Sweden's news in English

Editions:  Europe · Austria · Denmark · France · Germany · Italy · Norway · Spain · Sweden · Switzerland

Swedish actress Johanna Sällström dies

Share this article

12:50 CET+01:00
Swedish actress Johanna Sällström was found dead in her apartment in Malmö on Tuesday night.

Police broke into the apartment after members of her family had made contact. No crime is suspected.

Sällström starred in a number of Swedish television series and films. In 1997 she received the best actress award at Sweden's most prestigious film industry awards ceremony for her portrayal of a drug addict in the movie 'Beneath the Surface'.

In recent years she played the part of Linda Wallander in thirteen films in the 'Wallander' criminal drama series.

Johanna Sällström was 32 years old.


Share this article

From our sponsors

The Stockholm restaurants where Sweden's top chefs eat

Sweden's top chefs have chosen their favourite Stockholm restaurants, from Michelin-starred culinary blow-outs to some of the best-kept secrets across the entire city. Here we present an exclusive sneak peek into the glory of the some of our best chefs’ favourite and funkiest Stockholm food lairs.