You may recognize Talulah Riley by her role as Angela in the successful science fiction western show on HBO – Westworld, however, the English actress has been in the industry for over a decade, since 2003. Over the years she has starred in several films including St Trinian’s, St Trinian’s 2: The Legend of Fritton’s Gold, Inception, The Boat That Rocked, and Pride & Prejudice.
Talulah appeared on the cover of Esquire, an American men’s magazine, in March 2010. One year later, in 2011, she was awarded the “Brit to Watch” award by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA).
Talulah Riley Bio & Age
Talulah Jane Riley-Milburn was born on September 26, 1985, as the daughter of Una Riley and Doug Milburn. Her mother was the founder of a PR firm and a security systems company, while her father was the former head of the National Criminal Investigation Department. After leaving the National Crime Squad, her father began working as a screenwriter and wrote several episodes for The Bill, Prime Suspect, and Silent Witness. As the only child of wealthy parents, Talulah had a very privileged upbringing.
She grew up with her family in Hemel Hempstead in Hertfordshire. For her secondary education, Riley attended Haberdashers’ Aske’s School for Girls, Berkhamsted Collegiate School, and Cheltenham Ladies College. For her tertiary education, she studied science at the Open University. Around the same time, she began acting in London.
Talulah Riley’s Net Worth
Talulah Riley has an impressive net worth of 18 million dollars. Most of this amount comes from her first and second divorce from her billionaire ex-husband – Elon Musk. After the first divorce Talulah Riley received 4.2 million dollars as a divorce settlement. After her second divorce from Elon, she received a $16 million settlement.
The rest of her net worth comes from her many efforts in her acting career.
Talulah Riley Acting Career
Talulah began her career with modest appearances on television shows such as Poirot, Doctor Who, Marple, and Almost Famous. Her most famous television role is still her appearance on the science fiction show “Westworld”.
Her film appearances include Inception, where she played a disguise that adopted Tom Hardy’s character. She also starred in the 2012 movie White Frog starring Booboo Stewart, Harry Shum Jr., Gregg Sulkin, B. D. Wong, Tyler Posey, Manish Dayal, and Joan Chen.
Talulah Riley was cast as Jane in The Summer House opposite Robert Pattinson. She also played in Thor: The Dark World, The Bad Education Movie, and Submerged.
Her acting roles are not limited to film and television roles. The actress also slips into theatre roles. She made her debut in 2005 in The Philadelphia Story at London’s non-profit production theatre The Old Vic. She also appeared in the 2006 revival of Summer And Smoke, for which her performance was critically acclaimed.
Personal Life – Relationship With Elon Musk (Ex-Husband)
In 2008, when Talulah Riley was only 22 years old, she started dating Elon Musk, the billionaire and entrepreneur. The two married two years later, in 2010 in Dornoch Cathedral. In 2012 Elon Musk announced that their relationship was over and that he wanted to file for divorce.
Shortly thereafter the two reconciled and in 2013 Elon and Talulah remarried. In an interview, they explained that they had not only reconciled but that they were living together with Elon’s five children from his previous marriage.
In 2014 it was reported that the billionaire had filed for divorce again. Shortly afterward, the divorce petition was withdrawn. A few months later, the two separated again and filed for divorce, which was finalized in October 2016.
It is no secret that the two loved each other very much, which led to the repeated back and forth between the two.
Height, Weight & Body Measurements
Talulah Riley is in amazing shape, which is to be expected considering she is an actress and model. She is 173 cm (5 ft 8 in) tall and weighs 57 kg (126 lbs). Her body measurements are 35-24-34 in, while her dress size is indicated as 6 (USA) or 36 (EU). Her shoe/foot size is 8.5 (US) and her bra size is 32C.
While it is obvious that the actress makes an effort in both diet and exercise to look as remarkable as she does, her actual exercise regiment and diet are not known.