Solveig Palsdottir (b.1959) studied at the Drama Academy of Iceland and has a BA degree in literary studies from the University of Iceland.
She has acted in several productions at the National Theatre of Iceland and with independent theatre groups, besides participating in radio and television plays, in dubbing and other jobs related to the stage. Finally she has considerable experience in creating programmes for radio. Since 1996 Palsdottir has dedicated herself to teaching in secondary school. In recent years she has flirted with drama again, acting in short films and popular television series.