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Max von Sydow

Max von Sydow was born Carl Adolf von Sydow on April 10, 1929 in Lund, Skåne, Sweden, to a middle-class family. He is the son of Baroness Maria Margareta (Rappe), a teacher, and Carl Wilhelm von Sydow, an ethnologist and folklore professor. His surname traces back to his father's partial German ancestry. When he was in high school, he and a few ...

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Apr 10, 1929 In Lund, Skåne län, Sweden
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Bach
Latest Project:
Movie On Set Home Movies 2017-10-10

Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 23 wins & 23 nominations.

Known For
Poster of Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Poster of Shutter Island
Poster of Minority Report
Poster of The Exorcist
Movie Depth Solitude Unknown 2018
Movie Bach None 2018
Movie The Fascination None 2018
Movie Truck Stop None 2018
Movie The Fear of God: 25 Years of 'The Exorcist' Himself / Father Merrin 2018
Movie Kursk None 2018
Movie Snow Falling on Cedars: Spotlight on Location Himself - Actor 2018
Movie Destination Dune Himself / Doctor Kynes 2018
Movie The Soldier's Tale The Devil 2018
Movie He Walks in Beauty: The George Stevens Production 'The Greatest Story Ever Told' Himself - Actor 2018
Movie Victrix Unknown 2018
Movie Warst Du Axel Corti? Himself 2017-09-19
Movie Les amants de Mogador None 2017-09-19
Movie On Set Home Movies Himself 2017-10-10
Movie The First, the Last Le croque-mort 2016-01-27
Movie Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens Unknown 2016-06-28
Movie Star Wars: The Force Awakens Lor San Tekka 2015-12-18
Movie The Letters Father Celeste van Exem 2015-12-04
Movie Dragons 3D Dr. Alistair Conis 2013-10-16
Movie Extremely Loud & Incredibly Close The Renter 2012-01-20
Movie Branded Marketing Guru 2012-09-07
Movie Solomon Kane Josiah Kane 2012-08-24
Movie Palme Unknown 2012-09-14
Movie Liv & Ingmar Himself 2012-09-28
Movie Starring Sigmund Freud None 2012-11-01
Movie Max Von Sydow: Dialogues with The Renter The Renter 2012-03-27
Movie The 84th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 2012-02-26
Movie The Last Norwegian Troll The Last Norwegian Troll 2011-09-24
Series Game of Thrones Unknown 2011-04-17
Movie The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim Esbern 2011-11-11
Series Visionado obligado Unknown 2011-05-30
Series Up Close with Carrie Keagan Unknown 2010
Series Moguls & Movie Stars: A History of Hollywood Unknown 2010-11-01
Movie The Future According to Steven Spielberg: An Interactive Guide to 'Minority Report' Unknown 2010-04-20
Movie Robin Hood Sir Walter Loxley 2010-05-14
Movie Moomins and the Comet Chase Narrator 2010-08-06
Movie Shutter Island Dr. Naehring 2010-02-19
Movie The Wolfman Unknown 2010-02-12
Movie Ghostbusters Vigo 2009-06-16
Movie Images from the Playground None 2009-09-25
Movie Oscar and the Lady in Pink Dr. Dusseldorf 2009-12-09
Movie Un homme et son chien Unknown 2009-01-14
Movie The Diving Bell and the Butterfly Papinou 2008-02-01
Movie Autour de 'Rush Hour 3' en 80 mots Himself 2008-09-08
Movie Emotional Arithmetic Jakob Bronski 2008-04-18
Movie Spisok korabley Unknown 2008-04-22
Movie Diálogos de cine Unknown 2008-05-05
Movie Religulous Unknown 2008-10-03
Series The Tudors Unknown 2007-04-01
Series La tele de tu vida Unknown 2007-01-11
Movie Rush Hour 3 Reynard 2007-08-10
Movie The Final Inquiry Tiberius 2007-04-04
Series Cinemassacre's Monster Madness Unknown 2007-10-01
Movie San Sebastián 2006: Crónica de Carlos Boyero Unknown 2006-10-02
Series Corazón de... Unknown 2006
Movie Premio Donostia a Max Von Sydow Unknown 2006-09-24
Movie Ban the Sadist Videos! Part 2 Unknown 2006-03-01
Movie Premio Donostia a Matt Dillon Unknown 2006-09-29
Movie Deleted 'Dune' Unknown 2006-01-31
Movie Curse of the Ring Eyvind 2005-12-23
