|May 14, 1967|
|Place of Birth|
|Actress, model, fashion designer|
Valeria Marini (Rome, 14 May 1967) is an Italian model, actress, showgirl and fashion designer.
Born in Rome, to a Sardinian mother and a father from Rome, but raised in Cagliari, Valeria's first cinematographic appearance was in 1987 in the film Cronaca nera. After this she made her debut in theatre with the comedy I ragazzi irresistibili, in 1991. In 1992 she debuted in television with the show Luna di miele. It was in this programme that she was noticed by director Pierfrancesco Pingitore, who chose her to replace Pamela Prati in the Bagaglino spectaculars, annual series of theatre shows transformed into television variety programmes. She took part in several series of these such as Bucce di banana, Champagne, Rose rosse, Viva le italiane, Miconsenta, Barbecue.
After these performances, her fame grew in Italy; in 1997 she was nominated to present the Festival di Sanremo with Mike Bongiorno and Piero Chiambretti.
|Height||5 ft 11 in / 178 cm|
|Weight||139 lb / 63 kg|
|Shoe (Feet) Size||8.5 US|
|Race / ethnicity||White|