Helena Kristina Bergström Nutley (born 5 February 1964) is a Swedish actress and film director. From an acting family, she began her career in 1982. She has appeared on the stages of the Royal Dramatic Theatre (Dramaten) and the Stockholm City Theatre, but is best known for her work in films. The Women on the Roof is considered a breakout role for her. Her most awarded film is The Last Dance, for which she received the Guldbagge Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role and Festival Awards in Montreal and Istanbul. Her husband, Colin Nutley, has directed her in several movies. In 2007, she directed for the first time for the film Mind the Gap. She is also a screenwriter and a singer.
Bergström was born in Kortedala, Gothenburg, the daughter of actress Kerstin Widgren and Hans Bergström, a director and actor. Her maternal grandfather, Olof Widgren, was also an actor.Bergström studied in Mississippi in the United States as an exchange student when she was a teenager.She is married to Colin Nutley, with whom she has two children, Molly and Timothy, and a stepson, Daniel Nutley. They met while filming Blackjack. At the time, Nutley was married and was 20 years her senior. They live in an apartment on Kungsholmen, an island in central Stockholm, where her grandparents lived. They also have a house in the country.
Movies & TV shows
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Weddings, Funerals and Baptisms
An uncharacteristic slip-up at her daughter's wedding leads a married woman to a most unexpected dilemma.
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What a Damn Circus
"What a Damn Circus" is a story about a young university student who falls in love with a promising violinist, but something happens that changes his life completely. Hugo ends up at Circus Margt and ...
A terrible discovery paralyzes the small community when the police inspector returns to her hometown.
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Vänligen Lars Lerin
Lars Lerin is one of Sweden most beloved artists. Now he seeks new friends and meet creative people he honestly wants to get to know.
A pregnant woman is murdered in 1990 by being buried in the sand and becoming submerged by the tide. It took 25 years for the murder to be solved. The police academy is holding a cold case exercise. S...
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A TV host invites Swedish celebrities and interesting people to her summer island in the Stockholm Archipelago for an evening filled with food, drink, laughs and emotion. She interviews her guests to ...
A Holy Mess
A comedy about the new alternative family and how different family situations and relationships come to a head during the premier family weekend.
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Johanna works as a journalist. Her husband has left her for a younger woman and her boss is an idiot. She had a great life crisis and decided to try a new medicine.
The Fourth Man
The West German embassy in Sweden was occupied by German terrorists in 1975. Sweden's long-standing pride in being a peaceful nation has been attacked. The Swedish Security Police believe the six terr...
It's Midsummer Eve and Julie sets her sights on Jean, Kristin's betrothed. What can Kristin do? Both she and Jean are employed by Julie's father. Julie gets her night with Jean. But at what cost?
Alongside a tranquil road somewhere in Sweden live a number of people who are pretty much like people in general. When a highly improbable and catastrophic chain of events besets them, it leads to bre...
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Skavlan is hosted by a Norwegian journalist. The first guests to appear on the show were former Prime Minister of Sweden Gran Persson and his wife Anitra. On May 8, 2009, it was announced that Skavlan...
Single mother Lotta and her younger sister Sanna are both successful in their different jobs, and are living very different lives, but are attracted to men who are their opposites.
A gripping portrait of the dramatic, extravagant and ego-centric actor Ernst-Hugo Järegård (1928-1998) who would always be at the center of everything. On the out side he was a hailed and confident di...
Angelica "Angel" Holst was a celebrated rockstar in the 80's but since then her fame and popularity has faded. Now it's time to step back into the spotlight - but to reach the top again she needs medi...
Selma is a 2 parts drama series based on Swedish world renowned novelist Selma Lagerlöf’s life. In the first part, Selma is in Sicily with her lover Sophie Elkan. The second part is years later, when ...
Mind the Gap
Two girls of different background, one a immigrant from Turkey and the other a girl that needs to get out of her fathers shadow both apply to the police academy were they become close friends.
