Top 100 Scandinavian Actresses

by minalex | created - 19 Apr 2017 | updated - 6 days ago | Public

The best actresses from Sweden (52), Denmark (33), Norway (9), Finland (3) and Iceland (2).

1. Tora Teje

Actress | Damen med kameliorna

Tora Teje was born on January 17, 1893 in Stockholm, Sweden as Tora Johansson. She was an actress, known for Lady of the Camellias (1925), Secret of the Monastery (1920) and The Nurtull Gang (1923). She was married to Herman Sylwander. She died on April 30, 1970.

2. Aud Egede-Nissen

Actress | Dr. Mabuse, der Spieler

Aud Egede-Nissen was born on May 30, 1893 in Bergen, Norway. She was an actress and producer, known for Dr. Mabuse the Gambler (1922), Das Phantom der Oper (1916) and Deception (1920). She was married to Paul Richter and Georg Alexander. She died on November 6, 1974 in Oslo, Norway.

3. Asta Nielsen

Actress | Hamlet

Danish leading woman of German films who became one of the greatest stars of the silent era. A native of the Copenhagen suburb of Vesterbro, Nielsen was the daughter of a coppersmith and a washerwoman, both of whom died before Nielsen was fifteen. Her stage debut came as a child in the chorus of ...

4. Greta Garbo

Actress | Ninotchka

Greta Garbo was born Greta Lovisa Gustafsson on September 18, 1905, in Stockholm, Sweden, to Anna Lovisa (Johansdotter), who worked at a jam factory, and Karl Alfred Gustafsson, a laborer. She was fourteen when her father died, which left the family destitute. Greta was forced to leave school and ...

5. Winna Winifried

Actress | Les mutinés de l'Elseneur

Winna Winifried was born in 1914 in Copenhagen, Denmark. She is an actress, known for Les mutinés de l'Elseneur (1936), Night at the Crossroads (1932) and Tovaritch (1935).

6. Ingrid Bergman

Actress | Notorious

Ingrid Bergman was one of the greatest actresses from Hollywood's lamented Golden Era. Her natural and unpretentious beauty and her immense acting talent made her one of the most celebrated figures in the history of American cinema. Bergman is also one of the most Oscar-awarded actresses, tied with ...

7. Lisbeth Movin

Actress | Støt står den danske sømand

Lisbeth Movin was born on August 25, 1917 in Odense, Denmark. She was an actress and director, known for The Viking Watch of the Danish Seaman (1948), Det gælder os alle (1949) and Min kone fra Paris (1961). She was married to Lau Lauritzen. She died on November 7, 2011 in Hillerød, ...

8. Kirsten Andreasen

Actress | Mulden drager

Kirsten Andreasen was born on September 11, 1898 in Copenhagen, Denmark. She was an actress, known for Mulden drager (1942), Nye slægter (1944) and Ditte, Child of Man (1946). She died on July 13, 1983.

9. Mai Zetterling

Actress | The Witches

Mai Zetterling was born in Sweden in 1925, and lived briefly in Australia while still a child. She's known as a director and actor and trained on the Stockholm repertory stage, she began appearing in war-era films starting in her teens. Following her debut in Lasse Maja (1941), she made quite an ...

10. Eva Henning

Actress | Elvira Madigan

Eva was born in New York, USA, with a Norwegian father and a Swedish mother, Ragni. They divorced when Eva was 6 years old and Ragni remarried the actor Uno Henning.

Eva was accepted to the Royal Dramatic Theater's acting school in 1938. She had some minor roles both on the stage and in a few movies...

11. Ami Aaröe

Actress | Le silence de la mer

Ami Aaröe was born on May 20, 1925 in Stockholm, Sweden as Anne-Marie Aaröe. She is an actress, known for Le Silence de la Mer (1949), ...och efter skymning kommer mörker (1947) and Love, Sunshine and Songs (1948).

12. Birgit Tengroth

Actress | Ebberöds bank

She debuted in Sven Jerring's radio show 'Barnens Brevlaada' together with her friend Sickan Carlsson at the age of 10. She studied at Royal Opera's ballet school 1926-31. Her first work for the movies was a small part in Mordbrännerskan (1926). She got a contract with Svensk Filmindustri (SF)...

