Join or Sign In

Sign in to customize your TV listings

Continue with Facebook Continue with email

By joining TV Guide, you agree to our Terms of Use and acknowledge the data practices in our Privacy Policy.

Rebecca Ferguson Biography

Birth Name:
Rebecca Louisa Ferguson Sundström
Birth Place:
Stockholm, Sweden

Fast Facts

  • Father is Swedish; mother is British
  • Went to the famed Alfred Fredrik's Music School in Stockholm as a child
  • Started acting at age 15, when she was cast in the prime-time Swedish soap opera Nya Tider
  • Nominated for a Rising Star Award at the Stockholm International Film Festival in 2011
  • There are claims that Ferguson may be a very distant relative of Sarah, Duchess of York
  • Rebecca's mother, Rosemary, is British and moved to Sweden when she was 25


  • 2014Golden Globe-Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries or Motion Picture Made for Television: nominated


  • Rosemary -- Mother
  • Ludwig -- Significant Other
  • Isac -- Son