Malin Akerman

12 May 1978


Malin Maria Åkerman (born May 12, 1978) is a Swedish–Canadian actress and model born in Stockholm, Sweden. She moved to Canada at the age of two and as a child appeared in several television commercials before going on to win a modeling contract at age sixteen. Åkerman's subsequent acting career began with her debut on the Canadian television series Earth: Final Conflict in 1997, followed by many small television and film parts, including The Utopian Society (2003) and Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle (2004). Åkerman gained her first starring role as Lila in The Heartbreak Kid (2007), opposite Ben Stiller and the following year played a supporting role in the romantic comedy 27 Dresses (2008) with Katherine Heigl. In 2009, Åkerman got her big break when cast as Silk Spectre II in the superhero film Watchmen, for which she received a Saturn Award nomination for Best Supporting Actress. Other notable films include The Proposal, Couples Retreat, and The Bang Bang Club.


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Filmography (28 titles)

(movie, 2019)
···To the Stars
Genre: Drama
Role: Actor (as Grace Richmond)
(movie, 2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Fantasy
Role: Actor (as Claire Wyden)
(movie, 2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Emily Hynes)
(movie, 2015)
···The Final Girls
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Role: Actor (as Nancy · Amanda Cartwright)
(movie, 2015)
···I’ll See You in My Dreams
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Katherine Petersen)
(movie, 2013)
Genre: Drama, Music
Role: Actor (as Debbie Harry)
(movie, 2013)
···The Numbers Station
Genre: Action, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Katherine)
(movie, 2013)
···Cottage Country
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Role: Actor (as Cammie Ryan)
(movie, 2012)
···Hotel Noir
Genre: Crime, Drama
Role: Actor (as Swedish Mary)
(movie, 2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Riley Jeffers)
(movie, 2012)
···Rock of Ages
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Romance
Role: Actor (as Constance Sack)
(movie, 2012)
···The Giant Mechanical Man
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Jill)
(movie, 2012)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Eva)
(movie, 2011)
···Catch .44
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Role: Actor (as Tes)
(movie, 2010)
···The Bang Bang Club
Genre: Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Robin Comley)
(movie, 2010)
···The Romantics
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Tripler)
(movie, 2010)
···Elektra Luxx
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Role: Actor (as Trixie)
(movie, 2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Annie)
(movie, 2009)
···Couples Retreat
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Ronnie)
(movie, 2009)
···The Proposal
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Drama
Role: Actor (as Gertrude)
(movie, 2009)
···Watchmen - The Ultimate Cut
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Science Fiction, Thriller
Role: Actor
(movie, 2009)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Science Fiction
Role: Actor (as Laurie Jupiter · Silk Spectre II)
(movie, 2008)
···27 Dresses
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Tess Nichols)
(movie, 2007)
···The Heartbreak Kid
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Role: Actor (as Lila)
(movie, 2007)
···The Brothers Solomon
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Tara)
(movie, 2007)
···Heavy Petting
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Role: Actor (as Daphne)
Genre: Comedy, Adventure
Role: Actor (as Liane)
(movie, 2003)
···The Utopian Society
Genre: Comedy
Role: Actor (as Tanci)