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Carnival Cruise Line Names Godfather of Carnival Firenze


Carnival Cruise Line has introduced that actor Jonathan Bennett has been named godfather of its ship Carnival Firenze, which is the second vessel within the fleet with the ‘Carnival Enjoyable Italian Fashion’ theme.

The Florence, Italy-inspired ship will homeport in Lengthy Seashore, California, the place it will likely be christened on April twenty fourth and set sail on April twenty fifth.

Carnival Firenze Officially Joins Carnival Cruise Line Fleet

“Jonathan is a real model ambassador for Carnival.  He cruises with us, honeymooned with us and tells his family and friends to trip with Carnival.  He’s pleasant and welcoming to everybody and embodies the Carnival fashion of enjoyable.  After he sailed on the primary voyage of Carnival Firenze’s sister ship Carnival Venezia final Might, he instructed me it will be his dream to be the godfather of one in all our ships, so how might I flip down such a request for such a terrific pal to Carnival,” mentioned Duffy.

“Whereas he’s not Italian, he’s proof optimistic that anybody can have Italian Fashion enjoyable once you sail on our Italian-themed ships, and we’re thrilled to have him assist us welcome our latest addition to the Carnival fleet.”

About Jonathan Bennett

Following his first skilled appearing position on the cleaning soap opera “All My Youngsters,” Bennett appeared in a variety of TV sequence earlier than his breakout position as Aaron Samuels within the film “Imply Women.” He has gone on to star in a number of function movies, Hallmark Channel motion pictures, and hosted applications for the Meals Community. He’s additionally the host for the New York Occasions Sq. New 12 months’s Eve celebration the place Carnival has sponsored the ball drop for the previous three years.  He’s presently finishing his first Broadway look within the hit revival of the musical, “Spamalot.”

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“That is an incredible honor and I’m so proud to know that I’ll at all times be part of the Carnival Firenze household,” mentioned Bennett. “Once I instructed Christine that I’d like to be a Carnival cruise ship godfather, I by no means thought she’d take my request severely. I’ve a lot respect for the Carnival staff and the way they’re devoted to caring for their friends, the ocean and one another. Once I say Carnival is a superb firm and a good way to trip, I imply it! I’m so excited to not solely be the ship’s godfather, however to additionally get to cruise on Carnival Firenze as a visitor now that Carnival enjoyable Italian fashion is coming to the west coast.”

Bennett will formally christen Carnival Firenze throughout the naming ceremony on April twenty fourth. Will probably be livestreamed on Carnival’s Fb web page.

Carnival Firenze will sail year-round from Lengthy Seashore, providing three to seven-day Baja Mexico and Mexican Riviera cruises.


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