Victoria Cabello

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Victoria Cabello

Victoria Ellen Cabello (b. London, 12 March 1975) is an Italian television presenter.


Cabello was born in London to an Italian father and an English mother[1], and grew up in Valsolda, a small town in the province of Como, just a few kilometers from Switzerland.[2]

She started her television career in 1997 as one of MTV Italia's original veejays, where she hosted Select MTV from London. She also appeared on Italia 1's "Le Iene" (the Italian version of Caiga quien caiga) where she performed comic interviews with famous Italian and international celebrities.

In 2006, she hosted the 56th Sanremo Music Festival with Giorgio Panariello and Ilary Blasi.[3]

From 2005 to 2008, she hosted a talk show called Very Victoria on MTV Italy.[4]

In 2009, she moved from MTV Italy to La7, where she hosted the talk show Victor Victoria - Niente è come sembra.

From September 2011 to May 2013, she hosted ”Quelli che..." on Rai 2, one of Italy's most important football-related shows.

In September 2013, she replaced Simona Ventura as judge on the eighth season of the Italian version of X Factor alongside Fedez, Morgan, Mika.


  1. ^ Victoria Cabello
  2. ^ Cabello, Victoria Ellen. "Description". 
  3. ^ "La carica di Victoria Cabello "Ora conquisto Sanremo"". La Repubblica. 23 January 2006. Retrieved 18 June 2010. 
  4. ^ "Victoria Cabello: "I politici? Tra i rifiuti di Napoli"". La Stampa. 23 February 2008. Retrieved 18 June 2010.