Some of Hollywood's biggest actresses have played Charlie's Angels. Who else nearly landed a role in the franchise? Watch now. After a baby monitor picks up another channel, Anna begins reliving the nightmare she'd recently escaped.
The image of her in a mohawk, with multiple piercings, a laptop under her arm, has made a strong impression; one that will be difficult to shed in the next decade. But in the wake of the brilliant and nuanced portrayal of the heroine Lisbeth Salander in The girl with the dragon tattoo, comes a breakthrough with a string of leading roles directed by some of the most prominent names in film today. We merge into one. When we talk on Skype in March, she has just started a three-month long shoot in Berlin with Brian de Palma. Noomi is based in London, has spent most of her professional career — until a couple of years ago — in her native Sweden, but it was in Iceland she discovered acting when she got a part as an extra in a Viking movie as a child. Her stepfather is Icelandic and her family lived there for a large part of her childhood.
A grim, misanthropic and sometimes implausible tale about a single mother in moral freefall, pic features an arresting central performance by a practically omnipresent Noomi Rapace. Twenty-two-year-old wannabe thesp Anna Rapace helps her apparent b. Thure Lindhart mainline, following which he rapes her. The treatment of the baby during the first 40 minutes of the film may be too much for some auds to stomach. Popular on Variety.
Dark and tragic, the story revolves around teenager Anna Noomi Rapace , a pretty girl from a wealthy family, who is also fiercely ambitious and dreams of one thing only: making it as an actress. One day, Anna decides to pack her bags and leave, without telling her mother or father. She moves from Sweden to Copenhagen to pursue her dream. However, when she gets to the city, fate has something else in store for her.