Marietta Chrousala

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Marietta Chrousala
Μαριέττα Χρουσαλά
Born Maria Chrousala
(1983-03-11) 11 March 1983 (age 34)
Greece Rizari, Edessa, Greece
Nationality Greek
Height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Weight 129 lb (59 kg)
Spouse(s) Leon Patitsas (m. 2010)
Children Margo Patitsa
Spyros Patitsas
Parent(s) Kostas Chrousalas
Aglaia Chrousala
Relatives Thanasis Chrousalas (brother)

Marietta Chrousala (Greek: Μαριέττα Χρουσαλά) (born 11 March 1983), is a Greek fashion model, businesswoman and television presenter.


Chrousala was born on 11 March 1983 in the Greek village of Rizari outside Edessa, Imathia. Her mother, Aglaia Chrousala is a former teacher and her father, Kostas Chrousalas (died in 2003) was also a teacher. She has an older brother, Thanasis (1980). In 1985 her family moved to Athens exactlly in Haidari. On 2003, she won the title of Star Hellas and the night of competition, her father died. Then, she was chosen to represent Greece at the Miss Universe 2003 pageant, finishing in fifteenth place. She had already been working voluntarily since 2002 for the 2004 Summer Olympics, while she was chosen after winning her title as one of the celebrities to take part in the Olympic Flame torch relay which finished in Greece. Chrousala has a degree from the University of Athens in Mass Media and Communication. She is working on a master's degree in Psychology of Communication. She is represented by Ace Models Agency and has appeared on the covers of numerous fashion magazines. She was the co-host of the TV game show "Poly tin Kyriaki" for its first season on Mega Channel. She left Mega Channel for Alter Channel to make her own show. She was the main host of the morning game show "I Ellada Pezei". I 2011, she was one of the celebrities on the greek version of Dancing With The Stars.

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On 5 June 2010, she married the Greek shipowner, founder and owner of Atlas Maritime, Leon Patitsas. On 24 October 2012, was born their daughter Margo Patitsa and on 4 March 2015, was born their second child, a son named Spyros Patitsas.

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