Christina Schollin

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Christina Schollin
Christina Schollin 1993.jpg
Schollin at a formal Mae West Centenary dinner at Berns on 17 August 1993
Born Christina Alma Elisabet Schollin
(1937-12-26) 26 December 1937 (age 80)
Stockholm, Sweden
Other names Christina Skolin (1956)
Occupation Actress
Spouse(s) Hans Wahlgren (m. 1962)
Children Peter, Niclas, Pernilla, Linus

Christina Schollin (born Christina Alma Elisabet Schollin; 26 December 1937) is a Swedish actress.[1] She is best known to international audiences mainly through her appearances in motion pictures, such as Dear John, Song of Norway and Ingmar Bergman's Fanny and Alexander.[2][3]

The "angel" theme has become an integral part of Schollin's image, and until 2011 she ran her own gift shop with that motif and product, plus an adjacent lounge for performing arts, in the Old Town Gamla stan of Stockholm.[4][5]

She is perhaps best known for her roles as Margaretha Öhman in the series Varuhuset, and Birgitta Wästberg in the series Tre Kronor.[6][7] In later years she is best known for participating in her daughter Pernilla Wahlgrens TV series Wahlgrens värld which is broadcast on Kanal5.[8][2]

Family[edit]

Since 1962 she is married to actor Hans Wahlgren; the couple have four children: Peter, Niclas, Pernilla and Linus Wahlgren.[9]

She won the award for Best Actress at the 3rd Guldbagge Awards for her role in Ormen.[10]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Christina Schollin" (in Swedish). Swedish Film Institute. Retrieved 18 March 2010. 
  2. ^ a b "Christina Schollin bläddrar i barnens citatböcker - Berg flyttar in - tv4.se". Retrieved 12 October 2017. 
  3. ^ Vermilye, Jerry (15 November 2006). "Ingmar Bergman: His Life and Films". McFarland. Retrieved 12 October 2017 – via Google Books. 
  4. ^ "Ängelkaoset på Christina Schollins hemsida - Tramsfrans". 3 December 2016. Retrieved 12 October 2017. 
  5. ^ I nerja kan jag ladda batterierna Retrieved 12 October 2017
  6. ^ "Christina Schollin minns 30-årsjubilaren Varuhuset: "Det var en härlig bitchroll"". 9 March 2017. Retrieved 12 October 2017. 
  7. ^ "Aftonbladet nöje: Chistina Schollin - såpadrottningen". wwwc.aftonbladet.se. Retrieved 12 October 2017. 
  8. ^ "Bianca Ingrossos ilska – mot Christina Schollin". Retrieved 12 October 2017. 
  9. ^ "Så firar Wahlgren sina 40 år – ett år för sent". Aftonbladet (in Swedish). Retrieved 25 December 2017. 
  10. ^ "Ormen (1966)". The Swedish Film Database. Retrieved 27 February 2014. 

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