Rebecca Louisa Ferguson sundström was born on 19 October 1983 in Stockholm. Her mother, rosemary, by birth a Briton, moved to Sweden at the age of twenty-five years, where he met with the father of her daughter, Swede. However, their marriage broke up when she was a child. Since the age of six She went to English school two years later, she moved to the Swedish comprehensive school. With thirteen years in the future, the actress worked as a model, shooting for local magazines and advertising clothing. As a student, Ferguson was seriously interested in music and attended the music school of Adolf Fredricks, from which he graduated in 1999.
At eighteen Swedish actress almost a year living in America in Miami, where, in addition to participating in the filming, surfing and diving.
After a year, Rebecca became interested in the study of history and religion, which later helped her when filming for historical films. After the success on Swedish television, the actress has decided to engage in personal life and with her boyfriend moved to Simrishamn on the South coast of Sweden. There she devoted herself to raising her son, working in parallel head of the Argentine dance Studio, and acting in short films.
Rebecca Ferguson: movies
Rebecca Ferguson debuted on television of Sweden in melodramatic series «
New times» on TV channel «TV4» when she was only fifteen years old. The girl got the lead role as Anna Gripenhielm. The series started in 1999 and initially had good ratings, but with each season the ratings of a series of paintings fell. As a result, in 2006 the management of the channel took the decision to close the project. This series made Rebecca a very popular actress in Sweden. She had her own fans and good suggestions of filming, but the actress was in no hurry to devote their life movie. In 2002, the screens went out the next romance «
Ocean Avenue», where she played the role of Chrissy Erickson, appearing in several episodes. The series is filmed in conjunction with the American Studio for nearly a year, the actress moved to America. In 2004, the actress starred in the Swedish horror film «
The spirit of the drowned man». The star of the Swedish cinema has been one of the main roles in the film. Very cool critics reacted to the film directed by Michael Hafstrom, alluding to the similarity of the project with the American films»
Friday the thirteenth». However, this did not prevent the film to several awards, particularly for best Director and best soundtrack.
After this picture and the closure of the series «New times» Rebecca took up family life, leaving in the Swedish hinterland. There, far from the attention of journalists, she participated in the filming of short films by local filmmakers, among them we can mention such paintings as «
Magic» and others.
In 2008, Ferguson has again appeared on TV, taking part in the filming of one episode pictures «
Wallander». In 2011, in a supermarket Simrishamn actress said the Director Richard Hobert and offered her a lead role in feature film «
To Antibes in one way.» This painting opened the way to serious full-length movie. Talented Rebecca noticed in London, where she was invited to audition in the historic multiseries film «
The White Queen». On the trial the girl was offered to play two scenes in front of the entire shooting, including the main actor of the series
Max Irons. The only thing the actress knew at the time about his character that was young and strong personality, who became Queen, and then a widow. Ferguson passed the audition and was approved for the role of Elizabeth in Woodville, wife of Edward the Fourth. The series premiere took place in 2013 on the TV channel «BBC One». Ten serial historical film was very positively received both by audience and critics alike. About Rebecca Ferguson talking worldwide, she was nominated for the prestigious award «Golden globe» in the nomination «Best actress in a mini-series or TV movie».
In 2013, Rebecca received the first offer from Hollywood for the shooting of the film adaptation of the comic «
Hercules» from Director Brett Ratner. The actress played Eugene, the daughter of the king of Thrace Cotys. The film was released in 2014, in parallel with another picture of the mighty warrior Hercules, opening Ferguson road in American cinema. In 2014 she again took part in the filming of the historical series, but in the territory of the United States. History «
The red tent» tells about the times of the old Testament patriarchs from the book of Genesis. The actress received the role of Dina, the main character of the drama that he is writing about the life of his family. The filming took place in Morocco, and the picture was released in winter 2014. In 2014, it became known that the actress was given the role in the popular series of films about the adventures of Ethan hunt «
Mission Impossible». Rebecca had to be in a movie with such stars of world cinema, like Tom cruise
Alec Baldwin and
Jeremy Renner. The actress played the role of a British special agent Lisa Faust. For the realization of this image Rebecca had to spend more than six weeks, studying various techniques, ranging from martial arts, ending with the firing of weapons. Most of the stunts in the film, the actress performs independently. According to most of Rebecca’s shooting helped her to get rid of many fears, and playing with such famous actors as Tom cruise became her invaluable acting experience. The premiere of the film»
Mission: Impossible rogue nation» is scheduled for July 30, 2015.
Rebecca Ferguson: love life
After starring in the TV series «New times» actress together with her boyfriend Ludwig moved to the picturesque seaside town of Simrishamn. There the couple had a son Isaac, and for some time she refused to shoot in the series. However, the relationship, the couple did not work out and they broke up. Now Ferguson goes out and lives with her new boyfriend from Sweden Olaf.
After starring in the film «Mission Impossible» journalists began to attribute to the performers of the main roles in the film Tom cruise and Rebecca Ferguson romance, but the actors have not commented on this information.