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Sif Ruud (1916–2011)

Sif Ruud was born in an well-off family, but when her stepfather had spent all of her mother's money, conditions for the family became more modest. A friend of her mother's was told about young Sif's interest in acting and gave her acting lessons. In 1934 she began her studies at the Royal Dramatic Theatre's acting school in Stockholm. One of her ... See full bio »

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Filmography

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 1996 Att stjäla en tjuv
Alma
 1996 Alla dagar alla nätter (TV Movie)
Alice
 1996 Idlaflickorna (TV Movie)
Fru Ål
 1995 Alfred
Andriette Nobel
 1995 Stora och små män
Mrs Alm
 1995 Like It Never Was Before
Evelyn
 1992 The Best Intentions
Beda Bergman
 1991 The Best Intentions (TV Mini-Series)
Beda Bergman
- Episode #1.3 (1991) ... Beda Bergman
- Episode #1.1 (1991) ... Beda Bergman
 1991 Osynlig närvaro (TV Mini-Series)
Grandmother Tora
 1990 The Secret
Greta
 1988 Enkel resa
Astrid
 1985 Lösa förbindelser (TV Series)
Elsa
 1982 Time Out (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.1 (1982)
 1981 Stjärnhuset (TV Series)
Mytha
- Novan i fjärran (1981) ... Mytha
- Drakskörden (1981) ... Mytha
- Kampen om skinnet (1981) ... Mytha
- Skeppet Argo (1981) ... Mytha
- Den gyllene väduren (1981) ... Mytha
 1981 Missförståndet (TV Movie)
Modern
 1980 Children's Island
Mrs. Bergman-Ritz
 1980 Swedenhielms (TV Movie)
Boman, housekeeper
 1980 Trollsommar
The old woman
 1979 My Beloved
Magda
 1978 A Walk in the Sun
Siv
 1977 Albert & Herbert (TV Series)
Frida Larsson
- Det är jag och lilla Frida (1977) ... Frida Larsson
 1977 Men så en dag om morgonen (TV Movie)
Alice Lundgren
 1977 Paradistorg
Emma
 1976 Face to Face
Elisabeth Wankel
 1975 Maria
Maria's Mother
 1974 Rågvakt (TV Movie)
Old woman
 1974 Dunderklumpen!
Elvira Fattigan (voice)
 1974 A Handful of Love
Thekla Renholm
 1974 Skuggan av en hjälte (TV Movie)
 1973 Mumindalen (TV Series)
Too-ticki
- Att våga bli arg (1973) ... Too-ticki (voice)
- Det osynliga barnet (1973) ... Too-ticki (voice)
- Förfäder och sonsöner (1973) ... Too-ticki (voice)
- Muminmamman (1973) ... Too-ticki (voice)
- Den första våren (1973) ... Too-ticki (voice)
 1973 Revisorn (TV Movie)
 1973 Ett resande teatersällskap (TV Mini-Series)
Teodor's aunt
- De bräder som föreställer världen (1973) ... Teodor's aunt
 1970 The Lie (TV Movie)
Miss Prakt
 1969 You're Lying!
Anna, Bjrn's mother
 1969 The Father
Margaret
 1968 Påsk (TV Movie)
Fru Heyst
 1968 Lärda fruntimmer (TV Movie)
Bélise
 1968 Jag talar om Jerusalem (TV Movie)
Sarah Kahn
 1968 Hönssoppa med korngryn (TV Movie)
Sarah Kahn
 1967 Proviekationer (TV Movie)
 1966 Hemsöborna (TV Series)
Madam Flod
 1965 ...för vänskaps skull...
Mia Häger
 1964 Swedish Portraits
Miss Fridlund
 1963 My Love Is Like a Rose
Ms. Tullberg
 1963 Dream of Happiness
Hurtander's secretary
 1963 Kurragömma
Lucie
 1962 Lady in White
Eivor Jansson
 1962 Ticket to Paradise
Mrs. Berg
 1961 Gäst hos verkligheten (TV Movie)
Mother
 1961 Taggen (TV Movie)
 1961 Pärlemor
Mrs. Gyllenfalk
 1961 Hällebäcks gård
Anna
 1961 Ljuvlig är sommarnatten
Gretel Ström
 1960 När mörkret faller
Frideborg Jansson
 1960 Forelsket i København
Majorskan
 1960 Sommar och syndare
Ms. Prytz
 1960 Tärningen är kastad
Elly Larsson, cleaning-lady
