Josephine Bornebusch

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Josephine Bornebusch
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Josephine Bornebusch (2013)
Leyla Jerrie Josephine Bornebusch

(1981-09-12) 12 September 1981 (age 38)
Stockholm, Sweden

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 actress 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 starred as the character "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". 1 April 2010. Retrieved 6 July 2014.
  2. ^ a b "Josephine Bornebusch". NBC. 17 June 2014. Retrieved 6 July 2014.
  3. ^ "Hundtricket går hem". Svenska Dagbladet. Retrieved 8 July 2014.
  4. ^ a b "Paradigm Signs Swedish Comedy Star Josephine Bornebusch". 23 August 2013. Retrieved 6 July 2014.
  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". 1 July 2014. Retrieved 6 July 2014.
  7. ^ "Josephine Bornebusch har blivit mamma". Expressen. Retrieved 20 September 2014.

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