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Elisabetta Canalis Net Worth

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Elisabetta Canalis Net Worth

What is Elisabetta Canalis’ net worth? 

Net Worth:$13 Million
Born:September 12, 1978
Country of Origin:Italy
Source of Wealth:Professional Actress
Last Updated:August 2, 2022


Elisabetta Canalis is an Italian actress and model.

Canalis has appeared in several ad campaigns for L’Oreal and a spread in Maxim, among other modeling gigs. She has also worked on television in Italy and the US, co-hosting the Italian ‘Total Request Live. 

As of August 2022, Elisabetta Canalis’ net worth is estimated to be roughly $13 Million. 


Early Life 

Elisabetta Canalis was born on the 12th of September, 1978, in Sardinia, Italy. 

Her father, Cesare, is a radiologist in the University of Sassari’s clinic, while her mother, Bruna, was a teacher.

Canalis was educated in Sassari. She attended the classical high school and then moved to Milan to study foreign languages at Università Degli Studi di Milano, though she never graduated because she started to work as a dancer for Silvio Berlusconi’s TV channel Canale 5 at the age of 21.



Canalis was a dancer on the show ‘Striscia la Notizia’ from 1999 to 2002. Canalis had minor roles in the films ‘Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo’ and ‘Virgin Territory’, a comedy produced by Roberto Cavalli.

In 2007, Canalis co-hosted the annual Italian music festival, Festivalbar, but the TV program closed. In 2 009, she replaced a pregnant Elena Santarelli on the Italian version of ‘Total Request Live’ on MTV Italia.

She played a recurring character in season 3 of the TNT series ‘Leverage’. In February 2011, she co-hosted the most important Italian song contest, Sanremo Music Festival with Gianni Morandi and Belen Rodriguez.

In 2003, she was featured in the Max nude calendar. She has been a spokeswoman and runway model from 2006 to 2009 for the fashion brand “Hollywood Milano”. 

Canalis was the CoverGirl for the edition of Sport week Dreams in 2012. She appeared in a July 2012 advertisement for PETA. For Milano Fashion Week that year, she modeled on the runway for Philipp Plein and the new collection of Miss Bikini.

As of August 2022, Elisabetta Canalis’ net worth is estimated to be roughly $13 Million. 


How Does Elisabetta Canalis Spend Her Money?

Elisabetta Canalis spends some of her money on charity work. 


Elisabetta Canalis’ Charity Work

Canalis has helped charities such as Animal Defenders International, Barbara Davis Center for Childhood Diabetes, and PETA. 



Here are some of the best highlights of Elisabetta Canalis’ career:

  • Love Bugs (TV-Show, 2005) 
  • Natale a New York City (Movie, 2006) 
  • Virgin Territory (Movie, 2007) 
  • Party On (TV-Show, 2014) 


Favorite Quotes from Elisabetta Canalis 

“Whenever I see my picture in a magazine, I know what is being written. They all say that I spend my time organizing parties and that my boyfriend does not want to marry me and be with me anymore.” – Elisabetta Canalis 

“Sometimes when I flick through a magazine and see these thin models I’m left wondering what effect they can have on an insecure person. But I say to girls: forget what you see in the magazines, that is a world which has nothing to do with reality, think of it as a cartoon.” – Elisabetta Canalis 

“I don’t always have the stomach muscles I have, and I get cellulite as well like everyone else. I stay fit, and I exercise, I go horse riding, and I have discovered Asian food with rice and soya which keeps you in shape.” – Elisabetta Canalis 

“American men are more open, they are readier to express their emotions, but they also get frightened easily. Italians are used to drama. For us, arguing, shouting is perfectly normal – for them it is inconceivable.” Elisabetta Canalis

“In the past I would self destruct when it came to love – I was immature, throwing myself into things but now times have changed, I want a relationship where you understand the other person.” – Elisabetta Canalis


3 Life Lessons from Elisabetta Canalis 

Now that you know all about Elisabetta Canalis’ net worth and how she achieved success; let’s take a look at some of the lessons we can learn from her: 


1. Relationships 

At the end of the day, we have always seen the end of our relationships as a personal failure. There is nothing ever pretty in saying goodbye.


2. Be Your Own Security 

Be your own safety, no one is going to save you. 


3. Be With Your True Love 

Be with someone who really loves you for being you. 



Elisabetta Canalis has worked on television in both Italy and the US.

She has appeared in the films Deuce Bigelow: European Gigolo and the television show ‘Leverage.’ Canalis made her way into American cinema with minor roles in movies like Deuce Bigelow: European Gigolo and Virgin Territory. She got her first gig in 1999. 

As of August 2022, Elisabetta Canalis’ net worth is estimated to be roughly $13 Million. 

What do you think about Elisabetta Canalis’ net worth? Leave a comment below. 

Emmy Wallin is a writer for Wealthy Gorilla. She is a young Swedish girl from Uppsala, who is currently traveling around the world. Emmy has a big passion for helping others and motivating people. Emmy has been studying celebrities careers, biographies, lifestyles, and net worths for over 3 years. She is the face behind the net worth profiles here on Wealthy Gorilla.

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