13. Maj-Britt Nilsson

Actress | Sommarlek

Rare indeed to spot a dark-haired Swede on film but the delicately beautiful Maj-Britt Nilsson was certainly one of them, along with Harriet Andersson, who went on to captivate film audiences in the bleak films of Ingmar Bergman.

Born in Stockholm on December 11, 1924, the lovely Nilsson was ...

14. Anita Björk

Actress | Fröken Julie

Anita Björk is able to use simple means to give depth and character to a role. She has a way of expressing any emotion just by raising an eyebrow or twitching her lips. This was something she used to a large extent in her best movie, Alf Sjöberg's Miss Julie (1951) where she played the young lady ...

15. Lissi Alandh

Actress | Ratataa eller The Staffan Stolle Story

Little known outside her country, Lissi Alandh was - for four decades - a faithful road companion of the Swedish theater, cinema and television. Rather unsurprising considering that she had dreamed of being an actress since she was a little girl. She of course went to drama school, took lessons ...

16. Märta Dorff

Actress | Fröken Julie

Märta Dorff was born on June 10, 1909 in Stockholm, Sweden. She was an actress, known for Miss Julie (1951), Katten och kanariefågeln (1961) and The Wind Is My Lover (1949). She died on October 6, 1990.

17. Annalisa Ericson

Actress | Stackars lilla Sven

At the age of 5, she began ballet lessons at the Royal Opera in Stockholm and got small parts in the ballets that were performed. The parts became bigger and she wanted to try acting. She did apply to become a student at the Royal Dramatic Theatre but failed in the final test. Instead, she began at...

18. Harriet Andersson

Actress | Viskningar och rop

Discovered at age 20 by celebrated director Ingmar Bergman, she became part of Bergman's regular stable of performers; in fact, he wrote Summer with Monika (1953) especially for her breakthrough. Extraordinary and versatile as an actress, her roles have ranged from the naive young wife in Sawdust ...

19. Ulla Jacobsson

Actress | Zulu

Ulla Jacobsson was an International Swedish Actress and became world-famous with the film One Summer of Happiness (1951) (English title: "One Summer of Happiness", German title: "Sie tanzte nur einen Sommer") and Smiles of a Summer Night (1955) ("Smiles of a Summer Night"), which Zarah Leander made...

20. Eva Dahlbeck

Actress | Sommarnattens leende

Eva Dahlbeck was born on March 8, 1920 in Saltsjö-Duvnäs, Stockholms län, Sweden. She was an actress, known for Smiles of a Summer Night (1955), Brink of Life (1958) and A Lesson in Love (1954). She was married to Sven Lampell. She died on February 8, 2008 in Hässelby, Stockholm, Stockholms län.

21. Margit Carlqvist

Actress | Sommarnattens leende

Margit Carlqvist was born on February 11, 1932 in Stockholm, Sweden. She is an actress, known for Smiles of a Summer Night (1955), Script in Snow (1966) and Het är min längtan (1956).

22. Hanne Aagesen


Hanne Aagesen was born on January 11, 1933 in Copenhagen, Denmark. She was an actress, known for Ordet (1955). She died on March 18, 2016.

23. Ingrid Thulin

Actress | Smultronstället

Ingrid trained as a ballet dancer and attended Stockholm's Royal Dramatic Theatre. She came to fame thanks to Bergman's "Wild Strawberries". She acted in 9 Ingmar Bergman's films. Her fame allowed her to act in Luchino Visconti's "The Damned" in 1969. Ingrid Thulin lived in Rome since the 1960's. ...

24. Naima Wifstrand

Actress | Smultronstället

Raised by a single mother, she grew up in a poor home at Fleminggatan in Stockholm. She was working extra in a small shop for sewing materials and the owner encouraged her acting dreams. In 1905 she was accepted to accompany the Anna Lundberg travelling theatre company around Sweden. This led to ...

25. Anita Ekberg

Actress | La dolce vita

Kerstin Anita Marianne Ekberg was born on September 29, 1931 in Malmo, Sweden. Growing up with seven brothers and sisters was not an adventure, but Anita's adventure began when she was elected Miss Sweden in 1950. She did not win the Miss Universe contest but she got a modeling contract in the ...

