Torv had been born in the city of Melbourne in Victoria State. Her parents are Hans Torv and Susan. She grew up in the city of Gold Coast in Queensland. Her father is a Scottish born in Scotland but he is half Estonian. Susan, her mother is of Scottish descent. She had been estranged from the father and she was born with a young brother called Dylan. She has a paternal aunt called Anna Murdoch Mann and she is a writer. Anna was the wife of Rupert Murdoch for over 31 years. Anna Torv’s cousins are Elisabeth, Lachlan and James Murdoch.
From her biography, Anna Torv attended Benowa State High School and finished in 1996. She then attended National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) in Australia where she got a degree for performing arts in the year 2001.
In the year 2003, she got the role of playing as Ophelia in Hamlet. Hamlet is a production of John Bell and it was being performed by The Bell Shakespeare Company. In the year 2004, she played the role of Nikki Martel in a popular television drama under the name of The Secret Life of us. In the year 2005, she recorded the series of some audio books for Solo Collection of Scholastic Australia. They include Maddy in the Middle, Jack’s Owl, Little Fingers and Spike. Afterwards, she was the voice of Nariko in the year 2007, for a video game named Heavenly Sword.
Afterwards, she appeared at BBC series called Mistresses in the year 2008. Since 2008 until 2013, she was playing as Olivia Dunham, an agent for American Television series under the name of Fringe. She got Australians In Film Breakthrough award of the year 2009.
She got nominated for five times to Saturn Award in the category of Best Television Actress since 2009 until 2013. She won four times. She then played in HBO miniseries called The Pacific where she played as Virginia Grey. She then played as a tyrannical traffic cop for CollegeHumor Original video. She took up again the role she had of Nariko for the film adaptation of the Heavenly Sword.
BuddyTV has listed Anna Torv four times among the 100 Sexiest Women of TV. She got ranked at 16th position in the year 2009, then 27th position in the year 2010 and at 48th in the year 2011 and in 2012, she was on 68th position. In the year 2016, Anna Torv became the cast as a FBI Psychologist Wendy in Madhunter, a drama at Neflix.
Anna Torv got married to her ex husband Mark Valley but they divorced in one year. From her roles in movies and tv shows she made net worth of 275million dollars. People can learn more about her on her imdb and Instagram pages.
Last Modified: Apr 5, 2020