Anna Torv Biography
Anna Torv is an Australian actress. She is popular for portraying the roles of Olivia Dunham in the Fox science fiction series Fringe, Wendy Carr in the Netflix crime thriller series Mindhunter, and Tess in the HBO post-apocalyptic drama series The Last of Us (2023). . Her performance on Fringe earned her four Saturn Awards for Best Television Actress.
Born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Anna attended All Saints Anglican School and Benowa State High School from which she graduated in 1996. After that, Anna enrolled in the National Institute of Dramatic Art where she received her degree in performing arts in 2001. Torv started acting in 2003 when appeared playing the role of Ophelia in John Bell’s production of Hamlet. The following year, she joined the cast of the acclaimed Australian television drama The Secret Life of Us, playing Nikki Martel.
Torv recorded a number of audiobook collections, including Little Fingers, Jack’s Owl, Spike and Maddy in the Middle, and later voiced Nariko in the 2007 video game Heavenly Sword. In addition, she also appeared in the BBC series Mistresses in 2008. Five years later, Torv was seen in the American television series Fringe, where she played the role of agent Olivia Dunham. After the release of the series, she was awarded in 2009 and also nominated five times for the Saturn Award for Best Actress on Television from 2009 to 2013. Torv also appeared as Virginia Gray in the HBO miniseries The Pacific and later starred in CollegeHumor. Original video as a tyrannical traffic cop.
In 2021, Torv was cast in the ABC series The Newsreader where she played the role of Helen Norville in the series for which she won an AACTA Award for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series. Likewise, she also won the 2022 Logie Award for Best Actress. That same year, Torv also appeared in the television series Fires, produced by ABC Television. Additionally, Anna was cast as FBI consultant Wendy Carr in the Netflix drama Mindhunter. Most recently, she played the role of Tess in the HBO series The Last of Us, which premiered in January 2023.
Anna Torv Age
Torv is 43 years old as of 2023. She was born on June 7, 1979, in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Furthermore, she celebrates her birthday on June 7th every year.
Anna Torv Height/Weight
Anna has an average height of 1.73 m tall. She weighs 60 kilos. Likewise, her body measurement includes 36-24-35 inches.
Anna Torv Spouse
Torv married American actor Mark Valley in December 2008, with whom she co-starred in Fringe. However, two years later, the couple ended their marriage. There is no information released about them having children, so it is not known if Anna has any children.
Anna Torv family
Torv was born in Melbourne to Susan and Hans Arvid Torv. She grew up on the Gold Coast alongside her younger brother, Dylan. Her mother is of Scottish descent, while her father is of Estonian descent. In addition, Anna has an aunt, who works as journalist Anna Mann dePeyster, and a cousin of Elisabeth, Lachlan and James Murdoch.
Anna Torv net worth
Anna has an estimated net worth of $6 million dollars, which she acquired from her acting career.