26. Birgitta Pettersson

Actress | Jungfrukällan

Birgitta Pettersson was born on January 7, 1939 in Uppsala, Uppsala län, Sweden. She is an actress, known for The Virgin Spring (1960), The Magician (1958) and När mörkret faller (1960).

27. Birgitta Valberg

Actress | Jungfrukällan

Birgitta Valberg was born on December 16, 1916 in Stockholm, Sweden. She was an actress and assistant director, known for The Virgin Spring (1960), Paradistorg (1977) and Sunday's Children (1992). She died on March 29, 2014 in Sweden.

28. Gunnel Lindblom

Actress | Det sjunde inseglet

After acting studies at the Gothenburg City Theater from 1950-52, she made her breakthrough debut in Gustaf Molander's Kärlek (1952). When Ingmar Bergman became head of the Malmö City Theater he asked her to join him there and with him as a director she played the role of Margareta in Goethe's...

29. Nina Pens Rode

Actress | Gertrud

Nina Pens Rode was born on May 22, 1929 in Denmark. She was an actress, known for Gertrud (1964), Husmandstøsen (1952) and Kispus (1956). She was married to Ebbe Rode. She died on July 22, 1992 in Denmark.

30. Anna Karina

Actress | Pierrot le Fou

Born in Denmark, she came to Paris at 18. She met Coco Chanel and Pierre Cardin and started as a top model. She met Jean-Luc Godard about a cameo in Breathless (1960), but she had to be naked and she refused to play in the movie. One year later, they got married and she became famous with the "...

31. Bibi Andersson

Actress | Persona

Her artistic dreams came early in life and were further supported by her older sister Gerd Andersson who became a ballet dancer at the Royal Opera and made her acting debut in 1951. Bibi, on the other side, had to make do with bit parts and commercials. She debuted in Dum-Bom (1953), playing ...

32. Margaretha Krook

Actress | Persona

Margaretha Krook was born on October 15, 1925 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden as Margaretha Knutsdotter Krook. She was an actress, known for Persona (1966), Release the Prisoners to Spring (1975) and Medea (1963). She was married to Stig Hammar. She died on May 7, 2001 in Stockholm.

33. Lena Brundin

Actress | Barnvagnen

Lena Brundin was born on June 4, 1937 in Herrljunga, Sweden. She is an actress, known for Barnvagnen (1963), Night Games (1966) and Selambs (1979).

34. Lena Nyman

Actress | Jag är nyfiken - en film i gult

Lena Nyman was born on May 23, 1944 in Stockholm, Sweden as Anna Lena Elisabet Nyman. She was an actress, known for I Am Curious (Yellow) (1967), I Am Curious (Blue) (1968) and Ronja Robbersdaughter (1984). She was married to Jan Lundström. She died on February 4, 2011 in Stockholm.

35. Pia Degermark

Actress | Elvira Madigan

Director Bo Widerberg first spotted the teenage Pia Degermark in a newspaper photo, dancing at a party with the Swedish Crown Prince Carl Gustaf (later King Carl XVI Gustaf. Her career seemed assured after Widerberg cast her in the lead of Elvira Madigan (1967), which debuted at Cannes and garnered...

36. Cleo Jensen

Actress | Elvira Madigan

Cleo Jensen was born on December 8, 1921 in Aalborg, Denmark as Ellen Sofie Christiansen. She was an actress, known for Elvira Madigan (1967), Bag de røde porte (1951) and The Girl and the Viscount (1966). She died on March 3, 2006 in Denmark.

37. Gertrud Fridh

Actress | Smultronstället

Gertrud Fridh was born on November 26, 1921 in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden. She was an actress, known for Wild Strawberries (1957), The Devil's Eye (1960) and All These Women (1964). She died on October 11, 1984 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden.

38. Britt Ekland

Actress | The Man with the Golden Gun

Britt Ekland was born in Sweden and grew up to be the poster girl for beautiful, big-eyed Scandinavian blondes. She attended a drama school and then joined a traveling theater group. With her looks as her passport, Britt entered films and became a star in Italy. When Peter Sellers met her in a ...

39. Liv Ullmann

Actress | Viskningar och rop

Liv Ullmann's father was a Norwegian engineer who used to work abroad, so as a child she lived in Tokyo, Canada, New York and Oslo. In the mid-'50s she made her stage debut and in 1957 made her film debut. She really became successful, however, when she began to work for Swedish director Ingmar ...

