Appeared (as "Victor") in Federico García Lorca
's play, "Yerma", which premiered on 8 September at the Royal Dramatic Theatre, Stockholm, Sweden.
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If I watch my old films, for example The Seventh Seal
(1957), I realize I do a lot of stage acting there; I have always been disturbed by the declamatory fashion in which I speak in a film like that. But then television suddenly swept through Sweden, and we were all soon accustomed to realism, from newsreels, talk shows, and then of course there was the Method school of acting, which exerted an ...
Was co-head of the jury at the Berlin International Film Festival in 1985.
Often plays stern, oppressive characters