Portrait of Gunnar Björnstrand

Gunnar Björnstrand

Bio: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Gunnar Björnstrand (13 November 1909 – 26 May 1986) was a Swedish actor known for his frequent work with writer/director Ingmar Bergman
Born: Sat, Nov 13 1909
Birthplace: Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden

Death: Mon, May 26 1986
Gunnar Björnstrand is 76 years old
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Movies (Acting Roles)

Poster of Behind the Scenes of 'Wild Strawberries'
Behind the Scenes of 'Wild Strawberries'
Gunnar Björnstrand would have been no older than
76 in Behind the Scenes of 'Wild Strawberries'
as 'Self (archive footage)'.
Tue, Jun 11 2013
Poster of Stjärnbilder
Stjärnbilder
Gunnar Björnstrand would have been no older than
76 in Stjärnbilder
as 'Self'.
Sun, Sep 10 1995
Poster of Minns ni?
Minns ni?
Gunnar Björnstrand would have been no older than
76 in Minns ni?
as ''.
Sun, Oct 24 1993
Poster of The Making of Fanny and Alexander
The Making of Fanny and Alexander
Gunnar Björnstrand was
74 in The Making of Fanny and Alexander
as 'Self'.
Sun, Sep 16 1984
Poster of Fanny and Alexander
Fanny and Alexander
Gunnar Björnstrand was
73 in Fanny and Alexander
as 'Filip Landahl'.
Fri, Dec 17 1982
Poster of The Farewell
The Farewell
Gunnar Björnstrand was
72 in The Farewell
as ''.
Thu, Apr 08 1982
Poster of Charlotte Löwensköld
Charlotte Löwensköld
Gunnar Björnstrand was
69 in Charlotte Löwensköld
as 'Rural dean Forsius'.
Tue, Oct 30 1979
Poster of The Making of 'Autumn Sonata'
The Making of 'Autumn Sonata'
Gunnar Björnstrand was
68 in The Making of 'Autumn Sonata'
as 'Self'.
Wed, Oct 18 1978
Poster of Autumn Sonata
Autumn Sonata
Gunnar Björnstrand was
68 in Autumn Sonata
as 'Paul'.
Sun, Oct 08 1978
Poster of Nationalmonumentet
Nationalmonumentet
Gunnar Björnstrand was
67 in Nationalmonumentet
as 'Svante Puke'.
Wed, Oct 19 1977
Poster of Tabu
Tabu
Gunnar Björnstrand was
67 in Tabu
as 'Rådmanskan'.
Fri, Jan 28 1977
Poster of Face to Face
Face to Face
Gunnar Björnstrand was
66 in Face to Face
as 'Jenny's Grandfather'.
Mon, Apr 05 1976
Poster of Gustav III
Gustav III
Gunnar Björnstrand was
64 in Gustav III
as 'Fersen'.
Mon, Apr 08 1974
Poster of The Ghost Sonata
The Ghost Sonata
Gunnar Björnstrand was
62 in The Ghost Sonata
as 'Översten'.
Mon, Oct 30 1972
Poster of Barna Hedenhös
Barna Hedenhös
Gunnar Björnstrand was
62 in Barna Hedenhös
as 'Narrator (voice)'.
Sat, Jan 01 1972
Poster of Lockfågeln
Lockfågeln
Gunnar Björnstrand was
62 in Lockfågeln
as 'The major'.
Wed, Nov 24 1971
Poster of Blow Hot, Blow Cold
Blow Hot, Blow Cold
Gunnar Björnstrand was
59 in Blow Hot, Blow Cold
as 'Prof. Gunnar Lindmark'.
Fri, Aug 29 1969
Poster of The Rite
The Rite
Gunnar Björnstrand was
59 in The Rite
as 'Hans Winkelmann'.
Tue, Mar 25 1969
Poster of The lift that went down into hell
The lift that went down into hell
Gunnar Björnstrand was
59 in The lift that went down into hell
as 'The husband'.
