Sexiest Pictures Of Anna Torv. Anna Torv is an Australian actress, best known for the American sci-fi series, Fringe. She played the role of Olivia Dunham, an FBI agent in the series. Torv was born on June 7, 1979, in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Her parents are Susan (née Carmichael) and Hans Arvid Torv.
Torv’s father is of Scottish descent as he was born in Stirling, Scotland. Her paternal grandfather, however, was of Estonian descent. Torv does not share a very amicable relationship with her father. Her mother is also Scottish in origin. Torv has a younger brother named Dylan.
She also shares a tie with the writer Anna Murdoch Mann, who is her paternal aunt. Mann is married to the media mogul Rupert Murdoch. Torv attended Benowa State High School until 1996 and then attended Australia’s National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA), from where she earned a degree in Performing Arts in 2001.
Torv portrayed the role of Ophelia in the production of Hamlet by Bell Shakespeare Company. A couple of years later, in 2005, she recorded several audiobooks for Scholastic Australia’s Solo Collection. The titles include Little Fingers, Jack’s Owl, Spike, and Maddy in The Middle. Later, she also voiced Nariko in the video game Heavenly Sword in 2007.
Torv has appeared on various TV shows like BBC Mistresses, Fringe as Agent Olivia Dunham, HBO The Pacific as Virginia Grey, and the movie adaptation of Heavenly Sword as Nariko. She has been nominated for several prestigious awards, such as the Australians in Film Breakthrough Award and the Saturn Award for Best Television Actress.
Torv has also been named as one of TV’s 100 Sexiest Women by BuddyTV for four consecutive times. She ranked #16 in 2009, #27 in 2010, #48 in 2011 and #68 in 2012. In recent years, the actress has been cast in the Netflix drama Mindhunter as Wendy Carr, an FBI consultant. Torv tied the knot with her Fringe co-star, Mark Valley, in 2008. However, the pair got divorced in 2009.
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