Maurizio Costanzo age. Maurizio Costanzo (Rome, August 28, 1938) is an Italian journalist, television host, radio host, academic and screenwriter.
Maurizio Costanzo age, private life
Maurizio Costanzo is 84 years old. His marriage is with the photojournalist Lori Sammartino. Divorced, in 1973 and until 1984 he was married to the journalist Flaminia Morandi, with whom he has two children: Camilla (1973, now screenwriter) and Saverio (1977, director). After his relationship with Morandi ended, he first had an intense relationship with the actress and director Simona Izzo, then, in June 1989, he married Marta Flavi. The following year they break up and in 1994 they divorce.
In the same 1989 he met in Venice Maria DeFilippi, organizer of a conference in which she participates. Between the two it is almost immediately love and on August 28, 1994 they get married in a civil ceremony at the Municipality of Rome. The wedding is celebrated by Francesco Rutelli, mayor of the capital at the time. Obviously it is Costanzo who discovers De Filippi’s television talent. In 2002, the two fostered a ten-year-old boy, Gabriele. Two years later they finally adopt him.
Costanzo graduated from the Liceo Classico Giulio Cesare and decided not to continue his studies at university but to pursue a career as a journalist. He soon began to write for some newspapers. At just 18 he wrote for the Roman newspaper Paese Sera, the following year for the Corriere Mercantile of Genoa but the big opportunity came with his engagement in the editorial staff of the magazine Tv Sorrisi e Canzoni. In 1960 he became editor-in-chief of another famous weekly: Grazia. At the same time he became the author of some radio programs and, in order not to miss anything, he wrote one of Mina’s most beautiful and famous songs: Se telephoning.
Author of radio and television programs and various theatrical comedies (The adoptive husband, Returnable voids etc.), he achieved popularity in 1976, hosting the talk-show for RAI Goodness them. He then conducted for Mediaset Maurizio Costanzo show (1982-2009), of which he was also the author, Every morninga program that combined current affairs and light conversation, Have a nice Sunday, Elsewhere – Free to hope (2006), in-depth program on life in prisons, e The great Italian cinema. Since April 2007 she has hosted the radio program of Rai Radio Uno The man of the night, in which he mixes music, reflections and current events; from 2010 to 2011 you resumed conducting for RAI Goodness them, in 2015 the Maurizio Costanzo show and since 2016 he has hosted a new talk show for Canale 5 The interview.