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Elizabeth Hurley
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Hurley at the 2015 Television Critics Association's Press Tour in January 2015
Born
Elizabeth Jane Hurley

10 June 1965 (1965-06-10) (age 56)
Alma mater London Studio Centre
Occupation
  • Actress
  • model
  • businesswoman
Years active 1987–present
Spouse(s)
Arun Nayar
(m. 2007; div. 2011)
Children Damian Hurley

Elizabeth Jane Hurley (born 10 June 1965) is an English actress, businesswoman and model.

In the 1990s, Hurley became known as the girlfriend of Hugh Grant. In 1994, as Grant became the focus of international media attention due to the success of his film Four Weddings and a Funeral, Hurley accompanied him to the film's London premiere and got instant media attention.

She has been associated with the cosmetics company Estée Lauder since the company gave Hurley her first modelling job at the age of 29. They have featured her as a representative and model for their products, especially perfumes such as Sensuous, Intuition, and Pleasures, since 1995. Hurley owns her own 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 (1997) and as the Devil in Bedazzled (2000). In 2015, Hurley began starring in the E! original series The Royals.

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