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Famous as :

Television personality

Birth Name :

Nicole Catherine Polizzi

Birth Date :

November 23, 1987

Birth Place :

Poughkeepsie, New York, USA

Spouse :

Jionni LaValle (since 29-Nov-14)

Claim to fame :

As Herself in MTV reality show "Jersey Shore" (2009)


Nicole Elizabeth Polizzi, who was born on November 23, 1987 in Santiago, Chile, was later on known professionally as Snooki. As a six months old child, she was adopted and raised by Italian American parents. She wed fiance Jionni LaValle on November 29, 2014. They are parents to two children; Lorenzo Dominic LaValle (b. 2012) and Giovanna Marie LaValle (b. 2014).

On screen, Snooki was best recognized for her work on TV. MTV's show "Is She Really Going Out with Him?" was her first feature that marked her stepping stone to bigger roles. After that being recruited to star on reality series "Jersey Shore", she was deemed as "the breakout member of the cast" and her fees increased by time in line with her high rising popularity. This then led her to being signed for a spin off "Snooki & Jwoww" in 2011.

Latest News

Snooki Defends Her Husband From Ashley Madison Rumor

August 26, 2015 02:59:47 GMT

defends her man against tabloid rumors. The former "" star gave a lengthy testimony about Jionni LaValle's loyalty on Instagram following the reports that he was linked to Ashley Madison website.

Snooki's Husband Allegedly Linked to Ashley Madison Account

August 25, 2015 14:58:38 GMT

's husband Jionni LaValle may have had an account on the Ashley Madison website, according to Us Weekly. Jionni's email address reportedly matches one that was used for an account on the affair site.

Snooki NOT Joining 'The Real Housewives of New Jersey' Cast

February 17, 2015 06:23:14 GMT

Amid mounting rumors that Nicole "" Polizzi would be cast to join "", the show's executive producer has confirmed that there's no truth to those circulating claims. "She ain't joining," so he tweeted to a fan of the reality series after he complained of Snooki joining the cast.

Snooki Calls Jionni LaValle Cheating Story a 'Lie'

January 08, 2015 08:26:59 GMT

slammed a report that said her husband betrayed her before they tied the knot. InTouch Weekly reported that "a pretty 26-year-old woman from Florida named Alexa Waldman claims that Jionni tried to hook up with her." Waldman claimed that Snooki's husband "was ready to cheat," but she "wanted no part of it."

Snooki's Husband Jionni LaValle Spends Honeymoon in Court After Pleading Guilty to DUI

December 03, 2014 04:56:33 GMT

's new husband Jionni LaValle spent what should have been their honeymoon in a court in New Jersey. A spokesperson of the Totowa Municipal Court confirmed that Jionni pleaded guilty to DUI charges, stemming from an August 7 arrest, on Monday, December 1.

Snooki 'Hungover' After Her Wedding, More Pics From the Reception Shared

December 01, 2014 07:54:42 GMT

was enjoying her wedding reception on Saturday, November 29. A day after the big day, the reality TV star whose real name is Nicole Elizabeth Polizzi took to Twitter to give an update on her life as a married woman and revealed that she might have had a bit too much to drink last night.

Snooki Marries Jionni LaValle in 'Great Gatsby'-Themed Wedding

November 30, 2014 04:06:36 GMT

Nicole "" Polizzi is officially married. The MTV Reality TV star tied the knot with her fiance Jionni LaValle in front of 500 guests of family and friends on Saturday, November 29 at a ceremony taking place at the St. Rose of Lima, a Catholic church in East Hanover, New Jersey.

Snooki and JWoww on Post-Pregnancy Sex: Vagina Is 'Like a Black Hole'

November 06, 2014 06:51:46 GMT

and talked about post-pregnancy sex in an interview with HuffPost Live on Wednesday, November 5. JWoww, who previously swore off sex for "another year or two," admitted that she had sex six or seven weeks after delivering her first child, daughter Meilani.

Trailer for 'Snooki and JWoww' Final Season: Two Babies and a Wedding

October 09, 2014 08:16:58 GMT

and were reckless party girls when viewers first knew them through "", but they have now grown up and become moms. In the last season of "" which trailer has landed online, fans can see how the two reality TV stars embrace motherhood.

Snooki Debuts Skinny Post-Baby Body Just 12 Days After Giving Birth

October 09, 2014 07:26:26 GMT

took to Instagram on Wednesday, October 8 to show off her skinny post-baby figure. The photo came just 12 days after the former "" participant gave birth to her second baby, daughter Giovanna.

Snooki Delivers Baby Girl Giovanna

September 26, 2014 21:43:14 GMT

has welcomed a new addition to her growing family. It's confirmed that she gave birth to a baby girl named Giovanna on Friday, September 26. It was her second child with fiance Jionni LaValle.

JWoww on Snooki's Behavior During Her Second Pregnancy: 'It's Like 'The Exorcist' '

August 20, 2014 04:58:07 GMT

dishes the details on her friend 's second pregnancy in an interview with Alicia Quarles of E! News. The former "" star reveals that Snooki's behavior during her current pregnancy makes her scared.

Snooki Celebrates Upcoming Nuptials With 'Great Gatsby'-Themed Bridal Shower

July 25, 2014 07:17:16 GMT

Nicole "" Polizzi is getting ready for her marriage. The 26-year-old reality star celebrated her upcoming wedding to fiance, Jionni LaValle, with a "Great Gatsby"-themed bridal shower in her hometown of Poughkeepsie, New York, on July 20.

Snooki Is Expecting a Baby Girl

May 09, 2014 01:59:39 GMT

has revealed the sex of her second child with fiance Jionni LaValle. The reality star said that she would welcome a baby girl in a video posted on her site on Thursday, May 8. The unborn baby girl will join big brother Lorenzo who arrived in August 2012.

