Sylvie Rohrer, born in Bern in 1968, trained at the Zurich Drama Academy (now called the Zurich University of the Arts). In 1995 and 1996 the magazine Theater heute named her Best Young Female Actor. In 1996 she also received the Boy Gobert Award. Sylvie Rohrer has been a member of the Burgtheater ensemble since 1999. In 2007 she received the Nestroy Theatre Award in the Best Female Actor category. She has had guest engagements at the Salzburg Festival, the Berliner Ensemble and the Schauspielhaus in Zurich. She can also often be seen on the big and small screen.