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1. Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson Actor, Game of Thrones Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson is an Icelandic professional strongman, actor, and former professional basketball player. On 31 January 2015, Björnsson beat a 1000-year-old record set by Orm Storolfsson at the World's Strongest Viking competition in Norway, where he carried a 10 m (33 ft) long 650 kg (1,430...
2. Anita Briem Anita Briem Actress, Journey to the Center of the Earth Anita Briem born 29 May 1982 is an Icelandic actress. She is known for her role as Jane Seymour on The Tudors and her role as Hannah Ásgeirsson in Journey to the Center of the Earth. Briem was born in Reykjavík and is the daughter of drummer Gunnlaugur Briem of Mezzoforte and back-up vocalist Erna Þórarinsdóttir...
3. Stefán Karl Stefánsson Stefán Karl Stefánsson Actor, LazyTown Stefan Karl Stefansson is an Icelandic film and stage actor/comedian, best known for playing the villain Robbie Rotten of Nickjr's popular TV program Lazy Town, that currently airs worldwide in over 103 countries, in all five continents, on [such distinguished] networks as BBC, CBBC, CBS, Discovery Kids, Disney, RUV-Icelandic TV, and Nick Jr...
4. Heida Reed Heida Reed Actress, One Day
5. Magnús Scheving Magnús Scheving Actor, LazyTown Magnus Scheving is a writer, world-class athlete, entrepreneur and producer. He has been the producer and host of popular health-related children's TV shows as well as producing and acting in other TV productions and commercials. Scheving also produced and hosted his own talk show being a well-known comedian and public entertainer in his home country...
6. Björk Björk Soundtrack, Léon: The Professional Born in 1965 in the Icelandic capital city of Reykjavik, the daughter of Gudmundur Gunnarsson (an electrician) and Hildur Hauksdóttir who divorced before her second birthday, Björk grew up in a hippie-type community with her mother and her seven siblings. She started to study classical music at the...
7. Baltasar Kormákur Baltasar Kormákur Producer, Everest Baltasar Kormákur is an actor, producer and director whose work spans theater, movies and television. Born in Reykjavik, Iceland, he graduated as an actor from Iceland's National Academy of Fine Arts in 1990. He was immediately signed on by the National Theatre of Iceland, where he worked as one of the leading young performing artists until 1997...
8. Jóhann Jóhannsson Jóhann Jóhannsson Composer, Prisoners
9. Darri Ingolfsson Darri Ingolfsson Actor, Borgríki 2
10. Gunnar Hansen Gunnar Hansen Actor, The Texas Chain Saw Massacre He was born in Reykjavik, Iceland and moved to the United States at the age of 5. Gunnar lived in Maine till he was 11, then his family moved to Texas, where he went to high school and then the University of Texas. He majored in English and mathematics and then went to graduate school in Scandinavian Studies and English...
11. Tómas Lemarquis Tómas Lemarquis Actor, Nói albinói
12. Ingvar Eggert Sigurðsson Ingvar Eggert Sigurðsson Actor, Hross í oss
13. Hlynur Sigurðsson Hlynur Sigurðsson Actor, The Flintstones
14. Eythor Gudjonsson Eythor Gudjonsson Producer, Hostel: Part II Eythor Gudjonsson is an entrepreneur by nature. He is a former athlete, two times Icelandic national champion with his team in the popular European sport, team handball. Eythor was the marketing manager for Walt Disney Home video i Iceland for five years, and set the world record withing the Disney Corporation in sales of the Lion King video in 1995...
15. Ágústa Eva Erlendsdóttir Ágústa Eva Erlendsdóttir Actress, Jar City
16. Eagle Egilsson Eagle Egilsson Cinematographer, CSI: Miami
17. Jon Thor Birgisson Jon Thor Birgisson Composer, We Bought a Zoo
18. Berglind Icey Berglind Icey Actress, The Hot Chick
19. Peter Ronson Peter Ronson Actor, Journey to the Center of the Earth Born in Iceland, Peter began running track at a young age. He excelled in this sport and in his late teens was on the Icelandic National Team for the decathlon. He held several national records. While competing in Europe, he met a runner from the United States who was currently attending and competing for USC...
20. Grímur Hákonarson Grímur Hákonarson Director, Hrútar
21. Ylfa Edelstein Ylfa Edelstein Actress, Dís Ylfa Edelstein, was born and raised in Reykjavik, Iceland. Her grandparents, fled Nazi Germany in 1938, settling in Iceland after her grandfather was offered a position as a cellist with the Icelandic Symphony Orchestra. From an early age, Ylfa showed a proclivity for performance, in ballet, theatre and music...
22. Sólveig Arnarsdóttir Sólveig Arnarsdóttir Actress, Ingaló
23. Keiko Keiko Actor, Free Willy Keiko, a Genus Orca whale, was born in 1976 and captured off the coast of Iceland in 1979. He was sold to the marine park industry, and in 1985 he arrived to Reino Aventura in Mexico City where and lived a normal life for a captive whale until 1993. In that year, he was cast as "Willy" in the movie "Free Willy," capturing the hearts of millions of children and adults worldwide...
