Swedish born actress Rebecca Ferguson grew up as a bilingual, who could speak both Swedish and English. Both the languages helped her to establish the same reputation on both sides of the Atlantic. She went to an English-speaking school in Sweden when she was a kid. Ferguson started her career as a model for various consumer brands at the age of 13. She also developed a passion for dancing at an early age and took Argentinian Tango training. She has worked as a model for numerous brands and companies. Her first breakthrough came when she was cast in the soap ‘Nya tider’ (1999-2000) as the character of Anna Gripenhielm. Ferguson’s stunning performance as Elizabeth Woodville in the BBC drama series ‘The White Queen’ brought her a Golden Globe nomination for Best Performance by an Actress in a Miniseries/Motion Picture Made for Television in 2013.
In 2015, Ferguson joined the ‘Mission Impossible‘ film franchise as the character of Ilsa Faust with the movie ‘Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation.’ It was Tom Cruise who brought the actress in after he was spellbound by her performance in ‘The White Queen.’ The role elevated her stardom to new heights and earned her widespread critical acclaim. She reprised the iconic role in the sixth installment of the series ‘Mission: Impossible: Fallout‘ in 2018, which went on to become a blockbuster.
The 2016 Cold War movie ‘Despite the Falling Snow’ and the drama ‘Florence Foster Jenkins‘ cemented Ferguson’s image as one of the most talented character actresses working today. The thriller ‘The Girl on the Train’ showcased another face of the actress. She continued along the path of experimentation with the 2017 horror movie ‘Life.’ Ferguson played the lead role alongside Charlotte Gainsbourg and Michael Fassbender in the thriller ‘The Snowman’, directed by Tomas Alfredson. Her other major works include ‘The Greatest Showman’ and the miniseries ‘The Red Tent.’ So now you might be wondering what is the next Rebecca Ferguson movie or TV show? Well, here’s the list of upcoming Rebecca Ferguson films and TV shows scheduled to release in 2019 and 2020. We can only hope that the latest Rebecca Ferguson movies would be as good as some of her recent ones.
5. Men in Black: International (2019)
The upcoming ‘Men in Black’ spin-off, ‘Men in Black: International‘ features Rebecca Ferguson as the character of Riza. Though the plot details are kept under tight wraps, various reports speculate that Riza is an alien arms dealer who locks horns with the MIB. Ferguson will be seen alongside Chris Hemsworth, Tessa Thompson, Emma Thompson, Liam Neeson, and Kumail Nanjiani in the movie. While Tessa Thompson and Chris Hemsworth play the roles of Agent M and Agent H respectively, Emma Thompson returns as her ‘Men in Black 3’ character Agent O. Liam Neeson plays the shadowy role of High T, who is the chief of the London branch of MIB. The movie is directed by F. Gary Gray from Art Marcum and Matt Holloway’s script. ‘Men in Black: International’ hits theaters on June 14, 2019.