Went to Calle Flygare skola 1994-1996.
Went to Teaterhögskolan in Stockholm 1997-2001.
Her distinctive scar above and below her lip is the result of a severe bicycle accident during her time at film school. She was 24- years-old at the time.
Mother, with husband Daniel Götschenhjelm, of son Ossian Götschenhjelmand (b. 2003) and daughter Nike Götschenhjelmand (b. 2009).
Sofia became famous outside of Sweden in 2012 following the success of the Swedish/Danish crime drama series, Bron/Broen (2011), in which she played the lead, Saga Norén, the homicide detective from Malmö.
Lost her brother when he didn't survive a car accident. He was six-years-old.
Sofia graduated with a degree in philosophy from Lund University in Sweden.