3. Her first English-speaking role is in Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows.

While actress Rooney Mara is taking on Rapace’s claim-to-international-fame role in the American remake of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, Rapace headed to Hollywood for her first English-speaking role in the second installment of the Sherlock Holmes series. In the expected blockbuster, out this weekend, Rapace plays a gypsy fortune teller who accompanies Holmes and Watson on their journey to capture a criminal mastermind.