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Stefán Karl Stefánsson (1975–2018)


Stefan Karl Stefansson was 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. ... See full bio »

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Night at the Museum
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2006
Thor
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2011

Filmography

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 2017 For Honor (Video Game)
Viking Soldier (voice)
 2002-2014 LazyTown (TV Series)
Robbie Rotten
- Time to Learn (2014) ... Robbie Rotten (as Stefán Karl)
- New Kid in Town (2014) ... Robbie Rotten
- Robbie's Dream Team (2014) ... Robbie Rotten (as Stefan Karl)
- Secret Friend Day (2014) ... Robbie Rotten
- The Last SportsCandy (2014) ... Robbie Rotten
 2012 Candybar (Short)
Bus Driver #3
 2011 Kurteist fólk
Lárus Skjaldarson
 2010 True Jackson, VP (TV Series)
Karl Gustav
- Trapped in Paris (2010) ... Karl Gustav (as Stefan Karl)
 2009 Jóhannes
Diddi
 2008 LazyTown Extra (TV Series)
Robbie Rotten
- One, Two, Ski! (2008) ... Robbie Rotten
- Ice Is Nice (2008) ... Robbie Rotten
- Tall Stories (2008) ... Robbie Rotten
- Super Speed (2008) ... Robbie Rotten
- Bounce Away (2008) ... Robbie Rotten
 2006 Anna and the Moods (Short)
Various Characters (voice)
 2002 Áramótaskaup (TV Movie)
Many
 2002 Stella í framboði
Ingimundur
 2002 Litla lirfan ljóta (Short)
The Worm
 2001 Áramótaskaup (TV Movie)
 2001 Regína
Manni - Police officer
 2001 Eilífðin (Video short)
Salamandran
 2000 Berlin (Video) (as Stefan Karl)
 1999 Glanni Glæpur Í Latabæ
Glanni / Robbie
 1999 Skaupið: 1999 (TV Movie)
Robbie Williams / Many others
 1995 Privacy
Student (as Stefán K. Stefánsson)
 1994 Áramótaskaup 1994 (TV Movie)
News reporter & Many others
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Other Works:

How the Grinch Stole Christmas (Musical) at the Pantages Theater in Los Angeles. As the Grinch. See more »

Publicity Listings:

2 Interviews | See more »

Official Sites:

boston.com - Interview

Alternate Names:

Stefan Karl | Stefán Karl | Stefan Karl Stefansson | Stefán K. Stefánsson

Height:

6' 2½" (1.89 m)
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Personal Quote:

As an actor in Iceland, I found good training and colleagues in the National Theatre, and none of us could have predicted the kind of fame that LazyTown found globally. When you are an actor or do anything in the arts for a career, your life will take many unexpected twists and turns. See more »

Trivia:

Ran an organization supporting bullied children called Rainbow Children. He hoped to see the organization grow bigger and come to the US but it shut down after twelve years. See more »

Nickname:

Stebbi

Star Sign:

Cancer

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