Kelsey McNamee is the actress girlfriend of 26-year-old actor, Alden Ehrenreich, who just landed perhaps the biggest role in his career. Reports say Kelsey’s guy will play Han Solo in Disney’s stand-alone Star Wars movie!
The New York Post’s Page Six revealed Thursday that the actor will play a young Han Solo in a spinoff, due out May 25, 2018.
Now, it’s a must to learn everything about Alden, starting with his pretty girlfriend. The couple celebrated his 26th birthday last November with a close group of friends. According to hubmesh, it was then that, Alden introduced Kelsey McNamee as his new gal.
Kelsey and Alden have history together and have always been supportive of each other in the past. Though they’ve always said they are just friends, sources claim they have been dating for a few months now. They have, at times, attended several prominent events together and have even been spotted at several ceremonies side by side.
Before he took a keen interest on Kelsey, Alden was dating his college sweetheart Zoe Worth, with whom he had a very understanding relationship.
Alden is one of the most successful actors in his age category. He has already been cast by some of the film industry’s biggest names “Woody Allen”,” Francis Ford Coppola “, “Stephen Spielberg”, “Joel and Ethan Cohen”.
Born in Los Angeles, Alden Ehrenreich showed interest in acting from a young age, when he imitated Sebastian the Crab from the animated movie The Little Mermaid. Growing up in Pacific Palisades, he studied acting at Crossroads School Theater and obtained his gift of imagination and powerful storytelling from his interior designer mother. At a young age, he began making short films, a talent that aided in his discovery.
One of his shorts, a comedy that featured him at age 14 breaking into a friend’s house, trying on her clothes and eating dirt, was screened at a friend’s bat mitzvah. One of the guests was Steven Spielberg, the meeting with Spielberg led to acting roles on television shows.
His first professional acting appearance was at the age of 15 on the TV series Supernatural, followed by a guest shot on CSI: Crime Scene Investigation. By the age of 19, he’d appeared in Francis Ford Coppola’s drama Tetro. In 2009, he founded the theatre and film company, The Collectin, with Zoe Worth.
He next appeared in Coppola’s 2011 thriller Twixt (2011), starring opposite Val Kilmer and Elle Fanning. During that time he also studied acting at New York University, majoring in theater.
Alden’s breakout role came when he was cast as the romantic lead in the Warner Bros. release Beautiful Creatures, based on the best-selling fantasy novels for teens. Since then, he’s completed a role in Woody Allen’s Blue Jasmine (2013) and the horror-mystery Stoker, which debuted at the Sundance Film Festival and stars Nicole Kidman and Mia Wasikowska. More recently, he starred in Hail, Caesar!
Getting back to pretty Kelsey McNamee, she is originally from Minneapolis, Minnesota and currently lives in Los Angeles. She has worked at Improv-LA and according to her IMDb, she is known for her work in Water for Elephants (2011), Mae & Ash (2012) and Playing It Cool (2014).
You can find the lovely red head on Facebook here.