Franco Zeffirelli Dies at 96


Iconic Italian film director, Franco Zeffirelli has died at the age of 96.

He was the director of such popular movies as The Taming of the Shrew (1967), Brother Sun, Sister Moon (1972), Jesus of Nazareth (1977) or Romeo and Juliet (1968).

Zeffirelli died in his home in Rome. He is going to be buried in Florence, Italy.



Photo: Franco Zeffirelli with Maria Callas in 1964 – Getty Images/Hungary

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