Sun, Feb 09 1969
Poster of Pappa varför är du arg? Du gjorde likadant själv när du var ung
Pappa varför är du arg? Du gjorde likadant själv när du var ung
Gunnar Björnstrand was
58 in Pappa varför är du arg? Du gjorde likadant själv när du var ung
as 'Admiral Carl'.
Mon, Oct 28 1968
Poster of Shame
Shame
Gunnar Björnstrand was
58 in Shame
as 'Mr. Jacobi'.
Sun, Sep 29 1968
Poster of The Girls
The Girls
Gunnar Björnstrand was
58 in The Girls
as 'Hugo'.
Mon, Sep 16 1968
Poster of Pygmalion
Pygmalion
Gunnar Björnstrand was
58 in Pygmalion
as 'Prof. Henry Higgins'.
Sun, Jun 02 1968
Poster of An Introduction to Ingmar Bergman
An Introduction to Ingmar Bergman
Gunnar Björnstrand was
58 in An Introduction to Ingmar Bergman
as 'Self'.
Sun, Apr 14 1968
Poster of Henpecked
Henpecked
Gunnar Björnstrand was
57 in Henpecked
as ''.
Mon, Sep 25 1967
Poster of Stimulantia
Stimulantia
Gunnar Björnstrand was
57 in Stimulantia
as 'Paul Hartman'.
Tue, Mar 28 1967
Poster of Hagbard and Signe
Hagbard and Signe
Gunnar Björnstrand was
57 in Hagbard and Signe
as 'King Sigvor'.
Mon, Jan 16 1967
Poster of Pälsen
Pälsen
Gunnar Björnstrand was
57 in Pälsen
as 'Fondmäklare Rickardt'.
Mon, Dec 26 1966
Poster of Here Is Your Life
Here Is Your Life
Gunnar Björnstrand was
57 in Here Is Your Life
as 'Lundgren'.
Mon, Dec 26 1966
Poster of Persona
Persona
Gunnar Björnstrand was
56 in Persona
as 'Herr Vogler'.
Tue, Oct 18 1966
Poster of Sadist
Sadist
Gunnar Björnstrand was
56 in Sadist
as 'Dr. Rune Wester'.
Mon, Jun 27 1966
Poster of My Sister My Love
My Sister My Love
Gunnar Björnstrand was
56 in My Sister My Love
as 'Count Schwartz'.
Mon, Feb 28 1966
Poster of Loving Couples
Loving Couples
Gunnar Björnstrand was
55 in Loving Couples
as 'Dr. Jacob Lewin'.
Sun, Dec 20 1964
Poster of The Marriage Wrestler
The Marriage Wrestler
Gunnar Björnstrand was
55 in The Marriage Wrestler
as 'Herr Fotograf Fäger'.
Wed, Dec 16 1964
Poster of The Dress
The Dress
Gunnar Björnstrand was
54 in The Dress
as 'Helmer Berg'.
Mon, Oct 05 1964
Poster of Dansen kring Guldbaggen
Dansen kring Guldbaggen
Gunnar Björnstrand was
54 in Dansen kring Guldbaggen
as 'Self'.
Fri, Sep 25 1964
Poster of My Love Is Like a Rose
My Love Is Like a Rose
Gunnar Björnstrand was
54 in My Love Is Like a Rose
as 'Georg Ehnström'.
Thu, Dec 26 1963
Poster of Lyckodrömmen
Lyckodrömmen
Gunnar Björnstrand was
53 in Lyckodrömmen
as 'Sebastian'.
Mon, Jul 08 1963
Poster of Winter Light
Winter Light
Gunnar Björnstrand was
53 in Winter Light
as 'Tomas Ericsson'.
Mon, Feb 11 1963
Poster of Ingmar Bergman Makes a Movie
Ingmar Bergman Makes a Movie
Gunnar Björnstrand was
53 in Ingmar Bergman Makes a Movie
as 'Self'.
