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Liv Ullmann

Liv Ullmann's father was a Norwegian engineer who used to work abroad, so as a child she lived in Tokyo, Canada, New York and Oslo. In the mid-'50s she made her stage debut and in 1957 made her film debut. She really became successful, however, when she began to work for Swedish director Ingmar Bergman in such films as Persona (1966), The Passion ... See full bio »
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Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 49 wins & 20 nominations. See more awards »

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 2012 Two Lives
Ase Evensen
 2009 Angry Man (Short)
Mother (English Speaking Version) (voice)
 2008 Through a Glass, Darkly
 2006 The Danish Poet (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 2003 Saraband (TV Movie)
 1994 Zorn
Emma Zorn
 1994 Drømspel
Ticket Seller
 1992 The Long Shadow
 1991 Oxen
Maria Gustavsson
 1991 Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 1990 Mindwalk
Sonia Hoffman
 1989 The Rose Garden
 1988 A Time of Indifference (TV Movie)
Maria Grazia
 1988 The Girlfriend
 1987 Gaby: A True Story
 1987 Farewell Moscow
Ida Nudel
 1985 King Kongs Faust
Berlin Film Fest Footage (uncredited)
 1984 The Bay Boy
Jenny Campbell
 1984 Dangerous Moves
Marina Fromm
 1982 Jenny (TV Mini-Series)
Jenny Winge
 1980 Richard's Things
Kate Morris
 1979 Fruen fra havet (TV Movie)
Ellida Wangel
 1979 Players (uncredited)
 1978 Autumn Sonata
 1977 Das Schlangenei
Manuela Rosenberg
 1977 A Bridge Too Far
Kate Ter Horst
 1975 Leonor
 1975 The Magic Flute (TV Movie)
Woman in Audience (uncredited)
 1974 Zandy's Bride
Hannah Lund
 1973 40 Carats
Ann Stanley
 1972 Cries & Whispers
Maria (and her mother)
 1971 The Night Visitor
Ester Jenks
 1970 Cold Sweat
Fabienne Martin
 1969 The Passion of Anna
Anna Fromm
 1969 An-Magritt
 1968 Shame
Eva Rosenberg
 1968 Hour of the Wolf
Alma Borg
 1967 Cocktailparty (TV Movie)
 1966 En hyggelig fyr (TV Movie)
 1965 Smeltedigelen (TV Movie)
Mary Warren
 1965 De kalte ham Skarven
 1963 Onkel Vanja (TV Movie)
 1962 Tonny
 1959 Ung flukt
 1957 Fools in the Mountains
Hotellgjest (uncredited)
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Other Works:

"Ungen," written by Oskar Braaten, with Liv Ullmann in the cast. See more »

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3 Biographical Movies | 1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 4 Interviews | 5 Articles | 4 Pictorials | 12 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »


5' 7" (1.7 m)

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The older one gets in this profession, the more people there are with whom one would never work again. See more »


In 1977, she was made a Knight (Ridder) of The Royal Norwegian Order of St. Olav by King Olav V; in 1994, she was promoted to Commander (Kommandør) of The Royal Norwegian Order of St. Olav by King Harald V; and in May 2005, she was made Commander with Star (Kommandør med stjerne) of The Royal Norwegian Order of St. Olav by King Harald V, a huge honor in Norway, which is rarely bestowed upon ... See more »


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