you visit the IMDB
at this link, you can view a three-minute video called "The Rise
of Stellan Skarsgĺrd", written by
Brandon Hardesty and Kenny Johnson. It was posted when Stellan received
his Emmy nomination for "Chernobyl". The video features clips from many
of his films so it's definitely worth looking at.
the party boy! I'm not sure who took this photo of Stellan who was
celebrating his 70th birthday on June 13th of this year. Good chance it
was taken by a family member in his home since the wall is covered with
some of his film posters.
Bros. has released a set of new character posters for
DUNE. Here is Stellan, who is very bald as
Baron Vladimir Harkonnen.
release in the states has been pushed back yet again, this time to
October 22nd. The film will cover the massive novel’s first half,
while a second as-yet-unnamed film is planned to cover the rest. "Dune"
is also slated to debut on HBO Max at the same time it hits theaters.
That controversial decision announced by Warner Bros. in December did
not sit well with director Denis Villenueve, who complained that they
had "hijacked one of the most respectable and important studios in film
& Sister - Eija & Valter - Then & Now
Back in February I announced
that Valter had been cast in an 8-part drama series called "A Class
Apart". The Swedish title is actually "Zebrarummet" and is an
original production from the Nordic Entertainment Group's Viaplay
streaming services. A release date has now been set for August 22,
2021. Director Andrea Östlund commented, "The absolute most fun has
been working with all the sickly awesome young actors who have
invested a thousand percent in the work. I think this series is
largely about the boundaries of what constitutes okay human
behavior, and how far people with power and privileges are willing
to push the boundaries." The Swedish media has posted these two
Valter can be currently seen
in the chilling new eight-part Netflix series "Katla",
directed by veteran Icelandic director Baltasar Kormákur. Set in the
small town of Vík in South Iceland, near the subglacial volcano
named Katla, which has been erupting constantly for a whole year,
the series follows the few residents who have remained in the
village despite being advised to evacuate. The story is a mix of
science fiction and Icelandic folktale featuring dramatic
Scandinavian scenery. The photo below shows Valter in the role of
Björn with co-star Aliette Opheim, who plays his mother Gunhild.
Netflix has become a popular platform for some of the Skarsgĺrd
boys. Fans of Gustaf have enthusiastically embraced him as Floki in 68
episodes of the popular "Vikings" drama series, but he can also
be seen on the Netflix series "Cursed" in the role of
Merlin. Season 1 premiered last summer and there is still no
announcement of a second season so at this late date, it does
not appear there will be one.
Gustaf's most recent
project is a reboot of "The Emigrants", Vilhelm Moberg’s
classic Swedish tale originally
adapted for the 1971 film starring Max Von Sydow and Liv Ullmann.
This new version will be released on Christmas Day in Sweden.
is no stranger to HBO projects and it's been announced that
Season 3 of "Succession" has added him to its cast.
He will play Lukas Matsson,
who is described as a successful, confrontational tech
founder and CEO.
don't read much about the one male non-actor in the Skarsgĺrd
family. That's because 39-year-old Sam followed in his
mother's footsteps and became a doctor. This recent photo shows
him with his wife Pat, brothers Alex and Valter. Sam happens to be the
tallest in the family at 6'6".
- new photo of a happy couple taken five years ago at the
Stockholm premiere of "The Legend of "Tarzan" on July 11, 2016.