Lena Headey (born October 3, 1973) is an English actress known for playing Sarah Connor in Fox's Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, as well as appearing in such films as The Brothers Grimm, The Broken, Possession, Gossip, Onegin, The Remains of the day and 300.
Headey has also appeared in two films with Piper Perabo: The Cave, where they played the only female characters in the film, and Imagine Me & You, where they portrayed love interests.
More recently, Lena was chosen to play Sarah Connor in the upcoming television series The Sarah Connor Chronicles. She also played Queen Gorgo in the 2007 film 300.
She has several tattoos including one on the upper right arm saying "Jason" in Thai (for actor Jason Flemyng). The couple met in the 1994 film The Jungle Book and the date until 2001. Tattoos have since been turned into butterflies, a star within each of your lower arms, a large lotus flower on the upper back and a tribal piece on the lower back.
These were all concealed during the filming of 300. She married Pete Paul on May 19, 2007 and is a close friend of the actress Piper Perabo, her co-star in The Cave and Imagine Me & You.