1. She will play Elizabeth Shaw in next year's Ridley Scott movie Prometheus.

Fresh off the set of the Sherlock Holmes film, Rapace was immediately cast in director Ridley Scott’s upcoming film Prometheus, a film originally, though no longer, intended to be a prequel to the Alien movies. In the science fiction thriller, the Swedish actress will play Elizabeth Shaw, a character whom Rapace likened to Sigourney Weaver's beloved heroine, Ellen Ripley.