Sun, Jan 27 1963
Poster of The Pleasure Garden
The Pleasure Garden
Gunnar Björnstrand was
52 in The Pleasure Garden
as 'David Franzén'.
Tue, Dec 26 1961
Poster of Through a Glass Darkly
Through a Glass Darkly
Gunnar Björnstrand was
51 in Through a Glass Darkly
as 'David'.
Mon, Oct 16 1961
Poster of The Devil's Eye
The Devil's Eye
Gunnar Björnstrand was
50 in The Devil's Eye
as 'The Actor'.
Mon, Oct 17 1960
Poster of Heaven and Pancakes
Heaven and Pancakes
Gunnar Björnstrand was
49 in Heaven and Pancakes
as 'Ernst C:son Kruuse'.
Mon, Nov 02 1959
Poster of Crime in Paradise
Crime in Paradise
Gunnar Björnstrand was
49 in Crime in Paradise
as 'Adam Palmquist'.
Mon, Sep 07 1959
Poster of Swinging at the Castle
Swinging at the Castle
Gunnar Björnstrand was
49 in Swinging at the Castle
as 'Agne C:son Stressberg'.
Sun, Mar 08 1959
Poster of The Magician
The Magician
Gunnar Björnstrand was
49 in The Magician
as 'Dr. Vergerus / Minister of Health'.
Fri, Dec 26 1958
Poster of Miss April
Miss April
Gunnar Björnstrand was
48 in Miss April
as 'Marcus Arwidson'.
Sun, Jun 08 1958
Poster of You Are My Adventure
You Are My Adventure
Gunnar Björnstrand was
48 in You Are My Adventure
as 'Tore Hall'.
Mon, Mar 24 1958
Poster of Wild Strawberries
Wild Strawberries
Gunnar Björnstrand was
48 in Wild Strawberries
as 'Evald Borg'.
Thu, Dec 26 1957
Poster of Summer Place Wanted
Summer Place Wanted
Gunnar Björnstrand was
48 in Summer Place Wanted
as 'Gustaf Dahlström'.
Fri, Dec 20 1957
Poster of Night Light
Night Light
Gunnar Björnstrand was
47 in Night Light
as 'Purman'.
Mon, Oct 14 1957
Poster of The Seventh Seal
The Seventh Seal
Gunnar Björnstrand was
47 in The Seventh Seal
as 'Jöns'.
Sat, Feb 16 1957
Poster of Seventh Heaven
Seventh Heaven
Gunnar Björnstrand was
46 in Seventh Heaven
as 'Maj. Ernst C:son Kruuse'.
Mon, Jun 11 1956
Poster of It Is Never Too Late
It Is Never Too Late
Gunnar Björnstrand was
46 in It Is Never Too Late
as 'Arne's father'.
Sat, Mar 17 1956
Poster of Smiles of a Summer Night
Smiles of a Summer Night
Gunnar Björnstrand was
46 in Smiles of a Summer Night
as 'Fredrik Egerman'.
Mon, Dec 26 1955
Poster of Dreams
Dreams
Gunnar Björnstrand was
45 in Dreams
as 'Otto Sönderby, konsul'.
Mon, Aug 22 1955
Poster of Stampen
Stampen
Gunnar Björnstrand was
45 in Stampen
as 'Acke Kullerstedt'.
Mon, Feb 28 1955
Poster of Gabrielle
Gabrielle
Gunnar Björnstrand was
45 in Gabrielle
as 'Robert Holmén'.
Sun, Dec 26 1954
Poster of A Lesson in Love
A Lesson in Love
Gunnar Björnstrand was
44 in A Lesson in Love
as 'David Erneman'.
Mon, Oct 04 1954
Poster of Seger i mörker
Seger i mörker
Gunnar Björnstrand was
44 in Seger i mörker
as 'Henrik Kugelström'.
Thu, Sep 16 1954
Poster of Flottans glada gossar
Flottans glada gossar
Gunnar Björnstrand was
44 in Flottans glada gossar
as 'Ludvig "Ludde" Ekman'.
