Hera Hilmar Height, Weight, Age, Bio, Boyfriend, Net Worth, Facts

Hera Hilmar

Hera Hilmar is an Icelandic actress who created a name for herself in the creative industry with her role as Vanessa in the television series Da Vinci’s Demons. She portrayed Eik in the Icelandic film Life in a Fishbowl and went on to play Hester Shaw in the 2018 post-apocalyptic adventure film Mortal Engines. She received an Edda nomination in 2007 for her role in The Quiet Storm. Her other notable acting credits include The Quiet Storm, The Oath, The Ashram, Driving Mum, and See.

Hera Hilmar Biography

Hera Hilmar was born on the 27th of December 1988, in Iceland. She is currently 35 years old.

Birth NameHera Hilmarsdóttir
NicknameHera Hilmar
Date of BirthDecember 27, 1988
Place of BirthIceland
Age35 years old
Sun SignCapricorn
NationalityIcelandic, Spanish
EthnicityEnglish, Spanish

Family and Education

Hera Hilmar is the daughter of actress Thorey Sigthorsdottir (Þórey Sigþórsdóttir) and film director, Hilmar Oddsson. She is the only child of her parents and belongs to Icelandic ethnicity.

Hera was accepted into the iconic London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art from where she graduated with a BA (Hons) in Professional Acting. There she was a Richard Carne Trust scholar and William and Katherine Longman Charitable Trust scholar.

Hera Hilmar Love Life

Though we are not sure about her current relationship status, her Instagram feed shows that she has a boyfriend. However, she prefers not to reveal the identity of her boyfriend.

Physical Statistics

HeightFeet – 5 feet 7 inches
Centimeters – 170 cm
Meters – 1.7 m
WeightKilograms – 55 kg
Pounds – 121 lbs
Body BuildSlim
Body Measurements33-26-34
Eye ColorBlue
Hair ColorGinger Blonde
Shoe Size8 (US)
Dress Size4-6 (US)

Professional Statistics

Film Debut

Hera Hilmar made her on-screen debut with the Icelandic biographical drama movie, Tears of Stone, in 1995.

Television Debut

Hilmar debuted on television in the crime drama TV series, Svartir Englar, in 2008.

Significant Works

She gained immense popularity with her starring roles as Vanessa in the fantasy drama TV series, Da Vinci’s Demons (2013-2015) and as Eik in the Icelandic drama movie, Life in a Fishbowl.

Brand Endorsements

Hilmar has endorsed brands such as Chloe, Valentino, Louboutin, Beladora Jewelry, Jimmy Choo, Moira Fine Jewellery, Oscar de la Renta, and many more.

Favorite Things

  • Singer – Björk

Hera Hilmar Net Worth

Her net worth is estimated to be around $500 thousand. She splits her time between Los Angeles, London, and the Icelandic capital Reykjavik.

Fewer Known Facts About Hera Hilmar

She earned an Edda nomination for her role in the 2007 film The Quiet Storm.

She can speak with a fluent British accent, thanks to the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art.

Hera began acting at a very young age in her father’s films.

In 2015, she was named as one of the European films’ Shooting Stars by European Film Promotion.

She was discovered by director Guðný Halldórsdóttir while she was performing a play in high school and offered her the leading role in the feature film, The Quiet Storm in 2007.

In 2018, she was cast in the leading role in the fantasy movie, Mortal Engines, which is based on the best-selling book of the same name.

She starred as Maghra Kane in the science fiction drama series See (2019-2022) alongside the likes of Jason Momoa, Sylvia Hoeks, and Christian Camargo.