Birth Place Matching "Malmo, Sweden" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
1. Anita Ekberg
Actress | La dolce vita
Kerstin Anita Marianne Ekberg was born on September 29, 1931 in Malmo, Sweden. Growing up with seven brothers and sisters was not an adventure, but Anita's adventure began when she was elected Miss Sweden in 1950. She did not win the Miss Universe contest but she got a modeling contract in the ...
Director | Batter
Manuel wrote and directed the feature film Den Enda Vägen (Blind Alley) and it was a critical success in Sweden. Educated at Stockholm Academy of Dramatic Arts with a Masters in Film Direction, Manuel is considered one of the most promising directors in Scandinavia and has been awarded for his work....
Writer | Fucking Åmål
Lukas Moodysson was born on January 17, 1969 in Malmö, Skåne län, Sweden as Karl Frederik Lukas Moodysson. He is a writer and director, known for Show Me Love (1998), Lilya 4-Ever (2002) and We Are the Best! (2013). He has been married to Coco Moodysson since 1994. They have three children.
Director | The Long Road Home
Mikael Salomon was born and grew up in Denmark. He is originally and primarily a cinematographer. The first feature film he shot was Fantasterne (1967) by Kirsten Stenbæk. After almost two decades as one of his country's finest in the field and only a few foreign productions, he then moved his life...
8. Bo Widerberg
Director | Ådalen 31
Bo Widerberg was born on June 8, 1930 in Malmö, Skåne län, Sweden as Bo Gunnar Widerberg. He was a director and writer, known for Adalen 31 (1969), Love Lessons (1995) and Love 65 (1965). He was married to Vanja Nettelbladt and Ann-Mari Björklund. He died on May 1, 1997 in Ängelholm, Skåne län.
Zlatan was born in 1981 in Malmö, Sweden. He received his first pair of football boots at the age of five and it was obvious even at this early age that he had the potential to become an extraordinary footballer. He grew up in the infamous neighbourhood Rosengård known for being one of Sweden's ...
10. Håkan Serner
Actor | Mannen på taket
Håkan Serner was born in Malmö, Sweden in 1933. His father was a secundary school teatcher, his mother was a pharmacist. When Serner was six years old his family moved to Stockholm. After finishing school, Serner attended the dramatic school "Terserus teaterskola", and 1960, when the City Theater ...
12. Hans Alfredson
Actor | Den enfaldige mördaren
During 1956-60 Hans Alfredson worked at Sveriges Radio together with Tage Danielsson. They wrote, directed and starred in several revues 1962-1982. As a director and scriptwriter for the screen Alfredson tried many different genres. He had his greatest critical successes with Egg! Egg! A Hardboiled...
15. Nils Poppe
Actor | Det sjunde inseglet
While studying, he became interested in acting and was discovered when performing in a school play.
His talent for comedic acting made him known for the public when he debuted with Pengar - en tragikomisk saga (1947), which he directed himself. He is today best remembered for his character Fabian ...
16. Gudrun Brost
Actress | Jungfrukällan
Gudrun Brost was born on April 6, 1910 in Malmö, Skåne län, Sweden as Gudrun Lisa Johanna. She was an actress, known for The Virgin Spring (1960), Hour of the Wolf (1968) and Here Is Your Life (1966). She was married to Sven Forssell. She died on June 28, 1993 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden.
Actor | American Horror Story
Henrik Rutgersson was born on May 19, 1976 in Malmö, Sweden as Henrik Anders Jörgen Rutgersson. He is an actor and writer, known for American Horror Story (2011), Swedish Dicks (2016) and Wander Darkly (2020). He has been married to Jenna Capozzi since September 24, 2006. They have two children.
18. Mona Seilitz
Actress | Vildanden
Mona Seilitz was born on January 16, 1943 in Malmö, Skåne län, Sweden as Mona-Liz Alexandersson. She was an actress, known for The Wild Duck (1989), Operation Leo (1981) and Fanny Hill (1968). She was married to Stefan Falk, Bill Öhrström and Jan-Erik Seilitz. She died on April 2, 2008 in Malmö.
20. Martin Munthe
Director | Hjärta av sten
Martin Munthe was born Karl Martin Emanuel Söderberg in Malmoe, Sweden in 1970. His biological father is Lasse Söderberg a poet who brought writers like Octavio Paz to the attention of the Nobel Prize in Literature through his translations to Swedish. His mother Ingrid was a model and Munthe spent ...
22. Börje Mellvig
Actor | Lille Fridolf blir morfar
Börje Mellvig was born on November 23, 1911 in Malmö, Skåne län, Sweden as Harald Filip Börje Mellvig. He was an actor and writer, known for Lille Fridolf blir morfar (1957), Sunshine Follows Rain (1946) and Malin går hem (1953). He died on November 7, 1998 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, ...
25. Niclas Larsson
Director | Vatten
Niclas Larsson started his on-screen career early on as an actor, and already during his teens he began directing his own shorts and music videos, borrowing camera equipment from the productions he worked at. After graduating theatre school in 2009, he enrolled at USC Cinema School. At the age of ...
28. Eva Von Bahr
Make Up Department | En man som heter Ove
Eva Von Bahr was born on December 17, 1968 in Malmö, Sweden. She is known for her work on A Man Called Ove (2015), The 100 Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared (2013) and Dune (2021). She has been married to Love Larson since 2015. They have one child. She was previously married ...
31. Sven Melander
Sven Melander was born on October 30, 1947 in Malmö, Skåne län, Sweden as Sven Alarik Melander. He is an actor and writer, known for Sällskapsresan eller Finns det svenskt kaffe på grisfesten (1980), The Jönsson Gang & Dynamite Harry (1982) and The Stig-Helmer Story (2011). He ...
32. Carl Billquist
Actor | Fanny och Alexander
Carl Billquist was born on May 19, 1933 in Malmö, Skåne län, Sweden as Carl Folke Billquist. He was an actor, known for Fanny and Alexander (1982), The Jönsson Gang Gets Gold Fever (1984) and The Jönsson Gang & Dynamite Harry (1982). He was married to Billquist, Wiveca. He died on May...
35. Edvard Persson
Actor | Baldevins bröllop
Edvard Persson began his career with small parts at the Folkets Hus theater in Malmö. At the age of 18 he joined a traveling theater company, Opera Comique. Soon enough he was given the leading roles in operas and operettas. The company traveled around Sweden with plays such as Värmlänningarna or ...
44. Lars Dahlquist
Producer | Änglagård
Lars Dahlquist Born in Malmoe, Sweden, 1950, Lars Dahlquist began his carrier as a project leader at Linköping University, where he had studied, running a large teaching-aids projects in collaboration with the Swedish Educational Broadcasting Company. Simultaneously, he was educated as a ...
49. Jan Jönson
Actor | Ärliga blå ögon
Jan Erik Wilhelm August Jönson, ( former Jönsson) born Nov 27, 1947, in Malmö, Sweden, is an actor, writer and stage director. He was educated at the Royal Dramatic Theatre, Stockholm, 1968-71, and engaged as an actor at the RDT till 1980. Along with a group of inmates at Kumla Prison, he staged ...