Natasha Henstridge is a Canadian actress and model best known for her leading role in the science fiction thriller film series ‘Species’. Born and raised in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada, Natasha started modelling at the age of 14 when she was selected as the first runner up in the Casablanca Modelling Agency’s contest. After a successful modelling career, Natasha made her acting debut in the 1995 film ‘Species’, playing the leading role as Sil. She became an immediate Hollywood major celebrity following the success of the film.
Apart from appearing in the second and third instalment of the ‘Species’ series, Natasha appeared in many other pivotal roles in films such as ‘Maximum Risk’, ‘Bela Donna’, ‘Dog Park’ and ‘Bounce’. However, her film career did not receive as much success as promised in the beginning.
Natasha Henstridge also remained active in television with key roles in series’ such as ‘She Spies’, ‘Commander in Chief’, ‘Eli Stone’, ‘Time Jumper’ and ‘The Secret Circle’.