Noomi Rapace (born December 28, 1979) is a Swedish actress best known as Lisbeth Salander in the Swedish film adaptations of The Millennium Trilogy. She also stars in Sherlock Holmes: A Game of Shadows and plays the lead role in Ridley Scott's Prometheus as well as Brian De Palma's 2013 film Passion. She has a supporting role in The Drop.
- Action Girl: Kicks a whole lot of ass in the Dragon Tattoo movies.
- Determinator: One of the main traits of both Lisbeth Salander and Dr. Elizabeth Shaw.
- The Maiden Name Debate: Born Noomi Norén, married actor Ola Norell in 2001 and both changed their surname to Rapace, which means "bird of prey" in French and Italian. They divorced in 2011, by which point both of them had become too well known to change their stage names back.
- Pint-Sized Powerhouse: Just a hair over five foot four.