Lasse Hallström


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Lasse Hallström was born on June 2, 1946 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden as Lars Hallström. He is a director and writer, known for What's Eating Gilbert Grape (1993), Dear John (2010) and My Life as a Dog (1985). He has been married to Lena Olin since March 18, 1994. They have one child. He was previously married to Malou Hallström. See full bio »

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Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 16 wins & 15 nominations. See more awards »

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Dear John Director
(2010)
My Life as a Dog Director
(1985)
(1999)

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 2018 The Nutcracker and the Four Realms (directed by)
 2017 A Dog's Purpose (directed by)
 2013/I Safe Haven
 2012 The Hypnotist
 2010/I Dear John (directed by)
 2008 New Amsterdam (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Pilot (2008)
 2006 The Hoax
 2005 Casanova
 2000 Chocolat
 1995 Lumière and Company (Documentary)
 1995 Something to Talk About (as Lasse Hallstrom)
 1993 Making Gilbert Grape (TV Movie documentary)
 1991 Once Around
 1988 The Big Five (TV Movie)
 1983 Frida: Here We'll Stay (Video short)
 1982 ABBA: When All Is Said and Done (Video short)
 1982 ABBA: Head Over Heels (Video short)
 1981 ABBA: Felicidad (Video short)
 1981 ABBA: Happy New Year (Video short)
 1981 ABBA: No hay a quien culpar (Video short)
 1981 ABBA: One of Us (Video short)
 1981 Gyllene Tider: Parkliv (Documentary)
 1981 Come on Then! (TV Movie)
 1981 The Rooster
 1981 ABBA: Super Trouper (Video short)
 1980 ABBA: Conociéndome, Conociéndote (Video short)
 1980 ABBA: Gracias por la Música (Video short)
 1980 Underbart är kort (Short)
 1980 ABBA: The Winner Takes It All (Video short)
 1979 ABBA: Estoy Soñando (Video short)
 1979 Father to Be
 1979 ABBA: Voulez-Vous (Video short)
 1979 ABBA: Does Your Mother Know (Video short)
 1978 ABBA: One Man, One Woman (Video short)
 1978 ABBA: Thank You for the Music (Video short)
 1978 ABBA: Summer Night City (Video short)
 1978 ABBA: Eagle (Video short)
 1978 ABBA: Take a Chance on Me (Video short)
 1977 ABBA: That's Me (Video short)
 1977 ABBA: The Name of the Game (Video short)
 1977 Semlons gröna dalar (TV Mini Series) (3 episodes)
- Minkfällan (1977)
- Tittklister (1977)
 1977 ABBA: The Movie (Documentary)
 1977 Flyttningen (TV Movie)
 1976 ABBA: Knowing Me, Knowing You (Video short)
 1976 ABBA: Money, Money, Money (Video short)
 1976 ABBA: Dancing Queen (Video short)
 1976 ABBA: Fernando (Video short)
 1975 ABBA: Bang-A-Boomerang (Video short)
 1975 ABBA: SOS (Video short)
 1975 ABBA: Mamma Mia (Video short)
 1975 ABBA: I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do, I Do (Video short)
 1974 ABBA: Waterloo (Video short)
 1973 Pappas pojkar (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Episode #1.4 (1973)
- Episode #1.3 (1973)
- Episode #1.2 (1973)
- Episode #1.1 (1973)
 1973 ABBA: Ring, Ring (Video short)
 1973 Det är grisens fel! (TV Movie)
 1970 Oj - är det redan fredag? (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Information (1970)
- Vänliga veckan (1970)
- Kassett-TV (1970)
- Miljövård (1970)
 1968-1969 Kram (TV Series) (6 episodes)
- Äktenskap (1969)
- Tröst (1969)
- Att lyssna (1969)
- Tjejer (1969)
- Rytm (1969)
 1968 Skratt (TV Movie)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Directed several music video clips for Swedish pop group ABBA, including "S.O.S." and "Dancing Queen." See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Interview | 1 Article | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »

Alternate Names:

Lasse Hallstrom

Height:

6' 0½" (1.84 m)

Spouse:

Lena Olin  (1 child) | See more »

Children:

F. Auguste Rahmberg | See more »
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Trivia:

(April 11, 1998) When Hallström's Best Director Oscar nomination for My Life as a Dog (1985) coincided with directors Adrian Lyne (UK) for Fatal Attraction (1987), John Boorman (UK) for Hope and Glory (1987), Norman Jewison (Canada) for Moonstruck (1987) and winner Bernardo Bertolucci (Italy) for The Last Emperor (1987), this was the only instance in Oscar history where all five Best Director ... See more »

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