40. Kari Sylwan

Actress | Viskningar och rop

Kari Sylwan was born on October 15, 1940 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden. She is an actress and director, known for Cries & Whispers (1972), Children's Island (1980) and Suss gott (1956).

41. Nina van Pallandt

Actress | The Long Goodbye

Nina Van Pallandt became famous in the United States in the early 1970s as the mistress of hoaxer Clifford Irving, who went to jail when his biography of Howard Hughes, allegedly written with Hughes' co-operation, proved to be a fake when Hughes himself came out of seclusion to repudiate the work. ...

42. Gro Fraas

Actress | Edvard Munch

Gro Fraas is an actress, known for Edvard Munch (1974) and Svartere enn natten (1979).

43. Kerstii Allum

Actress | Edvard Munch

Kerstii Allum is an actress, known for Edvard Munch (1974).

44. Marianne Jacobi

Actress | Montenegro

Marianne Jacobi is an actress, known for Montenegro (1981).

45. Ewa Fröling

Actress | Män som hatar kvinnor

Ewa Fröling was born on August 9, 1952 in Sweden. She is an actress, known for The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2009), Sally and Freedom (1981) and Fanny and Alexander (1982).

46. Pernilla Allwin

Actress | Fanny och Alexander

Pernilla Allwin was born on September 4, 1970 in Vällingby, Sweden. She is an actress, known for Fanny and Alexander (1982), Fanny and Alexander (1983) and Ett hjärta av guld (1982).

47. Kristina Adolphson

Actress | Fanny och Alexander

Kristina Adolphson was born on September 2, 1937 in Stockholm, Sweden as Kristina Margareta Adolphson. She is an actress, known for Fanny and Alexander (1982), The Devil's Eye (1960) and The Wizard of Speed and Time (1988).

48. Maud Adams

Actress | Octopussy

Stunning Swedish born ex-model who broke into film in 1970, and quickly appeared in several high profile films including playing the ex-wife of James Caan in the futuristic Rollerball (1975) and the ill-fated lover of super-assassin Francisco Scaramanga played by Christopher Lee in The Man with the...

49. Nadja Palmstjerna-Weiss

Actress | Drakens Hotell

Nadja Palmstjerna-Weiss is an actress, known for Drakens Hotell (2017) and After the Rehearsal (1984).

50. Guðrún Gísladóttir

Actress | Desember

Guðrún Gísladóttir was born on December 12, 1954. She is an actress, known for December (2009), The Sea (2002) and The Juniper Tree (1990).

51. Birgitte Federspiel

Actress | Babettes gæstebud

Birgitte Federspiel was born on September 6, 1925 in Copenhagen, Denmark. She was an actress, known for Babette's Feast (1987), En fremmed banker på (1959) and The Musketeers (1961). She was married to Freddy Koch, Henning Ahrensborg and Jens Østerholm. She died on February 2, 2005 in Odense,...

52. Bodil Kjer

Actress | Babettes gæstebud

Bodil Kjer was born on September 2, 1917 in Odense, Denmark as Bodil Valborg Karen Ellen Kjer. She was an actress, known for Babette's Feast (1987), Mød mig paa Cassiopeia (1951) and Soldaten og Jenny (1947). She was married to Frits Hinrichsen, Ebbe Rode and Olaf Nordgreen. She died on ...

53. Karen Wegener

Actress | Pelle erobreren

Karen Wegener was born on April 27, 1935 in Sdr. Nærå, Fyn, Denmark. She was an actress, known for Pelle the Conqueror (1987), Bryggeren (1996) and Brødrene på Uglegaarden (1967). She was married to Ole Wegener. She died on March 29, 2012.

54. Lena Olin

Actress | Alias

Swedish-born Lena Olin already had a successful career as an actress before she came to Hollywood. She acted at the Royal Theatre in Stockholm and was directed by Ingmar Bergman. She was born in Stockholm, to actors Britta Holmberg and Stig Olin, who appeared in six of Bergman's films. Lena also ...

55. Kirsten Olesen

Actress | Honning måne

Kirsten Olesen was born on May 10, 1949 in Horsens, Denmark. She is an actress, known for In My Life (1978), Elise (1985) and Springflod (1990). She was previously married to Ole Ousen.

