Aug. 22nd, 1970
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Giada De Laurentiis was born on August 22, 1970 in Rome, Lazio, Italy as Giada Pamela De Benedetti. She is an actress and producer, known for Giada at Home (2008), Everyday Italian (2004) and The Next Food Network Star (2005). She has been married to Todd Thompson since May 25, 2003. They have one child.
- Sister-in-law of 'Talley Singer' (qv).
- Her name is Italian for "jade.".
- She was given a small role in one of her aunt's films and despised being in front of the camera. She doesn't even enjoy having pictures taken of her. She tried her best to stay away from the entertainment industry.
- De Laurentiis studied at Le Cordon Bleu in Paris before becoming a professional chef.
- Her husband, Todd Thompson, is a clothing designer for Anthropologie.
- Giada and her husband, Todd Thompson, became the parents of a girl, Jade Marie De Laurentiis Thompson, on March 29, 2008 in Los Angeles.
- She holds a degree in social anthropology from UCLA (1996)
- Announced on _"Today" (1952)_ (qv) that she and her husband are expecting a baby in April 2008 (November 2007).