A renowned face that frequently pops over the wide screen of television, Simona Ventura is a proficient TV host originally from Italy. Hitting her 49 as of her birth date 1st April, 1965, the talented persona has been enrolled in the entertainment world since the early 90s. She was born & raised in Bentivoglio, Emilia- Romagna, Italy. Together with her parents, she also has a loving & caring sister named Sara Ventura in her family.
Loaded with beauty & talent, Simona Ventura has formally passed through a bad marriage. Her ex-husband is Stefano Bettarini, a professional soccer player with whom she got hitched on 30th March, 1998, tracing a yearlong romantic affair. After staying together for few years, the duo failed maintaining their nuptial relationship & finally ended their marriage with a divorce finalization in 2005. They had already been parted a year prior to their official divorce. They also share 2 sons together namely, Niccolo & Giacomo Bettarini, born in the year 1998 & 2000, respectively. Though she has updated her relationship status as single at present, the beautiful lady has also dated Giorgio Gori, for about a year, from 2003 to 2004.
Simona Ventura began in television on Rai Uno’s “Domani Sposi” beside Giancarlo Magalli. Her passion for ports drove her into reporting sports for “Telemontecarlo” in Italy. Soon, she came out as the correspondent throughout the World Cup in 1990, 1992 European Championship & the Barcelona held Olympic Games. At RAI, Simona made her appearance alongside Pippo Baudo on “Domenica In” (1991), a popular Sunday afternoon show, & the next year, she made her appearance on the sports show “Domenica Sportiva”. The rising television persona had also emerged on “Pavarotti International”. Simona’s career went on towards Mediset network hosting an array of shows such as “Boom”, “Mai dire gol”, Scherzi a parte”, “Le lene”, “Festivalbar”, “Piccole Canaglie”, “Cari amici miei” & “Cuori e Denari”, to name a few. Later in the year 1996, she appeared as the host for the newcomers’ segment of the RAI’s Sanremo Music Festival. She returned to Rai Due in 2001 for hosting the 7th edition of “Quelli che il calico”, the popular Sunday afternoon program & a prime time program “Queli che lo smoking”. She went on to present numbers of other hit shows like “La grande note del lunedi sera” (2002), “Music farm” (2005 & 2006), etc. Simona emerged as a judge within the initial 2 series of “X- Factor” (Italian version). She is yet presenting “Quelli che il calico”. After about 10 long years serving for RAI, Simona signed a deal for 2 years with Sky Italy, the satellite stage, bringing superior advertising proceeds, becoming the sovereign of RAI 2, parting from the company so as to shift towards the satellite channel. One among her early works will be the popular X- Factor where the proficient lady will once more come out as judge. Consistent with the rumors reckless Simona has earned a fee of total 3-million euro pro 2 years.
Winner of 4 Telegatti, a prestigious Italian television award for “Best Female Figure of the Year”, Simona Ventura has not simply served for different television networks, but has too prioritized her interest in acting & has landed roles in different big screen endeavor. Some of her notable roles count the movies such as “Fratelli Coltelli” (1997) & the American drama movie “Somewhere” (2010) by Sofia Coppola. Outside her entertainment profession, the adept lady as well owns several ventures, including her restaurant business. She as well supports manifolds of charities & nonprofit associations, & is often spotted backing the battle against HIV & AIDS.
For her further facts, Simona Ventura is precise 5’9” & holds an athlete out frame. Besides her real name, she is also popular among her fans as “Super Simo”. She loves reading books & listening to classical music. Since her childhood days, she carried an avid passion for sports & hence formally wedded a soccer player. Her additional details can be pulled via Simona Ventura wiki or either of her biography pages available over the internet. The generous lady is as well active on her personal networking accounts. Hence, her fans can grab her latest updates through them.