A beautiful Swedish actress Lena Olin has been nominated for several of the acting awards which also include a Golden Globe for the Unbearable Lightness of Being in 1988, and Academy Award for Enemies, A Love Story in 1989. Some of her other well known movies in which she has made her appearances are Chocolat, directed by her husband named Lasse Hallstrom in 2000, Queen of the Damned in 2002, Casanova in 2005 and The Reader in 2008. In addition to that, Lena was also one of the main cast members in second season of a TV series known as Alias. She had also starred in Swedish sitcom Welcome to Sweden.
Lena is the native of Stockholm, Sweden. She came into this world on 22nd March of the year 1955 which has now made her reach at the age of 60. Despite she has already reached at her sixties, she has maintained to look younger, beautiful and charming. Although she is known by the name Lena Olin, as a child, she was named as Lena Maria Jonna Olin. She was born as the youngest among the three children to her parents Britta Holmberg and Stig Olin. She went to get her education from the National Academy of Dramatic Art located in Sweden and she studied acting from there.
Lena had participated in Miss Scandivania 1975 and was also crowned as the title holder. The competition was held in Helsinki, Finland in October of 1974. She used to work as substitute teacher as well as a hospital nurse before she started her career in acting. She performed for more than a decade with Royal Dramatic Theatre of Sweden in classic plays by William Shakespeare and August Strindberg. She had also made her appearance in the smaller roles of several Swedish movies directed by Bergman and in productions of the Swedish TV’s TV-Theatre Company.
Olin is married to her husband named Lasse Hallstrom who is a film director. The pair met with each other in Sweden in 1992. After dating for a couple of years, they exchanged their vows and their marriage ceremony was held in Hedvig Eleonora Church located in Stockholm. She then gave birth to their first baby, a daughter named Tora in 1995. At present, she is residing in New York with her husband and children. Previous to getting married, she was in relationship with Orjan Ramberg who is also an actor. She also has a son named Auguste Rahmberg together with Orjan whom she gave birth in 1986.
Olin stands tall at the height of 5 feet and 10 inches that is 1.78 m. As she was born in the month of March, her birth sign is Aries. She is also the member of the jury at Cannes Film Festival. In addition to that, she has a fine singing voice. She has also recorded a Swedish song titled as Manniskors gladje which was written and composed by her father. Besides that, to get more details related to her bio, family activities and other activities, she can also get connected via her Instagram and Twitter account and it can also be obtained from various sources.