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Noomi Rapace
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Noomi Rapace
28 December 1979
Hudiksvall, Gävleborgs län, Sweden
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Noomi Rapace (born December 28, 1979) plays Lisbeth Salander in the 2009 Swedish film adaptation of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo.


At the age of seven, Rapace was given a non-speaking part in the film Í skugga hrafnsins by Hrafn Gunnlaugsson. This experience made her decide to be an actress. She left home at age 15 and enrolled in a Stockholm theater school. In 1996, she made her TV debut playing the part of Lucinda Gonzales in the TV series Tre kronor. From 1998 to 1999, Rapace studied at Skara Skolscen. She has been engaged at Theater Plaza 2000–2001, Orionteatern 2001, Teater Galeasen 2002, Stockholms stadsteater in 2003 as well as at the Royal Dramatic Theatre. She drew acclaim for her award-winning portrayal of a troubled teen mother in the 2007 Danish film Daisy Diamond. She then acted in sherlock holmes : Game of shadows. In 2011 she starred as Dr. Elizabeth Shaw In th sci fi film Prometheus


Year Film Role
1988 In the Shadow of the Raven
1997 Sanning eller konsekvens Nadja
2003 En utflykt till månens baksida Andrea
Capricciosa Elvira
2005 Toleransens gränser Mom
Blodsbröder Veronica
2006 Enhälligt beslut Amira
Du & jag Maja
Sökarna - Återkomsten
2007 Daisy Diamond Anna
2009 The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo Lisbeth Salander
The Girl Who Played with Fire Lisbeth Salander
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornets' Nest Lisbeth Salander
2010 Beyond Leena
Clean Out Sister of Stan
2011 Babycall Anna
Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows


2012 Prometheus Elizabeth Shaw