Rachel Weisz, who voiced Saphira in the Eragon movie, was born in London, England, and grew up in Hampstead. Her father, George Weisz, was a Hungarian inventor. Her family fled to England to escape Nazi persecution. Her mother, Edith, is Austrian. Rachel went to school at North London Collegiate School, from which she was expelled. She then went to Benenden School and then ST Paul's Girls School. She has acted in films such as The Mummy and The Mummy Returns.