Luca Ward, world famous voice actor, is among the competitors of the tenth edition of Tale & Quali Show. Unmistakable with the voice of him that has given character to immortal characters of the big screen – e.g. the gladiator Massimo Decimo Meridio – is married to Giada Desideri. Let’s find out about her. Giada Desideri, born Maria Giada Faggioli, was born in Rome on 15 January 1973. See our amazing online acting course.
Discovered by a photographer when she was just a teenager, Luca Ward’s wife, who stunned everyone with a fantastic imitation of Zucchero during the first evening of Carlo Conti’s show, made her debut in front of Luigi Comencini’s camera for the film. A boy from Calabria.
The two married in 2013, almost ten years after they met on a film set, and they have two children. Even today they form one of the most close-knit and united couples in the entertainment world. “I adore my children – said Luca Ward some time ago talking about his-his family. When I get home in the evening I unplug my cell phone and talk to them with my wife, perhaps while we are all playing together. It can also happen to watch a film, but talking is crucial ”.
Born in 1973, real name Maria Giada Faggioli, Desideri began her career as an actress when she was very young. At 13 she is noticed by a New York photographer who opens the doors to the world of international fashion, later Luigi Comencini chooses her for the role of Crisolinda in the film A boy from Calabria.
That experience pushes Giada to start a career in the world of cinema. She moved to Los Angeles, where she studied acting for several years, later she returned to Italy and in 2013 she took part in the film I Ragazzi del muretto, which gave her a huge success.
In 1996 she starred in Un posto al sole playing the role of Claudia Costa, taking part in many other TV series such as God sees and provides, Don Matteo 3, A woman for a friend 2 and Gente di mare, while in 2008 she is Anna Polito in the film Animanera by Raffaele Verzillo.
Following the birth of her children Lupo and Luna she decides to move away from the world of TV and she opens the blog Curvy Jade, where she talks about curvy women in an intelligent and friendly way, dispensing advice and encouraging women to accept their bodies.
“I am married and madly in love with Giada – said Luca Ward some time ago – I would never jeopardize what I built with my wife. However, I think with joy and amusement about the adventures of youth ”.
Before Giada, Luca Ward had already been married; in particular we are talking about Claudia Razzi, also an Italian voice actress; the couple also had a daughter, Guendalina, who decided to follow in the footsteps of her famous father. However, after 25 years of relationship, the two break up and, as anticipated, Ward meets Desideri, with whom he is still very much in love today.
With acting studies behind her in the USA, in 1996 she started working in Un Posto al Sole, lending her face to the character of Claudia Costa. You have appeared in successful fiction such as Don Matteo and Dio Vede e Provvede, you have also worked a lot in the theater.