Playing Ciro in Under the Riccione Sun is Going to be a Breakout Role for Cristiano Caccamo

Making tough decisions, being decisive, and transparent is how Cristiano Caccamo became the man he is today. A graduate of the Experimental Centre of Cinematography, being an actor was not something he gave much credence to. After graduating from high school and getting into film school, his career started to take shape and took him on a journey, which has lasted more than a decade.

Cristiano Caccamo Plays Ciro in the Netflix Movie Under the Riccione Sun

After the recent success of the Italian horror series from Netflix, the streaming company is coming with another, what looks to be another, an instant hit. Under the Riccione Sun is directed by famous Italian video directors Niccolo Celaia and Antonia Usbergo, collectively known as YouNuts. The movie is taking the summer vibe and running with it, and during this quarantine period, beaches, sun, and young people falling in love is going to be a big hit.

Under the Riccione Sun follows a group of teenagers during the summer period. A group of teenagers discovers friends, falls in love, and face heartbreaks while enjoying their time on the sun-kissed beach of Riccione. Riccione’s beaches and the nightlife make it one of the hottest summer destinations for young people, and the movie uses the pull of the place to tell their story of hope and love.

Cristiano Caccamo plays Ciro in the Netflix movie Under the Riccione Sun.Cristiano Caccamo plays Ciro in the Netflix movie Under the Riccione Sun.
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Cristiano Caccamo plays Ciro in the Netflix movie. Ciro is handsome and looking for a way to make a career in the music business. In the first trailer, it showed how Ciro was going for a talent competition, and it seems his friends and family will play a hand in the Ciro getting on the stage and fulfilling his dream. Ciro is also shown to fall in love with his new friend, so the character is one of the main characters in the film.

Also Read: Under the Riccione Sun – Netflix Movie Cast, Release Date, and Plot Details You Should Know

According to the promotional materials, Netflix is releasing the movie on 1 July 2020. Under the Riccione Sun cast is led by Cristiano Caccamo as Ciro, Lorenzo Zurzolo as Vincenzo, Ludovica Martino as Camilla, Isabella Ferrari as Irene, Saul Nanni as Marco, Caludia Tranchese as Emma, Davide Calgaro as Furio, Fotini Peluso as Guenda, Rosanna Sapia as Violante and Luca Ward as Lucio.

Cristiano Caccamo Starred Alongside Diana Del Bufalo and Salvatore Esposito in the Comedy Movie My Big Gay Italian Wedding

Cristiano Caccamo appeared in My Big Gay Italian Wedding alongside Salvatore Esposito and Diana Del Bufalo.Cristiano Caccamo appeared in My Big Gay Italian Wedding alongside Salvatore Esposito and Diana Del Bufalo.
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A play on the movie title My Big Fat Greek Wedding, My Big Gay Italian Wedding, is a romantic comedy about two gay adults who move to a remote Italian town for their wedding. Cristiano Caccamo plays Antonio, and he is taking his fiancé Paolo, played by Salvatore Esposito, to meet his parents in a village in Italy. But when Antonio’s father comes in the way, the family takes a stand with Antonio and goes ahead for the wedding.

Diana Del Bufalo also appeared in the movie, playing Benedetta, a friend of Antonio and Paolo. The film is a well-liked Italian comedy and the Under the Riccione Sun actor rose to fame after the success of the movie.

Get to Know Cristiano Caccamo

Cristiano Caccamo is 31 year old Italian actor, he started his acting career in 2010.Cristiano Caccamo is a 31-year-old Italian actor, he started his acting career in 2010.
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Cristiano Caccamo was born on 21 March 1989 to his parents in Calabria, Taurianova. His father, Michele Caccamo, is a published poet, and Cristiano grew up in a small village with his family. The actor said life in the small town was not easy; he said it was never comfortable and he could not wait to leave the place. The Under the Riccione Sun star moved to Umbria and continued his education in a boarding school, later enrolling in an acting school to start a career in show business.

The Ciro actor enrolled in Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia after high school, and his first acting role came in the opera Ciechi, where he played a side role as a soldier. Cristiano never intended to be an actor; he was looking for something different when he left home, and show-business opened its arm to the talented Italian. Now, he is one of the most recognizable young talents working in Italy, with his next venture being a Netflix movie.

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