Date of Birth : Jan 1st 1970
Swedish actress best known for appearing in the 2005 horror film The Descent.
Buring was born in Sweden but grew up in the Middle East. When she turned 16, she moved to England. Buring graduated from the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art in 2004. She is also the associate director of the MahWaff Theatre Company.
In 2006, Buring guest-starred in “The Impossible Planet”, the first episode of a two-episode Doctor Who story. Her character, Scooti, perished in the vacuum of space; the scenes of her body floating towards a black hole were filmed in an underwater tank in Pinewood Studios, to create the effect of weightlessness. Also in 2006, Buring played Olivia in a production of Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night by Exeter’s Northcott Theatre Company, alongside Sara Weymouth and David Gwillim. In 2008, Buring starred as Alice in the independent film Credo, also known as The Devil’s Curse.
Buring also starred as Debbie in Much Ado About Nothing (BBC1), Midsomer Murders (ITV), Casualty (BBC1) and Murder Prevention (Channel 5). For MahWaff Theatre Company, she starred in Guardians, Monologue For An Ensemble and An Inspector Calls.
She also starred in Doomsday in 2008, linking her again with her Descent director Neil Marshall.
In 2009, Buring appeared as the female lead in the film Lesbian Vampire Killers opposite James Corden and Mathew Horne, which is in UK cinemas from 20 March.