She studied acting, dancing and singing since she was a child. She earned a PhD in history and would also become a Journalist, working for major television networks and newspapers in Italy.
She often says she is a "nerd" and loves studying. She defines herself as a storyteller, claiming: "I'm a storyteller, when I act, I tell a story."
She is engaged to Count Vittorio Palazzi Trivelli, an Entrepreneur, GT Champion and one of the most wanted bachelors of Europe's most ancient and important families. She is the daughter of two neurologists.
She was cast as the Dancer Seleni alongside Sean Bean in the film Christ the Lord, directed by Cyrus Nowrasteh.