biography

Lory sediaI was born in Rome, St. Lawrence’s night in 1965. Vinicius de Moraes used to say: “Life is the art of encounter”. Not always though our encounters are wanted, programmed. At times, those that really change your life are the casual encounters. And I, in my life, have had many. Pippo Baudo, that offered me the role of first dancer in “Fantastico”. I was twenty years old. Shortly after, Antonio Ricci called me for “Odiens”. Two years later, he asked me to host “Paperissima”, a programme that in the future years would become an unforgettable weekly event. Silvio married me in 1991, giving me my most precious  productions”: Sara, Giovanni, Chiara e Giorgio. With Marco Columbro, I have hosted the first live Canale 5 entertainment show, “Buona Domenica”. And then Sanremo, tv shows, music and social commitment as a testimonial for Associazione Trenta Ore Per La Vita. With Saverio Marconi even my theatrical debut arrived with “Grease”, on scene for the following 3 years as a huge success (then “Sweet Charity”, “The Forbidden Planet” and “Rapunzel”). In the meanwhile, 30 years have passed…