Argentine Actress and Model
Birth name Maria Belén Rodríguez Cozzani
Birth date September 20, 1984
Birth place Córdoba, Argentina
Occupation Showgirl, model, actress and Italian television personality
Belén Rodríguez is an Argentine showgirl, model, television personality, actress, and media icon who lives and works in Italy. She is known by the name of Belén Rodríguez and has presented many variety shows. In 2009 and 2010, she has appeared in television commercials alongside actor Christian De Sica advertising a popular mobile phone network operating company. In December 2010, she made her acting debut as the female protagonist in the Italian film Natale in Sudafrica.
In 2012, she became a co-presenter on the televised talent show Italia's Got Talent alongside Simone Annicchiarico.
Alongside Elisabetta Canalis, Belén substituted for Ivana Mrazova as co-presenter of the 2012 Sanremo Music Festival for the first two nights due to Mrazova's neck pain. On the second night, Belén created a media sensation with her slit dress revealing a butterfly tattoo high on her inner right thigh.