"I was very happy to get the part, but it was the first thing I did in English -- Young Indiana Jones was in Italian and German. I never spoke English in that. So I was a little nervous."
―Pernilla August[2]

Pernilla August (born Mia Pernilla Hertzman-Ericson on February 13, 1958) is a Swedish actress. She played Shmi Skywalker in The Phantom Menace and Attack of the Clones.[2] She later reprised her role in one episode of the third season of The Clone Wars TV series.


Year Title Role Other notes
1999 Star Wars: Episode I The Phantom Menace Shmi Skywalker
2002 Star Wars: Episode II Attack of the Clones Shmi Skywalker
2011 Star Wars: The Clone Wars Shmi Skywalker TV series (voice) - "Overlords"


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