Birth Place Matching "Gothenburg, Sweden" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | Ex Machina
Alicia Vikander is a Swedish actress, dancer and producer. She was born and raised in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden, to Maria Fahl-Vikander, an actress of stage and screen, and Svante Vikander, a psychiatrist. She is of Swedish and one quarter Finnish descent. Alicia began acting as a ...
Actor | Good Will Hunting
Stellan Skarsgård was born in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden, to Gudrun (Larsson) and Jan Skarsgård. He became a star in his teens through the title role in the TV-series Bombi Bitt och jag (1968). Between the years 1972-88 he was employed at The Royal Dramatic Theatre in Stockholm, where...
4. Bo Svenson
Actor | Inglourious Basterds
An award-winning writer, actor, producer and director, Bo Svenson has worked with over one hundred Academy Award winners and/or nominees, including Clint Eastwood and Quentin Tarantino.
He is a prolific writer in addition to being an accomplished actor. His first novel, "For Love and Country - A ...
Actress | Zulu
Ulla Jacobsson was an International Swedish Actress and became world-famous with the film One Summer of Happiness (1951) (English title: "One Summer of Happiness", German title: "Sie tanzte nur einen Sommer") and Smiles of a Summer Night (1955) ("Smiles of a Summer Night"), which Zarah Leander made...
Actress | Furyô anego den: Inoshika Ochô
Gorgeous and voluptuous brunette beauty Britt Christina Marinette Lindberg was born on December 6, 1950, in Gothenburg, Sweden, to a working-class family, with one sister and two brothers. She studied Latin at school and initially planned on being an archaeologist. Doing some modeling while still ...
10. Björn Granath
Actor | Kingsman: The Golden Circle
Björn Granath was born on April 5, 1946 in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden as Björn Gösta Tryggve Granath. He was an actor, known for Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017), Evil (2003) and The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2009). He was married to Annmargret Fyregård. He died on February 5, ...
13. Gunnel Lindblom
Actress | Det sjunde inseglet
After acting studies at the Gothenburg City Theater from 1950-52, she made her breakthrough debut in Gustaf Molander's Kärlek (1952). When Ingmar Bergman became head of the Malmö City Theater he asked her to join him there and with him as a director she played the role of Margareta in Goethe's...
14. Helena Bergström
Actress | Sprängaren
Although born in an acting family, she wanted work that included animals when she was young. At the age of 5, she was in a production of the play 'Klas Klättermus'. When she was a 15 she received a scholarship for studying in USA and moved to Mississippi for a year. During this year she became ...
16. Sven Wollter
Actor | The 13th Warrior
Sven Wollter was born on January 11, 1934 in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden. He is an actor and writer, known for The 13th Warrior (1999), Mannen från Mallorca (1984) and Man on the Roof (1976). He has been married to Lisa Wede since May 1, 2003. He was previously married to Viveka ...
17. Essy Persson
Actress | ...4 ..3 ..2 ..1 ...morte
Essy Persson was born on June 15, 1941 in Gothenburg, Sweden, as Essy Ingeborg Vilhelmina Persson. She is an actress primarily known for the leading role as "Siv" in the world famous feature film, "Jag en kvinna" (I - a woman). She began working as a secretary studying acting at a private theatre ...
18. Lars Schmidt
Producer | ABC Stage 67
Lars Schmidt was born on June 11, 1917 in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden. He was a producer, known for ABC Stage 67 (1966), Twenty-Four Hours in a Woman's Life (1961) and Hedda Gabler (1962). He was married to Yanne Noorup, Kristina Belfrage and Ingrid Bergman. He died on October 18, 2009...
Actor | Rosor kyssar och döden
Andreas La Chenardière was born on September 3, 1980 in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden as Andréas Julien Lachenardiere. He is an actor and assistant director, known for Rosor kyssar och döden (2013), Kärlek deluxe (2014) and Krakel Spektakel (2014).
20. Lars Hanson
Actor | Captain Salvation
Lars Hanson was born on July 26, 1886 in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden. He was an actor, known for Captain Salvation (1927), The Wind (1928) and The Saga of Gösta Berling (1924). He was married to Karin Molander. He died on April 8, 1965 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden.
Actor | Livet är en schlager
Casper Jarnebrink was born on January 2, 1970 in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden as Casper Dennis Janebrink. He is an actor, known for Livet är en schlager (2000), Fångarna på fortet (1990) and BingoLotto (1989). He has been married to Helena Janebrink since August 18, ...
25. Anders Ek
Actor | Det sjunde inseglet
Anders Ek was born on April 7, 1916 in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden. He was an actor, known for The Seventh Seal (1957), Sawdust and Tinsel (1953) and Cries & Whispers (1972). He was married to Birgit Cullberg. He died on November 17, 1979 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden.
