Lena Headey – Biography, Height & Life Story

Lena Headey
Real Name Lena Kathren Headey
Profession Actress
Known for Game of Thrones (2011–2019)
Nationality British, Bermudian
Age 48 years old (in 2022)
Date of Birth October 3, 1973
Birthplace Hamilton, Bermuda
Hobbies Reading, Art
Zodiac Sign Libra

Physical Stats

Height 5 feet 5½ inches (1.66 m)
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Brown Dark
Body Type Slim

Lena Headey is an English actress who was born on 3rd October 1973 (her age is 41 years old) in Hamilton, Bermuda to parents Sue and John Headey. As her father was a policeman, she grew up in different places where he was stationed at. Her first acting experience was at the age of 17 as a student of Shelly College.

There, she was spotted by a cameraman who later asked her to try of an audition. She has been a patient of clinical depression, which she has been fighting since a young age of 15. In an interview, when asked about her disease, she said: “I was diagnosed when I was 15, and it comes and goes.

I may suffer from it once or twice a year, but I now recognize it and deal with it. I don’t use medication because I’m so worried about becoming dependent on it, but I can understand people who do, because you go through the most horrendous feelings of isolation.” Her first role as a professional came at the age of 17, after she was spotted and asked to give an audition. She got her first role in the drama Waterland.

She got her first big break in the 1993 movie The Remains of the Day, and was also nominated for eight Academy awards. The following year, she worked with Disney in the movie The Jungle Book, based on its cartoon version. With her 1st film earning awards and her second earning money as much as 44 million dollars, her confidence was boosted pretty soon.

After working on several other projects throughout the years, she then acted opposite Vanessa Redgrave, in a romantic drama Mrs. Dalloway (1997). She has also played in movies like Gossip (2000) and Parole officer (2001). She also played the role of a Tomboy in The Brother’s grim in 2005, alongside Matt Damon. The same year, she also played in two other films The Cave and Imagine Me and You.

Her role as a lesbian in Imagine Me and You was widely praised by her critics. Her other famous role was as that of Sarah Connor in the movie Terminator. Since 2009, she has also been a regular crew in HBO’s game of thrones. She started with the 1st season and continued till the 4th.

Apart from her charming beauty and talent on screen, she has also been credited as one of the sexiest actress of her time. Having appeared in many seductive roles, she also has a very seductive figure. Her body measurements read 33-24-33 (Breast- Waist- Hip) and her bra size is 33B. She is not the tallest of actress and her height is 5 feet 5 inches tall, which is around 166 cm. She also has a sexy pair of feet and her long legs make her look hot. She has done nude scene in the movie 300.

Besides that, she also has a lot of hot pictures for different magazine. She also has some tattoos on her back and her arms. Her tattoo in the arm is in Thai language. These tattoos are of different things and she says that they are a remainder to different events about her life. During the shoot of The Jungle Book, she met her then boyfriend Jason Flemyng, whom she dated from 1994 to 2003, 9 long years. She also has a tattoo of his name.

After they broke up, she then met musician/ husband Peter Loughran, and they were married in 2007. They have a son together in 2010, named Wylie Loughran. But in 2011, the couple separated and in 2012 they got divorced.

She has joined twitter and since then she has been followed by around by around 250 thousand fans.

Education

Collage / Uni Shelley College

Career

Salary 5.83 lakhs
Net Worth USD $9 million Approx

Family

Father John Headey
Mother Sue Headey
Mirtial Status Married

Favorite Things

Favorite Food Kebab
Favorite Actress Kareena Kapoor, Vidya Balan, Deepika Padukone, Megan Fox, Blake Lively
Favorite Actor Amitabh Bachchan
Favorite Colour Black, Green, Red