Michelle Jenner

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Michelle Jenner
Michelle Jenner (2007).jpg
Michelle Jenner in 2007
Born Michelle Jenner Husson
(1986-09-14) September 14, 1986 (age 30)
Barcelona, Spain
Occupation Actress and voice actress
Years active 2000–present

Michelle Jenner Husson (born September 14, 1986) is a Spanish cinema and television actress.[1] She has starred in several films.


Born in Barcelona (Spain), her father Miguel Ángel Jenner (Madrid, 1952), is a Spanish actor of English descent, and her mother, Martine Husson, is a French actress and music hall dancer.[1] She studied theater, singing and dance at the Company & Company school, and studied acting at the Nancy Tuñon acting school.[2]


Acting career[edit]

She started working in television commercials when she was two years old, her first work in television was in the 2000 television series El cor de la cuitat, in which she played Alícia.[1] Michelle Jenner played Natalia in the 2004 film Nubes de verano, directed by Felipe Vega.[2] She worked as Sara Miranda in the comedy television series Los hombres de Paco from 2005 to 2010, a role that made her famous.[3] The actress also appeared in the 2009 films Íntimos y extraños, directed by Rubén Alonso, and in the comedy Spanish Movie, directed by Javier Ruiz Caldeira.[2] She starred in two films in 2011, the first being Don't Be Afraid, directed by Montxo Armendaríz, in which she played Silvia, a character who, as a child, was abused by her father.[3] The actress talked to victims of child abuse to study her role.[3] Michelle Jenner also starred in the same year in the science fiction comedy film Extraterrestrial, directed by Nacho Vigalondo, in which she plays Julia, a girl who gets involved in a love quadrangle during an alien invasion in Madrid.[4] She plays the lead role, Queen Isabella I of Castille in the 2012 Televisión Española historical drama television series Isabel.[5]

Voice acting career[edit]

Michelle Jenner started her voice acting career when she was six years old.[2] Among her works are included Hermione Granger in the first four Harry Potter films in Spanish and Giosué in the Italian film Life is Beautiful.[2] She also dubbed the main character of the PlayStation 3 video game Heavy Rain.[1] She will voice Beatrice in the Spanish dub of Over the Garden Wall.


Television series[edit]

Year Series Role Network
2000-2001 El cor de la ciutat Alícia TV3
2005-2010 Los hombres de Paco Sara Miranda Antena 3
2010 Todas las mujeres Ona TNT
2012 Isabel Isabella I of Castille Televisión Española
2014 Cuéntame un cuento Miranda Antena 3
2015 El Ministerio del Tiempo Isabella I of Castille Televisión Española

Television films[edit]

Year Film Role Network
2003 Més enllá de les Estrelles Carmeta TV3
2010 Inocentes Sonia Telecinco
2010 La princesa de Éboli Ana de Austria Antena 3

Television shows[edit]

Year Show Network
2003 El analista Catódico LaSexta
2006-2007 Bichos & cía LaSexta


Year Film Role
2001 Faust: la venganza está en la sangre Jade
2004 Nubes de verano Natalia
2009 Íntimos y extraños María
2009 Spanish Movie Fairy
2010 Spanish circuit Eva
2011 Don't Be Afraid Silvia
2011 Extraterrestrial Julia
2013 Todas las mujeres Ona
2016 La corona partida Isabella I of Castille
2016 Tenemos que hablar Nuria
2016 Julieta Beatriz
2016 Nuestros amantes Irene

Short films[edit]

Year Film
2007 Tight
2007 Cinco contra uno
2009 Mala conciencia
2014 Biodiversidad

Video Games[edit]

Year Game Role Publisher
2017 Horizon: Zero Dawn Aloy Sony Interactive Entertainment


  1. ^ a b c d "Todo sobre Michelle Jenner" (in Spanish). Magazine WOW. May 8, 2009. Retrieved October 22, 2011. 
  2. ^ a b c d e "Michelle Jenner, del doblaje a la gran pantalla" (in Spanish). RTVE. April 25, 2011. Retrieved October 22, 2011. 
  3. ^ a b c Mafalda González-Alegre (April 25, 2011). "Michelle Jenner:"Ya casi no me llaman Sara"" (in Spanish). Antena 3. Retrieved October 22, 2011. 
  4. ^ "'Extraterrestre', la nueva comedia marciana de Nacho Vigalondo" (in Spanish). Antena 3. May 16, 2011. Retrieved October 22, 2011. 
  5. ^ "Comienza el rodaje de 'Isabel', ficción histórica de máxima calidad para las noches de La 1 de TVE" (in Spanish). RTVE. August 1, 2011. Retrieved November 11, 2011. 

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