Hailing from Madrid, Elsa Pataky has starred in Netflix’s action film, Interceptor. The actress-model was launched into stardom through the Spanish television show Al Salir de Clase and has continued to act in many other franchise films.
Elsa Pataky on the red carpet
Elsa Pataky’s net-worth
She has an estimated net worth of $50 million and had become one of the highest-paid models until she took a hiatus from work to take care of her children. She stated in an interview with Hola magazine:
“I wanted to focus on my children because I had already worked a lot.”
Apart from being the body double for Natalie Portman in Thor: The Dark World, the action star has also appeared in popular movies like Snakes on a Plane, Giallo, the Fast and the Furious franchise, and Give ‘Em Hell, Malone.
Elsa Pataky and Chris Hemsworth’s relationship
She met her husband with the help of a talent agent William Ward in early 2010 and they soon went public with their romance. While describing her in an interview with Elle magazine, Chris Hemsworth said:
“She’s fun. She’s outgoing, and she has a sense of humor and a passionate attitude toward life, which is nice to try to keep up with.”
Their relationship has endured throughout the years and they’ve been blessed with three kids. In an interview with GQ Australia, the Thor actor opened up about his relationship with his wife and expressed,
“My wife and I fell in love, had kids, didn’t really see each other for a few years, then fell back in love. In terms of work, she’s certainly given up more than I have.”
The actress starred in the Netflix film, Interceptor
The Netflix feature was released a month ago and shot to Netflix’s number #1 spot in 93 countries, with 36.5 million hours viewed. Elsa Pataky plays Captain J. J. Collins, who’s is tasked with saving the world from an apocalyptic event. Also, debuting as the director, the film was led by Matthew Reilly.
Interestingly, one of the film’s executive producers is Chris Hemsworth. While describing the on-set experience with her husband, she said
“He’s my boss. But it was fun. He really wanted me to do this role as he knew how much I would enjoy it.”
“It took us from being parents to creative collaborators on a film project; which was a really different experience,” she added.”