Peter Stormare



Place of birth:

Arbrå, Gävleborgs län, Sweden:


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.

Film Credits

The Obscure Life of the Grand Duke of Corsica (2020)
as The Grand Duke of Corsica
Frau & Mann (2019)
as Captain
Steh auf (2019)
The Poison Rose (2019)
as Slide
Beyond The Sky (2018)
as Peter Norton
Age of Summer (2018)
as Rock God
The Assassin's Code (2018)
as Kurt Schlychter
브이아이피 (2017)
as Paul
The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature (2017)
as Gunther (voice)
King of the Dancehall (2017)
as Pierce Davidson
Kill 'em All (2017)
as Agent Mark Holman
John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017)
as Abram
Rupture (2016)
as Terrence
Every Thing Will Be Fine (2015)
as Editor
Strange Magic (2015)
as Thang (voice)
Dark Summer (2015)
as Stokes
Penguins of Madagascar (2014)
as Corporal (voice)
Clown (2014)
as Karlsson
I Am Here (2014)
as The Russian
Bang Bang Baby (2014)
as George
海神密码 (2014)
as Charles
Mall (2014)
as Barry
22 Jump Street (2014)
as Ghost
Tokarev (2014)
as Francis O'Connell
Heatstroke (2013)
as Mallick
The Zero Theorem (2013)
as Doctor 2
Autumn Blood (2013)
as The Mayor
Bad Milo! (2013)
as Highsmith
Phineas and Ferb: Mission Marvel (2013)
as Whiplash (voice)
Pain & Gain (2013)
as Dr. Bjornson
Educazione siberiana (2013)
as Ink
Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013)
as Berringer
The Last Stand (2013)
as Burrell
太極2 英雄崛起 (2012)
as Duke Fleming
Big Top Scooby-Doo! (2012)
as Wulfric von Rydingsvard (voice)
形影不离 (2012)
as Richard
Jewtopia (2012)
as Buck O'Connell
Lockout (2012)
as Scott Langral
Get the Gringo (2012)
as Frank
Small Apartments (2012)
as Dr. Olivetti
Marianne (2011)
as Sven
Jägarna 2 (2011)
as Torsten
Hjelp, vi er i filmbransjen (2011)
as Peter Stormare
The Wayshower (2011)
as Prince of Doubt
Dylan Dog: Dead of Night (2011)
as Gabriel
Janie Jones (2010)
as Sloan
Small Town Murder Songs (2010)
as Walter
Ivory (2010)
as David Strauss
Isolerad (2010)
as Micke
Henry's Crime (2010)
as Darek Millodragovic
Behind the Moomins (2010)
as Himself
The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (2009)
Horsemen (2009)
as David Spitz
The Killing Room (2009)
as Dr. Phillips
Insanitarium (2008)
as Dr. Gianetti
Varg (2008)
as Klemens
Witless Protection (2008)
as Arthur Grimsley
Boot Camp (2008)
as Norman Hail
Ekko (2007)
as Simons far
Switch (2007)
as Tommen
Anamorph (2007)
as Blair Collet
Tatt av kvinnen (2007)
as Glenn
Hoppet (2007)
as Korvgubbe
Premonition (2007)
as Dr. Roth
Unknown (2006)
as Snakeskin Boots
Nacho Libre (2006)
as Emperor
The Brothers Grimm: Bringing the Fairytale to Life (2005)
as Himself
The Batman vs. Dracula (2005)
as Dracula
The Brothers Grimm (2005)
as Cavaldi
2001 Maniacs (2005)
as Professor Ackerman
Nobody Wants Your Film (2005)
Constantine (2005)
as Lucifer
Birth (2004)
as Clifford
Bad Boys II (2003)
as Alexei
Minnesota Nice (2003)
as Himself
The Movie Hero (2003)
as The Suspicious Character
The Tuxedo (2002)
as Dr. Simms
13 Moons (2002)
as Slovo
Minority Report (2002)
as Dr. Solomon Eddie
Windtalkers (2002)
as Sergeant Eric Hjelmstad
Bad Company (2002)
as Adrik Vas
Spun (2002)
as Mullet Cop
Happy Campers (2001)
as Oberon
Von Trier's 100 Øjne (2000)
as Himself
Dancer in the Dark (2000)
as Jeff
Circus (2000)
as Julius
Chocolat (2000)
as Serge Muscat
Bruiser (2000)
as Milo Styles
The Million Dollar Hotel (2000)
as Dixie
Amor nello specchio (1999)
as Giovanni Andreini
8MM (1999)
as Dino Velvet
Purgatory (1999)
as Cavin Guthrie
Larmar och gör sig till (1998)
as Petrus Landahl
Armageddon (1998)
as Lev Andropov, Russian Cosmonaut
Somewhere in the City (1998)
as Graham
Mercury Rising (1998)
as Shayes
Hamilton (1998)
as Carl Hamilton
The Big Lebowski (1998)
as Nihilist #1, Uli Kunkel / "Karl Hungus"
I sällskap med en clown (1997)
I sällskap med en clown (1997)
as Himself
Playing God (1997)
as Vladimir
The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)
as Dieter Stark
Ett sorts Hades (1996)
as Ulf
Le polygraphe (1996)
Fargo (1996)
as Gaear Grimsrud
Backanterna (1993)
as The Messenger
Damage (1992)
as Peter Wetzler
Freud flyttar hemifrån (1991)
as Berra
Awakenings (1990)
as Neurochemist
Mälarpirater (1987)
as Beekeeper
Den frusna leoparden (1986)
as Jerry
Seppan (1986)
as Sara's Father
Fanny och Alexander (1982)
as Young Man Who Helps Isak with Coffer (uncredited)
Lyftet (1978)
as Prisoner
Otis E. ()
Dweller ()
as John Gaines
Songbird ()

Production Credits

Imperiet: Här föll Imperiet (2012)