Best known for holding the heart and home of the BAFTA and Golden Globe award-winning actor Hugh Grant, Anna Elisabet Eberstein has also built an identity for herself in the business world. In her own right, she is a TV producer and the retail director of a Swedish fashion brand, Ace&M but her name began to ring a bell in public after her marriage to UK’s most eligible bachelor. Let’s get to know more about Anna Elisabet Eberstein.
Who is Anna Elisabet Eberstein and How Old is She?
Anna Elisabet Eberstein is Swedish. She was born on February 15, 1983, to Hans and Susanne Eberstein and she has a brother known as Christian Eberstein. Not much is known about her early years but as for her academic background, she went to Oxford Brookes University after high school and there, she studied for a degree in English Literature and Political Science. Later, she moved to Uppsala University for her Master’s degree in Economics. She also went to Lincoln Memorial University Business School.
Anna Elisabet Eberstein began her professional career as ESPN’s marketing and sales promotions producer. There, she was responsible for organising the pay sports channel’s monthly workload and promo version in 7 different languages across Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. Anna only worked with ESPN for about four years before leaving in 2013 to become a freelance creative producer and director. In 2014, she started an online kids’ retail brand ‘Ace&Me’ with her cousin Pia Tamm Hagnö. She has been working with the apparel and fashion company as its director since then and has been living under the radar until the news about her marriage to the English actor and film producer, Hugh Grant further brought her to the limelight.
Interesting Facts About Hugh Grant’s Wife
Anna and Hugh’s complicated relationship
Anna and Hugh Grant started dating in the 2010s even when Grant was known to be having an affair with a former restaurant hostess, Tinglan Hong, who later had a daughter named Tabitha for him. The following year, Anna welcomed her first child with him and they named him John Mungo Grant. As a matter of fact, Grant was sharing his love life with the two ladies. After the birth of Anna’s son, Hong had another child in February 2013 and they named him Felix Grant. It was Anna’s turn two years after and she had a daughter. In March 2018, she had her third child.
Their unconventional wedding
A few months after the birth of Anna’s third child with Hugh Grant, the English actor then decided to seal their relationship by getting married. Hence, in May 2018, the two were announced to have exchange marriage vows at Chelsea register office with only a few family members and friends present. Hugh Grant officially tied the knot with his longtime partner despite saying he’d remain single all through his lifetime. Not only was the wedding ceremony a secret, but it was also very simple, with Grant wearing just a navy lounge suit and tie, while Anna wore a miniskirt and fitted blouse.
Anna and Hugh’s unforgettable honeymoon
What was meant to be a sweet taste of life for the newly wedded couple turned sour after Anna was reportedly kidnapped by a taxi driver during their honeymoon trip in Paris. The Notting Hill actor revealed that the taxi driver carrying them angrily zoomed off with his wife while he was trying to make a withdrawal at an ATM. Although he did not reveal how he finally resolved issues with the furious Parisian driver, he recalled the day’s experience as terrifying.
Anna Elisabet Eberstein is an Avid tennis player
Currently living in London with her husband and children, the businesswoman also spends her time playing tennis. She is, in fact, a member of a London-based tennis club known as Queen’s Club.
Anna’s net worth
Anna was able to establish herself in the business world before meeting her now-husband, Hugh Grant. As ESPN’s marketing and sales producer, her salary was estimated at $83,837. She reportedly earned more when she left the sports channel to become a freelance creative producer and although she is yet to reveal her net worth, her wealth is believed to have received a meaningful increase after she founded the fashion brand Ace&Me. Plus, with her husband, Hugh Grant’s net worth of about $80 million, Anna Elisabet Eberstein’s net worth is also expected to be running in millions of dollars. She lives with her family in their home reportedly worth over $11 million.