Snooki Confirms Second Pregnancy, Wedding Goes as Planned

April 04, 2014 14:06:30 GMT

The truth is finally out. Nicole "" Polizzi confirmed that she's pregnant with her and fiance Jionni LaValle's second child and would give birth in fall.

Snooki Reportedly Pregnant With Second Child

February 23, 2014 09:34:41 GMT

Former "" bad girl is reportedly pregnant with her second child. The 26-year-old reality star is keeping it a secret at the moment for she wishes to continue making lucrative personal appearances.

Snooki and Other Stars React to Seattle Seahawks Super Bowl Win

February 03, 2014 07:02:35 GMT

The Seattle Seahawks emerged as the winner at the NFL Super Bowl XLVIII after defeating the Denver Broncos with 43 to 8 at the Sunday, February 2 game. After the game, some celebrities took to Twitter to congratulate the winner and share some thoughts about the game.

Snooki Gives Jennifer 'JWoww' Farley Pregnancy Advice

December 27, 2013 03:49:37 GMT

Nicole "" Polizzi has given pregnancy advice to her "" co-star Jennifer "" Farley who recently announced her first pregnancy. After learning of the baby news, Snooki sent some text messages to JWoww who posted the conversation on her Instagram page.

Snooki Is Thinking of Getting a Boob Job

September 20, 2013 06:18:54 GMT

is contemplating whether she will undergo a boob job. The reality star says on "Bethenny" that she is not confident with her breasts after giving birth to her son Lorenzo, as reported by PEOPLE. Snooki tells the show's host , "My boobs are disgusting."

'DTWS' Announces Season 17 Cast and Pairings, Pregnant Anna Trebunskaya Won't Return

September 05, 2013 02:08:33 GMT

With less than two weeks left before the premiere of "" season 17, ABC unveiled the cast line-up of the show on Wednesday, September 4. Following the tradition, "DWTS" host Tom Bergeron and -Charvet took over "" for a while to announce the celebrity contestants.

Report: Snooki and Terminally Ill Valerie Harper Up for 'DWTS' Season 17

August 29, 2013 02:23:33 GMT

Before the official announcement is made, several names of possible "" contestants have floated around on the Internet. Words are, Valerie Harper who was recently diagnosed with a terminal brain cancer will join the cast of the show's 17th season.

Snooki Reacts to New Jersey Community's Ban on 'Jersey Shore' Spin-Off: 'Grow Up'

July 24, 2013 01:45:02 GMT

is not welcome back to Jersey Shore and she's not happy about it. The mother of one has taken to her Instagram page to voice her thoughts after learning that the residents of Pelican Island protest the filming of her show "" in the town.

Snooki and JWoww May Return to Jersey Shore for Spin-Off Show's Season 3

July 18, 2013 08:46:44 GMT

and may head back to the home base of "" for the new chapter of its spin-off series. MTV hasn't confirmed it, but town officials reveal that the two reality stars will be filming "" season 3 in two shore towns; at a home in the Pelican Island section of Berkeley and a residence in Seaside Heights.

Snooki Offers Baby Advice to Kate Middleton in Open Letter

July 10, 2013 06:42:40 GMT

penned an open letter to Kate Middleton to share advice about taking care of a newborn baby. The "" star, who welcomed son Lorenzo in August 2012, gave details of things to do after a mother and her newborn baby went back home.

Snooki Says She Lost Virginity at 14 to 'a Jerk'

June 05, 2013 08:54:25 GMT

makes a surprising stetement, saying that she lost her virginity at a young age. In a recent interview with YourTango, the mother of one talked about her love life when she was a teenager and said that she did not have beautiful memory about her first-time sex.

Video: Snooki Has Awkward Meeting With Gov. Chris Christie

May 25, 2013 04:19:57 GMT

came face to face with New Jersey Governor when filming separate "" show segments on the boardwalk in Seaside Heights on Friday, May 24. The new mother and Gov. Chris Christie were caught on camera engaging in a brief uncomfortable chat before parting.

MTV Movie Awards 2013: Selena Gomez, Snooki and Kim Kardashian Dazzle on Red Carpet

April 15, 2013 01:54:58 GMT

Sony Pictures Studios was glittered with big stars coming to celebrate the 22nd Annual MTV Movie Awards Sunday night, April 14. , and , who came hand-in-hand with her sister , were among the beauties who stole attention at the special occasion.

Snooki Elopes for April Fool's Day Prank

April 02, 2013 03:40:20 GMT

took to Twitter to announce her 'secret wedding' with Jionni LaValle on Monday, April 1. The "" star wrote in a caption of the picture, "Jionni and I eloped!!! Here's a pic of the magical day!!" In the picture, Snooki was seen wearing a wedding dress with a tiara on her head. She smiled brightly while her hands rested on Jionni's shoulder, hugging his neck. Jionni's hands were on her waist.

Snooki Baptizes Son Lorenzo, Chooses JWoww as His Godmother

March 26, 2013 07:22:58 GMT

Nicole "" Polizzi has taken to Twitter to share her excitement about her son's baptism. The "" star baptized 7-month-old son Lorenzo on Sunday, March 24 and chronicled the big day on the micro-blogging site.

Snooki Loses 42 Pounds, Shows Off Post-Baby Body in Bikini

March 07, 2013 02:04:04 GMT

is a hot mom. The "" star, who gave to her first child around seven months ago, sheds 42 pounds since the baby's birth and proudly shows off her hot bod in a leopard-print bikini on the cover of Us Weekly's latest issue. Rocking red flaming hair, she flashes smile as she strikes a pose for the camera.

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