Actors and personalities of the show gathered for pay tribute to Gigi Proietti, who passed away a month ago on the day he would have turned 80. Rai1 has decided to dedicate a beautiful thought to the great master by broadcasting Gigi, what a show.
A celebration in the name of irony, that splendid art of which Proietti was one of the greatest exponents in our country, but also in the name of nostalgia. Among the numerous comic sketches that the broadcaster has broadcast once again, to remember Gigi with a laugh, there have been numerous interventions by some of his colleagues who have sometimes accompanied him on stage giving the audience incredible emotions. And so, with unpublished testimonies and stories, viewers were able to greet the great actor again.
From Fiorello a Pierfrancesco Favino, by Renzo Arbore a Paolo Bonolis: many have expressed a sweet thought retracing the career of the master, but also his overwhelming personality and his innate talent, with which he had conquered the whole of Italy. It’s still, Nancy Brilli recalled the unforgettable myth of Mandrake and their film experience with the sequel to Horse fever, which has been very successful.
While Flavio Insinna, just as happened on the day of Gigi’s funeral, he returned to pay homage to him with splendid words: “We were lucky enough to meet not only a teacher, but a genius. It is a very often overused word. He is, and I speak of him in the present because a genius does not go away, he surrenders himself to eternity ”. Renato Zeroinstead, he relived the moment when he sang for him a song specially written on the notes of What will be, a tribute that already at the time (he had presented it in the transmission Battle horses) had moved everyone, and that today can only leave us breathless.
This is how Rai wanted to remember one of the greatest masters of all time. Just before the airing of Gigi, what a show, his daughter Carlotta recalled this unmissable appointment on Instagram, sharing among his stories the many messages received on the occasion of the sad anniversary: exactly one month has passed since the world said goodbye to Proietti, an immeasurable loss not only for his loved ones, but also for all of us who have loved him.