Birth Place Matching "Karlstad, Värmlands län, Sweden" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Soundtrack | La Habanera
Beginning her acting-singing career in provincial Swedish theaters in 1929, she soon worked her way up to starring roles in Stockholm and Vienna. In 1936 she signed a contract with the Berlin film studio, UFA, despite her imperfect command of German. During World War II she became the highest-paid ...
Director | Berget på månens baksida
Lennart Hjulström was born on July 18, 1938 in Karlstad, Värmlands län, Sweden. He is an actor and director, known for Berget på månens baksida (1983), The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest (2009) and The Third Wave (2003). He is married to Gunilla Nyroos.
4. Mimi Pollak
Actress | Sommarlek
Mimi Pollak was born on April 9, 1903 in Karlstad, Värmlands län, Sweden. She was an actress and director, known for Summer Interlude (1951), Autumn Sonata (1978) and Amatörfilmen (1922). She was married to Nils Lundell. She died on August 11, 1999 in Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden.
8. Adam Alsing
Actor | The Return of Jesus, Part II
He attended Sundsta/Älvkullegymnasiet (high school) in Karlstad. He's the son of Rolf Alsing, former editor in chief at the Swedish newspaper Aftonbladet.
He's famous for hosting shows like Adam (1993), "Masterplan," Big Brother (2000), and Tur i kärlek (1989) in Sweden. In 2006 he started as a...
13. Henrik Sjöman
Producer | På djupet
Grown up and living at Värmlands Näs in Säffle with his parents Eva Sjöman and Bo Sjöman.
He's made his own movies since he was a child. Later he went to Munkfors Teatergymnasium and Belkinge Läns Folkhögskola to study theatre and has appeared in short films and big screens since then.
He start to ...
16. Per Elam
Actor | Saltön
Per Gunnar Elam, born January 16, 1932 in Karlstad, is a Swedish actor. He studied to become at the Willy Koblancks Theatre School in Stockholm 1949-52. He debuted in film 1955 and has subsequently appeared in both television shows and on stage. Engaged at a number of theaters in Stockholm and ...
18. Jimi Vix
Composer | Exodus
Jimi was conceived in a church, but does not believe in any God. He was raised in the small city of Grums. In the 6th grade he grew a big fascination to movies and filmmaking. In high school (Sundsta/Älvkullegymnasiet) in Karlstad he studied media in all forms. After school he moved to Vänersborg ...
21. Robert P. Olsson
Actor | 13:de mars 1941
Born in Sweden to father Roland Olsson (truck driver) and mother Ulla Olsson (hotel worker) on September 1, 1979. His mother also managed her own store for a couple of years during the 80s. He is the youngest of four children. He has two older sisters and one older brother. One of his older sisters...
23. Lasse Sandberg
Writer | Niklas önskedjur
Lasse Sandberg was born on February 17, 1924 in Karlstad, Värmlands län, Sweden. He was a director and writer, known for Niklas önskedjur (1972), Lilla Anna och Långa Farbrorn (1974) and Lilla spöket Laban (2006). He was married to Inger Sandberg. He died on November 12, 2008 in ...
26. Inger Sandberg
Writer | Niklas önskedjur
Inger Sandberg was born on August 2, 1930 in Karlstad, Värmlands län, Sweden as Inger Erikson. She is a writer and director, known for Niklas önskedjur (1972), Lilla Anna och Långa Farbrorn (1974) and Lilla spöket Laban (2006). She was previously married to Lasse Sandberg.
30. Emma Meissner
Actress | Den glada änkan
Emma Meissner was born on October 30, 1866 in Karlstad, Värmlands län, Sweden as Emma Ekström. She was an actress, known for Den glada änkan (1907), Eva går ombord (1934) and Sara Learns Manners (1937). She was married to Hjalmar Meissner and Robert Berg. She died on November 20, 1942.
Actor | Fyren
He studied language in school and found Latin to be quite challenging. But he passed his exams and now in 2003 is taking a year off to travel around Europe to find inspiration. In his honor Robert P. Olsson created the title "dialogue master" to fit his incredible talent in language. His older ...
42. Linus Bornlöf
Soundtrack | Idol
Erik Linus Bornlöf was born on the 16th of November 1982 in Karlstad, Sweden to Elisabeth and Lars-Erik Bornlöf. His mother is a former country singer that won the Swedish radio prize for best performance in 1966 at the age of 16. He studied music and theater at Kaggeholm music academy in Stockholm...