Natalie Jane Imbruglia (pronounced eem-broo-lee-ah) (born February 4, 1975) is an Australian singer, songwriter, model and actress. Like Jason Donovan and Kylie Minogue, she also played a role in the soap Neighbours before venturing into a singing career. She is known in most parts of the world for her smash-hit, "Torn". She is married to Daniel Johns of Silverchair fame. To date she has sold more than 7.5 million albums around the world.
== Biography =
Born as second of the four daughters to an Italian father and an Australian mother, Imbruglia grew up on the Central Coast, north of Sydney. Imbruglia studied ballet as a child, hoping to make a career out of it. Later, she started auditioning for Australian TV commercials and appeared in spots for Coke and the popular Australian snack Twisties. By age 16, she left high school to start a career in acting. Eventually, she obtained the chance to play a regular role on the Australian soap opera, Neighbours, which launched the careers of many other successful Australian female artists such as Kylie Minogue and Holly Valance. However, by the end of her second year, she left the show to move t...
|Born||February 4, 1975|
|Origin||Central Coast, New South Wales|
|Notable albums||Left Of The Middle|
|Notable songs||Torn, Wrong Impression, Shiver|