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Gunnar Tolnæs (1879–1940)

Gunnar Tolnæs was a trained actor with an extensive career on the stage, including Nationalteatret in Oslo. Made his film debut in Swedish films working with Mauritz Stiller and Victor Sjöström. Came to Denmark in 1915 and worked exclusively for Nordisk Film, where he soon became their biggest attraction after Valdemar Psilander left the studio in... See full bio »


(age 60) in Oslo, Norway

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Known For

Little Dorrit Arthur Clennam
A Trip to Mars Avanti Planetaros - Captain of the Space Ship
Die Lieblingsfrau des Maharadscha Maharadschah Narada
The Pierrot Jean Riot


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 1928 Sex in Chains
Fabrikant Rudolf Steinau
 1926 Det sovende Hus
Richard Torp
 1926 Oriental Love
Maharajah of Radphur
 1925 Miss 1926
 1924 Little Dorrit
Arthur Clennam
 1924 The Amazing Elopement
Jørgen Wedel
 1924 Min ven privatdetektiven
Arne Falk
 1922 Hans Gode Genius
Victor Albert
 1922 The Vicar of Vejlby
Erik Sørensen - Herredsfogden i Vejlby
 1921 Kan disse Øjne lyve?
Count Egill Trolle
 1921 Sturmflut des Lebens
Prof. Dr. Sanden
 1921 Prometheus
Hogan Ford - Billionaire
 1921 Die Lieblingsfrau des Maharadscha - 3. Teil
Narada, Maharadscha von Odhapur
 1920 The Penalty of Fame
Freddy Hurst
 1919 Lykkelandet
Lord Vaux
 1919 Maharadjahens yndlingshustru II
 1919 Stodderprinsessen (Short)
 1919 Hendes Helt
Knud Rosen
 1918 A Friend of the People
Ernst Kamp - Typographer
 1918 A Trip to Mars
Avanti Planetaros - Captain of the Space Ship
 1918 Mands vilje
Frantz Fabricius
 1917 Fjeldpigen
Georges Wallery
 1917 The Pierrot
Jean Riot
 1917 Den mystiske tjener
Jack Milton - Detective
 1917 Den retfærdiges hustru
Judge Stein
 1917 Die Lieblingsfrau des Maharadscha - 2. Teil
Maharadschah Narada
 1917 Maharadjahens yndlingshustru I
The Maharaja
 1916 Die Lieblingsfrau des Maharadscha
Maharadschah Narada
 1916 Sjæletyven (Short)
Jurian Fox - Detective
 1916 Lyset og Livet
Karl Diemar
 1915 När konstnärer älska
Ernst Lycke
 1915 En av de många (Short)
Erik Wall
 1914 Gatans barn
Karl Sterner
 1914 Bröderna (Short)
Georg Williams
 1913 Half Breed
von Stahl
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