Elsa Pataky

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Elsa Lafuente Medianu (Spanish: [ˈelsa laˈfwente meˈðjanu]; born 18 July 1976), known professionally as Elsa Pataky, is a Spanish model and actress. Pataky is known for her leading role of Raquel Alonso in the Spanish teen drama Al salir de Clase (1997-2002), before garnering international recognition as Elena Neves in the Fast & Furious franchise. She has appeared in the films Snakes on a Plane (2006), Giallo (2009) and Give 'Em Hell, Malone (2009). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Elsa Pataky has received more than 22,262,421 page views. Her biography is available in 41 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 38 in 2019). Elsa Pataky is the 1,638th most popular actor (down from 1,341st in 2019), the 750th most popular biography from Spain (down from 637th in 2019) and the 22nd most popular Spanish Actor.

Memorability Metrics

  • 22M

    Page Views (PV)

  • 55.59

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 41

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 5.85

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 3.38

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among actors, Elsa Pataky ranks 1,638 out of 13,578Before her are Jim Kelly, Jean Delannoy, Jaya Bachchan, Anne Archer, Jo Van Fleet, and Bhupen Hazarika. After her are Pierre Renoir, Nichelle Nichols, Billy Drago, Perry King, Massimo Girotti, and Geneviève Page.

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Among people born in 1976, Elsa Pataky ranks 30Before her are Patrick Kluivert, Armin van Buuren, Scott Adkins, Silvia Saint, Fernando Morientes, and Maïwenn. After her are Shu Qi, Mauro Camoranesi, Abiy Ahmed, Álvaro Recoba, Tony Jaa, and Nurgül Yeşilçay.

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In Spain

Among people born in Spain, Elsa Pataky ranks 750 out of 3,355Before her are Andoni Goikoetxea Olaskoaga (1956), Mikel Arteta (1982), Cesc Fàbregas (1987), Ferran Olivella (1936), Josep Lluís Sert (1902), and Pedro Sarmiento de Gamboa (1532). After her are Baldomero Espartero (1793), Wifred II, Count of Barcelona (900), George Meade (1815), Fernando de Rojas (1470), Antonio de la Cruz (1947), and Félix Candela (1910).

Among ACTORS In Spain

Among actors born in Spain, Elsa Pataky ranks 22Before her are Lina Romay (1954), Najwa Nimri (1972), Ángela Molina (1955), Itziar Ituño (1974), Rocío Dúrcal (1944), and El Risitas (1956). After her are Rossy de Palma (1964), Chus Lampreave (1930), Pilar Bardem (1939), Eduardo Fajardo (1924), Nieves Navarro (1938), and Carmen Sevilla (1930).

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