|Born||1 February 1960|
Giorgio Tirabassi (born 1 February 1960) is an Italian film, television, and stage actor, as well as director.
Born in Rome, Tirabassi made his debut as an actor in avant-garde theater and then worked at the Teatro Stabile di Catania. Since 1982, he has been a member of the stage company of Gigi Proietti.
His breakout role was the inspector Ardenzi in the Canale 5 crime TV-series Distretto di Polizia.
In 2001, he made his directorial debut with the short Non dire gatto, winning a David di Donatello for Best Short Film. In 2011, he won a Ciak d'oro for best supporting actor for his performance in Ascanio Celestini's La pecora nera.
Tirabassi is also a singer and is the lead vocalist in the band Music Inn.
On 1 November 2019, Tirabassi suffered a heart attack while presenting his first movie as director. He was hospitalized in stable condition, and recovered in a short time.