Biography

Swedish musician, composer, member of the Swedish music group ABBA (1972–1982), and co-composer of the musicals Chess, Kristina från Duvemåla, and Mamma Mia!. For the 2008 film version of Mamma Mia! he worked also as an executive producer. Since 2001 he is active with his own band Benny Anderssons orkester.

Swedish musician, composer, member of the Swedish music group ABBA (1972–1982), and co-composer of the musicals Chess, Kristina från Duvemåla, and Mamma Mia!. For the 2008 film version of Mamma Mia! he worked also as an executive producer. Since 2001 he is active with his own band Benny Anderssons orkester.

Personal Info

Known For Acting

Gender Male

Known Credits 37

Birthday 1946-12-16

Place of Birth Vällingby, Sweden

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Also Known As

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

ABBA: The Visitors as Himself
2019 Josefin Nilsson - Love Me for Who I Am as Himself
2018 Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again as "Waterloo" Pianist
2016 ABBA in Pictures: The Photographer's Story
2015 ABBA - ABBA (DVD from Deluxe Edition) as Sänger
2014 Jag är inte beredd att dö än as Himself
2013 The Joy of ABBA as Himself
2013 Agnetha: ABBA & After as Himself
2012 ABBA: Dancing Queen as himself
2009 ABBA in Japan
2009 Skavlan (1 episode) as Guest
2008 Mamma Mia! as "Dancing Queen" piano player (uncredited)
2006 The One Show (1 episode)
2005 Abba - The complete studio recording
2004 ABBA: Super Troupers as Benny Andersson
2003 ABBA Gold: Greatest Hits
2003 Hagström: Everything in Music
2002 ABBA: The Definitive Collection as Himself
1999 ABBA: The Winner Takes It All - The ABBA Story as Himself
1999 Lycanthrope as Kevin
1999 ABBA - Full Concert 78 minutes as Benny Andersson
1980 ABBA - In Concert as Himself
1977 ABBA: The Movie as Himself
1976 ABBA in Studio 2 as Himself
1975 Made in Sweden For Export as Himself
1974 Am laufenden Band (1 episode) as Gast

Sound

2018 Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again Music
2016 Stockholm, My Love Music
2015 The Circle Original Music Composer
2012 Palme Music
2009 Chess Music
2008 Mamma Mia! Original Music Composer
2007 You, the Living Music
2003 Chess Original Music Composer
2000 Songs from the Second Floor Music
1990 Den hemliga vännen Music
1987 Mio in the Land of Faraway Music
1977 ABBA: The Movie Original Music Composer
1968 The Seduction of Inga Original Music Composer
1958 Melodifestivalen (1 episode)Songs

Production

2018 Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again Executive Producer
2015 The Circle Producer
2008 Mamma Mia! Executive Producer

Writing

2015 ABBA - ABBA (DVD from Deluxe Edition) Writer

Crew

2015 ABBA - ABBA (DVD from Deluxe Edition) Digital Producer

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