Anita Briem is a talented Icelandic actress best known for playing the role of Jane Seymour on The Tudors and Hannah Ásgeirsdottir in Journey to the Center of the Earth. She expert in using a variety of weaponry like a broadsword.
Early Life & Family
Anita Briem was born on May 29, 1982, in Reykjavík, Iceland, and she is currently 36 years old. She was raised by her parents; father Gunnlaugur Briem and mother Erna Þórarinsdóttir, and both of them are great musicians.
She moved to England in her mid-teens. She is of Icelandic nationality and belongs to mixed ethnicity.
Though Anita was born and raised in a musical family, she induced her interest in acting rather than singing. At the age of nine, she joined the National Theatre of Iceland and appeared in a number of productions.
In 1998, Anita moved to England and studied at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. She attended acting and drama classes there and completed her graduation in 2004.
Following her graduation, in 2004, Anita Briem played the role of Anneka Marsh in the television series Doctors.
In the following year, she appeared in the television series Doctor Who and film The Nun. Later in 2008, she appeared as Hannah Ásgeirsson in the film, Journey to the Center of the Earth. She grabbed huge attention from that movie.
She has since appeared in many movies and television shows such as Dylan Dog: Dead of Night, Queen Of Hearts, Salt and Fire, Elevator, The Tudors, The Evidence, The Storyteller, Köld slóð, and many others.
Moving towards Anita Briem's personal life and current relationship status, we know that she is currently married. She has been married to her loving husband Dean Paraskevopoulos, who is an actor as well as a director by profession.
The couple started dating in 2008 and after enjoying a romantic relationship for two years, they tied the knot in a private wedding ceremony in 2010. They have a child together.
The perfect couple is living a healthy married life for eight years without any rumors of divorce or separation.
Anita has not been involved in any extra-marital affairs. The pair has also not been involved in any controversies.
Salary and Net Worth
Being a successful Icelandic actress, Anita Briem earns a considerable amount of money from her career. As of 2019, sources suggest that Anita has an estimated net worth of $4 million.
Details about her annual salary, cars, house, and properties are not available.
Body Measurement, Height, Weight, Age
Body Measurement: 31-24-34
Height: 5 Feet 4 Inches
Weight: 58 KG
Age: 37 Years Old