|Alba August Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 5 in|
|Date of Birth||June 6, 1993|
Alba August is a Danish-born Swedish actress who rose to fame with her portrayal of Simone Andersen in the Netflix series The Rain.
Alba Adèle August
In 2018, Alba completed her training at the National School of Performing Arts in Copenhagen.
- Father – Bille August (Director)
- Mother – Pernilla August (Actress, Director)
- Siblings – Asta August (Younger Sister) (Actress), Anders Frithiof August (Older Brother) (Screenwriter)
- Others – Agnes Östergren (Older Half-Sister) (Actress)
Alba is represented by Agentfirman Planthaber/Kildén.
5 ft 5 in or 165 cm
53 kg or 117 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
- Pale white skin tone
- Beautiful eyes
Alba August Facts
- She was brought up in Copenhagen, Denmark.
- Acting came naturally to Alba as she was raised in a family associated with and well-known in the entertainment industry.
- Her parents Bille and Pernilla August legally parted ways in 1997.
- Alba made her debut TV show appearance as Lina in The Sandhamn Murders in 2013. Prior to that, in 2001, she was cast in her first feature film A Song for Martin.
- In 2018, Alba was cast in the Netflix series The Rain as the lead character of Simone Andersen. The cast included the likes of actors Lucas Lynggaard Tønnesen, Mikkel Følsgaard, Lukas Løkken, and Jessica Dinnage.
- Her television and film credits include Alla utom vi, A Thousand Years, Knutby, Händelser vid vatten, and 2 Døgn.
- Alba won the title of “EFP Shooting Star” at the 2018 Berlin International Film Festival.
- She released her debut single titled We’re Not Gonna Make It on July 30, 2020. The song was even featured in an episode of The Rain. Later, on November 12, 2021, she came out with her first album called I Still Hide. It was featured in the top 10 spot on Apple Music‘s Swedish album chart.
- Alba can fluently speak Swedish and Danish.
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