10. While living in Iceland, she was cast in a small role in the film Í skugga hrafnsins.

During Noomi's childhood, her parents moved their family out to Iceland for a few years. There, at eight years old, she landed her first movie role in the Icelandic film, which translates to In the Shadow of the Raven, about Viking Age Iceland. Although her part was non-speaking, it apparently sparked her love for acting.