June 08, 2021 12:01 pm
Maria Zaffino becomes a grandmother at 44. It was the former professional dancer of ‘Amici di Maria De Filippi’ who made the announcement on social media, through a photo showing her daughter Chiara, 20, pregnant. “37th week mom’s love. Grandma is waiting for you with open arms ”, he wrote in support of an Instagram story.
Maria Zaffino, already part of ballet corps in programs such as ‘Amina Mia’ and ‘Buona Domenica’, entered the longest-lived talent of Italian TV in 2001 as an assistant to Maura Paparo and Garrison Rochelle. She soon gained great popularity, becoming one of the best known dancers of the Canale 5 program. During her stay at Amici she had a brief relationship with former student Michele Maddaloni; later she met Daniele, father of her second daughter, born in 2015, and became her husband in 2019. Today Maria Zaffino is far from the small screen, but the memory of the experience at Amici remains indelible and absolutely positive: “Maria De Filippi she chose me among the dancers of Buona Domenica and then as today my legs tremble when I talk to her “Maria had told years ago that today she runs her own dance academy.
(Below the photo shared on the Instagram stories by Maria Zaffino)