To fans of the acclaimed movie Planet of the Apes, famed Canadian actress Estella Warren is no stranger at all.
Estella also happens to be a former swimmer with three championships for the Canadian national swimming team, as well as a bronze medalist. In addition to that, she is an international fashionista who has appeared on the covers of several magazines and campaigns.
We take a look at the blonde bombshell’s early life, career achievements and every other thing you need to know about her.
Estella Warren Bio, Age
Canadian actress Estella Warren was born on the 23rd of December, 1978, in Peterborough, Ontario, Canada and has the middle name Dawn given to her at birth. Her father Don Warren worked as a car dealer, while her mother, Esther Warren, was a primary school headteacher. Estella grew up as the youngest amongst her three sisters.
Moving to her education, no information was found about her early education but it is known that Estella is a proud alumna of the great Silverthorn Collegiate Institute.
Estella’s initial step towards building a career was as a professional swimmer as it has been an inborn ability she had right from her childhood days. When her family relocated to Toronto, this gave her the opportunity to actualize her interest, hence, she started training with the National Synchronized Swimming Team. While with the team, she became the senior national champion and had the opportunity to advance to the Summer Olympics. As her skills improved, Estella Warren was able to land 3 Canadian national championship titles and was involved in the 1995 Junior World Championships, where she won a Bronze Medal. However, she kept her swimming activities on hold and ventured into fashion and modeling after she was introduced to the industry by Rhonda Broadbelt Fonte, founder of Broadbelt & Fonte Models.
As a model, the gorgeous Estella has been featured on the covers of Vogue, Vanity Fair, Elle, Cosmopolitan and has appeared on the television commercials for the Channel No.5 Perfume twice. Moreover, she also featured in the Campaigns for UGG Australia, De Beers, Andrew Marc, Volvo, Cacharel, Nine West, Cartier, and Perry Ellis. As her face became popular, Estella Warren landed a deal to do a television advert for Samsung, a modelling contract as a Victoria’s Secret Angel and even appeared as a host for Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue. More importantly, she made an appearance in the 3D Magazine that was released in 2003 where she was named World Most Beautiful.
Aside from being a model, Estella Warren is also a talented actress who has starred in movies like Planet of the Apes, Driven, The Cooler, Kangaroo Jack, Pursued, Taphephobia, I Accuse, Decommissioned, Beauty and the Beast, Dangerous Intuition, Just Within Reach and so many others. Additionally, she has appeared in a couple of episodes for television series like That 70s Show, Law and Order, Ghost Whisper, Mental, Feel the Dead and Age of the Living.
The talented Estella Warren is said to have a net worth rated at $1 million. This is known to have been accumulated from her swimming, modelling, and current career as an actress which is expected to bring in more digits to her net worth.
Is Estella Warren Married or Single?
There have been misconceptions surrounding the Canadian actress’ relationship status. Nevertheless, the fact remains that she is currently not married, although she has been in several relationships in the past. Her first relationship was with Paul Thomas Anderson, an American director, and producer. Estella Warren and Paul even got engaged in 2000 but their love story did not last long as they separated the following year. After that, she entered into another relationship with an American screen personality, Josh Hartnett which, like the first, crashed midway and in the same year, she started dating Kevin Ian Pardue, an American model cum actor but the relationship lasted for a few months.
In the quest to find her prince charming, Estella got romantically involved with actor Jerry O’Connell, Director Peter Berg, Michel Burn, and actor Bruce Willis but none of these relationships worked out. In the meantime, she is presently single and more focused on building a successful career.
In 2011, Estella Warren was arrested in Los Angeles for driving under the influence of alcohol which resulted in hitting three parked cars. She fled the scene after the incident but was later found by the police. In the process of her arrest she kicked one of the police officers and allegedly refused to be handcuffed and on reaching the station, she attempted to escape but was caught. Estella Warren was later charged for all her misconducts and was demanded to pay $100,000 as bail fee.
To resolve the issue peacefully, the actress accepted her DUI charge and subsequently, 3 charges where nullified.
Furthermore, she was placed on a rehabilitation facility for four months.
Where Is Estella Warren Now?
If you have been curious about the whereabouts of the Planet of the Apes actress, sources have it that she resides in Los Angeles, California. As at last year, she was seen in the film Just Within Reach as Grace and was featured in two sitcoms titled Feel the Dead in which she played Skyler and the Age of the Living Dead as Michelle. She has not been seen in any film recently but sources have it that Estella is still in the film business and we expect to see her on the big screen any moment from now.
The pretty Canadian model and actress stands at a height of 5 feet 9 inches and her body weighs 59kg. Estella’s bust size is recorded as 34 inches and she has a waist size of 24 inches with a 34 inches hip. More so, she comes with blonde hair and captivating blue eyes.