Isabella Rossellini was born on June 18, 1952, and she can be described as an Italian actress and model. Her parents are Swedish actress, Ingrid Bergman and Italian film director, Roberti Rossellini. She became recognized as an actress due to the roles she played in White Nights(1985) as well as Blue Velvet(1986).
For her role in Blue Velvet(1986), Isabella Rossellini won the award for Independent Spirit Award for Best Female Lead. Some other films Isabella Rossellini has featured in include Cousins(1989), Wild at Heart(1990), Death Becomes Her(1992) and Fearless(1993). Others are Wyatt Earp(1994), Big Night(1996), Roger Dodger(2002) , Infamous (2006) , Two Lovers(2008) , Enemy (2013), Joy(2015) and La Chimera(2023).
Isabella Rossellini also became visible as an actress with the roles she played in Incredibles 2(2018), Marcel the Shell with Shoes on (2021) as well as Human Resources (2023).
It needs to be emphasized that Isabella Rossellini was nominated for a Golden Globe Award for the HBO film Crime of the Century (1996) and also received a Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series nomination with respect to Chicago Hope (1997). Isabella Rossellini also made a guest appearance in Friends, 30 Rock, Alias and The Blacklist. Isabella Rossellini also played the role of Simone Beck in the HBO series titled Julia (2022).
Isabella Rossellini Brothers and Sisters
Isabella Rossellini is known to have three siblings from her mother. She has a fraternal twin sister called Isotta who is an adjunct professor of Italian literature.
She also has a brother called Robertini Ingmar Rossellini and a half-sister called Pia Lindstrom. Pia Lindstrom used to be a television personality and she was from her mother’s marriage with Peter Lindstrom.
Isabella Rossellini also has four other siblings from her father’s side. They are the Late Romano, Renzo, Gil ans Raffaella .
When Isabella Rossellini was eleven years old, she was diagnosed with scoliosis. She underwent an 18-month ordeal of painful stretchings, body casts as well as surgery on her spine.
Due to the surgery, she has incision scars on her back and shin. She relocated to New York City when she was 19 years and she attended Finch College. She was then working as a translator and a television reporter for RAI.
She has had appearances on L’altra Domenica, a TV show. She was married to Martin Scorsese between 1979 and 1982.