Fabrizio Frizzi, Italian Television Star Who Gave His Voice To The ‘Toy Story’ Cowboy Woody, Dies At 60
March 28, 2018 12:44 By Fabiosa
Italian actor and television star, Fabrizio Frizzi, who won fans’ hearts after giving his Italian voice to the cowboy Woody from a popular animation movie Toy Story, has passed away at the age of 60.
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Prima di un grande presentatore, eri un grande uomo. Ci mancherai. #CiaoFabrizio! ❤️
— FrancescoFacchinetti (@frafacchinetti) March 26, 2018
Great man, Fabrizio Frizzi
Fabrizio Frizzi was one of the most recognizable Italian celebrities. Frizzi was known as a successful television presenter and voice actor. The star also proved himself as a devoted philanthropist, who devoted much of his time to the charity work.
During his lasting career on television, Frizzi presented numerous shows, including several editions of Miss Italia.
Fabrizio won kids’ hearts after he gave his voice to the cowboy Woody from the world-favorite Toy Story. He reprised the role twice with the movie’s sequels in 1999 and 2010, which had a great success too.
Rest in peace, dear Fabrizio
Fabrizio Frizzi passed away at the age of 60 after suffering a brain ischemia. He had a wife and a daughter. The actor’s family explained that Fabrizio experienced problems with his health for the last year. He was rushed to hospital in October after collapsing on set of L'Eredita.
His wife said she didn’t expect to lose her beloved husband just a month and a half after they celebrated his 60th birthday on February 5.
Numerous fans expressed their condolences to the Frizzi family.
— Radio Monte Carlo (@rmc_official) March 26, 2018
Italians are in mourning Fabrizio Frizzi a tv host died of a cerebral hemorrhage at 60
— Strummerman ???????????????????????? (@Marp2057) March 26, 2018
@tomhanks Last night has died your "brother" #FabrizioFrizzi, the Italian voice of Woody. He will be truly missed: he was one of the best and nicest people we've ever had in entertainment! Something you two have in common. #ourfavoritedeputy #reachforthesky #CiaoFabrizio pic.twitter.com/TEulZAdjhl
— Si (@razvjazka) March 26, 2018
And I’d spend some words for the first one ‘cause is a famous Italian anchor who died last night at a still young age. Always in our hearts #FabrizioFrizzi
— 「ʙᴇᴀᴛʀɪᴄᴇ 」||look at ???? please (@chimchimsheight) March 26, 2018
A beloved tv host has died and we are all heartbroken, I keep crying, it's not fair. I watched him every single night over dinner. He had a long career, was so successful and kind and gentle and with dignity. Fabrizio Frizzi will be sorely missed.
— dani ○ (@_complexgirl) March 26, 2018
We are so sorry for the sad loss of such a great person, talented voice actor, and devoted family man, as Fabrizio Frizzi. Rest in peace!