Birth Place Matching "Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, 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...
Director | Sånger från andra våningen
Roy Andersson was born on March 31, 1943 in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden as Roy Arne Lennart Andersson. He is a director and writer, known for Songs from the Second Floor (2000), A Swedish Love Story (1970) and A Pigeon Sat on a Branch Reflecting on Existence (2014).
5. Bo Svenson
Actor | Inglourious Basterds
An award winning and highly versatile actor and writer - and a member of the Oscar Academy since 1985, Bo has worked with over 100 Academy Award winners/nominees including Quentin Tarantino and Clint Eastwood.
After Quentin Tarantino's "Kill Bill" and "Inglourious Basterds", the latter Tarantino's ...
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 ...
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...
10. 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), Beware of the Jönsson Gang (1981) and The Jönsson Gang & Dynamite Harry (1982).
11. 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, ...
12. Peter Andersson
Actor | Män som hatar kvinnor
Peter Andersson was born on February 12, 1953 in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden as Ulf Harry Peter Andersson. He is an actor, known for The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2009), Underworld: Blood Wars (2016) and Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (2014).
13. Helena Bergström
Actress | Sista dansen
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 ...
14. 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), The Man from Majorca (1984) and Man on the Roof (1976). He has been married to Lisa Wede since May 1, 2003. He was previously married to Viveka Seldahl...
16. 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 The Wild Duck (1989), Welcome to Sweden (2014) and Yrrol - En kolossalt genomtänkt film (1994). He is married to Gudrun Gamell Månsson. They ...
21. 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).
23. 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, ...
26. 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 Crimes of Passion: Roses, Kisses and Death (2013), Kärlek deluxe (2014) and Krakel Spektakel (2014).
29. 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, ...
31. 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 ...
32. Lars Hanson
Actor | Gösta Berlings saga
Lars Hanson was born on July 26, 1886 in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden. He was an actor, known for The Saga of Gösta Berling (1924), Captain Salvation (1927) and The Scarlet Letter (1926). He was married to Karin Molander. He died on April 8, 1965 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, ...
34. John Botvid
Actor | Fattiga riddare
John Botvid was born on September 12, 1889 in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden as John Botvid Börjesson. He was an actor and writer, known for Fattiga riddare (1944), Som folk är mest (1944) and Helen of Troy (1951). He was married to Gunborg Maria Johnson. He died on February 20, 1964.
36. 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 (...
37. Jonas Wolcher
Producer | Precision: The Child Drug Trafficking
Jonas was born in Gothenburg at Östra Sjukhuset 15th of April 1973. He spent his childhood most of the time in Skåne until he went to school. Jonas began a career as a tourist guide, but then moved on to become a journalist. He started his first company (commercials) 1996 when he moved back to his ...
38. 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...
39. 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), Children's Island (1980) and Älska mej (1986). He has been married to Carin Pollak since 1986. They have ...
Actress | Nära livet
Barbro Hiort af Ornäs was born on August 28, 1921 in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden. She was an actress, known for Brink of Life (1958), All These Women (1964) and Den ofrivillige golfaren (1991). She died on November 27, 2015 in Stockholm, Sweden.
Actress | Vi på Väddö
Ann-Marie Gyllenspetz was born on November 7, 1932 in Örgryte, Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden. She was an actress, known for Vi på Väddö (1958), Sången om den eldröda blomman (1956) and Brink of Life (1958). She was married to Jörgen Fogelquist and Ove Tjernberg...
45. Gertrud Fridh
Actress | Smultronstället
Gertrud Fridh was born on November 26, 1921 in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden. She was an actress, known for Wild Strawberries (1957), Hour of the Wolf (1968) and Halsduken (1962). She died on October 11, 1984 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden.
46. 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 ...
47. Angelika Roberts
Actress | Noll tolerans
A graduate of The Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute in New York, Angelika continued her education in Los Angeles with renowned teachers; Barry Papick (who coached Sean Connery, Jamie Foxx, Lindsey Lohan to name a few), Jeraldin Baron and Susan Peretz.
Angelika appeared in Swedish TV-series and feature...
48. 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), Cries & Whispers (1972) and Sawdust and Tinsel (1953). He was married to Birgit Cullberg. He died on November 17, 1979 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden.
Actor | All the Young Men
Handsome and charming, Ingemar Johansson was one of Heavyweight Boxing's most exciting and colorful champions. Born in Sweden on September 22, 1932, Johannsson discovered at a young age that he had "thunder" in his hands, and entered amateur boxing. As a member of the European Amateur Boxing Team, ...