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Benjamin Castaldi

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Nationality  French
Years active  1995–present

Name  Benjamin Castaldi
Role  Television Personality
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Born  28 March 1970 (age 45) (1970-03-28) Boulogne-Billancourt, France
Occupation  television presenter radio host producer
Parents  Catherine Allegret, Jean-Pierre Castaldi
Spouse  Vanessa Broussouloux (m. 2011), Flavie Flament (m. 2002–2008), Valerie Castaldi (m. 1993–2001)
Grandparents  Simone Signoret, Yves Allegret
Children  Enzo Castaldi, Julien Castaldi, Simon Castaldi
TV shows  Secret Story, Nouvelle Star, Loft Story, La Ferme Celebrites, La Roue de la fortune
Similar People  Flavie Flament, Jean‑Pierre Castaldi, Catherine Allegret, Cyril Hanouna, Nikos Aliagas

Benjamin Castaldi (born 28 March 1970) is a French television personality of Italian as well as Polish-Jewish descent through his maternal grandmother (the actress Simone Signoret) and the former host of Secret Story, the spinoff of Loft Story which are the French adaptations of Big Brother. He currently hosts Nouvelle Star, the French adaptation of Pop idol.


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Early life

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Benjamin Castaldi was born in Boulogne-Billancourt, the son of the actor Jean-Pierre Castaldi and the actress Catherine Allegret. His maternal grandparents were celebrated French actress Simone Signoret and French film director Yves Allégret.

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Castaldi became famous as the host of Loft Story and Secret Story.

Personal life

Castaldi has been married three times. His first marriage was in 1997 to Valérie Sapienza, with whom he has two children, Julien (b. 1996) and Simon (b. 2000). The couple was divorced in 2001. On 21 September 2002, Castaldi married television and radio presenter Flavie Flament, with whom he has a son, Enzo Castaldi (8 February 2004); the couple divorced in 2008. He married thirdly, in 2011, Vanessa Broussouloux, but they separated in May 2016. He now lives with Aurore Aleman.


  • 1994 : Studio Gabriel on France 2 with Michel Drucker
  • 1998 : Vivement Dimanche with Michel Drucker
  • 2000 : Radio host on Europe 1
  • 2001 : Loft Story on M6 (2 seasons)
  • 2003-2006 : Nouvelle Star (French version of American Idol) on M6
  • 2006 : Le Grand Bazar on the radio RTL2
  • 2007 : 1 vs. 100 on TF1
  • 2007 : Secret Story on TF1
  • 2010 : La Ferme Célébrités (3rd season) on TF1 with Jean-Pierre Foucault
  • 2012 : Wheel of Fortune on TF1 with Valérie Bègue
  • 2014 : Tahiti Quest
  • 2014 : The Winner Is
  • 2015 : Nouvelle Star (French version of American Idol) on D8
  • Benjamin castaldi engueule le champion du monde de fifa


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