She appeared in a black & white TV commercial for Dolce & Gabbana. The director was Giuseppe Tornatore, who also directed her in the movie Malèna (2000).
Fluent in Italian, English, French and Spanish.
Daughter-in-law of Jean-Pierre Cassel.
Made a nude calendar for the Italian magazine Max in 1998 and another one for the Italian magazine GQ in 2000.
Was originally cast as Mina Harker in The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003) but had to drop out due to a scheduling conflict. The part then went to Peta Wilson.
Studied jurisprudence for a short time.
Daughter, Deva Cassel (b. 12 September 2004 in Rome, Italy).
She was elected the most beautiful woman in the world by French viewers on a TV show "La Plus belle femme du monde" on 8th November 2004.
One of the world`s top fashion models.
Favourite poem is "A Silvia" by Giacomo Leopardi.
She has said in an interview that Sophia Loren and Claudia Cardinale have inspired her acting career.
Owns an apartment in London.
Bellucci is a typical surname from center Italy, it comes from the Latin word "Bellutus", and has the same root as surnames like Belluto, Belluti, Belluzzo, Belluccio, or the aristocratic surname of Belluzzi.
Her role as Chantal in "Under suspicion" was held by Romy Schneider in the original film:"Garde à vue".
Favorite movie is Giornata particolare, Una (1977) by Ettore Scola.
Has her look-alike puppet in the French show "Guignols de l`info, Les" (1988).
Doesn`t always live with her husband Vincent Cassel, for avoiding routine the two live in separate apartments; she lives most of the time in London and he lives in Paris.
Shares birthday with Marion Cotillard, Deborah Kerr and Angie Dickinson.
She speaks to her daughter Deva Cassel in Italian.
Member of the jury at the Cannes Film Festival in 2006.
Supports the Italian football team.
Has a wax statue in the Grevin Museum in Paris.
Her parents are Pasquale Bellucci (the owner of a trucking company) and Brunella (a painter).
She`s an only child.
Good friends with Guillaume Canet.
Attended University of Perugia.
Chosen by Empire magazine as one of the 100 Sexiest Stars in film history (#35). .
Her best friend is Ilaria D`Amico.
She ranked #1 in Askmen's 'Most Desirable Woman' (2002). (imdb.com)
Ranked as #89 in FHM's "100 Sexiest Women in the World 2005" special supplement. (2005) (imdb.com)
She ranked #9 in Maxim's '100 Sexiest Women' (2002). (imdb.com)
Wears a size 10 shoe. (imdb.com)
Engaged to actor Nicola Farron from 1989 to 1995. (imdb.com)
Measurements: 35C-24-35 (Source: Celebrity Sleuth magazine.) (imdb.com)
Mother is painter Maria Gustinelli. (imdb.com)
Member of the jury at the Cannes Film Festival in 2006 (imdb.com)
Ranked #5 on E! Entertainment Networks list of "101 Sexiest Celebrity Bodies" list of 2006. (imdb.com)
She ranked #6 in Maxim's '50 Sexiest Women' (1999). (imdb.com)