Josephine Bornebusch

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Josephine Bornebusch
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Josephine Bornebusch (2013)
Born Leyla Jerrie Josephine Bornebusch
(1981-09-12) 12 September 1981 (age 35)
Stockholm, Sweden
Occupation Actress
Children 1

Leyla Jerrie Josephine Bornebusch (born 12 September 1981) is a Swedish actress. She began her acting career in the Swedish drama series Rederiet in 1999 and a year later she starred alongside Alexander Skarsgård in the films White Water Fury and Wings of Glass.[1][2] In 2002 Bornebusch again acted in a film alongside Skarsgård as one of the lead roles of the film The Dog Trick.[3] She was an actor in the comedy show Playa del Sol on SVT1.[4] She was also one of the regular hosts of Fredag Hela Veckan, a Swedish version of Saturday Night Live. She has starred as "Mickan" in the comedy series Solsidan.[4]

Bornebusch is a writer, associate producer, and female lead opposite Greg Poehler in Welcome to Sweden which was broadcast on TV4 in Sweden and on NBC in the United States.[2] The series was cancelled on 28 July 2015.[5]

In July 2014 Bornebusch revealed that she was pregnant with her first child.[6] In late August of the same year she gave birth to a son.[7]

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  1. ^ "Så gick det för skådespelarna i Rederiet | Extra | Expressen". 2010-04-01. Retrieved 2014-07-06. 
  2. ^ a b "Josephine Bornebusch". NBC. 2014-06-17. Retrieved 2014-07-06. 
  3. ^ "Hundtricket går hem". Svenska Dagbladet. Retrieved 2014-07-08. 
  4. ^ a b "Paradigm Signs Swedish Comedy Star Josephine Bornebusch". 2013-08-23. Retrieved 2014-07-06. 
  5. ^ Goldberg, Lesley (28 July 2015). "NBC Cancels 'Welcome to Sweden'". The Hollywood Reporter. Retrieved 3 August 2015. 
  6. ^ "Josephine Bornebusch är gravid | Nöjesbladet | Aftonbladet". 2014-07-01. Retrieved 2014-07-06. 
  7. ^ "Josephine Bornebusch har blivit mamma". Expressen. Retrieved 20 September 2014. 

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