It was her seriously impressive six pack that ended up landing her parts alongside the likes of Hollywood A-listers, Ben Affleck, Henry Cavill and Gal Gadot.
Her movie career took off so much that the fitness fan decided to take a two year career break to focus on her film work.
She was then pictured being bundled into the prison under a purple cloak, alongside a procession led by a woman on a mobility scooter.
Speaking of her decision to marry the most notorious prisoner in British history, Paula said:"If this was somebody else, I would be watching this thinking, 'She's stark raving mad that woman, what's going on?
However if you want to indulge but not completely overdo it, nutritionist Abigail Montgomery has revealed the very easy swaps that can save you up to 900 calories the next time you visit Mc Donald's, Domino's, Subway, or KFC.
The study commissioned by Protein World reveals that two very similar pizzas or burger and fries meals can vary wildly when it comes to the number of calories they contain.
The large Big Mac meal (left) contains 1,164 calories, but a medium Cheeseburger meal (right) contains 638, which will save you 526 kcal Abigail said it was tough to know what to order from the Mc Donald's menu as a nuritionist but opted for three chicken selects with a small fries and water.
actress attracted nationwide attention earlier this year when she revealed she was in a relationship with Britain's most notorious prisoner.
You just do as you're told really." During her 14 years as a detective chief constable for South Wales police, Hari worked out six days a week to perfect her physique.
Speaking about making the transition to Hollywood, she says: "In my case I sort of already looked as they wanted me to, but we did all get together about five or six weeks before filming to start training as a team.
You're watching and observing people in a completely different way.
"There are long hours and lots of breaks but you have no responsibilities.