Jennifer Ehle

Inside Biography

The American actress, Jennifer Ehle is famous for her apperance in the movies such as The King’s Speech, A Quiet Pa s sion, Fifty Shades of Grey and Dark Thirty.

Early Life, Bio, and Education Of Jennifer Ehle

Jennifer Anne Ehle was born on December 29, 1969, to Rosemary Harris and John Ehle. Her mother was an actress and her father is an American author.

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She is of white ethnicity and comes from a Romanian ancestry from her maternal great grandmother and German. She holds an American nationality. Jennifer grew up in Ashville, North Carolina and moved back and forth from the UK to the USA with her family.

Jennifer came from a background that was into the acting arena. She as a toddler was seen with her mother in the film, Streetcar Named Desire. She went on to attend Interlochen Arts Academy. She took her drama cla s ses in North Carolina School of the Arts and the Central School of Speech and Drama in London. She has appeared on many theater acts.


She made her debut in television in 1992 in The Chamomile Lawn as Young Calypso. In 1995, she got the role of Elizabeth Bennet in the series, Pride and Prejudice. She then acted as Lorraine Morrissey in The Russell Girl. She has been seen in 16 episodes of a gifted man as Anna Paul. She has also acted in 2 episodes of The Blacklist in 2015.

Her first film role was that of Cynthia Powell in 1994s Backbeat. She has since been seen as Constance Lloyd Wilde in Wilde, as Valerie Sonnenschein in Sunshine. In 2002 she acted as Christabel LaMotte in Possession. She has been seen in The River King, Pride, and Glory, Before the Rains, The Kings Speech, The Ides of March, The Adjustment Bureau. She is noted to have played Jessica in Zero Dark Thirty, in RoboCop, A little Chaos, Black or white, Fifty Shade of Grey, Spooks, Little Men. She will soon be seen in A Quiet Pa s sion as Vinnie Dickinson. 

Net worth and Salary

Her estimated net worth is $4 million which shows her huge salary and successful career. She has won the BAFTA for her performance in Pride and Prejudice.

Personal Life

Jennifer does not have a long dating history. She is reluctant on speaking about her past boyfriend. However, the tabloids have succeeded in digging up her past. Jennifer dated actor Toby Stephens in 1991. The relationship did not last very long. They had a breakup soon after. Jennifer then went on to have an affair with actor Colin Firth in 1994. The relationship lasted only a year.

Jennifer did not have a boyfriend until 2000 from there. Ehle met writer Michael Ryan and the couple got married on November 29, 2001. Jennifer has two children with her spouse, a son named George who was born on February 6, 2003, and a daughter named Talulah, born on March 4; 2009. The family is living happily together with no reports of divorce. 

Age, Body Measurements and Other Facts

  • Age: Jennifer Ehle is 49 years old as of 2019.
  • Birth Sign: Capricorn
  • Height: She stands tall at a height of 5 feet 7 inches(1.7 m).  
  • Weight: Her body weight is around 57kg.

by Bchrome, 04 Mar, 2016

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