24. Joi Johannsson Joi Johannsson Actor, Djúpið Joi Johannsson is an awarded Scandinavian actor born and raised in Iceland. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from University of Hartford, Connecticut in 1994 with a B.A degree in Theatre and Cinematic Arts. Joi made his acting debut in 1986 in an international TV mini series called Nonni and Manni. Since then he has appeared in over 40 international films and TV productions...
25. Maria Ellingsen Maria Ellingsen Actress, Santa Barbara
26. Marinó Sigurðsson Marinó Sigurðsson Actor, The Flintstones
27. Sólveig Anspach Sólveig Anspach Director, Haut les coeurs!
28. Gudmundur Thor Gudmundur Thor Actor, LazyTown Gudmundur Thor Karason was born and raised in Reykjavik Iceland. He grew up around visual art and theater and started building and performing puppets from an early age. Gudmundur's goal has always been to build puppets and creatures that come alive, with character and lots of humor. Throughout the years...
29. Rúnar Rúnarsson Rúnar Rúnarsson Director, Þrestir
30. Þórhallur Sigurðsson Þórhallur Sigurðsson Actor, The Secret Life of Walter Mitty
31. Atli Örvarsson Atli Örvarsson Composer, Hrútar Atli Örvarsson is an Icelandic composer for film and television. He scored the award-winning feature Rams (Hrútar), winner of the Un Certain Regard Prize at the Cannes International Film Festival, which featured "a wonderfully minimalist score [that] lends a mournful solemnity to the [film]" -Mark Kermode, The Guardian...
32. Olaf de Fleur Johannesson Olaf de Fleur Johannesson Producer, Borgríki 2 Olaf de Fleur studied physics in Reykjavik, graduating in 1995. Since then he has participated in numerous film projects, including both feature and documentary films. After working for two years for a production company, focusing primarily on TV documentaries, he founded the independent production company Poppoli Pictures...
33. Sigrún Edda Björnsdóttir Sigrún Edda Björnsdóttir Actress, Svartur á leik
34. Ómar Örn Hauksson Ómar Örn Hauksson Art Department, The Raid: Redemption Ómar Örn Hauksson was born in Reykjavik Iceland in 1975. He grew up in the suburb of Breidholt where he went to school and then later high school. He was always a TV and movie addict and never one to play sports, rather spent his days cooped inside reading comics, drawing and watching TV. In high school he got in touch with people who were making music and started to fiddle in death metal...
35. Kristbjörg Kjeld Kristbjörg Kjeld Actress, Hross í oss
36. Hilmir Snær Guðnason Hilmir Snær Guðnason Actor, 101 Reykjavík
37. Sturla Gunnarsson Sturla Gunnarsson Director, Beowulf & Grendel After a career spanning over three decades, Sturla Gunnarsson has come to be recognized by the Canadian film industry as one of its most accomplished film makers. Gunnarsson was born in Iceland, and raised in Vancouver, Canada. After studying at the University of British Columbia, he moved to Toronto where he began working for the National Film Board...
38. Elísabet Ronaldsdóttir Elísabet Ronaldsdóttir Editor, John Wick
39. Björn Thors Björn Thors Actor, Djúpið
40. Friðrik Þór Friðriksson Friðrik Þór Friðriksson Producer, Börn náttúrunnar Fridrik Thor Fridriksson started his film making carrier with a series of experimental films and documentaries in the early 1980s. In 1987, he founded The Icelandic Film Corporation, which has become Iceland's most important production company, producing Fridrikssons films as well as working with other Icelandic directors and producers...
41. Anna Maria Jóakimsdóttir Hutri Anna Maria Jóakimsdóttir Hutri Director, Sininen delfiini
42. Júlíus Kemp Júlíus Kemp Producer, Den brysomme mannen Júlíus Kemp studied film making at the West Surrey College of Art & Design in the UK. The short film Happy Birthday (16mm/bw) was made in WSCAD/London in 1991. Julius left college to work as editor on _Children of Nature (1991)_ by 'Fridrik Thor Fridriksson', nominated for Oscar as best foreign film...
43. Valdís Óskarsdóttir Valdís Óskarsdóttir Editor, Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind
44. Sverrir Þór Sverrisson Sverrir Þór Sverrisson Actor, Algjör Sveppi og dularfulla hótelherbergið
45. Hrafn Gunnlaugsson Hrafn Gunnlaugsson Director, When the Raven Flies
46. Bragi Thor Hinriksson Bragi Thor Hinriksson Director, Algjör Sveppi og töfraskápurinn
47. Sigurjon Sighvatsson Sigurjon Sighvatsson Producer, Killer Elite Joni Sighvatsson, a veteran producer with over 40 feature films and television series to his credit, is the principle of Palomar Pictures, an independent production company. Sighvatsson also continues to be a significant force in the world of art films. After having paved the way for visual artists moving into feature films with Julian Schnabel's highly acclaimed Basquiat...
48. Thor Sigurjonsson Thor Sigurjonsson Producer, Bronson
49. Anna Bjorn Anna Bjorn Actress, The Sword and the Sorcerer
50. Marteinn Thorsson Marteinn Thorsson Editor, XL
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