Elisabetta Canalis is an Italian actress. She’s also a showgirl. From 1999 to 2002, she was a dancer on the Italian show Striscia la Notizia. She later starred in the sitcom Love Bugs 2. In 2005, she made her Hollywood debut in the movie Deuce Bigalow: European Gigolo. She next appeared in the films Natale a New York and Virgin Territory. In 2008, she starred in the Italian romantic comedy La seconda volta non si scorda mai. In the 2010s, she has mostly worked on television. She appeared in the shows Fratelli Benvenuti and Festival di Sanremo. She also guest-starred in the US series Leverage and appeared as a contestant on Dancing with the Stars.