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The most emotional letter Sophia Loren wrote to say goodbye to her rival

By Lucía Murphy

The most emotional letter Sophia Loren wrote to say goodbye to her rival

The Golden Age actress had a long-standing feud with this italian actress

The big star Sophia Loren is known for being a great diva. Her long term career gave her multiples awards but at the same time, won enemies on set. One of the most famous enmity of Sophia is with the Italian Golden Age of Hollywood, Gina Lollobrigida.

During their heyday in the Golden Age of Hollywood, Lollobrigida and her publicists started  the rivalry in order to drum up publicity, but they would not imagine that would be kept for 50 years until Lollobrigida passed away.

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The Italian actress passed away January 16th in Rome. Gina Lollobrigida was one of the biggest stars of European cinema during the 1950’s and 1960’s. Also, when her career declined she became a photographer and sculptor.

All about the letter Loren writes to her enemy 

In a statement given to Adnkronos, she said: "Yesterday I was too heartbroken and I couldn’t find the words. Dear Gina, your body is extinguished but the light of your star will shine over us and in our hearts forever. I love you Gina! Sophia."

Also, Sophia Loren  has admitted she “is deeply shaken and saddened” by the news of “La Lollo” death. 
 

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