56. Solbjørg Højfeldt

Actress | Slingrevalsen

Solbjørg Højfeldt was born on June 10, 1947 in Denmark. She is an actress, known for Slingrevalsen (1981), Flickering Lights (2000) and Forbrydelsen (2007). She is married to Henning Jensen.

57. Kati Outinen

Actress | Mies vailla menneisyyttä

Kati Outinen was born on August 17, 1961 in Helsinki, Finland as Anna Katriina Outinen. She is an actress and writer, known for The Man Without a Past (2002), Le Havre (2011) and Drifting Clouds (1996).

58. Elina Salo

Actress | Kauas pilvet karkaavat

Elina Salo was born on March 9, 1936 in Sipoo, Finland as Aino Elina Salo. She is an actress, known for Drifting Clouds (1996), Runoilija ja muusa (1978) and Le Havre (2011). She was previously married to Pertti Maisala.

59. Pernilla August

Actress | Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace

Pernilla August started acting as a child, performing in plays at Vår teater and at school. In 1979 she was accepted at the Statens scenskola to study acting professionally. Director Ingmar Bergman took note of her early and cast her as a nanny in his Fanny and Alexander (1982).

In 1982 she got ...

60. Ghita Nørby

Actress | Hamsun

Ghita Nørby was born on January 11, 1935 in Copenhagen, Denmark. She is an actress, known for Hamsun (1996), Freud Leaving Home (1991) and What No One Knows (2008). She was previously married to Svend Skipper, Jørgen Reenberg, Dario Campeotto, Henrik Rosing Wiehe and Mogens Garth-Grüner.

61. Viveca Lindfors

Actress | Stargate

Ms. Lindfors was a Swedish-born actress whose stage and screen career in the U.S. and Sweden spanned more than half a century. She was brought to Hollywood in 1946 by Warner Brothers in the hope that she would be a new Greta Garbo or Ingrid Bergman. She appeared with Ronald Reagan in her first ...

62. Kirsten Rolffes

Actress | Riget

Kirsten Rolffes was born on September 20, 1928 in Denmark. She was an actress, known for The Kingdom (1994), Memories of a Marriage (1989) and Agnus Dei (1997). She was married to Carl Viggo Becker. She died on April 10, 2000 in Copenhagen, Denmark.

63. Anne Louise Hassing

Actress | Idioterne

Anne Louise Hassing was born on September 17, 1967 in Horsens, Denmark as Louise Nastasia Nielsen. She is an actress, known for The Idiots (1998), The Hunt (2012) and Kærlighedens smerte (1992). She was previously married to Peter Helleman.

64. Bodil Jørgensen

Actress | Idioterne

Bodil Jørgensen was born on March 3, 1961 in Vejle, Denmark. She is an actress, known for The Idiots (1998), Nothing's All Bad (2010) and The Green Butchers (2003). She has been married to Morten Søborg since November 18, 2005. They have one child. She was previously married to Henrik Sartou.

65. Birthe Neumann

Actress | Festen

Birthe Neumann was born on April 30, 1947 in Copenhagen, Denmark. She is an actress, known for The Celebration (1998), The Sun King (2005) and Move Me (2003). She has been married to Paul Hüttel since December 31, 1974.

66. Lena Endre

Actress | The Master

Lena Endre was born on July 8, 1955 in Härnösand, Västernorrlands län, Sweden. She is an actress and writer, known for The Master (2012), Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017) and The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2009). She was previously married to Richard Hobert, Thomas Hanzon, Vjeko Benzon and ...

67. Björk

Soundtrack | Dancer in the Dark

Born in 1965 in the Icelandic capital city of Reykjavik, the daughter of Gudmundur Gunnarsson (an electrician) and Hildur Hauksdóttir who divorced before her second birthday, Björk grew up in a hippie-type community with her mother and her seven siblings. She started to study classical music at the...

68. Paprika Steen

Actress | Applaus

In Okay (2002), director and actress Paprika Steen shows off her multi- faceted acting talent as the loud-mouth control-freak Nete. It is Paprika Steen's first major part for which she has already been nominated for The Best Actress Award from the European Film Academy. The actress has won the ...

