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joseph roveto

by Cristina Crisci and Giovanna Rossi

Stylist to American stars, a passion for baking, he loves to travel, thinks that Elizabeth Taylor is the most beautiful woman in the world, (even having a quick Jack Daniel’s with her), and has been behind the scenes at the Oscar’s where he saw naked actresses! For the past few years, however, he has decided to live in Umbertide. You were born in New York, lived in San Francisco and now you live in Umbertide. What made you move to Umbria? «I’m American! We’re very informal. In Los Angeles everyone works in the world of show business so I’ve never felt special. I never intended to stay in the USA; I was very comfortable living in Italy. I’m of Italian descent and have an enormous Italian-American family in New York, so I feel that I’m very much a part of this country».

cisco. Somehow though we missed a sense of community, and that’s exactly why we’re here. We have American friends who moved to the Upper Tiber Valley. It was them who told us about this property for sale... an hour later we’d signed the contract!».

You’ve worked in the cinema and show business worlds as a costume designer, meeting and working with the likes of Steven Spielberg, Tom Cruise, Sean Connery, Clint Eastwood, Liz Taylor and Catherine Zeta-Jones. Can you tell us something about it, perhaps an interesting anecdote? So what brought you here? «Four years ago, my partner Paul and I thought our life «I worked with these people… and I studied all aspects was really wonderful. We lived in a magnificent place in of film: editing, acting, distribution as well as costume. the California red woods about 7 miles from San Fran- An anecdote? I was recommended to Jamie Lee Curtis

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