Rebecca Ferguson co-stars in the latest ‘Mission: Impossible’ movie as a trained sniper who shares the heroics and the action scenes with Tom Cruise's character Ethan Hunt.
Fun facts about Rebecca Ferguson (Source: Wikipedia)
She played the lead role of upper-class girl Anna Gripenhielm in the soap-opera Nya tider and later played Chrissy in the Swedish-American soap Ocean Ave.
Swedish director Richard Hobert spotted her at the Simrishamn town market in 2011, which led to her starring in his film A One – Way to Antibes. She has also appeared in the horror film Strandvaskaren and the upcoming filmVi alongside Gustaf Skarsgård.
In August 2012, it was announced Ferguson had been cast to play Elizabeth Woodville in the ten-part BBC historical drama The White Queen, based on Philippa Gregory's The Cousins' War novels about the women of theWars of the Roses. Ferguson's role in The White Queen has been met with praise, winning her a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actress – Miniseries or Television Film. Ferguson played the female lead, Ilsa Faust, in 2015's Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation.
‘Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation’ opens in theaters Friday, July 31st.