Tue, Feb 16 1954
Poster of The Glass Mountain
The Glass Mountain
Gunnar Björnstrand was
44 in The Glass Mountain
as 'Dr. Dalander'.
Sat, Dec 26 1953
Poster of Sawdust and Tinsel
Sawdust and Tinsel
Gunnar Björnstrand was
43 in Sawdust and Tinsel
as 'Mr. Sjuberg'.
Mon, Sep 14 1953
Poster of Vi tre debutera
Vi tre debutera
Gunnar Björnstrand was
43 in Vi tre debutera
as 'Director Brummer'.
Mon, Sep 07 1953
Poster of Dance, My Doll
Dance, My Doll
Gunnar Björnstrand was
43 in Dance, My Doll
as 'Zdenko Zapatil'.
Mon, Jul 20 1953
Poster of Oppåt med Gröna Hissen
Oppåt med Gröna Hissen
Gunnar Björnstrand was
43 in Oppåt med Gröna Hissen
as 'Malte Lövman'.
Fri, Dec 26 1952
Poster of Flyg-Bom
Flyg-Bom
Gunnar Björnstrand was
43 in Flyg-Bom
as 'Niklas Slevbrink'.
Mon, Dec 22 1952
Poster of Waiting Women
Waiting Women
Gunnar Björnstrand was
42 in Waiting Women
as 'Fredrik Lobelius'.
Mon, Nov 03 1952
Poster of One Fiancé at a Time
One Fiancé at a Time
Gunnar Björnstrand was
42 in One Fiancé at a Time
as 'Valentin Fredriksson-Frisk, alias ''Dynamit-Valle'', dynamitard'.
Sun, May 04 1952
Poster of Säg det med blommor
Säg det med blommor
Gunnar Björnstrand was
42 in Säg det med blommor
as ''.
Mon, Jan 28 1952
Poster of Livat på luckan
Livat på luckan
Gunnar Björnstrand was
41 in Livat på luckan
as ''.
Mon, Oct 29 1951
Poster of The Nuthouse
The Nuthouse
Gunnar Björnstrand was
41 in The Nuthouse
as ''.
Fri, Sep 21 1951
Poster of Tull-Bom
Tull-Bom
Gunnar Björnstrand was
41 in Tull-Bom
as 'Frans Melin, aka Hamn-Casanova'.
Mon, Jun 25 1951
Poster of Kvartetten som sprängdes
Kvartetten som sprängdes
Gunnar Björnstrand was
41 in Kvartetten som sprängdes
as 'Engineer Planertz'.
Tue, Dec 26 1950
Poster of The White Cat
The White Cat
Gunnar Björnstrand was
41 in The White Cat
as 'Jarl Eksell'.
Mon, Dec 25 1950
Poster of Kyssen på kryssen
Kyssen på kryssen
Gunnar Björnstrand was
41 in Kyssen på kryssen
as 'Lars Brenner, film director'.
Sat, Dec 16 1950
Poster of Fianceé for Hire
Fianceé for Hire
Gunnar Björnstrand was
40 in Fianceé for Hire
as 'Julius Brumse'.
Mon, Aug 28 1950
Poster of My Sister and I
My Sister and I
Gunnar Björnstrand was
40 in My Sister and I
as 'Gunnar Stenwall'.
Thu, Jan 26 1950
Poster of Father Bom
Father Bom
Gunnar Björnstrand was
40 in Father Bom
as 'Fritjoff Krafft'.
Mon, Dec 19 1949
Poster of The Girl from the Third Row
The Girl from the Third Row
Gunnar Björnstrand was
39 in The Girl from the Third Row
as 'Edvin Burelius'.
Mon, Aug 29 1949
Poster of Playing Truant
Playing Truant
Gunnar Björnstrand was
39 in Playing Truant
as 'Bertil Kronberg'.
Mon, Aug 15 1949
Poster of Private Bom
Private Bom
Gunnar Björnstrand was
39 in Private Bom
as 'Berglund'.
