Noomi Rapace

Noomi Rapace

actress, producer

Noomi Rapace was born on Dec 28, 1979 in Sweden. Noomi Rapace's big-screen debut came with Sanning eller konsekvens directed by Christina Olofson in 1997. Noomi Rapace is known for Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan directed by Jann Turner, John Krasinski stars as Jack Ryan and Wendell Pierce as James Greer. Noomi Rapace has got 14 awards and 21 nominations so far. The most recent award Noomi Rapace achieved is Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival. The upcoming new movie Noomi Rapace plays is Assassin Club which will be released on May 16, 2023.

Swedish actress Noomi Rapace was born in Hudiksvall, Gävleborgs län, Sweden to Swedish actress Nina Norén and Spanish Flamenco singer Rogelio de Badajoz (Rogelio Durán). Her parents did not stay together, and when she was five she moved to Iceland with her mother and stepfather, where she lived for three years. When she was eight she was cast in a small role in the Icelandic film 'Í skugga hrafnsins', and this sparked her love of acting. At 15 she left home and joined the Stockholm Theatre School.Rapace won the recurring role of Lucinda Gonzales in the Swedish TV series Tre kronor (1994), and also became a respected stage performer. She won critical acclaim for playing the leading role in 2007's Daisy Diamond (2007). In 2009, Rapace came to the attention of international audiences for her portrayal of Lisbeth Salander in Millénium, le film (2009). Her performance was widely praised, and she won the Best Actress prize at Sweden's prestigious Guldbagge Awards. She went on to reprise the role in the sequels, Millénium 2: La fille qui rêvait d'un bidon d'essence et d'une allumette (2009) and Millénium 3: La reine dans le palais des courants d'air (2009).Rapace made her English-language film debut in Guy Ritchie's Sherlock Holmes: Jeu d'ombres (2011) alongside Robert Downey Jr. She was also cast as Elizabeth Shaw in Ridley Scott's Prometheus (2012).

  • Birthday

    Dec 28, 1979
  • Place of Birth

    Hudiksvall, Gävleborgs län, Sweden
  • Also known

    누미 라파스, Νούμι Ραπάς, Нуми Рапас, Hilda Noomi Norén, Noomi Norén

Known For


14 wins & 21 nominations

Sitges - Catalonian International Film Festival
Secció Oficial Fantàstic
Winner - Best Actress
Amanda Awards, Norway
Best Actress (Årets kvinnelige skuespiller)
Winner - Amanda
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