Edda Magnason • Sweden
Shooting Stars 2014
Singer and songwriter Edda Magnason made her acclaimed acting debut portraying the legendary Swedish singer Monica Zetterlund in Waltz for Monica
Edda Magnason is a Swedish/Icelandic musician, songwriter, music producer and film actress. Her film debut is the leading role of Monica Zetterlund, the legendary Swedish jazz singer, in the film Waltz for Monica [+see also:
interview: Edda Magnason
interview: Per Fly
film profile] by Danish director Per Fly. In addition to her featured performance in the film, Edda also performed the repertoire of Zetterlund in the film. This follows the release of her two other albums, Edda Magnason (2010) and Goods (2011).