Fri, Dec 10 1948
Poster of Little Martin Returns
Little Martin Returns
Gunnar Björnstrand was
38 in Little Martin Returns
as 'The Captain'.
Sat, Aug 14 1948
Poster of En svensk tiger
En svensk tiger
Gunnar Björnstrand was
38 in En svensk tiger
as 'Hans Wolff'.
Tue, May 18 1948
Poster of Var sin väg
Var sin väg
Gunnar Björnstrand was
38 in Var sin väg
as 'Sture Widman'.
Mon, Feb 16 1948
Poster of Music in Darkness
Music in Darkness
Gunnar Björnstrand was
38 in Music in Darkness
as 'Klasson'.
Sat, Jan 17 1948
Poster of Two Women
Two Women
Gunnar Björnstrand was
38 in Two Women
as 'Bengt Larsson'.
Tue, Nov 18 1947
Poster of Här kommer vi ...
Här kommer vi ...
Gunnar Björnstrand was
37 in Här kommer vi ...
as 'Skådespelare'.
Sat, Oct 18 1947
Poster of One Swallow Does Not Make a Summer
One Swallow Does Not Make a Summer
Gunnar Björnstrand was
37 in One Swallow Does Not Make a Summer
as '40-talisten'.
Wed, Sep 17 1947
Poster of Daddy Wanted
Daddy Wanted
Gunnar Björnstrand was
37 in Daddy Wanted
as 'Shoe-shiner Tom, 'Plutten''.
Sun, Jun 01 1947
Poster of The Bride Came Through the Ceiling
The Bride Came Through the Ceiling
Gunnar Björnstrand was
37 in The Bride Came Through the Ceiling
as 'Sune Eriksson'.
Mon, Mar 24 1947
Poster of While the Door Was Locked
While the Door Was Locked
Gunnar Björnstrand was
37 in While the Door Was Locked
as 'Erik Sahlén'.
Thu, Dec 26 1946
Poster of It Rains on Our Love
It Rains on Our Love
Gunnar Björnstrand was
36 in It Rains on Our Love
as 'Mr. Purman'.
Sat, Nov 09 1946
Poster of Incorrigible
Incorrigible
Gunnar Björnstrand was
36 in Incorrigible
as 'Dr. Bertil Langenfeldt'.
Mon, Sep 30 1946
Poster of Kristin Commands
Kristin Commands
Gunnar Björnstrand was
36 in Kristin Commands
as 'Dr. Westman Senior / Vilhelm Westman'.
Mon, Sep 02 1946
Poster of Peggy på vift
Peggy på vift
Gunnar Björnstrand was
36 in Peggy på vift
as 'Harald Haraldsson'.
Sat, Jun 08 1946
Poster of Midwinter Sacrifice
Midwinter Sacrifice
Gunnar Björnstrand was
36 in Midwinter Sacrifice
as 'Hövdingen'.
Sat, May 25 1946
Poster of You Who Are About to Enter
You Who Are About to Enter
Gunnar Björnstrand was
35 in You Who Are About to Enter
as 'Hagman'.
Fri, Nov 02 1945
Poster of Sussie
Sussie
Gunnar Björnstrand was
35 in Sussie
as 'Harry Hellberg'.
Mon, Aug 13 1945
Poster of New Order at Sjogarda
New Order at Sjogarda
Gunnar Björnstrand was
34 in New Order at Sjogarda
as 'Felix Palmer'.
Sat, Oct 21 1944
Poster of Torment
Torment
Gunnar Björnstrand was
34 in Torment
as 'Teacher'.
Mon, Oct 02 1944
Poster of Lev farligt
Lev farligt
Gunnar Björnstrand was
34 in Lev farligt
as 'Hahn'.
Mon, Apr 03 1944
Poster of Appassionata
Appassionata
Gunnar Björnstrand was
34 in Appassionata
as 'Svensson, Editor of Vecko-Bilden'.
