Spanish model Elsa Pataky is also an actress and a film producer. She is popular in the world for her role in the movies like Fast Five, Fast & Furious 6, and Furious 7. She is also known for her role in Snakes on a Plane, Giallo, and Give 'Em Hell, Malone.
Bio: Childhood, Age, and Education
Born as Elsa Lafuente Medianu on July 18, 1976, in Madrid, Spain, to José Francisco Lafuente and Cristina Pataky Medianu. Elsa was raised in an upper-middle-class family in Spain. She is Spanish and is of white ethnicity.
Her father is a Spanish biochemist, whereas her mother is a publicist belonging to Romanian and Hungarian ancestry. Besides, she has a half-brother Cristian Prieto Medianu, who is younger than her. He is a cinematographic director.
Elsa studied journalism and also took acting classes from the Universidad CEU San Pablo.
How old is Elsa Pataky?
As of 2019, she is 42-year old.
Elsa Pataky Wedding: Married to Husband Chris Hemsworth
Spanish model Elsa is currently married to her husband Chris Hemsworth. They got married during their Christmas holidays, on the 26th of December 2010, and are living happily as a husband and wife ever since.
They started dating in early 2010 after they came to know each other through a mutual friend.
Do they have children together?
From their relationship, Elsa and Chris have three children, a daughter, and twin sons. Their daughter was born in May 2012, and their twin sons were born in March 2014.
Past Affairs & Boyfriend
In 2006, Pataky had a love affair with boyfriend Adrien Brody, an actor. They called off their love life in 2009. In fact, the couple was also expected to tie the knot, but it never happened as they split in mid-2009.
Following her break up with Adrien, she dated French film actor Olivier Martinez. The couple started dating in June 2009 and broke up in August 2009. When they were in a relationship, they were spotted multiple times together.
Similarly, she also had a love affair with French actor Michael Youn. Although they were in a relationship from 2003-2005, they kept their relationship low profile and were barely seen together.
Professional Life: Career as a Model & Actress
Elsa Pataky's childhood dreams were also acting and she was also a member of the Madrid theatre company Teatro Cámara de Ángel Gutiérrez since she was a child. She played her first acting role in 1997 in the television series named Al Salir de Clase.
She also made her film debut the same year in Solo en la buhardilla. Her modeling career began in 2006 and that year she was seen on the cover of the Maxim.
She also became the female face of Time Force's jewelry line Ultimate Jewel. She gained worldwide recognizance after portraying her role in the movie Fast Five.
What is Elsa Pataky Net Worth?
As an actress, her salary is high and her net worth is rumored to be around $5 million. Her earning is primarily credited to her career as an actress. Having appeared in many movies like 12 Strong, The Fate of the Furious, and many others.
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