Noomi Rapace

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Noomi Rapace
Noomi Rapace by Gage Skidmore.jpg
Rapace in 2017
Born
Noomi Norén

(1979-12-28) 28 December 1979 (age 40)
Hudiksvall, Sweden
NationalitySwedish
OccupationActress
Years active1988–present
Spouse(s)
Ola Rapace
(m. 2001; div. 2011)
Children1

Noomi Rapace (Swedish: [ˈnǒːmɪ raˈpasː] (About this soundlisten);[1] née Norén; born 28 December 1979) is a Swedish actress.[2] She became well known for her role as Lisbeth Salander in the Swedish movie versions of the Millennium series: The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, The Girl Who Played with Fire, and The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets' Nest.

She has also starred as Anna in Daisy Diamond (2007), Leena in Beyond (2010), Anna in The Monitor (2011), Madame Simza Heron in Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows (2011), Dr. Elizabeth Shaw in Prometheus (2012), Beatrice in Dead Man Down (2013), Raisa Demidova in Child 44 (2015), and the seven lead roles in What Happened to Monday (2017).

References[change | change source]

  1. Noomi Rapace Pronunciation in Swedish audio link (Retrieved 10 June 2012)
  2. Karen Olsson, Noomi Rapace Arrives in Hollywood, by Way of Outer Space Archived 24 August 2017 at the Wayback Machine, The New York Times Magazine, 27 May 2012, p. 26.