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Robins is a Swedish late-night talk show which premiered on SVT2 on August 23, 2006. The host is the young stand-up comedian Robin Paulsson from Malmö. The show's format is similar to that of other la...
Elisabeth and Gudrun are two Swedish divorcées, both over 40, who meet when Elisabeth parks her car on a loading zone and is ticketed by Gudrun. Despite this shaky start, a friendship grows between th...
The Queen of Sheba's Pearls
Set in post-war England, a mysterious woman arrives at the Prettys' rural family home on the eve of young Jack's 16th birthday. Her remarkable likeness to Jack's mother, Emily, who tragically died in ...
A journalist is writing about a murder she suspects is the work of the Yugoslav Mafia. Paradiset runs the shelter for battered women. The foundation should be looked into by Thomas. A man wrote it.
Christina Furhage, the head of the Olympic Games in Sweden, died from her injuries after the Victoriastadium was destroyed in a bomb attack. The police want to know why the stadium was destroyed. The ...
The strange fruit was in the seventies. They lived the rock lifestyle to the max, groupies, drugs, internal tension, and an ex front man died from an overdose. They died when lightning struck the stag...
Under the Sun
After the death of his mother, Olof lives alone on his family's farm. Unable to read and write, he is dependent on his younger friend, who helps him in the afternoons. He bragged about having known hu...
Such Is Life
Tin-Tin is a bar pianist, living with the radio talk show host Paul in a relation gone stale. Still her parents are expecting grandchildren. Then a self certain Norwegian business man turns up giving ...
A policeman from Sweden is in Norrbotten to join his brother. While there he starts to work on a case where reindeers have been killed and he discovers that his brother is involved.
House of Angels: The Second Summer
Fanny and Zack is back, after she inherited Änglagård last year. Everytone looks forward to their new stay. Axel has told Fanny he is her father, but who else? Ivar also thinks he is her father. Be re...
The Last Dance
Blackpool, a dancing contest, a dead woman. This is the opening scene of this movie, which then continues by telling us the story preceding this sad accident - or is it a murder? We will get to know t...
Their dream of happiness and the perfect caper became a dizzying adventure, full of excitement, humor, passion and great adventure.
House of Angels
In a small village in Vstergtland, everything is turned upside-down when a local man dies and his cottage is passed on to his unknown relative. She is riding a motorcycle. Flogflt's plans to buy the c...
They go out to dance every weekend. They meet Inger at a dance. Some of Kaj's friends are in a band. Tommy is known for seducing women when he gets the chance. It doesn't take him long to have an affa...
Young Charlie becomes a farmhand on a remote Swedish island during the early 19th century. His master is a pirate who, together with his two daughters, live on killing shipwrecked sailors and stealing...
The writer Stig Larsson's feature film debut. A different film which moves around various acting styles - various reality levels. The writer Stig converses with his friend Kim who's in London. A conve...
Annika lives with her parents in Vrmland, close to the border to Norway, when the war breaks out. Her cousin is a dealer in the black market and has to flee from the police. A woman gets a job as a wa...
The Women on the Roof
An innocent and beautiful girl, Linnea rents an apartment in Stockholm just before WWI. As she works for an old man who owns a photography studio she meets Anna, a photographer with whom she develops ...
John is a legal assistant who is looking forward to marriage to his fiancée Sally, but his daydream is interrupted when a model plane crashes through his window. A family of six invades his life and a...
A managing director (Ernst-Hugo Järegård) comes uninvited home to one of his workers and humiliates him and his girlfriend.
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The Guldbagge Awards
The Guldbagge Awards are an annual Swedish film awards ceremony. A statuette depicting a rose chafer is awarded to winners. The Swedish Film Institute is in charge of the awards. The awards ceremony i...
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The country's representative for the song contest is determined by the annual music competition organised by Swedish public broadcasters.
Weddings, funerals and baptisms - the movie
The TV series has a sequel. We follow the families as they go through autumn and winter on their way to Christmas celebrations and a New Year's Eve which inevitably means an end to the old and a begin...
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