Mattia Dessì - Updated May 2023

Mattia Dessì is an Italian model, producer, and celebrity husband. Mattia Dessì is also famous for being the famous Danish actress, reality television personality, model, and Brigitte Nielsen’s husband.

Updated On May 18, 2023
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Sardinia, Italy
Birth Sign

Sardinia, Italy

Mattia Dessì

Early Life

Mattia Dessì was born on October 22, 1978. His birthplace is Sardinia, Italy. Presently, he is 43 years old and his zodiac sign is Libra. Unfortunately, there is no information about his parents, siblings, and other family members. Also, there is a lack of information regarding his education.

Additionally, his hobbies include playing the piano and indulging in computer video games. Moreover, he has also mentioned that his favorite actor is Robert Downey Jr. and the actress is Jennifer Lawrence.

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Caption: Mattia Dessì and Brigitte’s cute photo. Source: Instagram

Mattia Dessì – Net Worth 2023

He might surely earn a good amount of money throughout his professional life. His net worth as of 2022 is $3.2 million.

Professional Life

Mattia and Brigitte Nielsen met in the year 2004. Therefore, they met when he was employed as a bartender in a hotel in Switzerland. Moreover, the local news reports suggested that they met each other in the city of Lugano. However, they were soon engaged to each other in 2005.

Also, it was reported that the couple planned to get married in Santo Domingo in the Dominican Republic. At that time, she was still married to her fourth husband, Raoul Meyer. Later in the year, they were featured on the reality TV series ‘Strange Love’ on VH1. And, in the show, Nielsen chose him over her then-boyfriend, Flavor Flav.

Later in the year 2006, Nielsen and he tied the knot in an impromptu ceremony in Malta. Moreover, the media, were unsure if the relationship would last due to the age difference of 15 years. Also, Nielsen has confessed that she finds him more mature and they continue to share a strong bond.

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Caption: Mattia Dessì and Brigitte are featured in a magazine. Source: Instagram

Further, his relationship with Brigitte Nielsen kick-started his career as a model and producer as he was in the middle of the entertainment industry. He started working as a model and has worked for many brands. Therefore, he has worked in the reality shows, ‘Strange Love’ (2005) and ‘Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew’ (2008). And, he has also produced the TV show ‘Gitte Talks’ (201).

Relationship Status

Mattia and Brigitte Nielsen married on July 8, 2006, at a beach-side ceremony in Malta. Moreover, the ceremony was held at the five-star Radisson SAS Golden Sands Resort & Spa. Further, it announced that they are expecting their first child. Therefore, Brigitte announced on Instagram that she is pregnant.

She has also credited her sobriety to him as she suffered from alcohol addiction for most of her public life, even checking into rehab when her family intervened. Also, in her public appearance a year later on VH1’s Celebrity Rehab, she mentioned that she is sober and has even quit smoking.

Additionally, in her biography ‘In Live, Nothing Is Given to You’, she mentioned that she grew stronger through his love and care. Currently, they live in Palm Springs, California. They welcomed their child, a daughter named Frida on June 22, 2018. Previously, Brigitte has married 4 times and she has four sons namely Juliann, Killian, Douglas, and Raoul.

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Caption: Mattia Dessì’s selfie with his wife and their daughter. Source: Instagram

Body Measurements

Mattia has a height of 5 feet 8 inches and weighs around 67 kilos. He has an average and muscular body with a measurement of 44-32-38 inches (chest-waist-hip). Further, he wears the number 10 (US) shoe size. His hair is black and he has a pair of dark brown eyes.

Mattia Dessì – Social Media

Mattia has a low-key life regarding his personal life. He is inactive on any social media sites. However, Nielsen frequently features him on her social media profile.