Yvonne Lombard

Yvonne Lombard (born 28 May 1929) is a Swedish actress. Born in Stockholm, Lombard studied at the Royal Dramatic Theatre ("Dramaten") there, where she trained between 1948 and 1951 with the likes of Max von Sydow and Ingrid Thulin. She has performed in several films, television series and in the theatre. Perhaps she is best known for her collaboration with director Ingmar Bergman in A Lesson in Love. She was married to author Lennart Hellsing from 1953 until his death in November 2015.

Selected filmography

  • Barabbas (1953)
  • A Lesson in Love (1954)
  • The Staffan Stolle Story (1956)
  • Äppelkriget (1971)
  • Bang! (1977)
  • Göta kanal eller Vem drog ur proppen? (1981)
  • Rapport till himlen (1994) (TV miniseries)