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Greta Scacchi

Greta Scacchi is a famous Aussie actor.

She was born in Milan (Italy) on 18 February 1960.

How old is Greta Scacchi?

Greta Scacchi is currently 64 years old.

How tall is Greta Scacchi?

Greta Scacchi is 1.75 m tall.

Early Life

Greta Scacchi was born on February 18, 1960, in Milan, Italy. She moved to Australia when she was two years old with her parents and grew up in Perth, Western Australia. After completing her schooling, Scacchi attended the University of Western Australia, where she studied English and Drama. Before becoming famous, she worked as a model and appeared in a few minor theater productions.


Greta Scacchi is most famous for her role as Emma in the 1987 film "White Mischief." Other notable movies she appeared in include "Heat and Dust" (1983) and "Country Life" (1994). In addition to her film career, she has also had success in television, with appearances in shows like "Miss Austen Regrets" (2008) and "War & Peace" (2016). Scacchi had the opportunity to work with fellow Australian actors like Sam Neill and Nicole Kidman throughout her career.

Family Life

Greta Scacchi's parents are Luca Scacchi Gracco and Pamela Carsaniga. She has two sisters named Elena and Claudia. Scacchi was married to American actor Vincent D'Onofrio in 1991 and they have one son together, named Leila. The couple divorced in 1993. Scacchi grew up in Perth, Australia, but currently resides in Italy.


Aside from her acting career, Greta Scacchi is also a trained ballet dancer. She studied ballet at the Scuola di Danza Classica Balletto di Toscana in Florence, Italy. In terms of charity work, Scacchi has been involved with the British Red Cross and has supported causes related to cancer research. She is known for her passion for environmental issues and has campaigned for the preservation of the Great Barrier Reef in Australia.