Alicia Vikander and 5 outstanding roles in career
Engaging in Hollywood in 2012, the career of "Swedish girl" - Alicia Vikander step by step has made certain achievements and especially impressed with the audiences. Alicia appeared in a series of film projects not only highly regarded professionally but also successful at the global box office. Let’s list the most memorable roles of this Hollywood star.
No.1. Ava, Ex Machina (2014)
Ava is one of Vikander's breakthrough roles, as she perfectly transforms into a robot with artificial intelligence in the science fiction film directed by Alex Garland.
"Ex Machina" won an Academy Award for Best Cinematographer.
Vikander demonstrated his immensely transformative ability through action, the voice of a robot. This is also the first time Vikander received the Golden Globe nomination for Best Supporting Actress.
2. Gaby, The Man From U.N.C.L.E (2015)
Just as the supporting actress of the film next to the two handsome actors - Henry Cavill and Armie Hammer, but Gaby is one of the roles that bring Vikander's name closer to the audiences.
She and Armie Hammer in "The Man From U.N.C.L.E"
In the action movie in Cold War directed by Guy Ritchie, Vikander plays a fragile but glamorous mechanic.
3. Gerda Wegener, The Danish Girl (2015)
Gerda Wegener is said to be the most memorable and successful role to date of the 29-year-old actress. Telling the story of the first transsexual, “The Danish Girl” gave Swedish girl Vikander a very challenging character. Her energetic performance as Gerda Wegener, a miserable wife, as well as a good friend of Lili Elbe, has touched the hearts of viewers all over the world. And of course, “The Danish Girl” helped Vikander win her first Oscar for Best Supporting Actress in 2016.
4. Isabel Graysmark, The Light Between Oceans (2016)
Vikander continues to mesmerize the viewer with her role in “The Light Between Oceans” and her co-star Michael Fassbender. She and "Magneto" Fassbender have conquered the heart of the movie lovers when telling the moving story of a couple guarding lighthouse and the baby girl drifting from the ocean.
Not only did the pair meet up on the big screen, the pair of A-list stars quickly "fell in love with each other" behind the camera and quietly get married in late 2017.
5. Lara Croft, Tomb Raider (2018)
In March of this year, Vikander has returned to the big screen with iconic heroine Lara Croft in the blockbuster “Tomb Raider”. Not a true "gamer", but Alicia Vikander has taken “Tomb Raider” as a challenge for herself. Starting as a ballet dancer, she realized that “Tomb Raider” was her chance to challenge her physical and mental limits. She had to spend months practicing physical and martial arts and strict diet to be able to transform into archaeologist Lara Croft.
By: Roxana Edwards