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Henning Mankell (1948–2015)


Henning Mankell was born on February 3, 1948 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden. He was a writer and actor, known for Wallander (2005), Sidetracked (2001) and Wallander (2008). He was married to Eva Bergman. He died on October 5, 2015 in Göteborg, Sweden. See full bio »

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(age 67) in Göteborg, Sweden

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  Wallander (TV Series) (novel - 11 episodes, 2008 - 2015) (short story - 1 episode, 2012)
- The Troubled Man (2015) ... (novel)
- A Lesson in Love (2015) ... (novel)
- The White Lioness (2015) ... (novel)
- Before the Frost (2012) ... (novel)
- The Dogs of Riga (2012) ... (novel)
  Wallander (TV Series) (creator - 31 episodes, 2005 - 2013) (story - 30 episodes, 2005 - 2013) (characters - 5 episodes, 2013) (novel - 2 episodes, 2005 - 2013)
- Sorgfågeln (2013) ... (characters) / (creator) / (story)
- Mordbrännaren (2013) ... (characters) / (creator) / (story)
- Saknaden (2013) ... (characters) / (creator) / (story)
- Sveket (2013) ... (characters) / (creator) / (story)
- Försvunnen (2013) ... (characters) / (creator) / (story)
  Tatort (TV Series) (story - 1 episode, 2011) (idea - 1 episode, 2010)
- Borowski und der coole Hund (2011) ... (story)
- Borowski und der vierte Mann (2010) ... (idea)
 2011 The Man from Beijing (TV Movie) (novel "Kinesen")
 2010 Kennedy's Brain (TV Movie) (novel "Kennedys hjärna")
 2007 Pyramiden (Video) (short story)
 2007 Brandvägg (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2007) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (2007) ... (novel)
 2005 One Step Behind (novel)
 2004 The Return of the Dancing Master (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2004) ... (novel)
- Episode #1.1 (2004) ... (novel)
 2004 The Return of the Dancing Master (TV Movie) (novel "Danslärarens återkomst")
 2003 Mannen som log (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 2 episodes)
- Del 2 (2003) ... (novel)
- Del 1 (2003) ... (novel)
 2003 Talismanen (TV Mini-Series) (8 episodes)
- Episode #1.8 (2003)
- Episode #1.7 (2003)
- Episode #1.6 (2003)
- Episode #1.5 (2003)
- Episode #1.4 (2003)
 2002 Den 5:e kvinnan (TV Mini-Series) (novel)
  Sidetracked (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 3 episodes, 2001) (screenplay - 3 episodes, 2001)
- Del 3 (2001) ... (novel) / (screenplay)
- Del 2 (2001) ... (novel) / (screenplay)
- Del 1 (2001) ... (novel) / (screenplay)
 2000 Labyrinten (TV Mini-Series) (written by - 5 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (2000) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.4 (2000) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.3 (2000) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.2 (2000) ... (written by)
- Episode #1.1 (2000) ... (written by)
 1999 Efterträdaren (TV Mini-Series) (writer)
 1998 Nelio's Story (novel)
 1996 The White Lioness (novel)
 1995 The Hounds of Riga (novel)
 1995 Faceless Murderer (TV Mini-Series) (novel - 4 episodes)
- Del 4 (1995) ... (novel)
- Del 3 (1995) ... (novel)
- Del 2 (1995) ... (novel)
- Del 1 (1995) ... (novel)
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Other Works:

Novel (Kurt Wallander series): "Villospår" See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Interviews | 2 Articles | See more »

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Personal Quote:

I wanted to show how difficult it is to be a good police officer. But after, I think, the third novel, I spoke to this friend of mine and asked what sort of disease I could give [Wallender]. Without hesitating, she said: "Diabetes!". So I gave him diabetes and that made him more popular. I mean, you could never imagine James Bond giving himself a shot of insulin, but with Wallander it seemed ... See more »

Trivia:

He wrote dozens of plays, novels, children's books, and screenplays. He is best-known for his Wallander series, which sold more than 40 million books. The gloomy detective got his name when Mankell ran his finger through a telephone directory. See more »

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