Josephine Alhanko

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Josephine Alhanko
Born Josephine Alhanko
(1981-04-24) 24 April 1981 (age 33)
Stockholm, Sweden
Occupation Actress, Model

Josephine Alhanko, (born 24 April 1981, in Stockholm, Sweden) is a Swedish actress and former Miss Sweden titleholder.[1] She is niece of the ballet dancer, Anneli Alhanko.

Alhanko became Sweden's 28th semifinalist at the Miss Universe 2006 pageant, held on 23 July in Los Angeles, California.[2][3] She is the first Miss Sweden to place in nine years, currently the longest absence in history. At the Miss Universe pageant, Josephine beat several favourites, such as Erin McNaught of Australia. She has acted in various TV-productions, movies and plays. She was also a student in the English National Ballet School (1997–98). Alhanko won the title Miss Sweden 2006 on 30 March. The judges described her as professional, humble and sympathetic.

She plays Flash in the series Real Humans which was broadcast on SVT and on Yle in Finland.[4]


  1. ^ "Sexy Miss Sweden Not Just a Pretty Face". ABC News. Retrieved 28 September 2014. 
  2. ^ Axel Bard Bringéus. "Nya tider för ny Fröken Sverige". Retrieved 28 September 2014. 
  3. ^ "Fröken Sverige gifter sig". Expressen. Retrieved 28 September 2014. 
  4. ^ "Man blir berörd av hubotarnas situation". Metro. 28 November 2013. Retrieved 28 September 2014. 

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