(5/21/67) Stage: Appeared (as "Achilles") in "Troilus and Cressida" by William Shakespeare
, Royal Dramatic Theatre,Stockholm, Sweden.
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Max Von Sydow
6' 4" (1.93 m)
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[on making The Greatest Story Ever Told
(1965)] Playing Christ, I began to feel shut away from the world. A newspaper became one of my biggest luxuries. I noticed that some of my close friends began treating me with reverence. Playing the role of Christ was like being in a prison. It was the hardest part I've ever had to play in my life. I couldn't smoke or drink in public. I couldn't. The most ...
Has lived in Los Angeles, California, Rome, Italy and Paris, France.
Often plays stern, oppressive characters