Hannah New

United Kingdom

Hannah New Bio

Who is Hannah New

Hannah New is an English model and actress best known for her role on the TV show Black Sails in which she plays Eleanor Guthrie, the owner of a saloon in Nassau and for her role as Rosalinda Fox in El tiempo entre costuras.

Early Life (Childhood)

New was born in Balham, London, and is the youngest of three sisters. At the age of four, she attended a ballet school. She later joined the National Youth Theatre. She studied English and Spanish at the University of Leeds. New further studied the language and the Meisner technique in Spain. She studied at the Central School of Speech and Drama, London and obtained a Masters in Acting with Honors in 2011.

Interesting Facts

New’s career was launched by American talent manager Stacey Castro, who discovered her in Barcelona, Spain in 2009. She can speak fluent Spanish. New played Queen Leila, Princess Aurora's mother, in the Disney film Maleficent.

Personal Life

Talking about personal life there is no information about her affairs, boyfriends and marriage. She has travel over twenty countries following her interest in culture including 3 months of staying at Bolivia’s children home.


New is not able to win any award till date. But her remarkable characters may be viewed in films like ReVersion, Super Mario, Fuga de cerebros2, Shelter and Maleficent.