Omar Rudberg
Culture / Society

Oh my Omar: The Young Royals actor talks sudden stardom and his boy-band past

By Allyson Shiffman

Photo: Sarah Stenfeldt

Having grown up in a beloved Swedish boy band, Omar Rudberg knows a thing or two about being famous. Still, nothing could prepare him for the fandom that would come from starring in Netflix teen drama Young Royals. Add to that a catchy new single and you’ve got a heartthrob destined for full-blown, main-stream superstardom... Or perhaps this was always his destiny?