Thanks to the takings of Tolo Tolo, which totaled 6,674,622 spectators, Checco Zalone will be awarded at the sixty-sixth edition of the David di Donatello, scheduled for next 11 May. In fact, the film won the David dello Spettatore, which rewards the most viewed of the titles released in theaters by February 28, 2021.
After the success of the video La Vacinada with Helen Mirren, therefore, comes another satisfaction for Checco Zalone, born Luca Medici. The news of the award was communicated by Piera Detassis, President and Artistic Director of theAcademy of Italian Cinema - David di Donatello Awards.
The next edition of the review will be broadcast live in prime time on Rai 1 and will be conducted by Carlo Conti. The recognition awarded to Tolo Tolo, introduced in 2019, is "an award that intends to express the Academy's attention and thanks to the films and authors they strongly have contributed to industrial success of the entire film industry ".
In addition to the prize for Checco Zalone, for the 66th edition of David by Donatello the Lifetime Achievement Award to Sandra Milo and the David Specials awarded to Diego Abatantuono and Monica Bellucci. Anne by Domenico Croce and Stefano Malchiodi won the David di Donatello for best short film, while the healthcare professionals Silvia Angeletti, Ivanna Legkar and Stefano Marongiu will be awarded with the David 2021 plaques - Recognition of Honor