- Category : 1925-births
- Type : MGE
- Profile : 3/5 - Martyr / Heretic
- Definition : Split - Large
- Incarnation Cross : RAX The Sleeping Phoenix 2
Italian actor and comedian who won the 2005 Nastro d'Argento for best supporting actor for his performance in Paolo Sorrentino's The Consequences of Love.
Born into a family of Sardinian origin, Pisu debuted in drama theatre and in 1945 he was one of the founders of the stage company L'attico. He later focused on the avanspettacolo, working with the Nava Sisters, Isa Barzizza and Wanda Osiris. He became popular with several variety shows on radio and later on television, notably with the variety television show L'amico del giaguaro (1961–1964). Pisu was also active in TV-movies and in films, usually in supporting roles.
Raffaele Pisu died on 31 July 2019, aged 94, in Castel San Pietro Terme, Italy.