Although she did not win the contest, she was offered a contract with Elite Model India Management, which sponsors the reality show, before the eventual winner.She has been modeling since 2007 and has featured in over 100 commercials. She later appeared in the film The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel.
In 2008, she appeared on the reality show Celebrity Rehab with Dr.
He is also a bartender and has been married to Brigitte Nielsen since July 8, 2006.
Dessì was born in Sardinia, Italy on October 22, 1978.
Their marriage and divorce were both highly publicised by the tabloid press.
In 1987, Nielsen played Karla Fry in the film Beverly Hills Cop II (1987), alongside Eddie Murphy.
Subsequently, she starred in 976-Evil II, The Double 0 Kid (1992), Chained Heat II (1993), Galaxis (1995), and Snowboard Academy (1996). Nielsen released a few songs under the pseudonym "Gitta" because producers wanted to see if she could succeed as a singer without her name on the cover.