Swedish actress Bibi Andersson dies aged 83

Last Updated: Apr 15 2019 15:00
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HOLLYWOOD- Acting legend Bibi Andersson has died at the age of 83. She passed away on Sunday in Stockholm. She had suffered a stroke in 2009 and one side of her body was left paralysed.

Andersson was a frequent collaborator of filmmaker Ingmar Bergman.

Her famous credits include ‘The Seventh Seal’, ‘Wild Strawberries’ and ‘I Never Promised You a Rose Garden’. Persona (1966) won Andersson the award for best actress at the 4th Guldbagge Awards, Sweden’s top film awards, and also was also nominated for a BAFTA for best foreign actress.

Andersson is survived by her husband Gabriel Mora Baeza, her daughter Jenny Grede Dahlstrand and sister Gerd Andersson.