Kelsey Henson is a Canadian social media influencer and the wife of Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson, an Icelandic professional strongman and actor known for playing ‘Gregor “The Mountain” Clegane’ in the HBO series ‘Game of Thrones’ (2014-19).
Kelsey Henson was born on Sunday, March 4, 1990 (age 31 years; as of 2021), in Alberta, Canada.
She did her schooling at Central Elementary School, Lac la Biche. She studied Occupational Health and Safety at the University of Alberta (2012-2014). Kelsey Henson – LinkedIn
Height (approx.): 5′ 2″
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Blonde
Parents & Siblings
Nothing is known about her parents. She has two sisters named James and Lindsey Poulter.
Husband & Children
In 2017, Kelsey and Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson began dating when they met at Earls Kitchen & Bar, where Kelsey was waiting tables. On August 24, 2018, the couple got married but kept their marriage a secret. On October 20, 2018, the couple announced their marriage through an Instagram post.
On September 26, 2020, Kelsey and Hafthor welcomed their son, Stormur Magni Hafbórsson.
She is also stepmother to Theresa Lif, Haftor and his ex-girlfriend Thelma Bjork Steinmann’s daughter.
She worked as a financial services rep II at Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce (CIBC), Alberta, from 2010 to 2012. From 2014 to 2015, she worked as a project administrator, Junior Safety Advisor at Voice Management Ltd., Fort McMurray, Alberta. For the next six months, she worked as a building operator at Guthrie Mechanical Services Ltd. From 2016 to 2017, she was designated as NCSO & HSA at Alberta Construction Safety Association. From October 2012 to 2017, she worked as a waitress at Earls Kitchen + Bar, Fort McMurray, Alberta. From October 2015 to 2017, she worked as a field service administrator at Tervita: Industrial Waste & Environmental Services, Fort McMurray, Alberta. Kelsey, together with her husband, runs a gym called Thor’s Power Gym in Kópavogur, Iceland.
She is also an Instagram influencer known for her fitness-related posts and hosting more than 450 thousand followers. She has another Instagram account, where she posts family, baby, and pregnancy-related things; the page has 35.8 thousand followers. She is sponsored by several brands on Instagram, especially Reign Body Fuel and Cira.
- Film: Star Wars series
- Fictional Character: Princess Leia
- Beverage: Tea
- Fashion Brand: Gucci
- Kelsey has a girl’s face tattoo on the right forearm, Star Wars Princess Leia on the left biceps, a rose between a book and cup and flower pot on the left thigh, and some others on her right bicep.
- She has volunteered herself as a dog walker ‘Fort McMurray SPCA,’ an animal shelter in Fort McMurray, Canada.
- She is a cat lover and owns a pet cat named Loki.
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