Sunny and always not taking herself too seriously,

showgirl, actress, singer, dancer, voice actress and model, mum of two beautiful girls (Aurora and Sole), Michelle Hunziker can be defined a showgirl who smiles with her eyes.
Born in Soregno on 24 january 1977, her mother is dutch and her father is swiss-german, she studied among Bern, Zurich, Solotuhrn and she got her linguistic high school degree, but…


in 1993 she left Switzerland and moved to Italy, being chosen by Riccardo Gay for the famous “Roberta Intimo” advertising campaign. She started her career as a showgirl in 1996.

career as a tv presenter

She started her career as a tv presenter on Paperissima Sprint, directed by Antonio Ricci. She became very popular with Colpo di Fulmine, afternoon tv show on channel Italia 1.

Over the following years

Over the following years she worked on the German TV (Deutschland sucht den Superstar, german version of Pop Idol), Swiss TV and on Italian TV she presented Zelig, Festivalbar, Paperissima and Striscia la notizia.

career as an actress

From the second half of 2000 she started her career as an actress, acting as the lead character on tv sit-com Love Bugs, actress in some Christmas blockbusters with Christian De Sica and in some Compagnia della Rancia’s theater shows.

Great events

In the same period she presented the Gran Premio dello spettacolo and the Festival di Sanremo 2007, both with Pippo Baudo.