Anita Björk
Date of Birth
Apr 25, 1923
Birth Place:
Tallberg, Sweden

Biography

Swedish leading lady Anita Bjork made her screen bow in 1942's The Road to Heaven. Thereafter, she worked with virtually every leading Swedish director, including Ingmar Bergman, Arne Mattson, Gustav Molander, Bo Widenberg, and Alf Sjoberg. Her most celebrated film performance was the title role in Sjoberg's Miss Julie (1951). Among her rare non-Swedish film assignments was the 1954 20th Century...