 1959 Pirates on the Malonen
Kristin
 1959 Heaven and Pancakes
Franceska Larsson
 1959 Den kära leken
Telephone operator
 1959 Fly mej en greve
Aunt Agda
 1959 Lend Me Your Wife
Mrs. Bergman (uncredited)
 1959 Swinging at the Castle
Mrs. Brick
 1959 Fröken Chic
Ms. Trimling
 1958 The Magician
Sofia Garp
 1958 Make Way for Lila
Peasant Woman
 1958 Miss April
Mrs. Nilsson
 1958 Skandalskolan (TV Movie)
Mrs Candour
 1958 Som man bäddar...
Ms. Strid
 1958 You Are My Adventure
House-maid #1
 1958 Damen i svart
Aina Engström
 1957 Wild Strawberries
Aunt Olga
 1957 Summer Place Wanted
Guest at masquerade (uncredited)
 1957 Lille Fridolf blir morfar
Aunt Cecilia
 1956 Den långa julmiddagen
Ermengarde
 1956 Sceningång
Landlady
 1956 Moon Over Hellesta
Ulla Forsberg
 1956 Tarps Elin
Waitress
 1956 Lille Fridolf och jag
Aunt Cecilia
 1956 Swing it, fröken!
Mrs. Nilsson
 1956 Girl in Tails
Lotten Brenner
 1956 Ratataa
Kristin (as Siv Ruud)
 1956 Girls Without Rooms
Prostitute
 1956 Det är aldrig för sent
Dagmar, cook
 1956 Främlingen från skyn
Elin Lundgren (as Siv Ruud)
 1956 Egen ingång
Wardrobe attendant (uncredited)
 1955 Paradise
Nora
 1954 No Time for Shame
The evil lady
 1954 Sir Arne's Treasure
Fish Worker
 1954 Taxi 13
Miss Haglund
 1954 Storm över Tjurö
Alma Persson
 1954 Hjälpsamma herrn
Mrs. Blomgren
 1953 Malin går hem
Nurse Greta
 1953 I dimma dold
Bojan of Stureplan
 1953 Barabbas
Fat Woman
 1953 Möte med livet
Mrs. Jakobsson
 1952 Säg det med blommor
Helena Blomkvist
 1951 Divorced
Rut Boman
 1951 Elddonet
The Queen (voice)
 1950 Hjärter knekt
Prostitute
 1950 To Joy
Stina (uncredited)
 1949 Vagabond Blacksmiths
Kilbergs-Lina
 1949 Kärleken segrar
Mrs. Holm
 1949 Father Bom
Adela Pettersson, widow
 1949 Only a Mother
Teacher
 1949 Thirst
Widow (uncredited)
 1949 Playing Truant
Miss Hoffman's friend in Uppsala (uncredited)
 1949 Farlig vår
Tjinonan (uncredited)
 1949 The Street
Mrs. Bergman
 1948 Port of Call
Mrs. Krona
 1948 On These Shoulders
Mrs. Andreasson
 1948 Lars Hård
Child Welfare Officer
 1947 Den långa vägen
Kata Dahlstroem
 1947 Neglected by His Wife
Wife (uncredited)
 1947 Woman Without a Face
Magda Svensson (as Siv Rud)
 1947 How to Love
Lotten
 1947 Dynamite
Mrs. Bodin
 1946 It Rains on Our Love
Gerti Törnberg (uncredited)
 1946 Johansson and Vestman
Mrs. Larsson, cook (uncredited)
 1946 Kristin Commands
Applicant for position
 1946 Försök inte med mej
Forslund's house-maid (uncredited)
 1945 13 stolar
Ms. Åkerman
 1945 Crime and Punishment
Brothel hostess (uncredited)
 1944 På farliga vägar
Greta Hansson
 1944 Släkten är bäst
Lisa, house-maid (uncredited)
 1942 Man glömmer ingenting
Anna (uncredited)
 1942 General von Döbeln
Housemaid at Vaxholm
 1941 Första divisionen
Sperling's Nurse (uncredited)
 1938 Kloka gubben
Student
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Astrid Lindgren's "Mio min Mio" at the Swedish Radio Theater. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Article | See more »

Alternate Names:

Siv Rud | Siv Ruud
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

What I say to young people who want to become actors is: if you can stay away from it, do. I couldn't.

Trivia:

Has said in an interview that her problems with dyslexia has helped her in her job, for because of them she has to read the scripts very carefully.

Star Sign:

Taurus

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