Model/alleged actress Elsa Pataky -- aka Mrs. Chris Hemsworth -- frolicked in the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Miami Beach this weekend. Chris married Elsa last year ... that lucky son of a… READ MORE >
Elsa Lafuente Pataky (born 18 July 1976) is a Spanish actress. Pataky was born in Madrid, Spain, the daughter of José Francisco Lafuente, a Spanish biochemist, and Cristina Pataky Medianu, a publicist of Hungarian and Romanian ancestry. Pataky attended the Universidad de San Pablo CEU and studied journalism. During this time, Pataky also enrolled in acting classes. In addition to Spanish, she is fluent in English, Romanian, Italian and French. As of December 28, 2010, Elsa married Chris Hemsworth. They made their relationship public at the opening Gala and “Unmasking” for the Resnick Pavilion at LACMA in Los Angeles September 25, 2010. Pataky was a member of the Madrid theatre company, Teatro Cámara de Ángel Gutiérrez. Eventually, she left school when she was cast in the television series Al salir de clase. With the success of Al Salir de Clase, Pataky received her first film offer, El arte de morir.