Leopoldo Fregoli

Director, Actor, Writer

Director, Actor, Writer


Leopoldo Fregoli (1867-1936) was one of the first vaudeville actors who used film in his acts. Fregoli was famous for his rapid transformation acts, in which he did impersonations of famous artistic and political characters. In 1898 he bought a Cinematographe from the Lumière brothers and started to show shorts, named Fregoligraph, as part of his ...
Birth date
1867-07-02
Death date
1936-11-26

Known For


Dietro le quinte I
Dietro le quinte I
Director (1898)
Dietro le quinte II
Dietro le quinte II
Director (1898)
Fregoli al ristorante
Fregoli al ristorante
Director (1898)
Fregoli barbiere maldestro
Fregoli barbiere maldestro
Director (1898)
 

Activities


RoleTitleYear
DirectorFregoli illusionista
(Short)
1905
DirectorFregoli dietro le quinte
(Short)
1903
DirectorIl segreto di Fregoli
(Short)
1902
DirectorIl sogno di Fregoli
(Short)
1901
DirectorUn viaggio di Fregoli
(Short)
1900
DirectorBurla al marito
(Short)
1899
DirectorCommendator Ermete Novelli: Impressioni dalla critica
(Documentary short)
1899
DirectorFregoli barbiere mago
(Short)
1899
DirectorNovelli in famiglia
(Documentary short)
1899
DirectorUna burla di Fregoli
(Short)
1899
DirectorDietro le quinte I
(Short)
1898
DirectorDietro le quinte II
(Short)
1898
DirectorFregoli, the Protean Artiste
(Short)
1898
DirectorFregoli al ristorante
(Short)
1898
DirectorFregoli barbiere maldestro
(Short)
1898
DirectorFregoli donna
(Short)
1898
DirectorFregoli prestigiatore
(Short)
1898
DirectorFregoli trasformista
(Short)
1898
DirectorPere cotte
(Short)
1898
DirectorDanse serpentine
(Short)
1897/I
DirectorFregoli al caffe
(Short)
1897
DirectorPartie de cartes
(Short) (unconfirmed)
1897
RoleTitleYear
ActorFregoli aquatique
(Short) Fregoli
1910
ActorFregoli dietro le quinte
(Short)
1903
ActorIl segreto di Fregoli
(Short) Fregoli
1902
ActorIl sogno di Fregoli
(Short) Fregoli
1901
ActorUn viaggio di Fregoli
(Short) Fregoli
1900
ActorBurla al marito
(Short)
1899
ActorFregoli barbiere mago
(Short)
1899
ActorUna burla di Fregoli
(Short) Fregoli
1899
ActorDietro le quinte I
(Short)
1898
ActorDietro le quinte II
(Short)
1898
ActorFregoli, the Protean Artiste
(Short)
1898
ActorFregoli al ristorante
(Short)
1898
ActorFregoli barbiere maldestro
(Short)
1898
ActorFregoli donna
(Short)
1898
ActorFregoli prestigiatore
(Short)
1898
ActorFregoli trasformista
(Short)
1898
ActorPere cotte
(Short)
1898
ActorDanse serpentine
(Short)
1897/I
ActorFregoli al caffe
(Short)
1897
ActorPartie de cartes
(Short)
1897
RoleTitleYear
WriterBurla al marito
(Short) (writer)
1899
WriterFregoli barbiere mago
(Short) (writer)
1899
WriterDietro le quinte I
(Short) (writer)
1898
WriterDietro le quinte II
(Short) (writer)
1898
WriterFregoli, the Protean Artiste
(Short) (writer)
1898
WriterFregoli al ristorante
(Short) (writer)
1898
WriterFregoli barbiere maldestro
(Short) (writer)
1898
WriterFregoli donna
(Short) (writer)
1898
WriterFregoli prestigiatore
(Short) (writer)
1898
WriterFregoli trasformista
(Short) (writer)
1898
WriterPere cotte
(Short) (writer)
1898
WriterFregoli al caffe
(Short)
1897
RoleTitleYear
CinematographerFregoli illusionista
(Short)
1905
RoleTitleYear
SelfLa celebre ballerina Ernestina Bossi
(Documentary short) Self
1899
SelfFregoli the Protean Artiste
(Short) Self
1898
RoleTitleYear
Archive footageLumière!
(Documentary) Self
2016