Elsa Pataky, a gorgeous and talented Spanish actress who has also a successful career in a supermodel and film producer. IIn addition, MTV Networks’ NextMovie.com had also given a title as one of the Breakout Stars to Watch for in 2011. Moreover, Pataky is best known for her role in ‘The Fast and the Furious’ franchise and ‘Snakes on a Plane’.
In March 2007,one of the Zeta’s owned magazine, Interviu magazine published topless photos of Pataky during a photoshoot of Elle Magazine. The pictures had been taken with a long lens while she was changing clothes. After that, she filed lawsuit against them and eventually won €310,000 in Spain’s Supreme Court against publishing group Ediciones Zeta in September 2012.
Caption: Elsa Pataky, a Spanish actress, and supermodel.
Elsa Pataky: Bio, Family, Education
The gorgeous supermodel was born as Elsa Lafuente Medianu in Madrid, Spain on 18 July 1976. She was born as the daughter of José Francisco Lafuente and Cristina Medianu Pataky. Her father employed as a Spanish biochemist while her mother worked as a Romanian-born publicist. She has a mixed ethnicity of Spanish, Romanian, and Hungarian ancestry.
Moreover, she has a younger half-brother, Cristian Prieto Medianu who has made his career as a cinematographic director. Regarding her education, she attended the Universidad CEU San Pablo where she studied journalism as well as enrolled in acting classes. In addition, she is multilingual and fluent in Spanish, Romanian, English, Italian, Portuguese, and French.
Elsa Pataky: Career & Life Achievements
Pataky started her career as an actress and a member of the Madrid theatre company ‘Teatro Cámara de Ángel Gutiérrez’. She later left school to make her career and first appeared on the television series ‘Al Salir de clase’. Then she went on to join the cast of the television series ‘Queen of Swords’ in 2000 as Señora Vera Hidalgo. Furthermore, Pataky has worked over 10 Spanish films and also co-starred in the French film ‘Iznogoud (2004)’.
As a model, she appeared on the cover of the August 2006 issue of Maxim. Pataky became the female face for the first collection of Time Force’s jewelry line Ultimate Jewel, opposite to football star Cristiano Ronaldo. Then she portrayed the role of Officer Elena Neves in the movie Fast Five along with actor Dwayne Johnson as her partner. Pataky was a stand-in for Natalie Portman in the post end credit scene in Thor: The Dark World.
In addition, she reprised her role as Elena Neves in ‘Fast & Furious 6 (2013)’, ‘Furious 7 (2015)’, and ‘The Fate of the Furious (2017)’, and also other installments of the film series. In 2018, she starred as Adrielle Cuthbert in the Australian web television series ‘Tidelands’.
Elsa Pataky: Personal Life & Husband
Coming over to her personal life, she is a happily married woman. Since 2010, she is together with the Australian actor Chris Hemsworth. The couple dated for months and married in the same year during the Christmas holidays in a private ceremony. They together welcomed three children: India Rose (b.2012) and twins Tristan and Sasha (b. 2014).
Previously, from 2005 to 2008, her husband Chris had dated Australian actress Isabel Lucas. On the other hand, there is no information on her past dating history. Currently, The couple resides in Byron Bay, New South Wales, Australia with heir children. She dragged in a rumor for breaking the marriage of her brother-in-law, Liam Hemsworth, and Miley Cyrus.
Caption: Elsa Pataky with her husband Chris Hemsworth.
Elsa Pataky: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
The Spanish actress and film producer Pataky had made a hefty fortune from her career. Further, her net worth has an estimation of around $5 million. Also, she added a profitable amount from modeling different brands and products. In addition, she loves to wear designer clothes like branded clothing Milan, Dior, and Channel.
The supermodel is highly active over different social media platforms with personal and verified accounts. On Facebook, she has an account @elsapataky with more than 331k followers. She has a Twitter account @ElsaPataky_ with 77.5k followers. Also, she has an Instagram @elsapatakyconfidentia with 3.7 million followers.
Elsa Pataky: Body Measurements
The actress has a slim and fit body that has a height of 5 feet 3½ inches or 1.63 meters. Her body weighs 54kg with body measurements of 34-24-33 inches. She has a blonde hair color with green eyes color.