Talia Rose Coppola
1946 - Talia Rose Coppola, born on the 25th of April in Lake Success, New York. She is an Academy Award-nominated American actress. Her name is in honor of her country of origin (Italia).
1970 - She was married to composer David Shire, with whom she had a son, Matthew Orlando Shire.
1972 - First became famous for her roles in The Godfather and its sequels.
1974 - She was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for The Godfather, Part II.
1976 - Won the Best Actress in a Leading Role for Rocky.
1976 - 1990 - She portrayed "Adrianne" the plain looking girlfriend, and later wife, of boxer Rocky Balboa (played by Sylvester Stallone) in the Rocky movies before Adrianne's death.
1980 - She has two other sons, actors/musicians Jason Schwartzman and Robert Carmine, from her second marriage to the late producer Jack Schwartzman.
2006 - She last acted in the romantic comedy The Last Guy on Earth.
2006 - 2007 - Appears in two commercials for Geico, an auto insurance firm.
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