Stellan Skarsgård

Actor / Film Producer / Screenwriter | * 06/13/1951 (72) | Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län (Sweden)
Stellan Skarsgård (Swedish: [ˈstɛ̂lːan ˈskɑ̌ːʂɡoːɖ] ; born 13 June 1951) is a Swedish actor. He is known for his collaborations with director Lars von Trier, appearing in Breaking the Waves (1996), Dancer in the Dark (2000), Dogville (2003), Melancholia (2011), and Nymphomaniac (2013). Skarsgård's English-speaking film roles include The Unbearable Lightness of Being (1988), The Hunt for Red October (1990), Good Will Hunting (1997), Ronin (1998), and King Arthur (2004). Skarsgård has since starred in various blockbusters such as ... ()
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Stellan Skarsgård is a Swedish actor, known internationally for his film roles in Angels & Demons, Breaking the Waves, The Hunt for Red October, Ronin, Good Will Hunting, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest, Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End, Dominion: Prequel to The Exorcist, Mamma Mia! and Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again. He also portrays Dr. Erik Selvig in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. He has appeared as the character in Thor (2011), The Avengers (2012), Thor: The Dark World (2013), and Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015) and Thor: Love and Thunder (2022).

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Comedies | Thriller

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Awards & Nominations for Stellan Skarsgård

Amanda Award for Best Actor Kanon Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role Silver Bear for Best Actor European Film Academy Achievement in World Cinema Award Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actor – Series, Miniseries or Television Film European Film Academy Achievement in World Cinema Award 3x European Film Award for Best Actor 3x European Film Academy Lux Award
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Movies with Stellan Skarsgård as Actor(136)

as Baron Vladimir Harkonnen2024 Dune: Part Two
as Benno Moser2022 I'll Find You
as Sören Rank2022 What Remains
as Luthen Rael (uncredited) (archive footage)2022 Andor: A Disney+ Day Special Look
as Erik Selvig2022 Thor: Love and Thunder
as Tord Fjordmark (voice)2021 The Ape Star
as Baron Vladimir Harkonnen2021 Dune
as himself2020 11 Colours of the Bird
as Zyberski2020 Last Words
as Tomas2019 Hope
as Trond2019 Out Stealing Horses
as Hans2019 The Painted Bird
as Bill / Kurt2018 Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again
as himself2018 Filmworker
as Gordon (voice)2017 Gordon & Paddy
as Max Zorn2017 Return to Montauk
as Lennart Bergelin2017 Borg vs McEnroe
as Moomin Pappa (voice)2017 Moomins and the Winter Wonderland
as himself2016 The Hotel
as Erik Selvig2015 Avengers: Age of Ultron
as Grand Duke2015 Cinderella
as Prince of Verona2013 Romeo & Juliet
as Seligman2013 Nymphomaniac: Vol. II
as Seligman2013 Nymphomaniac: Vol. I
as Finlay2013 The Railway Man
as Barber2013 The Physician
as Erik Selvig2013 Thor: The Dark World
as Narrator2012 Our Need for Consolation
as Erik Selvig2012 The Avengers
as Martin Vanger2011 The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
as Erik Selvig2011 Thor
as Jack2011 Melancholia
as Bestyreren2010 King of Devil's Island
as Docteur2010 As If I Am Not There
as Oz2010 Frankie & Alice
as Commander Richter2009 Angels & Demons
as Bob Maclestone2009 Boogie Woogie
as Ralph Parker (voice)2009 Metropia
as Birger Brosa2008 Arn: The Kingdom at Road's End
as Bill Anderson2008 Mamma Mia!
as himself2008 Birthing Mamma Mia!
as Baumgarten2008 God on Trial
as Birger Brosa2007 Arn: The Knight Templar
as himself2007 Wrath of Gods
as Eddie Argo2007 WΔZ
as William "Bootstrap Bill" Turner2007 Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End
as Erik's Father2006 Kill Your Darlings
as Stangl2006 Guilty Hearts
as William "Bootstrap Bill" Turner2006 Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest
as Francisco Goya2006 Goya's Ghosts
as Hrothgar2005 Beowulf & Grendel
as Father Lankester Merrin2005 Dominion: Prequel to The Exorcist
as Cerdic2004 King Arthur
as Father Merrin2004 Exorcist: The Beginning
as Jakob2004 Eiffel Tower
as himself2004 Dogville Confessions
as Chuck2003 Dogville
as Narrator2003 To Kill a Child
as Tyrone2002 No Good Deed
as Joseph Kaspar2002 City of Ghosts
as Harvey Jacobs2001 Powder Keg
as Terence Glass2001 The Glass House
as Alec2001 Signs & Wonders
as Lise's Mand2001 D-Day
as Wilhelm Furtwängler2001 Taking Sides
as Tomas2000 Aberdeen
as Doctor2000 Dancer in the Dark
as Warren Jakopovich2000 Harlan County War
as William Granther2000 Passion of Mind
as Narrator (Eng)2000 I Remember Lena Svedberg
as Alex Green2000 Timecode
as Jim Whitlock1999 Deep Blue Sea
as Gregor1998 Ronin
as Peter1998 Savior
as Schitz1997 My Son the Fanatic
as Tappan1997 Amistad
as Engström1997 Insomnia
as Stig Helmers advokat1997 The Kingdom II
as Gerald Lambeau1997 Good Will Hunting
as English voice (voice)1997 The Volcano Man
as Jan Nyman1996 Breaking the Waves
as Harry Olsson1996 Harry & Sonja
as Magnus Björk1995 The Dogs of Riga
as Randbæk1995 Zero Kelvin
as Fritiof Schütt1993 The Slingshot
as Security Manager1993 Murder at the Savoy
as Host in Norrköping1993 The Last Dance
as Joe Heiser1992 Wind
as Carl Hamilton1992 The Democratic Terrorist
as Helge Roos1991 The Ox
as Captain Viktor Tupolev1990 The Hunt for Red October
as Raoul Wallenberg1990 Good Evening, Mr. Wallenberg
as Nathan Van Adams1990 Parker Kane
as Klas Larsson1989 S/Y Joy
as Carl Hamilton1989 Code Name Coq Rouge
as Carl Hamilton1989 Förhöret
as Peder Ulfstand1988 Time of the Wolf
as Matt1988 Friends
as Axel Svensson1988 The Perfect Murder
as Sören Kröyer1987 Hip Hip Hurrah!
as Gustav1987 Jim and the Pirates
as Karl Orsa Markström1986 The Serpent's Way
as Pelle Swanson1985 Peter-No-Tail in Americat
as Stig1985 False as Water
as Ebenholtz1984 Åke and His World
as Horace1983 The School of Wives
as Karl-Johan "Charlie" Pettersson1983 P & B
as Jan-Erik1977 Taboo
as Kurt Sjöberg1977 Hemåt i natten
as Peter Delaney1975 The Intruders
as Roffe Eriksson1973 The Wedding
as Christer1973 Five Days in August
as Erik1972 Raid in the Summer
as Peter1972 The Office Party

