Giada De Laurentiis net worth: Giada De Laurentiis is an Italian American chef, writer and television personality who has a net worth of $15 million. Giada De Laurentiis is probably most famous for being the host of the Food Network program "Giada at Home" and as a contributor and guest co-host on NBC's Today Show. De Laurentiis is the founder of the catering business GDL Foods. Giada was born in Rome, Italy. Her mother is actress Veronica De Laurentiis and father is actor-producer Alex De Benedetti.