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Mikael Persbrandt

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Mikael Åke Persbrandt (Swedish pronunciation: [ˈmîːkaɛl ˈpæ̂ːʂbrant] (listen); born 25 September 1963) is a Swedish actor. In Swedish films, he is perhaps best known for playing Gunvald Larsson in the Beck series of movies. He is internationally known for his starring role in the Academy Award-winning feature, In a Better World, directed by Susanne Bier. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Mikael Persbrandt has received more than 1,885,418 page views. His biography is available in 28 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 22 in 2019). Mikael Persbrandt is the 1,150th most popular actor (up from 1,541st in 2019), the 244th most popular biography from Sweden (up from 304th in 2019) and the 21st most popular Swedish Actor.

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  • 28

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  • 6.64

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  • 2.45

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Among actors, Mikael Persbrandt ranks 1,150 out of 9,996Before him are Kurt Gerron, Mercedes McCambridge, Louise Brooks, John Barrymore, Linda Gray, and Graham Greene. After him are Delphine Seyrig, Bob Fosse, Jean Arthur, Daniel Brühl, Brendan Fraser, and Ricardo Montalbán.

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Among people born in 1963, Mikael Persbrandt ranks 59Before him are Joey Tempest, Jason Isaacs, Félix Tshisekedi, Gaspar Noé, David Thewlis, and Satoshi Kon. After him are Seal, Kevin Mitnick, Liu Cixin, Park Chan-wook, Karl Malone, and Josep Maria Bartomeu.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Mikael Persbrandt ranks 244 out of 1,612Before him are Magdalena Andersson (1967), Gunnel Lindblom (1931), Georg Brandt (1694), Stefan Edberg (1966), Johan Banér (1596), and Basshunter (1984). After him are Princess Eugénie of Sweden (1830), Torsten Wiesel (1924), Prince Daniel, Duke of Västergötland (1973), Sven Nykvist (1922), Catherine Stenbock (1535), and Per Brahe the Younger (1602).

Among ACTORS In Sweden

Among actors born in Sweden, Mikael Persbrandt ranks 21Before him are Britt Ekland (1942), Ann-Margret (1941), Gunnar Björnstrand (1909), Maud Adams (1945), Lena Olin (1955), and Gunnel Lindblom (1931). After him are Krister Henriksson (1946), Allan Edwall (1924), Pernilla August (1958), Noomi Rapace (1979), Anita Björk (1923), and Viveca Lindfors (1920).

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