Wed, Feb 02 1944
Poster of Jag dräpte
Jag dräpte
Gunnar Björnstrand was
33 in Jag dräpte
as 'Lindén'.
Tue, Oct 26 1943
Poster of Natt i hamn
Natt i hamn
Gunnar Björnstrand was
33 in Natt i hamn
as 'Sven Eriksson'.
Mon, Sep 27 1943
Poster of General von Döbeln
General von Döbeln
Gunnar Björnstrand was
32 in General von Döbeln
as 'Lieutenant Bäckström'.
Mon, Oct 26 1942
Poster of Snapphanar
Snapphanar
Gunnar Björnstrand was
32 in Snapphanar
as 'Soldier'.
Fri, Dec 26 1941
Poster of The Ghost Reporter
The Ghost Reporter
Gunnar Björnstrand was
31 in The Ghost Reporter
as ''.
Sat, Aug 09 1941
Poster of Everybody at His Station
Everybody at His Station
Gunnar Björnstrand was
30 in Everybody at His Station
as 'Military Doctor'.
Wed, Nov 06 1940
Poster of Karl för sin hatt
Karl för sin hatt
Gunnar Björnstrand was
30 in Karl för sin hatt
as 'Clerk'.
Fri, Aug 23 1940
Poster of June Night
June Night
Gunnar Björnstrand was
30 in June Night
as 'Journalist'.
Wed, Apr 03 1940
Poster of Hjältar i gult och blått
Hjältar i gult och blått
Gunnar Björnstrand was
30 in Hjältar i gult och blått
as 'Sergeant Frisk'.
Fri, Feb 16 1940
Poster of Mot nya tider
Mot nya tider
Gunnar Björnstrand was
29 in Mot nya tider
as 'August Palm's Associate'.
Mon, Nov 06 1939
Poster of We Two
We Two
Gunnar Björnstrand was
29 in We Two
as 'Doctor'.
Thu, Mar 16 1939
Poster of Panik
Panik
Gunnar Björnstrand was
29 in Panik
as 'Ryder, Banker'.
Mon, Mar 06 1939
Poster of National match
National match
Gunnar Björnstrand was
22 in National match
as 'Young student watching competition (uncredited)'.
Tue, Mar 29 1932
Poster of His Life's Match
His Life's Match
Gunnar Björnstrand was
22 in His Life's Match
as ''.
Mon, Jan 18 1932

TV Shows (Acting Roles)

Ages in TV shows are based off the first air date and may not be accurate. View individual episode details for accurate ages
Poster of Fanny and Alexander
Fanny and Alexander
Gunnar Björnstrand was
75+ in Fanny and Alexander
as 'Filip Landahl'.
First Air Date
Wed, Dec 26 1984
Poster of The Guldbagge Awards
The Guldbagge Awards
Gunnar Björnstrand was
71+ in The Guldbagge Awards
as 'Self - Ingmar Bergman Award winner'.
First Air Date
Fri, Oct 30 1981
Poster of Charlotte Löwensköld och Anna Svärd
Charlotte Löwensköld och Anna Svärd
Gunnar Björnstrand was
71+ in Charlotte Löwensköld och Anna Svärd
as 'Forsius'.
First Air Date
Wed, Mar 18 1981
Poster of Skeppsredaren
Skeppsredaren
Gunnar Björnstrand was
69+ in Skeppsredaren
as 'Göran Borg'.
First Air Date
Thu, Mar 08 1979
Poster of Face to Face
Face to Face
Gunnar Björnstrand was
66+ in Face to Face
as 'Jenny's Grandfather'.
First Air Date
Wed, Apr 28 1976
Poster of Engeln
Engeln
Gunnar Björnstrand was
64+ in Engeln
as 'Bäckman'.
First Air Date
Sun, Sep 15 1974
Poster of Någonstans i Sverige
Någonstans i Sverige
Gunnar Björnstrand was
64+ in Någonstans i Sverige
as 'Svärfadern'.
First Air Date
Tue, Dec 25 1973