Ágústa Eva Erlendsdóttir

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This is an Icelandic name. The last name is a patronymic, not a family name; this person is properly referred to by the given name Ágústa Eva.

Ágústa Eva Erlendsdóttir (pronounced [ˈauːkusta ˈɛːva ˈɛrlɛntsˌtouʰtɪr]; born 28 July 1982) is an Icelandic singer and actress. She was a member of the band Ske, and in 2005 began her solo career.[1] She is best known for her portrayal of the controversial character Silvía Night. She studied acting in École Philippe Gaulier theatre school, Paris[2] and got the Edda Award 2005 for best TV personality of the year and for the best TV show "Sjáumst með Silvíu Nótt" or "See ya with Silvia Night" in English.[3]

Ágústa Eva was voted the sexiest woman in Iceland as her character Silvia Night by the listeners of the national radio station RUV, and herself wound up in 4th place. She also provides the speaking and singing voice of Rapunzel in the Icelandic dub of Disney's Tangled. She was later cast as the Snow Queen, Elsa in the Icelandic dub of Disney's Frozen. She played Eva Lind in the film Jar City (2006), based on the book with the same name by Arnaldur Indriðason and directed by Baltasar Kormákur, Audur in Country Wedding (2007) directed by Valdís Óskarsdóttir, and the young version of Bjarnfreður in Bjarnfreðarson (2009) directed by Ragnar Bragason.[1] She was seen in the music video promoting the Best Party.[4]

Discography[edit]

Singles[edit]

  • 2014 – "Þetta er nóg" (from Let It Go The Complete Set ("Frozen"))

Filmography[edit]

Film[edit]

Year Film Role Notes
2006 Mýrin Eva Lind
2008 Sveitabrúðkaup Auður
2009 Epic Fail Sigga Short
2009 Góða Ferð Short
2009 Bjarnfreðarson Young Bjarnfreður
2010 Tangled Rapunzel Icelandic voice
2011 Kurteist fólk Margrét
2011 Borgríki Andrea
2012 Ávaxtakarfan Eva the Orange
2013 Frozen Queen Elsa Icelandic voice
2014 Borgríki II: Blóð Hraustra Manna Andrea

Television[edit]

Year Work Role Notes
2005 Sjáumst með Silvíu Nótt Silvia Night Edda Award for best television program
2007 The Silvia Night Show Silvia Night
2010 Hlemmavídeó Sómastúlkan

Theater[edit]

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