Gabriella’s birth name is Gabriella Zanna Vanessa Anstruther-Gough-Calthorpe.
Attended Heathfield School, Ascot, a prestigious all-girls full boarding school.
Paternal granddaughter of the 2nd Baronet Anstruther-Gough-Calthorpe and a descendant of Charles II, King of England, Scotland and Ireland, in turn twice a great-great-great-grandson of Margaret Tudor, sister of Henry VIII, and of Joan the Mad, sister of Catherine of Aragon.
Gabriella smuggled vodka into Heathfield, resulting in suspension and a transfer to prestigious St Swithun’s.
Gabriella studied Fine Art at the City and Guilds of London Art School but dropped out to pursue acting.
Gabriella is engaged to musician Alan Pownall. They are expecting their first child in 2014.
Gabriella gave birth to son Sasha Blue Pownall on February 3rd, 2014.