Liv Ullmann


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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-1950s 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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Cries & Whispers Maria / Mother
(1972)
Persona Elisabet Vogler
(1966)
(1978)
The Emigrants Kristina
(1971)

Filmography

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  The Nix (pre-production)
Flora
 2012 Two Lives
Ase Evensen
 2009 Angry Man (Short)
Mother (English 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 The Ox
Maria Gustavsson
 1991 Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 1990 Mindwalk
Sonia Hoffman
 1989 The Rose Garden
Gabriele Schlüter-Freund
 1988 Gli indifferenti (TV Movie)
Maria Grazia
 1988 The Girlfriend
María
 1987 Gaby: A True Story
Sari
 1987 Farewell Moscow
Ida Nudel
 1984 The Bay Boy
Jenny Campbell
 1984 Dangerous Moves
Marina Fromm
 1983 Jenny (TV Mini Series)
Jenny
- Episode #1.3 (1983) ... Jenny
- Episode #1.2 (1983) ... Jenny
- Episode #1.1 (1983) ... Jenny
 1983 The Wild Duck
Gina
 1980 Richard's Things
Kate Morris
 1979 Fruen fra havet (TV Movie)
Ellida Wangel
 1979 Players
Wimbledon Tennis Spectator (uncredited)
 1978 Autumn Sonata
Eva
 1977 The Serpent's Egg
Manuela Rosenberg
 1977 A Bridge Too Far
Kate Ter Horst
 1976 Face to Face
Jenny Isaksson
 1975 Leonor
Leonor
 1975 The Magic Flute
Woman in Audience (uncredited)
 1974 The Abdication
Queen Kristina
 1974 Scenes from a Marriage
Marianne
 1974 Zandy's Bride
Hannah Lund
 1973 The Vocation (Short) (voice)
 1973 40 Carats
Ann Stanley
 1973 Scenes from a Marriage (TV Mini Series)
Marianne
- Analfabeterna (1973) ... Marianne
- Tåredalen (1973) ... Marianne
- Paula (1973) ... Marianne
- Konsten att sopa under mattan (1973) ... Marianne
 1973 Lost Horizon
Catherine
 1972 Cries & Whispers
Maria / Mother
 1972 Pope Joan
Pope Joan
 1972 The New Land
Kristina
 1971 The Emigrants
Kristina
 1971 The Night Visitor
Ester Jenks
 1970 Cold Sweat
Fabienne Martin
 1969 The Passion of Anna
Anna Fromm / Self
 1969 An-Magritt
An-Magritt
 1968 Shame
Eva Rosenberg
 1968 Hour of the Wolf
Alma Borg
 1967 Cocktailparty (TV Movie)
Celia
 1966 Persona
Elisabet Vogler
 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 Short Is the Summer
Eva
 1962 Tonny
Kari
 1959 The Wayward Girl
Gerd
 1957 Fools in the Mountains
Hotellgjest (uncredited)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

"Flyktningen," with Liv Ullmann in the cast. See more »

Publicity Listings:

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

Alternate Names:

Liv Ullman

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)

Spouse:

Donald Saunders  (divorced) | See more »

Children:

Linn Ullmann

Parents:

Ullmann, Janna | Ullmann, Viggo
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

On growth: Is this not where life's possibilities lie? Not necessarily to arrive, but always to be on the way, in movement. See more »

Trivia:

She claims to be the only one of Ingmar Bergman's actresses who hasn't fallen in love with Erland Josephson. See more »

Trademark:

Serious, introspective characters See more »

Nickname:

The Norwegian Angel

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