Simona Ventura (born on 01 Apr 1965, in Bentivoglio, Province of Bologna, Italy) is an Italian television personality best known for hosting wide variety of Italian television shows. She started her career as a host of 1990 World Cup, 1992 European Championship and Barcelona Olympic Games. On TV RAI she hosted programs "Quelli che lo smoking", "Dopofestival", Italian version of "I'm a Celebrity... Get Me out of Here!", "Maceroni Music Fart", "MusicFarm", and is a judge on Italian X-Factor.
She currently hosts the TV show "Quelli che il calcio".