Rebecca Ferguson Biography
Rebecca Louisa Ferguson SundstrÃ¶m (born 19 October 1983), known professionally as Rebecca Ferguson, is a Swedish actress.Â She played the lead role in the soap-operaÂ Nya tiderÂ and later played Chrissy in the Swedish-American soapÂ Ocean Ave.. Ferguson has also appeared in movies, includingÂ A One-Way Trip to Antibes, the horror filmÂ StrandvaskarenÂ and the upcoming filmÂ ViÂ alongsideÂ Gustaf SkarsgÃ¥rd.
Â Ferguson's role inÂ The White QueenÂ has been met with some praise. Ferguson grew up in theÂ VasastadenÂ district in central Stockholm. Today she lives with her boyfriend and young child in the seaside town ofÂ Simrishamn, on the Swedish south coast. Ferguson has said she wanted to get away from city life and the public spotlight following her soap opera success.
In Simrishamn, she started drifting away from acting, ran anÂ Argentine danceÂ studio, and also worked on several short film art projects.Â Swedish directorÂ Richard HobertÂ spotted her at the town market in 2011. He recognized her and this led to her starring in his filmÂ A One - Way to Antibes.