Giada de Laurentiis is a well-known American Television personality, who has become popular for hosting a show by the name ‘Giada at Home’ on Food Network. She has also gone on and appeared many times on a show in NBC dubbed ‘Today.’ She went on and founded ‘GDL Foods’, which is a catering business. In the year 2012, she got to be inducted into the Culinary Hall of Fame.
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 Education, School/College University
- 4 Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 5 Married, Affair, Dating, Relationship, Boyfriend, Husband, Children
- 6 Professional Life and Career
- 7 Awards & Nominations
- 8 Giada De Laurentiis Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
- 9 Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Giada was born in Rome, Italy. Her parents tied the knot in 1970 but would later divorce. After her parents got a divorce, together with her siblings, they moved to Southern California.
|Full Name/Real Name:||Giada Pamela De Laurentiis|
|Age:||50 years old|
|Birth Date:||August 22, 1970|
|Birth Place:||Rome, Italy|
|Parents:||Alex De Benedetti
Veronica De Laurentiis
|Spouse:||Todd Thompson (m. 2003–2015)|
|Children:||Jade Marie De Laurentiis Thompson|
|Profession:||Chef, Television Personality, Writer|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$40 Million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
Giada Pamela was born on August 22, 1970, and she is 50 years old. She has a height of 1.60 m, and her weight is 52 Kg.
Education, School/College University
After she graduated from the Marymount High School that is in Los Angeles. Later on, she went on to join the University of California in Los Angeles, where she went ahead and attained a degree in social anthropology in the year 1996.
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
Giada is the daughter of Alex De Benedetti and Veronica De Laurentiis. She holds Italian as well as American Nationality. Her parents were both in the film industry.
Married, Affair, Dating, Relationship, Boyfriend, Husband, Children
In the year 2003, she tied a knot with a designer by the name Jade De Laurentiis. They have been blessed with a child by the name Jade Marie De Laurentiis-Thompson, who was born in the year 2008. Their divorce got to be finalized in the year 2015, and they separated in 2014.
|Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||Divorced|
|When did she get married? (married date):||2003|
|Does she have any relationship affair?||No|
|Is GIADA DE LAURENTIIS Lesbian?||No|
|Husband/Spouse? (name):||Todd Thompson (m. 2003–2015)|
|Kids:||Jade Marie De Laurentiis Thompson|
Professional Life and Career
She began her career by working as a professional chef in very many restaurants in Los Angeles, and this includes ‘Spago.’ She would later work as a food stylist and also going on to style for the Food and Magazine. In the year 2003, she started cooking show by the name ‘Everyday Italian’ on Food Network. Later on, she served as host of ‘Giada’s Weekend Getaways.’ Giada has been able to make various appearances in ‘Next Food Network Star’ as guest judge.
She does have her own restaurant, which is named after her, ‘GIADA’ that is in Las Vegas, Nevada. The restaurant does provide everything from the outdoor patio to the lounge as well as the dining room that has Italian cuisine as well as very many other options. Apart from working as a chef and also as a TV personality, she also worked as a writer and has been able to pen very many books that do include ‘Giada at Home,’ ‘Happy Cooking’ and ‘Weeknights with Giada.’
She has also been able to launch a wide range of products for the Target market. Some of her products do include pots, pans, utensils, cooking tools as well as food items such as pasta and also sauces. In the year 2014, she was able to lend her voice in a show titled ‘Pixie Hollow Bake Off’ as well as ‘Paulette,’ which is an animated show.
Awards & Nominations
In the year 2012, she was able to win the Grace Awards for being an Outstanding Host for her show dubbed ‘Giada at Home.’ She has also been able to win the Daytime Emmy Awards in the category of an Outstanding Lifestyle Host as well as has also been able to receive two other nominations in the Emmy Awards. Her prowess has seen her get inducted into Culinary Hall of Fame.
Giada De Laurentiis Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
As of November 2020, The net worth of Giada De Laurentiis is estimated to be over $40 million. This wealth has been generated from her career as a television presenter and also a chef. She has also been able to launch an Italian gourmet line with the Barilla Group. 2 of her books have also been able to appear on top position in the list of the New York Times Best Seller.
Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
In the year 2015, there rumors that she was dating multiple men.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
Her Facebook page has around 1.2 Million fan likes, and her Twitter account has around 1.77 Million followers. On Instagram account, she has around 1.4 Million followers while on YouTube, she has around 2900 subscribers.
She has been considered to be among the most popular chefs in the world. Her prowess has seen her host some of the best shows globally, and at times, she get to be confused as a model and an actress. In the year 2010, she was able to feature on the list of the ‘Sexiest Moms Alive’ by the CafeMom.