27. Inday Ba
Actress | The Man Who Knew Too Little
Inday Ba was born on August 10, 1972 in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden as N'Deaye Ba. She was an actress, known for The Man Who Knew Too Little (1997), Trial & Retribution (1997) and Tom & Thomas (2002). She was married to Jonathan Clements. She died on April 26, 2005 in London, ...
29. Adrian Taheri
Actor | Silence
Adrian Taheri, was born in Gothenburg, Sweden. He moved to Stockholm at the age of 5 where he was raised. At 18 he started pursuing a career in acting when he attended Calle Flygare Theatre School. For years Adrian worked with theatre in most of the, both big and small, stages around Stockholm ...
30. Claes Månsson
Actor | Vildanden
Claes Månsson was born on February 5, 1950 in Johanneberg, Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden as Claes Göran Månsson. He is an actor, known for Vildanden (1989), Yrrol - En kolossalt genomtänkt film (1994) and Welcome to Sweden (2014). He is married to Gudrun Gamell Månsson. They have ...
31. Gunn Wållgren
Actress | Fanny och Alexander
Constantly considered to be one of the greatest actresses in modern Swedish theater history, Gunn Wållgren is mostly known for her many roles in plays by Ibsen, Strindberg and Chekhov, and internationally; for her wonderful part as the grandmother in director Ingmar Bergman's Fanny and Alexander (...
33. Kay Pollak
Writer | Så som i himmelen
Kay Pollak was born on May 21, 1938 in Gamlestaden, Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden as Kay Gunnar Leopold Pollak. He is a writer and director, known for As It Is in Heaven (2004), Barnens ö (1980) and Älska mej (1986). He has been married to Carin Pollak since 1986. They have ...
35. Helena Paparizou
Soundtrack | To fili tis... Zois
Helena Paparizou was born in Borås, Sweden, to Greek immigrant parents Georgios and Efrosini Paparizou and was raised in Örgryte, Gothenburg. Her father is from Volos and mother is from Karditsa. She has a sister Rita and brother Dino.
Helena's artistic talents and eagerness to excel became apparent...
36. Weiron Holmberg
Weiron Holmberg was born on March 18, 1935 in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden. He is an actor, known for Sällskapsresan eller Finns det svenskt kaffe på grisfesten (1980), Varn!ng för Jönssonligan (1981) and Jönssonligan & DynamitHarry (1982).
38. Artur Rolén
Actor | Berg-Ejvind och hans hustru
Artur Rolén was born on May 5, 1894 in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden. He was an actor, known for The Outlaw and His Wife (1918), Åsa-Nisse ordnar allt (1955) and Åsa-Nisse (1949). He died on May 1, 1972 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden.
39. Linda Molin
Actress | Bitchkram
Linda Molin is a Swedish born actress, grown up in Säve, outside of Gothenburg, Sweden's second largest city. She studied some theater and drama in high school but has no professional acting school training. She got her first main contract (Apflickorna (2011)) when applying as an extra and her ...
40. Ralph Carlsson
Actor | Fucking Åmål
Ralph Carlsson was born on March 5, 1952 in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden as Ralph Ingemar Karlsson. He is an actor, known for Show Me Love (1998), The Girl Who Played with Fire (2009) and The 100 Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out the Window and Disappeared (2013).
41. Ricky Bruch
Actor | Ronja Rövardotter
Ricky Bruch was born on July 2, 1946 in Örgryte, Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden as Björn Rickard Bruch. He was an actor, known for Ronja Robbersdaughter (1984), Dante - akta're för Hajen! (1978) and Drömkåken (1993). He died on May 30, 2011 in Ystad, Skåne län, Sweden.
43. Georg Rydeberg
Actor | Harald Handfaste
His father was a sea captain, but he refused to allow his son to became a sailor like him. But that could not scare the 14-year old Rydeberg, and at the age of 14, he was steward on a boat to Hull, UK, and the next year he was a sailor on a ship to Lagos, Africa. He got a job as an office clerk, ...
47. Kent Andersson
Actor | Jönssonligan på Mallorca
Kent Andersson was born on December 2, 1933 in Gothenburg, Sweden as Kent Yngve Andersson. He was an actor and writer, known for Jönssonligan på Mallorca (1989), The Return of the Jonsson League (1986) and Storstad (1990). He died on November 3, 2005 in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, ...
48. Lars Brandeby
Actor | Kurt Olssons television
After being expelled from high-school he worked for a few years in the sanitation business. In the evenings he studied to become a journalist. Working on Radio Sjuhärad he came in touch with Nationalteatern in Gothenburg and began a new career as an actor. Around 1980 he created the grumpy and ...