Peter Stormare

Biography

Peter Stormare (born Rolf Peter Ingvar Storm; 27 August 1953) is a Swedish film, stage, voice and television actor as well as a theatrical director, playwright and musician. He is perhaps best known for his roles as John Abruzzi in Prison Break and as Gaear Grimsrud, one of the two kidnappers in Fargo.

Peter Stormare began his acting career at the Royal National Theatre of Sweden, performing for eleven years. In 1990 he became the Associate Artistic Director at the Tokyo Globe Theatre and directed productions of many Shakespeare plays, including "Hamlet". In 1993 he moved to New York, where he appeared in English productions. He continues to work in both the United States and his his homeland of Sweden. He resides in Los Angeles, California, USA, with his wife.

Peter Stormare (born Rolf Peter Ingvar Storm; 27 August 1953) is a Swedish film, stage, voice and television actor as well as a theatrical director, playwright and musician. He is perhaps best known for his roles as John Abruzzi in Prison Break and as Gaear Grimsrud, one of the two kidnappers in Fargo.

Peter Stormare began his acting career at the Royal National Theatre of Sweden, performing for eleven years. In 1990 he became the Associate Artistic Director at the Tokyo Globe Theatre and directed productions of many Shakespeare plays, including "Hamlet". In 1993 he moved to New York, where he appeared in English productions. He continues to work in both the United States and his his homeland of Sweden. He resides in Los Angeles, California, USA, with his wife.

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Gender Male

Known Credits 104

Birthday 1953-08-27

Place of Birth Arbrå, Gävleborgs län, Sweden

Adult Actor False

Official Site http://www.peterstormare.com/

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2017 John Wick: Chapter Two
2016 Dark Ascension as Lucius
2016 Rupture as Terrence
2015 I Am Here as The Russian
2015 Every Thing Will Be Fine as Editor
2015 Clown as Karlsson
2015 Strange Magic as Thang (voice)
2015 Dark Summer as Stokes
2014 Penguins of Madagascar as Corporal (voice)
2014 Bang Bang Baby as George
2014 Mall as Barry
2014 22 Jump Street as Big Meat
2014 Rage
2014 The Zero Theorem as Doctor 2
2013 Heatstroke as Mallick
2013 The Blacklist(4 episodes) as Berlin
2013 Bad Milo as Highsmith
2013 Graceland(3 episodes) as Martun Sarkissian
2013 Pain & Gain as Dr. Bjornson
2013 Siberian Education as Ink
2013 Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters as Berringer
2013 The Last Stand as Burrell
2012 Tai Chi 2: The Hero Rises as Duke Fleming
2012 Arrow(2 episodes) as Werner Zytle / Count Vertigo
2012 Jewtopia as Buck O'Connell
2012 Lockout as Scott Langral
2012 Get the Gringo as Frank
2012 Small Apartments as Dr. Olivetti
2011 Marianne as Sven
2011 Inseparable as Richard
2011 False Trail as Torsten
2011 You Said What? as Peter Stormare
2011 The Wayshower as Prince of Doubt
2011 Autumn Blood as The Mayor
2010 Dylan Dog: Dead of Night as Gabriel
2010 Janie Jones as Sloan
2010 Small Town Murder Songs as Walter
2010 Moomins and the Comet Chase as voice: Snufkin
2010 Ivory as David Strauss
2010 Corridor as Micke
2010 Henry's Crime as Darek
2009 Horsemen as David Spitz
2009 The Killing Room as Dr. Phillips
2008 Insanitarium as Dr. Gianetti
2008 Wolf as Klemens
2008 Witless Protection as Arthur Grimsley
2008 Boot Camp as Norman Hail
2007 Echo as Simons far
2007 Switch as Tommen
2007 Anamorph as Blair Collet
2007 Gone with the Woman as Glenn
2007 Leaps and Bounds as Korvgubbe
2007 Premonition as Dr. Roth
2006 Unknown as Snakeskin Boots
2006 Nacho Libre as Emperor
2005 The Batman vs Dracula as Dracula
2005 Prison Break(91 episodes) as John Abruzzi
2005 Prison Break(4 episodes)
2005 The Brothers Grimm as Cavaldi
2005 Weeds(2 episodes) as Chef
2005 2001 Maniacs as Professor Ackerman
2005 Constantine as Lucifer
2004 Joey(1 episode) as Viktor
2004 Birth as Clifford
2004 Entourage(2 episodes)
2003 Bad Boys II as Alexei
2003 Minnesota Nice as Himself
2003 Hitler: The Rise of Evil as Ernst Röhm
2003 The Movie Hero as The Suspicious Character
2002 The Tuxedo as Dr. Simms
2002 13 Moons as Slovo
2002 Monk(1 episode)
2002 Minority Report as Dr. Solomon Eddie
2002 Windtalkers as Sergeant Eric Hjelmstad
2002 Bad Company as Adrik Vas
2002 Watching Ellie(19 episodes)
2001 Happy Campers as Oberon
2000 Chocolat as Serge Muscat
2000 Von Trier's 100 Eyes as Himself
2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation(1 episode)
2000 Dancer in the Dark as Jeff
2000 Circus as Julius
2000 Bruiser as Milo Styles
2000 The Million Dollar Hotel as Dixie
1999 8MM as Dino Velvet
1999 Purgatory as Cavin Guthrie
1999 Purgatory
1998 Armageddon as Lev Andropov, Russian Cosmonaut
1998 Somewhere in the City as Graham
1998 Mercury Rising as Shayes
1998 The Big Lebowski as Nihilist #1, Uli Kunkel/'Karl Hungus'
1998 Hamilton as Carl Hamilton
1997 In the Presence of a Clown
1997 Playing God as Vladimir
1997 The Lost World: Jurassic Park as Dieter Stark
1996 Le polygraphe
1996 Fargo as Gaear Grimsrud
1992 Damage as Peter Wetzler
1990 Awakenings as Neurochemist
1989 Seinfeld(1 episode)
1987 Pirates of the Lake as Beekeeper
1984 Fanny and Alexander(4 episodes) as Young Man who Helps Isak with Coffer
1900 Otis E.
1900 Thicker as Cub Scoutmaster
1900 Dweller as John Gaines

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