Karin Inger Monica Nilsson is a Swedish actress and singer. She is a former child actress. She is primarily known for her portrayal of Pippi Longstocking in the Swedish-produced TV series of the same name during 1969 which was compiled, re-dubbed into German and later also in English and many other languages, and released as two feature films in 1969. In 1970, she reprised her role of Pippi in two subsequent feature films. She currently works as a secretary in Stockholm, occasionally taking small stage roles.
|Born:||Karin Inger Monica Nilsson, May 4, 1959, Kisa, Sweden|
|Occupation:||Actress, singer, medical secretary|
|Known for:||Pippi Longstocking|
|IMDb:||Inger Nilsson's IMDb|
About Inger Nilsson
Best remembered for her childhood title role in the late 1960s Swedish television version of Pippi Longstocking, she also appeared in several 1960s and 1970s films based on the story of the red-headed heroine.
She became famous during her childhood years as Pippi Longstocking; after she finished playing the popular character, she took a secretarial job in Stockholm, Sweden, and only occasionally appeared in television series, films, and stage plays.
In the mid-1970s, she earned a Spanish TP de Oro Award for her portrayal of Pippi Longstocking.
She was born Karin Inger Monica Nilsson in Kisa, Ostergotlands Lan, Sweden.
She appeared with German actress Heike Makatsch in a 2000 Swiss movie titled Gripsholm.
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- Swedish child actresses
- Swedish film actresses