Anna Strout earned credits in the film industry as the music coordinator for the fire and ice: the winter war of inland and Russia documentary movie.
In the course of her work in production, she met her husband, Jesse Eisenberg in 2002. The two dated for more than a decade before they split and still got back before tying the knot in 2017.
Aside from her established career in Hollywood, she is equally a businesswoman and a philanthropist. Anna Strout runs a non-profit organization that aids children’s literacy skills development.
Here Are 10 Interest Facts about Anna Strout
1. Anna Strout Was Born in Boston
The actor’s wife was the only child of her parents, Toby Susan Strout and Bob Arnove on December 30, 1983, in Boston. Her father was a writer while her mother was the executive director of the domestic violence shelter middle way House in Bloomington. She also used to work as a social worker when Anna was 11 years.
The former production assistant grew up helping her mother work with abused and mistreated people. It is unclear if Anna attended any college after she completed high school.
2. She Lost Her Mother in 2017
Unfortunately, Strout lost her mother on February 27, 2017, at University Health Bloomington hospital at the of 71. A street in Washington is reportedly named after Anna’s mother in honor of her contribution to women’s empowerment and fight against domestic violence.
Jesse’s husband has reportedly worked with her mother in the past. He helped raise enough money to pay off the shelter’s mortgage. Also, the couple reportedly volunteered for four months at Anna’s mother’s domestic violence shelter.
3. Anna Works Behind the Camera
Based on reports from her IMDB profile, Strout has done quite a couple of stints in the entertainment industry. She is known as a crew member in movies and documentaries such as Michael Douglas’s drama Don’t Say a Word, The Emperor’s Club, and the talent coordinator for the documentary, Fire, and Ice: The Winter War of Finland and Russia.
Also, she has garnered experience working as an assistant business manager for the production of the movie Digital Man.
4. The Mother of One Met Jesse Eisenberg on the Set of Emperor’s Club
While she was busy building her career, she met her future husband who was just 19 years then on the sets of the drama The Emperor’s Club in 2002. The two became friends and started having feelings for each other shortly after they met.
5. She and the Actor Took a Three Years Break in Their Relationship
In 2012, after being together for like 10 years, the lovers called off their relationship but after three years in December 2015, they rekindled their love once again. However, within the time they two were separated, the actor, Jesse dated his fellow actress Mia Wasikowska from 2013 to 2015. Their relationship was confirmed when they were seen kissing and holding hands at Los Angeles International Airport in November 2014.
6. Anna Strout Welcomed Her First Son in 2017
After the couple got back in 2015, they were first spotted together at a basketball match holding hands and being all lovey-dovey. In October 2016, E! News revealed that lovebirds were already expecting a child.
The couple then welcomed their son, Banner in April 2017. That same year, it was reported that the couple decided to take their relationship to another level and took the wedding vows, but the exact date for the wedding still remains a mystery.
7. Her Husband Suffered an Anxiety Problem While Growing Up
Born in East Brunswick, Jesse, 40, reportedly suffered an anxiety problem that made him drop out of school because he could not fit in. The Social Network star revealed in an interview that becoming a father helped him a lot to deal with the disorder.
8. Anna Strout’s Husband Started His Acting Career at the Age of 7
At the tender age of 7, Jesse Eisenberg had his first role ever in a theater production of Oliver where he played the role of Oliver Twist. Shortly afterward, he got another role in the play Summer and Stroke, a play by Tennessee Williams.
He later began to appear in TV shows and movies after he debuted in Get Real. The actor is well known for his roles in Batman vs Superman: Dawn of Justice and The Social Network.
His acting skills have earned him nominations for the Academy Award for Best Actor, Golden Globe, and BAFTA awards.
9. Anna Strout Is the Only Girl Her Husband Has Ever Been With
The Now You See Me actor revealed during an interview with Seventeen that he has had only one girlfriend his whole life. He revealed this when he was asked for relationship advice. He also added that he has never been on a date with anybody else which is contrary to reports about him dating Mia in the past.
10. What Is Her Net Worth?
At the moment, there is nothing concrete about Anna Strout’s salary and earnings but since she is into business, it is believed that the actor’s wife does not have an empty purse.
Meanwhile, her husband’s net worth has been speculated to be around $12 million. He has amassed such wealth through his career as an actor. Also, the actor seems to be saving all his money for his offspring since he revealed he barely spends any money and does not even buy clothes.