Stefano Catelli is a fashion designer and businessman who was born in Italy. He has worked in companies like Mirabel Edgedale and Four Marketing. Catelli has made his own name through his career success. But, his biggest hold to glory came when he married the American actress Gemma Arterton. They exchanged vows in 2010 and officially ended their relationship in 2015. Meanwhile, people are eager to know about the former husband of the actress. Therefore, here’s a biography dedicated to Stefano Catelli.
Stefano Catelli Was Born in Italy
Stefano Catelli, the ex-husband of actress Gemma Arterton was born in Italy. The exact date on which Catelli was born is not known. He spent most of his childhood days in Italy with his parents. Stefano has a shy kind of nature. Due to this, he hasn’t shared anything about his personal life even after marrying an actress.
The information regarding his siblings, parents, educational background and many more is still under wrap. What we know about him is that he was interested in the fashion and business industry since his childhood days. And eventually, he pursued his career in the fashion industry.
Catelli Works in the Business World
Stefano Catelli had a humble beginning in his career in 1999. He started from scratch and now his name comes among the successful businessman. Stefano began his professional life journey as a Sales Manager in a store. He then went on to serve as the Menswear manager in Club 21. Stefano served there till 2004. During his tenure at the store, he promoted and promoted in the fashion industry.
Later on, due to his sheer experience and hard work, he was appointed as a Sales Manager in a store named Weston Represents in 2008. Stefano went on grabbing the opportunities offered to him. He has also served as the Brand Manager at Mirabel Edgedale in London. As per its website bio, Mirabel Edgedale is a leading sales agency that combines global reach with local market knowledge.
As per his LinkedIn bio, he is currently serving as the product manager at Four Marketing in London.
His Marriage with Actress Gemma Arterton Didn’t Work
Stefano and actress Gemma Arterton started dating each other in 2009. The story behind how their love story started is still a mystery. After dating for a few months, the couple got engaged in June 2009. Catelli proposes Arterton at the Download music film festival. They were head over heels in love with each other so they decided to tie the knot the following year.
Stefano married his fiancé in June 2010 in a private wedding ceremony in Spain. The ceremony was held in Zuheros in Andalucia in the presence of close family and friends. The actress wore a strapless flowing gown with a trailing veil pinned to the back of her chignon for her big day. The actress talked about her wedding dress:
‘My fiancé loves me most when I wake up in the morning wrapped up in the bedsheets. My wedding gown is kind of like that.”
Stefano hogged the limelight after his relationship with Arterton. Everything seemed to be perfect between the couple and they were living happily. Unfortunately, their relationship wasn’t meant to last forever. Just after five years of marriage, the couple called off their marriage.
Stefano and Gemma are Still on Good Terms
Stefano Catelli broke his relationship with Gemma just after two years after getting married. The two filed the divorce in November 2012. Their divorce was settled nearly three years after separation in 2015. The ex-couple was granted a divorce at the Central Family Court in London. Gemma was badly affected by the failed marriage. However, the two are still on talking terms and are good friends.
In 2013, the actress spoke about her failed marriage with Stefano and commented:
“It was a wonderful time and I have nothing bad to say about it. Even if they don’t last relationships can enrich your life in some way and then you move on to the next part-it’s all part of the process of living.”
Stefano Has Remained Single Since His Divorce
Stefano has remained single after his separation from the actress. There’s no news of him moving on. But, the actress has moved on and is happily settled with her new partner. After giving divorce to Catelli, Arterton first dated Franklin Ohanessian, a French director in 2014. She even travelled to Paris to spend some quality time with the director. However, their romantic bond did not last long as they broke up in 2016.
Meanwhile, she again found a new partner in Rory Keenan. He is an Irish actor who has worked in TV shows and movies like Peaky Blinders, The Guard, Birdsong, Striking Out and many more. They started dating in 2017 and are married since September 2019. Rory and Gemma are soon expecting a baby together.
His Ex-wife Gemma Arterton is a Hollywood Actress
Gemma Arterton is an American actress born in Gravesend. She was born to parents Sally-Anne Heap and Barry J. Arterton. Like her relationship with Stefano, her parents got divorced when she was in her teenage. She was raised by her mother alongside her sister Hannah Arterton who is also an actress. Arterton had an interest in acting since she was a teen. She attended acting classes at North West Kent College located in Dartford. She then went to attend the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. Soon after graduating from college, she debuted as an actress with the comedy movie St. Trinian’s.
After her first movie, she got a big break in her life when she was offered a role in a spy thriller James Bond movie Quantum of Solace. Arterton nagged the Empire Award for Best Newcomer for her performance in the movie. Gemma has acted in films and TV shows like Tess of the D’Urbervilles, Lost in Austen, The Disappearance of Alice Creed, The Little Dog Laughed, Song for Marion, Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters, Orphan, The Escape and many more. Her new movie titled The King’s Man will be released in 2020.
How Rich is Stefano Catelli?
Stefano has been working in the fashion industry for a long time. From his successful career, he must have allocated a fair sum of money to sustain his life. As he hogged the limelight when he married Gemma and disappeared after their failed marriage, there’s no information about his life. Like many hidden chapters of his life, Stefano’s net worth is also something that’s still under wrap.