Kristina Wayborn Biography
Birthday: September 24, 1950 (Libra)
Born In: Nybro, Nybro, Sweden
Britt-Inger Johansson, professionally known as Kristina Wayborn, is a Swedish actress best known for her role in the film ‘Octopussy.’ A former beauty queen, she was elected Miss Sweden and Miss Scandinavia in 1970 and 1971 respectively, and was a semi-finalist in the Miss Universe pageant in 1970. As an actress she first gained attention for portraying the legendary Greta Garbo in the television movie ‘The Silent Lovers.’ This role brought her to the notice of the producers of the James Bond films, who cast her as Magda in the James Bond film ‘Octopussy’. She was appreciated for her fight scenes in this film. Kristina Wayborn also appeared in a number of American television series like ‘The Love Boat’, ‘Airwolf’, ‘MacGyver’, and ‘Dallas.’ Her performance in ‘Baywatch’ was appreciated by the critics. She also appeared in the Swedish television series ‘Vänner och Fiender’, one of the longest running series in Sweden.