The Food Network star of Giada at Home, cookbook author, chef Giada De Laurentiis has been separated from her husband of 11 years since July. In a statement on her Facebook page De Laurentiis commented that her husband, Todd and her have decided to end their marriage
It was approximately 16 hours ago when Ms De Laurentiis posted on her Facebook timeline.
“After an amicable separation since July, Todd and I have decided to end our marriage. Although our decision to separate comes with a great deal of sadness, our focus on the future and overwhelming desire for our family's happiness has given us the strength to move forward on separate, yet always connected paths. Todd and I share a beautiful daughter and a lifetime of great memories that we both treasure more than anything. We are so thankful for our friends and family, and really appreciate the support in this time of change”
Her most recent endeavor is her first restaurant, Giada at the Cromwell Las Vegas Boutique Hotel and Casino part of the Caesars Entertainment Corporation. The Rome, Italy native, Giada, is the granddaughter of film producer Dino De Laurentiis and daughter of actress Veronica De Laurentiis. Ms De Laurentiis studied at Le Cordon Bleu in Paris.