Definition of Zeffirelli, Franco in US English:

Zeffirelli, Franco

proper noun

  • (born 1923), Italian movie and theater director; born Gianfranco Corsi. His operatic productions are noted for the opulence of their sets and costumes. Notable movies: Romeo and Juliet (1968), Hamlet (1990), and Tea with Mussolini (1999).

Pronunciation

Zeffirelli, Franco

/ˌzefəˈrelē/