This series of sterling silver coins features
some of the most recognized Hollywood Legends ever to appear on the silver
screen. Each coin weighs just under one
ounce of sterling silver, and has a legal tender value of 5 Dollars in Cook Islands. Mintage
of each is limited to just 2,500.
Sophia Loren 2011
(September 20,1934) Her father left the family very early whereupon
her mother tried to capitalized on Sophia’s “looks“ in order to support the
family. Therefore the future actress participated in various beauty
competitions, and worked as a model.
In 1950 Sophia met the Italian film
producer Carlo Ponti, who backed her and slao contrived her stage name. In 1957
she was able to shoot her first film in the USA. In the 60s and 70s she
featured in the most successful films in Hollywood. In 1962 she won an Oscar
for the best leading actress for her role in the film “La ciociara“ (Two