Alf Kjellin (1920–1988)


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Although trained for the stage in his native Sweden, Alf Kjellin appeared in only a few stage productions before entering films. His work in Torment (1944) resulted in his being noticed by Hollywood, and he made his American film debut in 1949 under the name Christopher Kent. He soon went back to using his real name, and though he made several ... See full bio »

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Known For

Ice Station Zebra Col. Ostrovsky
(1968)
Sjutton år Director
(1957)
Madame Bovary Leon Dupuis
(1949)
Mannix Director
(1972-1974)

Filmography

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 1985 The Paper Chase (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Pressure (1985)
 1985 Scarecrow and Mrs. King (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Car Wars (1985)
 1984 Finder of Lost Loves (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Echoes (1984)
 1984 Whiz Kids (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Amen to Amen-Re (1984) ... (directed by)
 1983 Hotel (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1981-1983 Dynasty (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- The Bungalow (1983)
- Danny (1983)
- The Search (1983)
- Viva Las Vegas (1981)
 1982 Cassie & Co. (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Fade Out (1982)
 1981 Walking Tall (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Hitman (1981)
 1979-1981 Vega$ (TV Series) (3 episodes)
 1980 Trapper John, M.D. (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1979-1980 Paris (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Fitz's Boys (1980)
- Burnout (1979)
 1979 How the West Was Won (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Innocent (1979)
 1979 David Cassidy - Man Undercover (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Teammates (1979)
 1978 The Young Pioneers (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1978 Eight Is Enough (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1977 Big Hawaii (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Sugar Wars (1977)
 1977 Family (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Childhood's End (1977)
- Annie Laurie (1977)
 1977 The Fantastic Journey (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1976-1977 Police Story (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Hard Rock Brown (1977)
 1977 Police Woman (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Shadow of Doubt (1977)
 1977 Code R (TV Series)
 1973-1977 Barnaby Jones (TV Series) (5 episodes)
- Counterfall (1975)
 1976 Gibbsville (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Trapped (1976)
 1976 The Quest (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1975-1976 Joe Forrester (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Stake Out (1975)
 1972-1975 The Waltons (TV Series) (10 episodes)
- The Nurse (1975)
- The Loss (1975)
- The Emergence (1975)
- The Competition (1975)
- The Choice (1975)
 1975 Switch (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1975 The Family Holvak (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1975 Long Way Home (TV Movie)
 1975 Cannon (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Vengeance (1975)
 1974 Planet of the Apes (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1974 Little House on the Prairie (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1974 Columbo (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- Mind Over Mayhem (1974)
 1972-1974 Mannix (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Cry Silence (1972)
 1974 The Six Million Dollar Man (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1972-1973 Gunsmoke (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Patricia (1973)
- Bohannan (1972)
 1973 McMillan & Wife (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1973 The Girls of Huntington House (TV Movie)
 1972 Bonanza (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Hidden Enemy (1972)
- The Initiation (1972)
 1971-1972 Ironside (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1971-1972 Cade's County (TV Series) (2 episodes)
- The Brothers (1972)
- Gray Wolf (1971)
 1971 Bearcats! (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Big Guns (1971)
 1971 The Bold Ones: The New Doctors (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Angry Man (1971)
 1971 The Deadly Dream (TV Movie)
 1970 The McMasters
 1969 Midas Run
 1967-1968 Mission: Impossible (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- The Condemned (1968)
- A Game of Chess (1968)
- The Bank (1967)
 1967 Dundee and the Culhane (TV Series)
 1966-1967 Run for Your Life (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1966-1967 The Girl from U.N.C.L.E. (TV Series) (2 episodes)
 1966-1967 I Spy (TV Series) (9 episodes)
- Blackout (1967)
- Get Thee to a Nunnery (1967) ... (directed by)
- The War Lord (1967) ... (directed by)
- Tonia (1967) ... (directed by)
 1966 The Virginian (TV Series) (1 episode)
 1962-1965 The Alfred Hitchcock Hour (TV Series) (11 episodes)
- Isabel (1964)
- Night Caller (1964)
 1962 Siska
 1961 Alfred Hitchcock Presents (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Coming Home (1961)
 1957 Sjutton år
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Kaj Munk's play 'Niels Ebbesen' at Dramatikerstudion, Stockholm, Sweden.

Alternate Names:

Christopher Kent

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)
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Trivia:

Most familiar to modern audiences as the Russian paratroop commander in Ice Station Zebra (1968). See more »

Star Sign:

Pisces

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