Bibi Andersson (1935–2019)

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Her artistic dreams came early in life and were further supported by her older sister Gerd Andersson who became a ballet dancer at the Royal Opera and made her acting debut in 1951. Bibi, on the other side, had to make do with bit parts and commercials. She debuted in Dum-Bom (1953), playing against Nils Poppe. Eventually, she was able to start at... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 9 wins & 2 nominations. See more awards »


Known For

Persona Alma
Wild Strawberries Sara / Hitchhiker
The Seventh Seal Mia / Mary - Jof's wife
Arn: The Knight Templar Moder Rikissa


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 2010 Arn (TV Mini Series)
Moder Rikissa
- Episode #1.4 (2010) ... Moder Rikissa
- Episode #1.3 (2010) ... Moder Rikissa
- Episode #1.2 (2010) ... Moder Rikissa
 2009 The Frost
The Widow Rat
 2007 Arn: The Knight Templar
Moder Rikissa
 2007 Bror & syster (TV Mini Series)
Aunt Majken
 2006 When Darkness Falls
 2004 The Return of the Dancing Master (TV Movie)
Elsa Berggren
 2003 The Lost Prince (TV Movie)
Queen Alexandra
 2002 Elina: As If I Wasn't There
Tora Holm
 2000/I Anna
Annas Mor (as Bibbi Andersson)
 2000 Shit Happens
Solveig Olsson
 1998 Längtans blåa blomma (TV Mini Series)
Mrs. Tidrén
- Del 4 (1998) ... Mrs. Tidrén
- Del 3 (1998) ... Mrs. Tidrén
- Del 2 (1998) ... Mrs. Tidrén
- Del 1 (1998) ... Mrs. Tidrén
 1994 Drømspel
 1994 Il sogno della farfalla
La madre
 1994 Musikbussen (Short)
 1993 Blank päls och starka tassar (TV Movie)
Birgitta Thorell
 1992 Una estación de paso
 1991 Till Julia (TV Movie)
 1990 Haute tension (TV Series)
- La porte secrète (1990) ... Anne
 1988 Fordringsägare
 1988 Måsen (TV Movie)
 1987 Babette's Feast
Swedish Lady-in-Waiting
 1987 Los dueños del silencio
Marie-Louise Wallén, Ambassador
 1986 Poor Butterfly
 1986 Tomorrow
 1985 Wallenberg: A Hero's Story (TV Movie)
Maria 'Maj' Wallenberg
 1985 Fridas flykt (TV Movie)
 1984 Sista leken
Viktor's Wife
 1983 Savannen (TV Movie)
 1983 Berget på månens baksida
Ann-Charlotte Leffler
 1983 Black Crows
Simone Cambral
 1983 Exposed
 1983 Gråtvalsen (TV Movie)
 1981 Linje Lusta (TV Movie)
Blanch DuBois
 1981 L'oiseau bleu (TV Movie)
La Lumière
 1981 I Am Blushing
Siv Andersson
 1981 Skapelsens krona (TV Movie)
Stanley Dexter
 1980 Marmalade Revolution
 1979 Barnförbjudet
The Mother
 1979 The Concorde... Airport '79
 1979 Twice a Woman
 1979 Quintet
 1978 Question of Love
Catherine Dumais
 1978 An Enemy of the People
Catherine Stockmann
 1976 Confessions of a Fool (TV Mini Series)
Maria / Siri von Essen
- Del 4 (1976) ... Siri von Essen
- Del 3 (1976) ... Maria
- Del 2 (1976) ... Maria
- Del 1 (1976) ... Maria
 1976 Vortex
Patricia Tauling
 1975 Rain over Santiago
Monique Calvé
 1974 After the Fall (TV Movie)
 1974 La rivale
Blanche Huysman
 1974 Scenes from a Marriage
 1973 Makt på spel (TV Series)
Inger Lindén (1973)
 1973 The Hour of Parting
Elsa Jacobsen
 1973 Scenes from a Marriage (TV Mini Series)
- Oskuld och panik (1973) ... Katarina
 1972 Chelovek s drugoy storony
Britt Stagnelius
 1971 The Touch
Karin Vergerus
 1970 Story of a Woman
Karin Ullman
 1970 The Kremlin Letter
Erika Kosnov
 1969 Fröken Julie (TV Movie)
Fröken Julie
 1969 The Passion of Anna
Eva Vergérus / Self
 1969 Blow Hot, Blow Cold
Margit Lindmark
 1969 Think of a Number
Jane Merrild / Alice Badram
 1968 Black Palm Trees
Elin Pappila
 1968 The Girls
Liz Lindstrand
 1967 A Question of Rape
Marianne Séverin
 1967 Trettondagsafton (TV Movie)
 1966 Scusi, lei è favorevole o contrario?
Ingrid (as Bibi Anderson)
 1966 Persona
 1966 Duel at Diablo
Ellen Grange
 1966 My Sister My Love
Charlotte / Sister
 1966 A Ballad of Love
Woman at the aerodrome
 1966 The Island
 1965 Juninatt
 1964 All These Women
 1962 Short Is the Summer
 1962 The Swedish Mistress
The Girl
 1961 Ljuva ungdomstid (TV Movie)
Muriel McComber, David's daughter
 1961 The Pleasure Garden
Anna, Fanny's Daughter (as Bibi)
 1961 Det låter som ett hjärta (TV Movie)
Mia, the daughter
 1961 Square of Violence
 1961 Karneval
 1960 The Devil's Eye
 1960 Bröllopsdagen
Sylvia Blom
 1959 Den kära leken
 1959 Lilith (TV Movie)
A tailor's daughter
 1958 The Magician
Sara Lindqvist
 1958 Rabies (TV Movie)
 1958 Brink of Life
Hjördis Petterson
 1958 You Are My Adventure
Christina Blom
 1957 Wild Strawberries
Sara / Hitchhiker
 1957 Summer Place Wanted
Mona Dahlström
 1957 Mr. Sleeman Is Coming (TV Movie)
 1957 The Seventh Seal
Mia / Mary - Jof's wife
 1956 Last Pair Out
 1956 Egen ingång
Karin Johansson
 1955 Smiles of a Summer Night
 1955 Flickan i regnet
Lilly (as Bibbi Andersson)
 1954 En natt på Glimmingehus
Maj Månsson (as Bibbi Andersson)
 1954 Sir Arne's Treasure
 1953 Dum-Bom
Elvira (as Bibbi Andersson)
 1953 Vingslag i natten
Student at Tornelius' party (uncredited)
 1952 U-Boat 39
Girl on the train (uncredited)
 1951 Miss Julie
Dancing girl (uncredited)
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Other Works:

'Eugene O'Neill''s play 'Long Day's Journey Into Night'. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 2 Articles | 4 Pictorials | 5 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Bibi Anderson | Bibbi Andersson | Bibi


5' 4¼" (1.63 m)


Gabriel Mora Baeza  (her death) | See more »


Josef Andersson | Karin Mansion

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No relation to actress Harriet Andersson. See more »

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