Katia Zygouli

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Katia Zygouli
Born Ekaterini Zygouli
(1978-07-03) 3 July 1978 (age 39)
Greece Thessaloniki, Greece
Nationality Greek
Occupation Model, Actress
Partner(s) Sakis Rouvas (2003–present)
Children 4
Modeling information
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Hair color Light brown
Eye color Blue

Ekaterini (Katia) Zygouli (Greek: Κάτια Ζυγούλη) (born July 4, 1978) is a Greek fashion model and occasional actress.


Zygouli has graced the covers of many international fashion magazines such as Harper's Bazaar, Madame Figaro,Marie Claire, France's Elégance and Vogue. Her advertisement jobs include Longchamp,Jitrois,[1]Nivea[2] Pantene,Folli Follie and others. She has been represented by various fashion agencies around the world including Storm Models, IMG Paris, PS Model Management and NEXT Model Management.In 1996 she was the winner of the Elite Model Look competition.

She was voted model of the Year 2003 and 2004 (Greek: Μοντέλο της Χρονιάς) by the Greek "Women of the year" awards.

Zygouli was also one of the three finalists that ERT (Greek national broadcaster) considered as a potential co-host with Sakis Rouvas for the Eurovision Song Contest 2006 in Athens, Greece. The one they chose was Greek-American TV presenter Maria Menounos.

In February 2010, the film Dangerous Cooking (Greek: Επικίνδυνες Mαγειρικές) premiered, which is based on the novel Les Liaisons Culinaires by Andreas Staikos. Zygouli plays the role of writer's ideal woman,beautiful and demanding "Nana" who is an art model and she co-stars with Georges Corraface and Konstantinos Markoulakis.[3]

Since late 2010 Zygouli is doing only selective commercials and works.


Acting, films

Personal life[edit]

She is in a long-time relationship with the Greek pop singer Sakis Rouvas. She gave birth to their first daughter on November 2, 2008.[4] The little girl was baptized Anastasia, after her father.[5] On October 15, 2011 they became parents for the second time to a baby boy who they named Alexandros. On January 3, 2013 Zygouli gave birth to the couple's third child, another daughter named Ariadni.[6] The couple welcomed their fourth child, a son, named Apollon, on April 21, 2016.[7] On July 3, 2017 the couple married in Ekali on the private church of the Vardinogiannis's family house.


  1. ^ "Place Models" (in German). 2003-01-11. 
  2. ^ "Place Models". 2005-05-14. 
  3. ^ "Επικίνδυνες μαγειρικές"! (in Greek). MAD TV. 2009-09-21. 
  4. ^ "Ο Σάκης είναι πλέον ....Daddy Cool!!" (in Greek). Love Radio. 2008-11-01. 
  5. ^ "Ρουβάς,Ζυγούλη Η βάφτιση της Αναστασίας"! (in Greek). 2009-10-20. 
  6. ^ Γεννήθηκε ο γιος τους! (in Greek). yupi. 15 October 2011. Archived from the original on 17 October 2011. Retrieved 26 October 2011. 
  7. ^ Σάκης Ρουβάς - Κάτια Ζυγούλη: Βγήκαν από το μαιευτήριο, αγκαλιά με τον γιο τους! (in Greek). TLIFE. April 21, 2016. Retrieved 2 May 2016. 

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