In which country was actress and model Monica Bellucci born?
Monica Anna Maria Bellucci born 30 September 1964 is an Italian actress and model. She began her career as a fashion model, modelling for Dolce & Gabbana and Dior, before making a transition to Italian films and later American films and French films.
Monica Bellucci began modelling at age 13 by posing for a local photo enthusiast. In 1988, Bellucci left the Faculty of Law at the University of Perugia, and moved to one of Europe's fashion centers, Milan, where she signed with Elite Model Management with the aid of model agent Piero Piazzi. By 1989, she was becoming prominent as a fashion model in Paris and across the Atlantic, in New York City.
In 2003, she was featured in "Maxim". "Men's Health" also named her one of the "100 Hottest Women of All-Time", ranking her at No. 21.
n 2004, while pregnant with her daughter Deva, Bellucci posed nude for the Italian "Vanity Fair" in protest against an Italian law that restricts the provision of fertility treatment to heterosexual couples and excludes single women or same-sex couples, restricts surrogacy and research using human embryos, forbids sperm and egg donation, and limits the number of embryos created with in-vitro techniques to three.
At 50, she became the oldest Bond girl ever in the "James Bond" film franchise, playing Lucia Sciarra in "Spectre" (2015).