Elaine Pownall is a recurring character in Freeform's series, Siren. She is portrayed by Sarah-Jane Redmond.

Elaine is the mother of Ben and Doug Pownall, and the wife of Ted Pownall.

Early Life Edit


Physical Appearance Edit

Tan skin tone, with gray eyes, and shoulder-length hair that is a dark brown.

Personality Edit

Elaine is polite, social, and a very involved woman, whether it be supporting her husband’s politics, her family, etc. Elaine can also be quite overbearing, especially toward her son’s girlfriend. She also likes to find out information from others, even if she makes the other party uncomfortable, whether intentionally or not.

Throughout the Series Edit

Season 1 Edit


Quotes Edit

Called me a bitch on wheels.
— Elaine to her youngest son Ben about her husband
That's just my boy. He's always trying to save some sad thing.
— Elaine to Dr. Abbott about Ben

Appearances Edit

Season 1
Episode Appearance Status
Pilot Appears
The Lure Absent
Interview With a Mermaid Appears
On the Road Absent
Curse of the Starving Glass Appears
Showdown Appears
Dead in the Water Absent
Being Human Appears
Street Fight Absent
Aftermath Appears

Trivia Edit

  • How Elaine became disabled is yet to be explained.
  • Elaine was very interested in Aldon Decker’s stem cell research, which would possibly help her to walk again.

Gallery Edit

References Edit