69. Sonja Richter

Actress | The Homesman

Sonja Richter was born on January 4, 1974 in Esbjerg, Denmark. She is an actress, known for The Homesman (2014), Cecilie (2007) and Department Q: The Keeper of Lost Causes (2013).

70. Julia Dufvenius

Actress | Heder

Julia Dufvenius was born on October 8, 1975. She is an actress and writer, known for Heder (2019), Arn: The Knight Templar (2007) and Molanders (2013).

71. Maria Bonnevie

Actress | I Am Dina

Maria Bonnevie was born on September 26, 1973 in Västerås, Västmanlands län, Sweden as Anna Maria Cecilia Bonnevie. She is an actress, known for I Am Dina (2002), The 13th Warrior (1999) and Reconstruction (2003).

72. Lisa Werlinder

Actress | Munich

Lisa Werlinder was born on March 12, 1972 in Vaksala, Uppsala, Uppsala län, Sweden as Lisa Helena Werlinder. She is an actress, known for Munich (2005), The Inheritance (2003) and Tatort (1970).

73. Karina Skands

Actress | Himmel og helvede

Karina Skands was born on August 2, 1966 in Denmark. She is an actress, known for Heaven and Hell (1988), Taxa (1997) and Flies on the Wall (2005).

74. Connie Nielsen

Actress | Gladiator

Danish beauty Connie Nielsen consistently lights up the screen with an eclectic bevy of film roles. She was born in Frederikshavn, Denmark, to a mother who worked as an insurance clerk, and a father, Bent Nielsen, who was a bus driver. Nielsen began her acting career working alongside her mother on...

75. Izabella Scorupco

Actress | GoldenEye

Born in the northern Polish town of Bialystok, Izabella Scorupco moved to Sweden with her mother as a young child. She studied drama and music and, at 17, was discovered by a Swedish film director who cast her in the movie Ingen kan älska som vi (1988), which made her a local teen idol. She ...


76. Sanna Bråding

Actress | Tre kronor

Sanna Bråding has been acting since the age of 6 when she began with amateur acting and continued with school plays in her youth. At the age of 15 she got the role as Tanja in TV soap Tre kronor (1994). After finishing acting studies at high school she had various odd jobs until she got a minor ...

77. Sarah Juel Werner

Actress | Det som ingen ved

Sarah Juel Werner was born on July 27, 1992 in Denmark. She is an actress, known for What No One Knows (2008), Brothers (2004) and Worlds Apart (2008).

78. Rebecca Løgstrup

Actress | Brødre

Rebecca Løgstrup is an actress, known for Brothers (2004), Restless Souls (2005) and The Eagle (2004).

79. Evy Kasseth Røsten

Actress | Død snø

Evy Kasseth Røsten was born on March 30, 1978 in Norway as Evy Elise Kasseth Røsten. She is an actress, known for Dead Snow (2009), Svarte penger, hvite løgner (2004) and Dauinger (2012).

80. Sidse Babett Knudsen

Actress | Borgen

Sidse Babett Knudsen was born on November 22, 1968 in Copenhagen, Denmark. She is an actress and producer, known for Borgen (2010), Westworld (2016) and Inferno (2016).

81. Maria Järvenhelmi

Actress | Rölli ja metsänhenki

Maria Järvenhelmi was born on June 14, 1975 in Finland. She is an actress, known for Rollo and the Woods Sprite (2001), Vares: Tango of Darkness (2012) and The Girls of April (2011).

82. Stine Fischer Christensen

Actress | Efter brylluppet

Stine Fischer Christensen was born on February 3, 1985 in Denmark. She is an actress and writer, known for After the Wedding (2006), Cracks in the Shell (2011) and Darkland (2017).

83. Lina Leandersson

Actress | Låt den rätte komma in

Lina Leandersson was born in Falun, Sweden She took an interest in performing from an early age, acting in amateur theatre performances, attending drama courses, and performing street- and jazz dance. One of her first roles was in amateur theatre performance, playing the mother of a spoiled girl ...

84. Noomi Rapace

Actress | Män som hatar kvinnor

Swedish actress Noomi Rapace was born in Hudiksvall, Gävleborgs län, Sweden, the daughter of Swedish actress Nina Norén and Spanish Flamenco singer Rogelio Durán. Her parents did not stay together, and when Rapace was five she moved to Iceland with her mother and stepfather, where she lived for ...

