NewsJanuary 31, 2022

Soneva Stars Programme Features Stanley Tucci at Soneva Fushi

Actor Stanley Tucci is the son of Joan (Tropiano), a writer, and Stanley Tucci, an art teacher. His family is Italian-American, with origins in Calabria. Tucci has recently had noteworthy supporting turns in a broad range of movies including The Devil Wears Prada, Captain America: The First Avenger and reached his widest audience when he played Caesar Flickerman in box office sensation The Hunger Games.

Stanley Tucci’s stayed at Soneva Fushi under the Soneva Stars Progamme and during his stay Stanley hosted an introduction to his movie Julie and Julia for guests at Cinema Paraidso. This movie shows Julia Child’s story of her start in the cooking profession is intertwined with blogger Julie Powell’s 2002 challenge to cook all the recipes in Child’s first book.


Stanley also hosted a dinner with Sonu and Eva at Flying Sauces for invited guests. For the event, he worked with the chef to create an Italian inspired menu to incorporate his love of Italian cuisine and also following on from his Italian cuisine documentary series on CNN “Stanley Tucci Searching for Italy”.

Soneva Fushi is a favorite getaway haven for celebrities from all around the world. Hidden among dense foliage within Baa Atoll, UNESCO Biosphere Reserve, Soneva Fushi inspires the imagination. The award-winning resort truly defines the essence of barefoot luxury.

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