Malin Akerman was born May 12, 1978 in Stockholm.
Her mother Pia worked as a model, and her father, Magnus, was an insurance broker. At the age of two years, the family moved to Canada. Soon after her parents divorced, his father returned to Sweden, and it was decided to leave the baby with my mother.
After school, she studied at the Ackerman York University.
In 17 years, Malin won the contest "Supermodel of Canada", then quite often began to appear in commercials. At the same age, she began her collaboration with the modeling agency Ford Models.
In 1997, Malin landed her first role - in the series "Earth: Final Conflict." This was followed by shooting in such television series as "Other" and "Nero Wolfe Mystery". In 2005, the young actress was invited to the role of June in the TV series "The Return".
Ackerman debut in cinema took place in 2006. She played in the film directed by Bob Odenkirka "The Brothers Solomon".
However, the success and universal recognition actress brought another picture - it was a tape of 2007 "The Heartbreak Kid." In another very popular film, she played in 2008 - in the romantic comedy "27 Dresses".
In 2009, Ackerman gets a second significant role - in the film "Keepers". Also, this year, she starred in the romantic comedy "The Proposal" with Ryan Reynolds and Sandra Bullock.
In 2010, she appeared in the independent comedy "Happy Together", her partner on the film became another young star, Zoe Kazan. This comedy was nominated for the main prize of the festival "Sundance" and was, in the end, "Audience Choice Award".
At the end of 2010 at the screens released film starring Malin - "Romance".
And in 2011 she starred in the movies "Nazhivka.44", "Passion to change places" and "Inferno".
2012 promises to be the most productive in the work of Malin - for this period she planned shooting in eight pictures. Among them: "Station numbers", "Snake Girl," "The hotel is in a virgin forest", "giant mechanical man", Hemlock Drive, Unity, "Rock of Ages" and "Medallion".
June 20th, 2007 Malin Akerman married an Italian musician Roberto Tsinkone.