Anna Elisabet Eberstein is a businesswoman who co-founded Ace Slippers, a London-based Scandinavian slipper sock company. Before embarking on her own business, Anna did numerous high-profile jobs including a promotions producer role for marketing and sales for ESPN.
But, Anna made headlines after she began dating the former eternal British bachelor Hugh Grant. One of the legendary figures in the entertainment world, Grant who has been involved in a number of high-profile romances throughout the years in the spotlight eventually married Anna at the age of 57. The couple is also the doting parents to three children.
Here are many unknown facts Anna!
Anna Elisabet Eberstein Is a Swedish: Details on Her Parents and Siblings
Eberstein was born on February 15, 1983, in the Scandinavian country of Sweden. She is 39 years old as of now. She is the daughter of Susanne and Hans Eberstein and mostly spent part of her early days in her native country of Sweden along with her brother named Christian Eberstein.
As for her nationality, Anna is Swedish and has a Caucasian ethnicity.
She Is a Well-Read Woman
Eberstein attended Oxford Brookes University to study English literature and political science. She later went on to enroll at Uppsala University, graduating with a Master’s degree in economics in 2003. Furthermore, the famed celebrity spouse studied business at Lincoln Memorial University.
Hugh Grant’s wife Anna Elisabet Eberstein co-founded Ace&Me
Anna along with her cousin, Pia Tamm Hagno co-founded an online retail brand Ace&Me, based in London, England in 2014. She is now a director at the Scandinavian sock company which aims “to bring a more edgy style to the traditional Swedish slipper sock,” according to its website.
Is a former ESPN’s Promotions Producer
Anna, prior to launching her own business spent many years working with ESPN. She joined the network as an on-air promotions coordinator in 2008. She used to organize monthly workload as well as create versions of the promos for many ESPN channels.
After some time, Anna designated as an assistant producer on ESPN’s shoots and spent two and a half years doing the job. In April 2011, she scored the role of a promotions producer for marketing and sales. She also became the chief communicator of the creative department and the marketing and sales department.
Besides, Anna is also a film producer.
Anna Grant Met Her Future Husband Hugh Grant at a Party
According to online reports, the couple has a considerable age gap first met at a party in around 2012. They kept their love life notoriously private until the news of Ann’s pregnancy came out in 2012. The duo welcomed their first child, a son named John on 3rd September 2012, at Queen Charlotte’s and Chelsea Hospital in London.
Coincidentally, around the same time, Hugh Grant also impregnated his former partner Tinglan Hong, a receptionist at a Chinese restaurant in London. She gave their second child, a son Felix Grant, in December 2012. The two had already a daughter, Tabitha Xaoi Xi Hong Grant, born in September 2011.
In April 2012, talking about the baby’s name, the British actor told The Ellen DeGeneres Show,
“In fact, the baby’s name in Chinese means ‘happy surprise.’ It is quite life changing, I recommend it.”
Anna Eberstein and Hugh Grant Separated for a While
Back in 2014, Anna and Hugh split for a while. In an interview with a Swedish newspaper ‘Nöjesbladet,’ the actor told that Anna and their child lived within walking distance of his townhouse in Fulham, West London. He further said of her then-girlfriend,
“We are very good friends and she’s a very good mother.”
Despite their early drama, the couple reunited the following year, welcoming their second child, a daughter on 16th December 2015. They are together ever since.
Their Low-Key Wedding Ceremony: Welcomed third child a few months before their Nuptials
It was a super surprise for every Hugh Grant fan when the actor who has been involved in numerous relationships eventually made marriage moves with Anna Eberstein in 2018. The loving duo tied the knot on 25 May of the year, in an ultra-private London wedding ceremony.
The news of their marriage hit the media in early May when the duo’s wedding banns were spotted at the Kensington and Chelsea Register Office.
A few days after their low-key marriage, the then newly-minted duo stepped out publically for the first time in South of France to attend Monaco’s Formula One Grand Prix.
Furthermore, a couple of months before their wedding in March, they also welcomed their second daughter.
The News of Their Third Child was Announced By Hugh Grant’s former Girlfriend Elizabeth Hurley
The British star Elizabeth Hurley whom Hugh Grant dated the late ’80s and ’90s announced that Grant is now the father of five children. While promoting The Royals, the actress talked about her great friendship with Grant and his fatherhood for the fifth time,
“I’m very lucky that 31 years into our friendship, he’s still my best friend in the world. He’s a really great guy. I see him a lot; I speak to him a lot. You know, he’s now a father of five; he has five kids and he’s a great dad. Yeah, he will remain my best friend for life.”
Anna Elisabet Eberstein Loves to Play Tennis
Eberstein is a former tennis player who used to play at the Queen’s Club in London. Judging by her some Facebook photos, the Swedish TV producer still plays games during her leisure time.
What is Anna Elisabet Eberstein Net Worth?
Anna has a $1 million net worth. She has racked such good fortune from her various endeavors. Besides, talking about her spouse Hugh Grant’s net worth, the actor has an estimated wealth of $150 million. He also considers one of the highest-grossing actors in the film industry grossing a total of about $3 billion worldwide from his movies.
Besides, the actor currently resides in his mansion located in Chelsea, southwest London along with his wife Anna and their three kids. Grant bought the six-bedroom mansion for £ 17.5 million ($20.79 million) in early 2019.