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Lena Olin

Swedish-born Lena Olin already had a successful career as an actress before she came to Hollywood. She acted at the Royal Theatre in Stockholm and was directed by Ingmar Bergman. She was born in Stockholm, to actors Britta Holmberg and Stig Olin, who appeared in six of Bergman's films. Lena also belongs to the Bergman "family". As a young actress,... See full bio »

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Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 3 wins & 13 nominations. See more awards »

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The Ninth Gate
The Ninth Gate Liana Telfer
Chocolat Josephine Muscat
Remember Me
Remember Me Diane Hirsch


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 2017 Riviera (TV Mini-Series) (filming)
- Episode #1.1 (2017) ... Irina
 2017 The 11th (pre-production)
 2016 Spark (TV Series) (completed)
Hazel Stockton
 2016 Vinyl (TV Series)
Mrs. Fineman
- The King and I (2016) ... Mrs. Fineman
- He in Racist Fire (2016) ... Mrs. Fineman
- Whispered Secrets (2016) ... Mrs. Fineman
 2013 The Devil You Know
Kathryn Vale
 2013 Quad
 2012 The Hypnotist
Simone Bark
 2010 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Ingrid Block
- Confidential (2010) ... Ingrid Block
 2005 Bang Bang Orangutang
 2005 Casanova
 2003 The United States of Leland
Marybeth Fitzgerald
 2002 Darkness
 2002 Ignition
Judge Faith Mattis
 2001 Hamilton (TV Mini-Series)
- Episode #1.4 (2001) ... Tessie
- Episode #1.3 (2001) ... Tessie
- Episode #1.2 (2001) ... Tessie
- Episode #1.1 (2001) ... Tessie
 1994 The Night and the Moment
The Marquise
 1993 Mr. Jones
 1990/I Havana
Bobby Duran
 1990 Hebriana (TV Movie)
 1989 s/y Glädjen
Annika Larsson
 1988 Friends
 1987 Komedianter (TV Movie)
 1986 A Matter of Life and Death
Nadja Melander
 1986 Flight North
 1986 Glasmästarna (TV Movie)
Lady with dog
 1985 Wallenberg: A Hero's Story (TV Movie)
 1984 After the Rehearsal (TV Movie)
Anna Egerman (older)
 1982 Fanny and Alexander
Rosa - Ekdahlska huset
 1982 Gräsänklingar
 1982 Som ni behagar (TV Movie)
 1980 Love
 1978 The Adventures of Picasso
 1977 Taboo
Girl (uncredited)
 1976 Face to Face
Shop Assistant
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Other Works:

Sean O'Casey's "Juno och påfågeln" (Juno and the Paycock) at The Royal Dramatic Theatre, Stockholm, Sweden (part: Mary). See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | 6 Articles | 5 Pictorials | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Lena Olin-Hallström


5' 10" (1.78 m)

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[In response to a question about kissing her co-stars] Kissing someone you don't feel for is unpleasant. Many, however, were very pleasant. Like Johnny Depp. I don't think a lot of women would have a problem kissing him. [Laughs heartily] He's a good friend of ours, by the way. [Lena is married to Lasse Hallstrom, who directed What's Eating Gilbert Grape and Chocolat.] He's not exactly in the ... See more »


Younger sister of singer Mats Olin. See more »

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