Natascha McElhone Biography

Biography by Abhishek KarnPublished on 30.May.2014
Facts of Natascha McElhone
Date of Birth: 1971 , December-14
Age:46 years old
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 5 Feet 8 Inch
NameNatascha McElhone
Birth NameNatascha McElhone
Nick NameNatascha McElhone
FatherMike Taylor
MotherNoreen Taylor
Birth Place/CityHampstead, London, England, UK
ProfessionActress, Model
Net Worth$8 Million USD
Eye ColorBlue
Hair ColorBrown - Light
Body Measurements34-27-32 (Bust-Waist-Hip)
Breast Size34 C
Waist size27 in
Hip Size32 in
Neck Size9.7
Shoe Size9
Weight in KG60 kg
Famous forActress
Married toMartin Hirigoyen Kelly (m. 1998–2008)
ChildrenRex Kelly, Theodore Kelly, Otis Kelly
Online PresenceWikipedia
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Natascha McElhone is an English actress born on 14th December 1969 in Surrey, England. She is popular for her role in American movies like The Truman Show, Ronin, and Solaris. Her birth name is Natasha Abigail Taylor. Recently she had worked on Showtime series Californication as Karen van der Beek.

Early Life and Education

McElhone is the daughter of Noreen and Mike Taylor. Her parents were journalists. McElhone had taken the maiden name as her stage name which was her mother’s name. She has a brother named Damon who is a scriptwriter. Also, she has two half-brothers named Nicholas and Alexander living in Stockholm. UnfortunatelyMcElhone’s parents were separated when she was two years old. 

After separating from her parents her mother along with she and her brothers moved to Brighton and married to Roy Greenslade who is a columnist and also a journalist. From 6 years old to 12 years old she had taken a lesson in Irish Dancing. She had attended St. Mar’s Hall School in Brighton. And in 1993 she had graduated from London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. 


McElhone had done many films as well as television series. She had started her career in theater starring in Richard III, The Cherry Orchard and also Count of Monte Cristo at Haymarket Theatre and also in Midsummer Night’s Dream at Open Air Theatre. She had made her debut in television in 1991 in BBC’s Bergerac. In 1992 she had also seen in an episode of Absolutely Fabulous.

She had also done Dennis Potter TV mini-series named Karaoke. She had also done few films relatively. She had acted in many films including The Devil’s Own in 1997, The Truman Show with Jim Carrey in 1998, Ronin in 1998, Contaminated Men in 2000, Solaris in 2002, Ladies in Lavender in 2004, Big Nothing in 2006, Blessed in 2008, The Kid in 2010 etc.

Her television series are The Ruth Rendell in 1990, Absolutely Fabulous in 1994, Karaoke in 1996, The Other Boleyn Girl in 2003, Revelations in 2005, The Company in 2007 and Californication from 2007 to present.

She had co-starred in NBC miniseries named Revelations in 2005 with an actor named Bill Pullman. After acting at Wyndham’s Theater of 2006 West End Production alongside Martin Jarvis and Diana Rigg she had accepted to act in leading role as Karen alongside David Duchovny in Showtime cable TV series named Californication.

In 2010 she had given her voice in a video game called Castlevania: Lords of Shadow who is from Konami. In 2013 she had acted in Rome and Juliet as Juliet’s mother alongside Damian Lewis and Hailee Steinfeld. In 2014 she had played in Fatal Attraction in Theatre Royal Haymarket in the role of Alex Forrest.

Personal life

In 19th May 1998, McElhone married to Dr. Martin Hirigoyen Kelly, a plastic surgeon. They lived in Fulham West London. The couple has three sons.

The couple had their first son in 2000 named Theodore, the second child was born on May 2003 named Otis and their third child named Rex was born on October 2008, five months after the death of his father Kelly. Her husband died suddenly. The post-mortem report said that the death was due to dilated cardiomyopathy.

Net worth

McElhone’s estimated net worth is about $6 million. She is the very beautiful girl with a sexy figure. Her figure has made her have so many fans worldwide. She, in short, can be termed as a beautiful diva with a sexy impression. She stands 5 feet 8 inches tall and 52 kg weight