We live in an era where the movies play a much bigger role than just mere entertainment in our lives. This makes the actors and actress playing in the leading movies of today, very important figures. Eline Powell is one such example of a flawless actress.
Eline Powell (Birth Name Eline Pauwels) was born on 12 April 1990 in Leuven, Belgium. She is a Belgian actress who started her career in 2011. She has worked in both film and television, and is known to appear in two episodes of ‘Game of the Game’. To play the role of ‘Rain’ in Thrones and ‘Siren’, a spin-off series of the 2017 film The King Arthur: Legend of the Sword, in which she also played the role of a mermaid. She has also played the role of Ryn since 2018 and has raised this profile in the television industry quite remarkably. Although she is now relatively well known, there are many things that fans do not know about this actress. Here are ten interesting facts about Eline Powell which you probably wasn’t aware of.
Eline Powell’s Debut
Eline Powell’s first acting role was in 2011 for the short film called S for Elsie. In this film, she played the role of Milla. There are some fans who do not realize that he is Powell in this film, as she is credited with using her birth name, Aline Powells. This debut marked the beginning of the long and successful journey of the actress as she later became a well-known name in the industry for her incredible work of acting.
Perfecting Performing Arts
In high school, Aline Powell enrolled in acting lessons and took them very seriously. She then further studied at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts and managed to earn a degree in acting. During this time, she also learned several specialized skills that are potentially useful to her career as an entertainer and an overall artist as well. These included violin playing, singing, and many styles of dance, such as hip hop, flamenco and ballet.
Eline Powell Lived in 3 Countries
Although she was born in Belgium, later she moved to Switzerland at the age of 14. Her family then moved to England, where she spent most of her teenage years. She currently resides in London, England. As she has lived in several countries, she has also managed to learn many languages and add another feather in her cap. She can speak fluent English, French and Flemish. She has said that she can sing ‘Part of Your World’ in Flemish too.
Bjork as inspiration
For Ryn’s role in ‘Cyron’, Eline Powell drew inspiration from several sources for the best possible as an actor. One of those sources of inspiration was the Icelandic singer, Björk. She also stated that it was because the singer is so wonderfully magical and majestic, she thought it was best for her to take inspiration from such a personality. Powell also incorporates traits of both sea and land mammals to play this role which is very difficult to pull off flawlessly.
She has a driving license in Mexico
Despite her being a Belgian-born actress living in England, Powell actually received her real driving license in Mexico. She got it in the year 2018, when the siren pilot was picked up for development in a television series.
Eline Powell is a dog lover
Eline Powell’s favorite animals are dogs, and she herself is the proud owner of a cute Bichon Frize named Dolly. She has often posed with various dogs for social media photos and even posted photos of her kissing cute puppies on social media platforms. She has a sweet corner for nature in general as she supports the environmental awareness thoroughly.
Likes to spend time outside the house and enjoy
The actress gets the most enjoyment and peace when she is spending time outside and enjoys her several favorite activities. She also loves to swim in the ocean so she takes a dip every now and then. Eline Powell enjoys the outdoor yoga sessions too as they help her body and mind to be at peace. On her social media accounts, she has posted pictures of herself walking in the forest and even hugging trees. Eline Powell loves everything about nature and shares a major concern for environmental care.
The Matrix is her one of the favorite films
While there are many films that Eline Powell loves, her all-time favorite movie is ‘The Matrix’ series. It is a 1999 science-fiction film written and directed by the Wachowski Brothers. The film starred Keanu Reeves, Lawrence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss and Hugo Weaving. Eline Powell liked the film so much that she decorated her own bedroom with the matrix film posters when she was in her teens. There are many other cult films which she adored as a teenager. This affection towards cinema and acting helped her to choose the path of becoming an actress and helped her to play her parts perfectly.
Eline Powell’s model is Rene Owen
In an interview, Eline Powell revealed that her new role model is Rena Owen, who also played Siri as one of her co-stars in a film. Owen is a New Zealand actress who is best known for playing the lead role in ‘ Once They Were Warriors’ and in Tan We in of Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones’. In ‘Cyron’, Owen plays the role of Helen which also helped her fame and recognition.
Her remarkable creative streak
Alina Powell has a creative streak and painting is among her many talents which she tried her hand at. The actress has also said that she finds the painting to be very therapeutic for her, so it is something that she would pick up if she ever feels stressed. Her overall creative personality helps her to keep her explore her horizons as an artist.
These were the fun facts about the wonderful actress Eline Powell which only a few of us are aware of. Now you know your favorite actress up close and personal.