Noomi Rapace insists her role in Prometheus wasn't sexy. The year-old actress portrays archaeologist Dr. Elizabeth Shaw in the forthcoming movie and though there are scenes where she appears scantily clad, she insists her looks were not the focal point of the scenes. Ridley [Scott, director] didn't want me dressed that way for kicks.
Sign in. Her parents did not stay together, and when Rapace was five she moved to Iceland with her mother and stepfather, where she lived for three years. At the age of 15, she left home and joined the Stockholm Theatre School. Rapace won the recurring role of Lucinda Gonzales in the Swedish TV series Tre kronor , and also became a respected stage performer. She won critical acclaim for playing the leading role in 's Daisy Diamond In , Rapace came to the attention of international audiences for her portrayal of Lisbeth Salander in The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. I appreciate many things and I see them has beautiful. I think you just need to know how to look at them. She also has some weird, cocky style at times.
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.