscar nomination for Best Actress, and "A Countess from Hong Kong" (1967), co-starring Marlon Brando.
She continues to act and appear frequently in public as one of the film industry's greatest living legends. Some of her more popular and acclaimed later films include "Porter," "A Countess from Hong Kong," "Grumpier Old Men," and "Nine." Currently has a new film coming out, "The Life Ahead" directed by her son Edoardo Ponti.
Entire tour is produced by The Stander Group Inc., Los Angeles, CA.
Tour dates and venues:
Nov. 12 Rhode Island Convention Center Providence, RI
Nov. 18 Ridgefield Playhouse Ridgefield, CT
Nov. 20-21 Robert E. Parilla Performing Arts Center Baltimore, MD
Nov. 24 California Center for the Arts Escondido, CA