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Elizabeth Hurley

Actress Elizabeth Hurley
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Profession: Actress

Nationality:
England
English

Why Famous: Associated with the cosmetics company Estée Lauder since the company gave Hurley her first modelling job at the age of 29. It has featured her as a representative and model for its products, especially perfumes such as Sensuous, Intuition, and Pleasures. She also owns an eponymous beachwear line.

As an actress, her best-known film roles to date have been as Vanessa Kensington in Mike Myers' hit spy comedy, "Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery" and as the Devil in "Bedazzled".

Born: June 10, 1965
Birthplace: Basingstoke, Hampshire, England
Age: 55 years old

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Snake
Star Sign: Gemini

Married Life

  • 2007-03-03 Model and actress Elizabeth Hurley (41) weds Indian textile heir Arun Nayar (42) at Sudeley Castle in Gloucestershire, England
  • 2011-06-15 Actress and model Elizabeth Hurley (45) divorces businessman Arun Nayar due to husband's unreasonable behavior

Events in the Life of Elizabeth Hurley

  • 1997-05-02 "Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery", starring Mike Myers and Elizabeth Hurley, is released

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