July 18, 1976
44 years old
5 ft 3.5 in | 161 cm
34-24-33 in | 87-61-84 cm
51 kg | 112 pounds
7 US | 37.5 EU
Elsa Pataky was born in Madrid, Spain, on July 18, 1976, is a Spanish actress.
Young Elsa Pataky first started performing as a member of the Madrid theatre company, Teatro Cámara de Ángel Gutiérrez.
She made her big screen debut in Spanish horror thriller film The Art of Dying (El arte de morir) (2000) in role as Candela.
She got her television debut in Spanish teen drama series Al salir de clase (1997) in role as Raquel Alonso.
Her breakthrough performance came as Elena Neves in heist action film Fast Five (2011).
Carmen (2021) drama musical in role as Gabrielle, opposite Paul Mescal and Rossy de Palma
She played Elena Neves in The Fast and the Furious franchise:
Fast Five (2011)
Fast & Furious 6 (2013)
She was nominated for the CinéFashion Film Award for Best Actress for her role as Spy in short comedy film Gioseppo Woman: Spy Games (2018).
Beyond Re-Animator (2003) horror comedy opposite Jeffrey Combs, Jason Barry and Santiago Segura
Werewolf Hunter: The Legend of Romasanta (2004) horror thriller with Julian Sands, John Sharian and Gary Piquer
Giallo (2009) horror thriller opposite Adrien Brody, Emmanuelle Seigner and Robert Miano
Di Di Hollywood (2010) drama with Peter Coyote and Paul Sculfor
Give 'Em Hell, Malone (2009) neo-noir action crime thriller opposite Thomas Jane and Ving Rhames
All Things to All Men (2013) crime thriller with Gabriel Byrne, Rufus Sewell and Toby Stephens
She produced and starred in role as Veronica in romantic drama film The Wine of Summer (2013).
12 Strong (2018) action war opposite Chris Hemsworth, Michael Shannon and Michael Peña
She played Raquel Alonso in Spanish teen drama series Al salir de clase (1997) in 192 episodes.
La vida en el aire (1998) Spanish television series in role as Barbi
Hospital Central (2000) Spanish television series in role as Maribel
Queen of Swords (2000) Canadian action adventure series in role as Vera Hidalgo
Los Serrano (2003) Spanish drama comedy series in role as Raquel Albaladejo
Tidelands (2018) Netflix crime drama fantasy series in role as Adrielle Cuthbert
Studied journalism at CEU San Pablo University in Madrid, Spain.
Has a younger half-brother, Cristian Prieto Medianu.
Has Hungarian and Romanian ancestry.
Her hobbies are roller blading, snowboarding and riding horses.
She is fluent in Spanish, Romanian, English, Italian, Portuguese and French.
Lives in Byron Bay, Australia.
She dated Olivier Martinez (2009) and Fonsi Nieto (1999-2003).
Has been engaged to Adrien Brody (2008-2009) and Michaël Youn (2004-2006).
She married actor Chris Hemsworth in 2010, they have a daughter, India Rose and twin sons, Tristan and Sasha.