Movie Dario Argento: An Eye for Horror Unknown 2005-04-15
Movie Heidi Uncle Alp 2005-08-19
Series Cinema mil Unknown 2005-07-16
Series Made in Hollywood Unknown 2005-09-30
Movie Hidden Children Valobra 2004-05-16
Movie Queen: Greatest Video Hits 1 The Emperor Ming 2002-10-15
Movie Minority Report Director Lamar Burgess 2002-06-21
Movie 'Minority Report': The Players Himself 2002-12-17
Movie The Gaul Guttuart 2001-01-24
Movie Intacto Samuel 2001-11-09
Movie Sleepless Moretti 2001-01-05
Movie Solomon David 2000-04-30
Series Nuremberg Unknown 2000-07-16
Movie Ljuset håller mig sällskap Unknown 2000-08-26
Movie The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: The Perils of Cupid Freud 2000-09-19
Movie Snow Falling on Cedars Nels Gudmundsson 2000-01-07
Movie Conan Unchained: The Making of 'Conan' Himself 2000-05-30
Movie Private Confessions Jacob 1999-11-05
Series Professione fantasma Other World's psychoanalyst 1998-02-06
Movie What Dreams May Come The Tracker 1998-10-02
Movie The Princess and the Pauper Epos 1997-12-02
Movie Hamsun Knut Hamsun 1997-08-06
Movie Jerusalem Vicar 1997-03-07
Movie En frusen dröm Unknown 1997
Movie Hostile Waters Admiral Chernavin 1997-07-26
Movie Samson and Delilah Unknown 1996-12-08
Movie Lumière and Company Unknown 1995-12-20
Movie Judge Dredd Judge Fargo 1995-06-30
Movie Citizen X Dr. Alexandr Bukhanovsky 1995-02-25
Movie Atlanten Unknown 1995
Movie A che punto è la notte Arcivescovo di Torino 1994-12-14
Movie Time Is Money Unknown 1994
Series Joe Bob's Drive-In Theater Unknown 1994
Series Radetzkymarsch Baron Franz von Trotta und Cipolje 1994-12-25
Series HBO First Look Unknown 1994-03-01
Movie Onkel Vanja Professorn 1994-12-26
Series Jarl's Unknown 1994
Movie Needful Things Leland Gaunt 1993-08-27
Movie The Touch Henry Kesdi 1993-11-05
Movie Morfars resa Simon S.L. Fromm 1993-01-29
Movie Och ge oss skuggorna Eugene O'Neill 1993-01-06
Series The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles Unknown 1992-03-04
Series Gomorron Unknown 1992-09-14
Movie Jesus Christ, Movie Star Himself / Jesus Christ 1992-09-27
Movie The Best Intentions Johan Åkerblom 1992-07-10
Movie Europa Narrator 1991-06-27
Movie Until the End of the World Unknown 1991-12-25
Series The Best Intentions Johan Åkerblom 1991-12-25
Movie Oxen Vicar 1991-11-22
Series Charlie Rose Unknown 1991-09-30
Movie A Kiss Before Dying Thor Carlsson 1991-04-26
Movie Awakenings Unknown 1991-01-11
Movie Una vita scellerata Pope Clement VII 1990-05-05
Movie Hiroshima: Out of the Ashes Father Siemes 1990-08-06
Movie Piedra del sol Unknown 1990
Movie Father Joe Mueller 1990-08-16
Movie Foreign Filmmakers in Hollywood Himself 1990-09-21
Movie The1990 European Film Awards Himself - Presenter: Best Actress 1990-12-02
Movie The Bachelor Von Schleheim 1990-03-30
Movie Red King, White Knight Szaz 1989-11-25
Movie The 61st Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1989-03-29
Series Carl Jung: Wisdom of the Dream Unknown 1989-06-14
Movie Ghostbusters II Unknown 1989-06-16
Movie The 15th Annual People's Choice Awards Unknown 1989-08-23
Series The Simpsons Unknown 1989-12-17
Movie Katinka Unknown 1988-08-19
Movie The 1988 European Film Awards Himself 1988-11-26
Movie Steppenwolf Harry Haller 1988-11-11
Series Familjen Schedblad Unknown 1988-12-13
Movie Pelle the Conqueror Lassefar 1988-12-21
Movie Duet for One Dr. Louis Feldman 1987-02-01
Series CBS This Morning Unknown 1987-11-30
Movie The Second Victory Dr. Huber 1987-06-04
Movie Oviri August Strindberg 1986-09-05
Movie Hannah and Her Sisters Frederick 1986-03-14
Series Gösta Berlings saga Melchior Sinclaire 1986-03-10
Movie Code Name: Emerald Jurgen Brausch 1985-09-27
Movie The Repenter Spinola 1985-11-15
Movie George Stevens: A Filmmaker's Journey Unknown 1985-05-03
Series Quo Vadis? The Apostle Peter 1985-02-24
Movie Kojak: The Belarus File Peter Barak 1985-02-16
