Hurley, Elizabeth Jane
1965 – She was born on the 10th day of June this year in Basingtoke, Hampshire, England. English beachwaer designer, model, and actress.
1986 – Had a high profile 13-year relationship with actor, Hugh Grant.
1994 – Attended the London première of the film Four Weddings and a Funeral starring her then-companion Hugh Grant.
1995 - Began working with top cosmetics company Estée Lauder as their main spokes model.
1996 - Hurley and Grant had previously joined forces to create Simian Films, a production company, during their relationship. Through this joint venture Hurley produced two films starring Grant in "Extreme Measures" and "Mickey Blue Eyes".
1997 - Was cast as the female lead as Vanessa Kensington in the hit Mike Myers spy comedy "Austin Powers: International Man of Mystery" which gained her further crucial exposure in the film industry.
1999 - Reprized the role of Vanessa in "Austin Powers: The Spy Who Shagged Me".
- Appeared in several more high-profile films, including "EdTV", "Bedazzled" and "Double Whammy".
2000 – He broke up with Hugh Grant but remained cordial.
- Hurley had a romantic relationship with American billionaire, Ted Forstmann.
- Hurley began a relationship with multi-millionaire American film producer, Stephen Bing.
2001 – Revealed that she was pregnant with Bing's child, but the couple had already separated after 18 months together, before the announcement was made.
2002 – The movie “Serving Sara” was her last American film to date.
2004 - She also produced the film “Method” in which she starred.
2005 – Her beachwear line 'Elizabeth Hurley Beach' debuted in select Saks Fifth Avenue stores in the United States, Harrod's in the UK, various other locations worldwide and through her website.
2006 – The company was dissolved as both Hurley and Grant focused on other projects.
2007 – Her contract with Estée Lauder was renewed for the 13th year with a subsequent contract extension.
- Married Indian businessman, Arun Nayar, in a secret service at Sudeley Castle, near Cheltenham, Gloucestershire.
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