Fabrizio Corona was an ex-paparazzo,now he ‘s, television and media personality. Corona was the central figure in a series of investigations into the 2007 extortion scandal known as Vallettopoli, which involved many celebrities in the entertainment business and sports. He was arrested and spent 77 days in prison;however on 29 May 2007, he was released but placed under house arrest. He wrote a book La mia Prigione (My Prison) about his experiences as a result of the Vallettopoli scandal which received much attention from the Italian media., who made his debut as an actor in 2010. Corona made his acting debut in May 2010 in the television drama series Squadra antimafia – Palermo oggi 2 which was broadcast on Mediaset’s Canale 5. He played the role of Mafia boss Ivo Principe, nicknamed Catanese.