Series Christopher Columbus King John of Portugal 1985-05-19
Series The Last Place on Earth Fridtjof Nansen 1985-12-12
Movie Dreamscape Doctor Paul Novotny 1984-08-17
Movie Dune Unknown 1984-12-14
Movie The Ice Pirates Unknown 1984-03-16
Movie Le dernier civil Gérard Bauerle 1984-11-04
Movie Hit Man Coronel O'Donnell 1984-04-26
Movie Samson and Delilah Sidka 1984-04-01
Movie Strange Brew Brewmeister Smith 1983-08-26
Movie Never Say Never Again Blofeld 1983-10-07
Movie Footloose Marcello Herrighe 1983-08-18
Movie AFI Life Achievement Award: A Tribute to John Huston Unknown 1983-03-23
Movie Le cercle des passions Carlo di Vilalfratti 1983-07-06
Movie She Dances Alone Himself / Nijinsky 1982-02-18
Movie Let Poland Be Poland Himself 1982-01-31
Movie Death Watch Gerald Mortenhoe 1982-04-01
Movie Conan the Barbarian King Osric 1982-05-14
Movie The Flight of the Eagle Andrée 1982-08-26
Movie Victory Major Karl Von Steiner - The Germans 1981-07-31
Movie Flash Gordon The Emperor Ming 1980-12-05
Movie A Look at Liv Himself 1979-01-01
Movie Hurricane Dr. Danielsson 1979-04-12
Movie Brass Target Shelley Martin Webber 1979-03-02
Movie Gran bollito Lisa Carpi / Carabinieri marshal 1979-02-01
Movie March or Die Francois Marneau 1977-09-08
Movie Exorcist II: The Heretic Father Merrin 1977-06-17
Movie The Desert of the Tartars Captain Ortiz 1976-10-29
Movie The Ultimate Warrior Baron 1976-06-01
Movie Voyage of the Damned Unknown 1976-12-22
Series La nuit des Césars Unknown 1976-04-01
Movie The Far Side of Paradise Larsen 1976-03-01
Movie Illustrious Corpses Supreme Court's president 1976-02-20
Movie Dog's Heart Professor Filipp Filippovich Preobrazenski 1976-01-23
Movie Egg! Egg! A Hardboiled Story The Father 1975-03-17
Movie The Apple War Unknown 1975-01-01
Movie Trompe l'oeil Matthew Lawrence 1975-04-02
Series Good Morning America Unknown 1975-01-06
Movie Three Days of the Condor G. Joubert 1975-11-14
Series Kvartetten som sprängdes Engineer Planertz 1973-04-01
Movie The Exorcist Father Merrin 1973-12-26
Movie The New Land Karl Oskar 1972-02-26
Movie The Night Visitor Salem 1972-02-07
Movie Embassy Gorenko 1972-02-01
Series I havsbandet Unknown 1971
Movie The Emigrants Karl Oskar 1971-03-08
Movie The Touch Andreas Vergerus 1971-07-14
Movie The Kremlin Letter Colonel Kosnov 1970-02-01
Movie The Passion of Anna Andreas Winkelman 1970-05-28
Movie Made in Sweden Magnus Rud 1969-03-17
Movie Hour of the Wolf Johan Borg 1968-04-09
Movie Here Is Your Life Smålands-Pelle 1968-12-20
Movie Shame Jan Rosenberg, Evas man 1968-12-23
Movie Black Palm Trees Gustav Olofsson 1968-09-27
Movie The Diary of Anne Frank Otto Frank 1967-11-26
Movie The Quiller Memorandum Oktober 1966-12-15
Movie Hawaii Rev. Abner Hale 1966-10-10
Movie Inger Stevens in Sweden Himself 1965-02-26
Movie 4 x 4 Kvist 1965-02-22
Movie The 37th Annual Academy Awards Unknown 1965-04-05
Movie The Reward Scott Swenson 1965-09-24
Movie The Greatest Story Ever Told Jesus 1965-04-09
Movie The Mistress The Man 1964-02-19
Movie Winter Light Jonas Persson 1963-04-05
Series The Merv Griffin Show Unknown 1962-10-01
Movie Wonderful Adventures of Nils The Father 1962-09-12
Series The Mike Douglas Show Unknown 1961-12-11
Movie Through a Glass Darkly Martin 1961-10-16
Movie Bröllopsdagen Anders Frost 1960-10-03
Movie The Virgin Spring Töre 1960-11-14
Movie Wild Strawberries Henrik Åkerman 1959-06-22
Movie The Magician Albert Emanuel Vogler 1959-08-27
Movie Brink of Life Harry Andersson 1958-03-31
Movie Rabies Bo Stensson Svenningson 1958-11-07
Movie The Seventh Seal Antonius Block 1958-10-13
Movie Spion 503 Tysk topagent Horst 1958-08-30
Movie The Minister of Uddarbo Gustaf Ömark 1957-12-26
Movie Mr. Sleeman Is Coming Jägaren 1957-04-18
Movie Rätten att älska Bergman 1956-02-27
Movie Ingen mans kvinna Olof 1953-11-09
Movie Miss Julie Hand 1951-07-30
Movie Only a Mother Nils 1949-10-31