Alicia Amanda Vikander; born 3 October 1988) is a Swedish actress, known for her role in the Swedish TV drama Andra Avenyn, as well as for co-starring in the 2012 adaptation of Anna Karenina. She will play the role of Alice Deane in the forthcoming movie The Seventh Son. She won the Rising Star Award in 2010 at the Stockholm Film Festival and the Guldbagge Award for Best Actress for Pure.
Vikander was born in Gothenburg, the daughter of Maria Fahl Vikander, an actress, and Svante Vikander, a psychiatrist. She has five siblings. She appeared in several musicals at the Gothenburg Opera and later trained at the Royal Swedish Ballet School in Stockholm 2004–07. She won a Guldbagge Award for Best Actress for her role as Katarina in the 2010 Pure movie.