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Peter Stormare was born in Arbrå, Gävleborgs län, Sweden, to Gunhild (Holm) and Karl Ingvar Storm. He began his acting career at the Royal National Theatre of Sweden, performing for eleven years. In 1990 he became the Associate Artistic Director at the Tokyo Globe Theatre and directed productions of many Shakespeare plays, including "Hamlet". In ... See full bio »

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  Dweller (announced)
John Gaines
 2015 Gnomes & Trolls 2
Mini (voice)
 2015 Strange Magic
Thang (voice)
 2015 Dark Summer
Stokes
 2014 Clown
Karlsson
 2014/I I Am Here
The Russian
 2014 Bang Bang Baby
George
 2014 Mall
Barry
 2013 Heatstroke
Mallick
 2013 Autumn Blood
The Mayor
 2013 The Zero Theorem
Doctor
 2013 Pain & Gain
Dr. Bjornson
 2013 Deadly Code
Ink
 2012 Tai Chi Hero
Duke Fleming
 2012 Jewtopia
Buck O'Connell
 2012 Lockout
Scott Langral
 2012 Get the Gringo
Frank
 2012 Small Apartments
Mr. Olivetti
 2011 A Standard Story (Short)
Bully
 2011 Inseparable
Richard
 2011 False Trail
Torsten
 2011 Marianne
Sven
 2011 Hjelp, vi er i filmbransjen
Peter Stormare
 2010 Dylan Dog: Dead of Night
Gabriel
 2010 Janie Jones
Sloan
 2010 Henry's Crime
Darek Millodragovic
 2010 Small Town Murder Songs
Walter
 2010 Undocumented
Z
 2010 Moomins and the Comet Chase
Snufkin (English version, voice)
 2010 Corridor
Micke
 2010 Ivory
David Strauss
 2009 Convict
Reverand Roy
 2009 Horsemen
David Spitz
 2008 Wolf
Klemens
 2008 Gnomes & Trolls: The Secret Chamber
Prickles (voice)
 2008 Orgies and the Meaning of Life
Ivan Michigan
 2007/I Switch
Tommen
 2007 Echo
Simon's far
 2007 Gone with the Woman
Glenn
 2007 They Never Found Her (Short)
Woods
 2007/I Premonition
Dr. Roth
 2007 Leaps and Bounds
Hotdog man
 2006 One Night with You
Steinmetz
 2006 Unknown
Snakeskin Boots
 2005 2001 Maniacs
Professor Ackerman
 2004 Birth
Clifford
 2003 The Movie Hero
The Suspicious Character
 2002 The Tuxedo
Dr. Simms
 2002 Spun
Mullet Cop
 2002 The Beatle Fan (Short)
Albert
 2002 13 Moons
Slovo
 2000 Circus
Julius
 1999 Love in the Mirror
Giovanni Andreini
 1999 8MM
Dino Velvet
 1998 Somewhere in the City
Graham
 1998 Mercury Rising
Shayes
 1998 The Big Lebowski
Nihilist #1, Uli Kunkel / 'Karl Hungus'
 1996 Le polygraphe
Christof Haussman
 1992 Damage
Peter Wetzler
 1990 Awakenings
Neurochemist
 1990 Från de döda (Short)
Schackspelare
 1987 Pirates of the Lake
Justus
 1986 Den frusna leoparden
Jerry
 1982 Fanny and Alexander
Young man who helps Isak with coffer (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

William Shakespeare's 'King Lear' at the Royal See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Interviews | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Peter Stomare | Peter Storemare | Peter Storm

Height:

6' 2" (1.88 m)
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Personal Quote:

Yeah, prep is very important -- for me, at least. I like to improvise. But if you're the only one improvising, then you can f**k it up for other actors in the scene if you're the only one coming up with new things. Sometimes it can be good, and the director tells you to do something to stir or awaken the actors whom you're playing with, or they do it to you and you have a great reaction. But I ... See more »

Trivia:

Released his first album in 2002: "Dallerpölsa och småfåglar". See more »

Trademark:

Tall frame with an imposing physical presence. See more »

Star Sign:

Virgo

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Peter in Lost? palvall
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