TV Shows/Series with Stellan Skarsgård as Actor(13)

as Luthen Rael2022 Star Wars: Andor
as Boris Shcherbina2019 Chernobyl
as Villegagnon2013 Rouge Brésil
as Birger Brosa2010 Arn: The Knight Templar
as Self - Guest2009 Skavlan
as Gary1994 Report to Heaven
as Finansministerns sekreterare1990 Smash
as himself (voice)1989 The Simpsons
as Verner von Heidenstam1985 August Strindberg: Ett liv
as Bombi Bitt1968 Bombi Bitt och jag

Movies with Stellan Skarsgård as Crew(5)

Crew/Thanks2018 The Wife
Production/Executive Producer2014 In Order of Disappearance
Production/Executive Producer2010 King of Devil's Island
Production/Associate Producer2000 Aberdeen
Writing/Writer1987 Jim and the Pirates

Additional Information

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Citizenship: Sweden
Born: Wednesday, 06/13 1951 (June) in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län (Sweden) (current age: 72 years + 174 days)
Zodiac sign: Gemini (Chinese zodiac sign: Rabbit)
Languages: English (EN), Swedish (SV)
Spouses (current/former): My Skarsgård, Megan Everett
Children: Alexander Skarsgård, Gustaf Skarsgård, Bill Skarsgård, Valter Skarsgård, Kolbjörn Skarsgård, Eija Skarsgård, Sam Skarsgård, Ossian Skarsgård
Other names for Stellan Skarsgård (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Стеллан Скарсгард"
"Stellan John Skarsgård"
"Στέλαν Σκάρσγκαρντ"
"스텔란 스카스가드"
Stellan Skarsgård frequently works together with these people:
Tress MacNeille (36x, Actress)
Pamela Hayden (23x, Actress)
Lars von Trier (22x, Crew)
Hans Alfredson (20x, Actor)
Maggie Roswell (17x, Actress)
Stan Lee (16x, Crew)
Hans Petter Moland (12x, Crew)
Jack Kirby (11x, Crew)
Udo Kier (10x, Actor)
Benny Andersson (9x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:98, Added: 03/23/2018, Last updated: 11/16/2023