Who is Lola Glaudini?
Lola Glaudini is an American actress who is possibly still best known to the world as Elle Greenway in the TV series “Criminal Minds” (2005-2006), and more recently as Polly Hinton in the TV series “Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D” (2016-2018), among numerous other roles that she’s secured in her long and rich career.
Lola Glaudini Bio: Age, Early Life, Parents, and Education
Lola Luna Glaudini was born on 24 November 1971 under the Sagittarius zodiac sign, in Manhattan, New York City USA, to Robert Glaudini, an Italian-American playwright, and Nina Diane Rose, a Jewish writer and college instructor.
After high school, Lola enrolled at Bard College, and while there starred in the drama “Demonology” performed at the Mark Taper Forum, and won a Drama-Logue Award as Best Actress.
Lola’s professional career started in 1996, with the role of Anna in the drama film “Without a Map”, starring Philip Tanzini, Robin McKee, and Rachel Bailit. Next, she started appearing in the crime procedural drama series “NYPD”, and between 1996 and 1999 portrayed several characters, including Dolores Mayo as the recurring role for seasons five and six.
She started the new millennium with a role in the drama film “Groove”, starring Chris Ferreira, Mackenzie Firgens, and Elisabeth Sun, and also had a minor role in the romantic comedy-drama film “Down to You”, with Freddie Prinze Jr. and Julia Stiles in the lead roles. She was Rada in the biopic about George Jung, entitled “Blow” (2001), with Johnny Depp and Penelope Cruz as the main stars in the film, and the same year Lola was selected for the role of Agent Deborah Cicceron in the highly-acclaimed TV crime-drama series “The Sopranos”, starring James Gandolfini, Lorraine Bracco and Edie Falco, appearing in seven episodes of the 21 time Primetime Emmy Award-winning series, but it was enough to earn her recognition as an actress, and the lead role in the 2003 action-thriller film “Consequence”, next to Armand Assante.
Rise to Prominence
Later in 2003, Lola secured another prominent role, this time as Heather in the TV thriller crime-drama series “The Handler”, while in 2005, Lola started portraying Elle Greenway in the TV crime procedural drama series “Criminal Minds”, remaining in the show for the first two seasons and 28 episodes before she left the series.
In 2006, she appeared in the sports drama film “Invincible”, starring Mark Wahlberg, Greg Kinnear, and Elizabeth Bank, while in 2007 she co-starred in the horror-comedy film “Drive Thru.
Lola then struggled for a few years before she was cast as Kat Damatto in the short-lived mystery thriller drama series “Persons Unknown” in 2010, with Jason Wiles, Daisy Betts and Chadwick Boseman in the lead roles. In 2011 she guest-starred in the TV series “Blue Bloods”, and starred in the television action crime-thriller film “Certain Prey”, alongside Mark Harmon – the film was based on the book by John Sandford, and became quite popular.
In the next couple of years, Lola guest-starred in several TV series, including “Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” (2012), “White Collar”, and “Person of Interest”, all in 2012, and “Castle” in 2014, while she also portrayed Susan Luke in two episodes of the TV mystery drama series “Revenge”.
In 2014 she appeared in the television romantic comedy film “A Christmas Kiss II”, which starred Elisabeth Harnois, Adam Mayfield, and Jonathan Bennett, while from 2015 to 2016 she played Captain Shaddid in the sci-fi mystery drama series “The Expanse”, sharing the screen with Wes Chatham, Dominique Tipper, and Steven Strait. Next, Lola was chosen for the role of Polly Hinton in the TV action-adventure series “Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.”, appearing in seven episodes from 2016 to 2018, while in between those appearances, she portrayed Lenny in the comedy-drama film “A Happening of Monumental Proportions”, starring Keanu Reeves, Jennifer Garner, and Bradley Whitford.
Furthermore, from 2018 to 2019 Lola portrayed Anita Novak in the TV series “Ray Donovan”, and in 2019 had a minor role in the TV series “Lethal Weapon”, based on the film franchise of the same name, and starring Damon Wayans, Keesha Sharp, and Kevin Rahm. Most recently, Lola appeared in the comedy-drama film “She’s in Portland”.
Personal Life, Marriage, Husband, Children
When it comes to her personal life, Lola is a married woman – her husband is Stuart England, a jewelry designer. Lola and Stuart started dating in 2003 and the two have been married since 2005, since when the couple has welcomed two sons, Valentino and Montaigne England. The family resides in Los Angeles, California USA.
As of mid- 2021, Lola Glaudini’s net worth has been estimated to be around $4 million, earned through her successful career as an actress, during which she has appeared in more than 55 film and TV titles.
Appearance and Vital Statistics
This prominent actress has dark brown hair and dark brown eyes. She stands at a height of 5ft 8ins (1.73m), while she weighs approximately 128lbs (58kgs). Her vital statistics are 36-25-35 and her bra size is 34B, while she wears a dress size 4.
Hobbies, Interests, and Trivia
Although Lola doesn’t have a personal trainer, she is pretty active in the gym and loves weightlifting, keeping her body toned.
In June 2006, Lola graced the cover of the magazine Vogue, and has also appeared in commercials for such brands as Verizon, Home Depot, and Vitamix, among others.
Lola loves to cook and is always exploring new recipes. Her other love is books and she often finds herself immersed in her favorite books for hours.
She spends a lot of time with her children, often taking them on road and hiking trips into nature.
Whenever she has free time, Lola also spends it on the beach.
She is an avid animal lover and has a pet dog named Joanle.
She has used her popularity to promote and address social movements, including equal rights, and the importance of the Covid-19 vaccination.