Aug. 22nd, 1970
Giada De Laurentiis' Main TV Roles
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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.
- Giada and her husband, Todd Thompson, became the parents of a girl, Jade Marie De Laurentiis Thompson, on March 29, 2008 in Los Angeles.
- Her name is Italian for "jade.".
- Niece of 'Raffaella De Laurentiis' (qv), 'Federico De Laurentiis' (qv), 'Francesca DeLaurentiis' (qv).
- Sister of 'Dino De Laurentiis (II)' (qv), 'Eloisa De Laurentiis' (qv) and 'Igor De Laurentiis' (qv).
- Daughter of 'Veronica De Laurentiis' (qv).
- Sister-in-law of 'Talley Singer' (qv).
- De Laurentiis studied at Le Cordon Bleu in Paris before becoming a professional chef.
- She holds a degree in social anthropology from UCLA (1996)