85. Malin Akerman

Actress | Watchmen

Malin was born in Stockholm, Sweden and raised in Toronto, Canada. Her mother, Pia (Sundström), is a model and aerobics instructor, and her father, Magnus Åkerman, is an insurance broker. They moved to Toronto when she was age 2. At age 5, she began appearing in TV commercials. Her parents divorced...

86. Trine Dyrholm

Actress | Hævnen

Trine Dyrholm was born on April 15, 1972 in Odense, Denmark. She is an actress and director, known for In a Better World (2010), Love Is All You Need (2012) and A Royal Affair (2012).

87. Irina Björklund

Actress | The American

Born in 1973, Irina Björklund is one of the most popular Finnish film stars of the end of 1990s and beginning of the 2000s. After studying years 1993-1996 in The Theatre Academy of Finland she made her silver screen debut in Pekka Parikka's (director of The Winter War (1989)) last film, Tie naisen ...

88. Patricia Schumann

Actress | Herrens veje

Patricia Schumann was born on June 4, 1975. She is an actress, known for Ride Upon the Storm (2017), Bron/Broen (2011) and That Time of Year (2018).

89. Malin Crépin

Actress | Lulu

Malin Crépin was born on August 22, 1978 in Stockholm, Sweden as Anna Malin Fredrika Thomasdotter Crépin. She is an actress, known for Lulu (2014), Nobel's Last Will (2012) and In Your Veins (2009). She is married to Markus Sundström. They have two children.

90. Ingrid Olava

Soundtrack | Trolljegeren

Ingrid Olava was born on March 18, 1981 in Lillehammer, Norway. She is an actress, known for Trollhunter (2010), Oslo, August 31st (2011) and The Rules for Everything (2017).

91. Synnøve Macody Lund

Actress | Hodejegerne

Synnøve Macody Lund is an actress and director, known for Headhunters (2011), The Girl in the Spider's Web (2018) and Haunted (2017).

92. Alicia Vikander

Actress | Ex Machina

Alicia Vikander is a Swedish actress, dancer and producer. She was born and raised in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden, to Maria Fahl-Vikander, an actress of stage and screen, and Svante Vikander, a psychiatrist. She is of Swedish and one quarter Finnish descent. Alicia began acting as a ...

93. Elsebeth Steentoft

Actress | Hævnen

Elsebeth Steentoft was born on October 4, 1943 in Denmark. She is an actress, known for In a Better World (2010), Italian for Beginners (2000) and 10 timer til Paradis (2012).

94. Susse Wold

Actress | Jagten

Susse Wold is a well-known Danish stage and screen actress. Daughter of famous actress Marguerite Viby - her parents were divorced early and they never lived together as a family - Wold was given the chance to become an actress herself but also fought to find an identity for herself as something ...

95. Annika Wedderkopp

Actress | Jagten

Annika Wedderkopp was born on December 14, 2004 in Gentofte, Sjælland, Denmark. She is an actress, known for The Hunt (2012) and Man Divided (2017).

96. Lisa Loven Kongsli

Actress | Turist

Lisa Loven Kongsli (born 23 September 1979) is a Norwegian actress.

She debuted as an actress in 2008, and has since had key parts in Norwegian films. She has also had roles in films, including Fatso (2008), Knerten (2009), and The Orheim Company (2012).

In 2014, she was nominated in the Best Actress...

97. Fanni Metelius

Actress | Turist

Fanni Metelius is an actress and director, known for Force Majeure (2014), The Heart (2018) and Banga inte (2011).

98. Clara Wettergren

Actress | Turist

Clara Wettergren is an actress, known for Force Majeure (2014) and Sommaren med släkten (2017).

99. Charlotte Bøving

Actress | Everest

Charlotte Bøving was born on August 15, 1964 in Denmark. She is an actress, known for Everest (2015), Of Horses and Men (2013) and Rams (2015).

100. Rebecca Ferguson

Actress | Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation

Rebecca Ferguson was born Rebecca Louisa Ferguson Sundström in Stockholm, Sweden, and grew up in its Vasastaden district. Her father is Swedish. Her mother, Rosemary Ferguson, is British, of Scottish and Northern Irish descent, and moved to Sweden at the age of 25. Rebecca attended an ...

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