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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 13 May 1981Södertälje, Stockholms län, Sweden
Birth NameRebecka Månstråle Liljeberg
Height 5' 3" (1.6 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Rebecka Liljeberg was born in Nykvarn, Sweden May 13 to an 18 year old mother Kristina, and a 24 year old father, Jyrki. She is half Finnish and half Swedish. They moved around a lot, and Rebecka left home at the age of 15 to work in Stockholm. She has two sisters, Claudia born 1988, and Åse born 1993, and one brother, Samuel, born 1992. She went to several schools in both Stockholm and Nynäshamn, where the family lived for several years. In Nynäshamn she worked with the amateur theatre group 'Nynäshamns Ungdoms Teater' between 1993-1997 She had her debut at age 9 in the TV series Sunes jul (1991), but her breakthrough came several years later with a film directed by Lukas Moodysson. After that she has starred in several movies and TV series, mostly in Sweden, but is planning to study medicine at Stockholm University. She now lives in Stockholm with her boyfriend and their son Harry Teodor, born June 2002.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: anonymous

Spouse (1)

Alexander Skepp (? - ?) (2 children)

Trivia (17)

Her middle name "Månstråle" means "Moonbeam" in Swedish.
Her first computer was a C-64. Now she has both PC and Mac.
Believes that part of the success of Show Me Love (1998) was the combination of an interesting and touching topic with entertainment.
Son, with Alexander Skepp, Teodor (born June 2002).
Grew up with off and on friend Ollie Tryse a.k.a. Olle Lindberg, infamous Swedish rapper.
She can do programming in C++. She also knows Linux.
Siblings: Claudia (b. 1988), Samuel (b. 1992) and Åse (b. 1993)
She likes knitting
Daughter Vera born on 1 January 2005. Father is boyfriend Alexander Skepp.
Is currently (2002-) studying medicine (pediatrics) at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, the largest medical university in the world.
Bear's Kiss (2002) was her first and only English speaking film.
Is half Finnish.
Speaks fluent English and can go from Swedish to English and vice versa quite quickly.
Appeared in 1 episode of "Eva & Adam" in the second to last season prior to appearing in 3 episodes of the last season.
She got the role of "Sofie" in "Sunes jul" after casting directors came to her school.
Began spelling her name "Rebecca" when she went to an English-speaking school as a child.
Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden [October 2005]

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