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Pernilla August

Pernilla August

Feb 13, 1958, Stockholm, Sweden
Pernilla August (Swedish pronunciation: [pæ²ɳɪlːa ¹aʊɡɵst] (listen); born Mia Pernilla Hertzman-Ericson; 13 February 1958) is a Swedish actress, director and screenwriter. Being one of Sweden's leading actresses and a longtime collaborator with director Ingmar Bergman, she won the Best Actress Award at the 1992 Cannes Film Festival for her role in his The Best Intentions. She is best known for portraying Shmi Skywalker in Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace and Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones.

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