Michael Nyqvist – Biography and Filmography

Michael Nyqvist - Biography and Filmography

Michael Nyqvist – biography and filmography

  Michael Nyqvist on 8 Born in Stockholm in November 1960. He is considered one of the major Swedish actors.

After he had in a TV adaptation of Lars Norén’s drawn attention to himself, he was cast in a series of successful Swedish feature film productions, including The Way Out (1999), Lukas Moodysson hit comedy Along! (2000) and in the screen adaptation Mankell The Fifth Woman (2002) by Birger Larsen.

In 2002 he was honored for his role as Benny Soderstrom farmers in the type of grave next door by Kjell Sundvall the Guldbagge price.

2004 he shot and directed by Kay Pollak As in Heaven (2004). The film celebrated its international premiere at the Berlinale 2005, but there was no win prizes. After his film start in Germany in October 2005 became the story about the conductor, who returns to the world of show biz back to return to his roots to become an arthouse hit, the months in the cinema charts was represented.

In addition to his film work Nyqvist regularly plays theater.

Filmography – Michael Nyqvist (selection)

2007
The Kautokeino Rebellion (directed by Nils Gaup) ( #)
2006
Underbara älskade (Director: Johan Brisinger)
Sök (Director: Maria von Heland)
The Black Pimpernel (Directed by Åsa Faring and Ulf Hultberg)

2005
Naboen (Next Door, directed by Pål Sletaune)
Äideistä parhain (Mother of Mine, directed by Klaus Härö)
Orangutang Bang Bang (Director: Simon Staho)

2004
Day and Night (directed by Simon Staho)
As in Heaven (As It Is In Heaven, directed by Kay Pollak)

2003
Details (Director: Kristian Petri)

2002
The Fifth Woman (The Fifth Woman, directed by Birger Larsen)
The guy next door from the grave (The Guy in the Grave Next Door, directed by Kjell Sundvall)
Two little heroes (We Can Be Heroes , directed by Ulf Malmros)

2001
Home Sour Home (Director: Dan Ying)

2000
Together! (Together!, Directed by Lukas Moodysson)

1999
The Way Out (Breaking Out, directed by Daniel Lind Lagerlof)

Photo © Prokino – Michael Nyqvist as in the sky

Title: Michael Nyqvist – biography and filmography

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