Known for movies

Short Info

Date Of BirthMay 13, 1984
FactStudied Sanford Meisner at the Actors Workshop Barcelona, with Frank Feys, before she went to the London University's Central School of Speech and Drama. After studying almost 2 years with Frank Feys in Barcelona, they both worked on preparing her for her move to London. They are still close friends.


Who is Hannah New?

Hannah New was born on 13 May 1984, under the birth sign of Taurus, in London, England. She is a model and actress, probably best recognized for starring in the role of Rosalinda Fox in Spanish period drama series “The Time In Between”, playing Princess Leila in the fantasy “Maleficent”, and featuring as Eleanor Guthrie in the popular Starz historical adventure series “Black Sails”.

How rich is she? Hannah New Net Worth

Net worth is $500,000

Early Life, Nationality, Ethnicity

Concerning her early life, Hannah New spent her childhood in the Balham neighborhood of London, where she was raised alongside two older sisters by her parents. She holds British nationality.

Education and Traveling

As a four-year-old girl, she started training for ballet at a local ballet school, which led her to become a member of the National Youth Theatre of Great Britain in London.

Hannah New

While in her teens, Hannah was very interested in meeting other cultures, so she spent some time traveling around the world, visiting more than 20 countries, and was even involved as a volunteer in Bolivia in 2003.

Thereafter, she returned home and enrolled into the University of Leeds, from which she graduated with a First Class honors degree and majored in both English and Spanish. She then spent three years in Spain, and there became involved in acting, so she went to Sanford Meisner Actors Workshop.

At the time, she was spotted by a model scout, and soon started her career as a model, signing a contract with View Management, working for them in Madrid and Barcelona. However, Hannah returned to London and continued her education at the University of London’s Royal Central School of Speech & Drama, obtaining her MFA degree in Acting with Distinction in December of 2011.

Career Beginnings

Speaking about her professional acting career, it officially started in 2010, when Hannah New made her debut appearance in the role of Julie in an episode of Spanish television series “La Riera”, which was followed the same year by her guest-starring as Caitlin in an episode of another Spanish series, entitled “El Club Del Chiste”, both of which marked the establishment of her net worth. In the following year, Hannah played Liv in the short drama “ReVersion”, and Louise in the short comedy film “Super Mario”.

During the same year, she made her big screen debut with her portrayal of Nancy in the romantic comedy film “Fuga De Cerebros 2”, directed by Carlos Therón, and then guest-starred as Úrsula in an episode of the Spanish television series “El Barco” in 2012.

Rise to Prominence – “The Time in Between”, “Maleficent”, “Black Sails”

After gaining enough knowledge and experience, Hannah New started getting more serious roles, and made her debut in English by starring in the role of Kathryn Gilchrist in the made-for-television drama film “Shelter” in 2012.

In the next year she came to prominence after joining the cast of the Spanish period drama series “The Time In Between” (originally “El Tiempo Entre Costuras”), starring in the main role of Rosalinda Fox. Thereafter, she continued to line up success, since she portrayed Princess Leila in the 2014 Disney fantasy “Maleficent” next to Angelina Jolie and Ele Fanning, after which she was chosen to play Eleanor Guthrie in the popular historical adventure series “Black Sails” on the Starz Network from 2014 until 2017, increasing enormously not only her popularity but also her net worth. Moreover, the role of Eleanor Guthrie earned her three Primetime Emmy Awards.

Recent Projects and Debut as an Executive Producer

Concurrently with filming “Black Sails”, Hannah won the main role of Callie Monroe in the true-based thriller film “Under The Bed”, released in 2016, which was followed by her portrayal of Louisa in several episodes of the FX horror drama series “The Strain” (2017). Most recently, she was cast in the recurring role of Victoria Holdsworth in the first season of the FX anthology drama series “Trust” in 2018.

Apart from being an actress, Hannah also tried herself in producing, since she served as an executive producer of the 2016 short drama “The Dead Sea”.

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Personal Life – Is she single or not?

If to talk about her personal life, Hannah New is not very open about it, and tends to keep her most intimate details very low profile. There is no information which can link her with a current love affair – she might just be waiting for her perfect match to start dating. Nonetheless, it is believed that she is single at the moment. Regarding her residence, Hannah currently lives in London, England.

How old is she? Appearance and Vital Statistics

  • Born in 1984 (35 years-old)
  • Blonde hair
  • Dark brown eyes
  • Height 5ft 6ins (1.68m)
  • Weight 120lbs (55kgs)
  • Body 35-25-35
  • Dress size is 4
  • Shoe size is 7.5 (US)

General Info

Full NameHannah New
Date Of BirthMay 13, 1984
Height1.68 m
ProfessionActor
NationalityBritish

Accomplishments

MoviesMaleficent, Fuga de cerebros 2
TV ShowsEl Tiempo Entre Costuras, Black Sails

Social profile links

Facts

#Fact
1Studied Sanford Meisner at the Actors Workshop Barcelona, with Frank Feys, before she went to the London University's Central School of Speech and Drama. After studying almost 2 years with Frank Feys in Barcelona, they both worked on preparing her for her move to London. They are still close friends.
2Has an MFA in Acting from London's prestigious Central School for Speech and Drama, which counts Laurence Olivier, Dame Judi Dench, Rupert Everett, Rufus Sewell and Gael García Bernal among it's alumni.
3Lived in Barcelona for 3 yrs after graduating from the University of Leeds with a First degree in Spanish and English, where she was discovered and signed by American talent manager Stacey Castro in 2010.
4Born and raised in London, UK.
5Has traveled to 20+ countries and has volunteered for 3 months in a children's home in Bolivia (2003).
6Speaks fluent Castillian Spanish.

Pictures

Movies

Actress

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Under the Bed2017TV MovieCallie Monroe
Maleficent2014Princess Leila
El tiempo entre costuras2013-2014TV SeriesRosalinda Fox
El barco2012TV Series
Shelter2012TV MovieKathryn Gilchrist
Fuga de cerebros 22011Nancy
Super Mario2011ShortLouise
ReVersion2011ShortLiv
El club del chiste2010TV SeriesCaitlin
La Riera2010TV SeriesJulie
The Strain2017TV SeriesLouisa
Black Sails2014-2017TV SeriesEleanor Guthrie

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Dead Sea2016Short executive producer

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Buzz: AT&T Original Documentaries2015TV Series documentaryHerself
Last Call with Carson Daly2015TV SeriesHerself
Más de El tiempo entre costuras2013-2014TV Series documentaryHerself
The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson2014TV SeriesHerself

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Access Hollywood2017TV SeriesHerself

Source: IMDb, Wikipedia
Author

Benjy is currently a reporter for BiographyPedia based in Adelaide, Australia. Prior to joining BiographyPedia in July 2019, he was a Bizarre TV reporter and theatre critic at TheSun. Benjy has also written for DailyMail and TMZ. Benjy studied journalism at Goldsmiths University of London, graduating in 2009. You can contact him at [email protected]ypedia.org.

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