Claudio da Passano, actor of ‘Argentina, 1985’, dies

The actor Claudio da Passano Gallowho played an important role in the film “Argentina, 1985“He died at the age of 65, as reported by the Association Argentina of Actors through a statement.

“It is with great sorrow that we bid farewell to the actor Claudio DaPasanomember of our union since 1985. He carried out extensive and outstanding work in theater, film and television. Our condolences to her partner, actress Malena Figó, family and friends, embracing them at this hard time,” the organization published on social networks.

Passano’s last important role was in the multi-award-winning South American film, which was nominated for the Oscars for best international film precisely the day before.

In it, he played Carlos Somigliana, a prominent Argentine playwright, who played an important role in the Prosecutor’s Office team that carried out the Trial of the Juntas in 1985in which the military leadership of the last dictatorship was tried Argentina (1976-1983).

Shocked by the news, his famous colleague and star of the film, Ricardo Darín, fired the artist with a heartfelt message on his social networks.

“Dear Claudio, how can you bear this sadness of having to say goodbye so early? I hope the emotion of celebrating our work accompanies you on this trip. I am destroyed and grateful to have met you, great companion! Until we meet again, my hug, “he wrote Darín on his Twitter account.

The Uruguayan journalist and sports narrator also recalled his figure, although he lives in ArgentinaVíctor Hugo Morales, who was “destroyed” during the broadcast of his radio program.

The famous author of the nickname “Cosmic Kite” to refer to Diego Armando Maradona in the 1986 World Cup recalled that Da Passano “had great vitality” and that he was someone so close that last year he starred in the play “El reproche”, written and directed by him.

As the journalist well explained, Da Passano was an actor much more closely linked to the world of theater, coming to perform 30 plays throughout his career, and television.