Anna-Maija Tuokko plays the role of Lara in the musical Doctor Zhivago at the Helsinki City Theatre. The musical is based on the classic novel by Boris Pasternak and is directed by Hans Berndtsson. The musical had its premiere on the 3rd of October 2013 on the big stage at the Helsinki City Theatre.
Linda Zilliacus plays the role of Anja in the new written play ”Dream Business” in the Orion Theatre, in Stockholm. The plot revolves around four women who are victims of trafficking. In different ways, the have all managed to get from the poorest parts of the world to the wealthiest, in the hope of a better life. But they are deceived by their two perpetrators, also driven by the dream that anything is possible as long as you have something to sell.
The play is written by Kertin Perski and directed by Michaela Granit. Dream Business had its premiere on the 11th of October 2013 in the Orion Theatre.
Sara Soulié and Manuela Bosco play the leads, Didi and Nadia, in the new fantasy drama series Nymphs. Nymphs is directed by Miikko Oikkonen and Teemu Nikki. Also Svante Martin, Lauri Tilkanen, Mikko Leppilampi and Amira Khalifa are seen in the series. The series is set to premiere in spring 2014.
Samuel Vauramo plays the role as The Hunter in Autumn Blood, an indie feature directed by Markus Blunder. Autumn Blood also stars Peter Stormare and Sophie Lowe. The film had its premiere on the 4th of October 2013.
Dilan Gwyn plays the Governess in the upcoming American action drama-fantasy film ”Dracula Untold” starring Luke Evans and Sarah Gadon. Dracula Untold is directed by Gary Shore and will premiere on the 17th of October 2014. The film will be the first collaboration between Universal Pictures and Legendary Pictures.
Rebecca Ferguson will star as Ergenia, daughter of the King of Thrace, in the Hercules tale feature film ”Hercules” directed by Brett Ratner (Prison Break, X-Men: The Last Stand). The film is set to release on the 25th of July 2014. Dwayne Johnson is to play the role of Hercules.
Alicia Vikander is one of the young leads in the fantasy tale Seventh Son, which also stars Jeff Bridges, Julianne Moore and Ben Barnes. Seventh Son is directed by Sergey Bodrov (Mongol) and is set to premiere on the 6th of February 2015.
The Fifth Estate is a dramatic thriller based on the real events of Julian Assange and the WikiLeaks. Alicia Vikander plays the role of Anke Domscheit, the co-worker and love interest of Daniel Bruhl’s character Daniel Berg, the german technology activist who comes to work with Assange.
The Fifth Estate is directed by Bill Condon (Dreamgirls, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn 1 & 2) and had its premiere in October 18th 2013.
Alexander Karim will feature in the Fox 21 pilot Tyrant starring Jennifer Finnigan, directed by David Yates (Harry Potter)
and created by Gideon Raff (Homeland).