Colin Firth has sure made his mark in the movie space. The British actor continues to win hearts all over the world especially with his unique voice and appearances in movies like Kingsman: The Secret Service (2014) and its sequel Kingsman; The Golden Circle (2017). However, not so much is known about Firth’s Wife. His partner in life and work; Livia Giuggioli.
Giuggolli is an Italian film producer and environmental activist, perhaps best known for her relationship with Colin. Lately, she’s resurfaced in the media since she admitted to an extra-marital affair with old friend Marco Brancaccia. Chief of the ANSA News agency bureau. This piece takes you a bit further than her professional life as we reveal facts about the mother of two.
Livia Giuggioli’s Bio, Age
Livia Giuggioli—Livia Firth—was born in Rome, Lazio, Italy, on September 4, 1969. Although there are no details about Giuggoli’s childhood, early education, siblings, parents or what they did for a living, we know, however, that she was quite a non-conformist kid; who, despite her parents’ resistance, pursued her dreams to be a film producer. She attended the University of Rome, where she majored in film studies.
Fresh from university, Livia went all into documentary filmmaking. With her first project being the film Giuseppe Tornatore: A Dream Dreamt in Sicily. Her earliest ventures also saw her learning and partnering with ace producer Fernando Ghia back in the 1990s. Together, they worked on the TV mini-series Nostromo. It was within this period Giuggioli first met her would-be husband, Colin Firth. More on that soon. Asides from film production, Livia Giuggioli is also active in fashion and is equally an environmental activist.
After marrying Firth, the couple alongside Livia’s brother Nicola Giuggioli and close friend Ivo Coulson founded Eco-Age; a shop and consultancy outfit that promotes eco-friendly fashion products. Eco-Age operates in Chiswick and as of this writing, the couple is set to extend their tentacles to other major cities in Europe. Time and again, Giuggioli has continued to raise her voice in favor of eco-friendly fashion institutions such as the Bangladeshi fashion houses she visited on her visit to the country back in 2009. She also aires her opinions through guest posts on several blogs. She writes an online green fashion column for Vogue magazine and uses her Twitter account to promote several environmentally-friendly causes.
As Creative Director of Eco-Age, Livia Giuggioli has attracted investments and interests from major corporate organizations and fashion houses through the Green Carpet Challenge. Her documentary production stint has helped push her message too. She has worked on the documentary film In Prison My Whole Life, Alongside director Marc Evans. The documentary film sparked mixed reactions for its controversial perspective on the wrongful trial and death sentence of a political activist accused of killing a policeman back in 1981.
Facts About Colin Firth’s Wife
1. Net Worth
As of our last update, Livia Giuggioli’s net worth stands at $13 million. Much of this has come from her work as a producer and other investment streams. While that may seem like much, it’s almost doubled by her partner’s $25 million fortune.
2. She’s a mother of Two
Livia Giuggioli has been married to Colin Firth since 21st June 1997. The couple met in 1995 during the production of the TV film Nostromo. At that time, Frith already had three children from his previous marriage. Together, they have two children; Luca Firth (b. March 29, 2001) and Matteo Firth (b. August 2003). By marriage, Giuggioli is the sister-in-law of Jonathan Firth and Katie Firth.
3. Her Affair
The media was rocked in 2018 after Livia Giuggioli admitted to an affair with journalist Marco Brancaccia. At first, she reported to the authorities about Brancaccia who was reportedly stalking her at the time. Brancaccia claimed to have had an affair with Livia at the time. Running out of fuel, Livia confessed to having an affair with the journalist in 2015, when she was separated from her husband. The confession came as a shock to fans of the couple, even Firth himself.
4. Height and Body Measurements
Livia Giuggioli maintains that graceful slim figure. She stands at a height of 5 feet 10 inches (1.80 meters) tall and weighs 150 pounds (68 kg). She has dark brown hair and eyes. Giuggioli wears shoes of size 7 (US). Her bust, waist, and hips measure 36-32-36 inches respectively.