Mother: Giada's mom's name is Veronica. She is Italian and she is an actress and a writer.
Father: Giada's dad's name is Alex De Benedetti. He divorced her mother after the birth of their fourth child. Later, Veronica remarried to Giada's stepfather Ivan Kavalsky.
Siblings: Giada is the first child of her mother. She has three siblings: brothers Dino (he's a producer), who passed away in 2003, and Igor and sister Eloisa.
Husbands and kids: Giada has been married to Todd Thompson from 2003 to 2015. In 2008, her daughter Jade Marie was born.
Sexual orientation: straight
In 2003, Giada married Todd Thompson, who is a fashion designer. The couple separated in 2015. Since then, Giada stays focused on her career and she plans neither one more marriage nor more children in the nearest future.
Giada's estimated net worth is 15 million dollars. This money comes from her different ventures, including media appearances, restaurants, and books sales.
Place of living: Giada resides in a Spanish-style modern bungalow in California.
What is the story of Giada's education?
At first, she earned a degree in social anthropology but soon realized that her true passion was cooking and she headed to famous French culinary school Le Cordon Bleu.
How did she start her culinary career?
After graduating from Le Cordon Bleu, she came back to the USA and became a chef in a LA restaurant.
How was she discovered and invited on TV?
She started working as a food stylist for Food & Wine. In 2002, Food Network talent manager discovered her through this magazine.
What was her first TV show?
It was Food Network's "Everyday Italian", which was launched in 2003.
What about her career as a writer?
Giada published 8 cooking books, all of which were a big success.
What was her first restaurant?
In 2014, she opened an establishment called "Giada" nearby Las Vegas.