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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 50 wins & 21 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Persona
Persona Elisabet Vogler
(1966)
Autumn Sonata
(1978)
Shame
Shame Eva Rosenberg
(1968)
Cries & Whispers
Cries & Whispers Maria / Mother
(1972)

Filmography

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 2012 Zwei Leben
Ase Evensen
 2009 Sinna mann (Short)
Mother (English Speaking Version) (voice)
 2008 Through a Glass, Darkly
Mormor
 2006 The Danish Poet (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 2003 Saraband (TV Movie)
Marianne
 1994 Zorn
Emma Zorn
 1994 Drømspel
Ticket Seller
 1992 The Long Shadow
Katherine
 1991 Oxen
Maria Gustavsson
 1991 Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 1990 Mindwalk
Sonia Hoffman
 1989 The Rose Garden
Gabriele
 1988 Gli indifferenti (TV Movie)
Maria Grazia
 1988 The Girlfriend
María
 1987 Gaby: A True Story
Sari
 1987 Mosca addio
Ida Nudel
 1986 Jenny (TV Mini-Series)
Jenny Winge
- Episode #1.3 (1986) ... Jenny Winge
- Episode #1.2 (1986) ... Jenny Winge
- Episode #1.1 (1986) ... Jenny Winge
 1985 King Kongs Faust
Berlin Film Fest Footage (uncredited)
 1984 The Bay Boy
Jenny Campbell
 1984 Dangerous Moves
Marina Fromm
 1980 Richard's Things
Kate Morris
 1979 Fruen fra havet (TV Movie)
Ellida Wangel
 1979 Players (uncredited)
 1978 Autumn Sonata
Eva
 1977 The Serpent's Egg
Manuela Rosenberg
 1977 A Bridge Too Far
Kate Ter Horst
 1975 Leonor
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 / Mother
 1971 The Night Visitor
Ester Jenks
 1970 Cold Sweat
Fabienne Martin
 1969 The Passion of Anna
Anna Fromm
 1969 An-Magritt
An-Magritt
 1968 Shame
Eva Rosenberg
 1968 Hour of the Wolf
Alma Borg
 1967 Cocktailparty (TV Movie)
Celia
 1966 En hyggelig fyr (TV Movie)
Mabel
 1965 Smeltedigelen (TV Movie)
Mary Warren
 1965 De kalte ham Skarven
Ragna
 1963 Onkel Vanja (TV Movie)
Sonja
 1962 Tonny
Kari
 1959 Ung flukt
Gerd
 1957 Fjols til fjells
Hotellgjest (uncredited)
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Other Works:

Guest on the talk program Tom Cottle: Up Close (1982). See more »

Publicity Listings:

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

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on her frequent co-star, Max von Sydow] He is a friend I love dearly as perhaps you can only love someone you have worked with and known personally. It is a double relationship mixed into one. We haven't worked together for several years and I miss that very much. See more »

Trivia:

She and Ingmar Bergman made 10 movies together: Face to Face (1976), Autumn Sonata (1978), The Passion of Anna (1969), Persona (1966), Saraband (2003), Scenes from a Marriage (1973), The Serpent's Egg (1977), Shame (1968), Hour of the Wolf (1968) and Cries & Whispers (1972). See more »

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Serious, introspective characters See more »

Nickname:

The Norwegian Angel

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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