Josefin Asplund Birthday & Fun Facts

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Jaba Sharma
Feb 08, 2024 By Jaba Sharma
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Josefin Asplund Birthday & Fun Facts
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About Josefin Asplund

Josefin Asplund is a Swedish actress.

Josefin Asplund, who graduated from Sodra Latins Gymnasium (Southern Latin secondary school), is best known for her role as Pernilla Blomkvist in the 2011 movie 'The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo'. The Swedish actress is well-known internationally thanks to her portrayal of Astrid in the History Channel television series 'Vikings'.

Born in Stockholm, Sweden, Josefin Asplund played one of the leads in the film 'The Circle' (2015), a fantasy drama directed and co-written by Levan Akin (original title: 'Cirkeln'). It is adapted from the best-selling novel 'The Circle' by Mats Strandberg and Sara Bergmark Elfgren.

In 2021, the actress was seen in the television series 'Snöänglar', playing the role of Jenni.

Josefin Asplund Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Josefin Asplund's net worth?

The approximate net worth of Josefin Asplund is $950,000.

How much does Josefin Asplund earn per year?

The annual income of Josefin Asplund is $42861.48.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Josefin Asplund?

Josefin Asplund stands at 5 ft 6 in (169 cm). Josefin Asplund has brown hair and blue eyes.

How old is Josefin Asplund?

Born on October 15, 1991, Josefin Asplund is 31 years old as of 2022.

Childhood And Education

Josefin Asplund was raised in the suburbs of Stockholm, Sweden. She has a Polish mother and a Swedish father. She also has an older sister.

Josefin Asplund's parents divorced when she was seven years old. In her early life, Josefin Asplund began acting at six at a local theater near her home.

Josefin Asplund played various roles in musicals until she was in her 20s. She told Swedish Radio that as a child, the stage was one of the few places where she truly felt at home. Talking about her college life, Josefin Asplund was a student of Sodra Latins Gymnasium (Southern Latin Secondary School) in Stockholm, Sweden, from 2007 to 2010.

In 2009, Josefin Asplund attended Calle Flygares Teaterskola (a stage school).

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Josefin Asplund dating?

No information is available regarding Josefin Asplund's relationship.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Stockholm, Sweden- born actress Josefin Asplund played Caroline in the short film 'Piska En Matta' in 2013. 

Josefin Asplund played the character of Astrid in 'Vikings'. Astrid is a lovely young lady who has joined Lagertha's court in Hedeby. She is a free spirit who refuses to accept social conventions or acknowledge any barriers to her freedom. Astrid is on a self-discovery journey. Lagertha will instruct her in the arts of war and love.

Josefin Asplund plays the lead character in David Fincher's movie 'The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo'. The actress was cast alongside Steven Berkoff, Rooney Mara, Daniel Craig, Stellan Skarsgård, Robin Wright, Yorick van Wageningen, Joely Richardson, and Christopher Plummer. The film has a box office collection of $232,617,430 and was made under a budget of $90,000,000, winning an Oscar for best achievement in film editing. 

The Swedish actress later starred alongside Sofia Karemyr and Simon J. Berger in the political thriller movie 'Call Girl' in 2012. It is an award-winning Swedish drama directed by Mikael Marcimain.

In fall of 2016, the actress was seen as 'Blanche' in the TV series 'Seven Dwarfs And Me'. It is a French and Belgian co-production directed by Luc Chalifour.

In 2015, Josefin Asplund debuted on television, and she debuted from the show 'Arne Dahl: Efterskalv'. In this show, Josefin Asplund portrays the character of Molly. It was a mini-series. The actress appeared in 'Conspiracy Of Silence' ('Ingen Utan Skuld') (2018) as Johanna Månsson.

In 2019, Josefin Asplund appeared in the TV series 'Sanctuary' accompanied by the 'Stranger Things' star Matthew Modine. It is a psychological thriller about the identical twins Siri (Josefin Asplund) and Helena (Josefin Asplund), who separated as children because of their colliding differences. Josefin Asplund describes working in the series as challenging – mostly because she's playing two parts.

Josefin Asplund played lawyer Emily Jansson in the 2020 television series 'Top Dog', which was adapted from Jens Lapidus's novels. Emily is a dedicated careerist who collaborates with ex-con Teddy Maksumic (Alexej Manvelov) to solve a mysterious disappearance.

In the thriller 'Snow Angels', Josefin Asplund played the character of Jenni. Josefin said she had difficulty stepping into her new character as a reluctant mother. The extent to which Jenni and her husband, Salle, were responsible for their son's tragic disappearance is a question that grows murkier and murkier as the series continues. It was filmed in Sweden and Denmark during the pandemic.

Currently, Josefin Asplund is seen as Therese in 'Spelskandalen', which premiered on September 12, 2022.

What awards has Josefin Asplund won?

Josefin Asplund has received the Jury Prize for Best Actress for her performance in 'Stödgruppen' (2016).

Josefin Asplund's Hobbies And Interests

The hobbies of Josefin Asplund include singing, dancing, horseback riding, skiing, and kickboxing.

Other Interesting Josefin Asplund Facts And Trivia

  • Sweden-born TV actress Josefin Asplund was nominated for the Stockholm Film Festival's Rising Star Award in both 2012 and 2015.
  • In 2016, Josefin Asplund started playing the recurring character of Astrid, a shieldmaiden and lover of Lagertha. She is kidnapped by Harald, whom she is forced to marry in the action-adventure historical drama television series 'Vikings'.
  • In 2016, Josefin Asplund appeared in the famous movie 'Stodgruppen', where she portrayed the character of a girl named Felicia.
  • The actress speaks Swedish, English, and a little Polish. Josefin Asplund's full name is Maria Josefin Asplund.
  • Josefin Asplund will next be seen in 'Top Dog 2'.

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