Peter Stormare

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Rolf Peter Ingvar Storm (born 27 August 1953), who is known professionally by his credited stage name as Peter Stormare (Swedish: [ˈpěːtɛr ˈstɔ̂rːmarɛ] (listen)), is a Swedish actor, musician, playwright, and theatre director. He is known for his work as Gaear Grimsrud in Fargo (1996) and John Abruzzi on Prison Break (2005–2007). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Peter Stormare has received more than 5,692,581 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia. Peter Stormare is the 361st most popular actor (up from 418th in 2019), the 95th most popular biography from Sweden (up from 113th in 2019) and the 8th most popular Swedish Actor.

Peter Stormare is most famous for his roles in Fargo, Prison Break, and Armageddon.

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  • 5.7M

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  • 72.49

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 35

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 7.67

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.77

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)

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Among actors, Peter Stormare ranks 361 out of 10,030Before him are Carmen Amaya, Don Johnson, Kate Winslet, Vittorio Gassman, Juliette Binoche, and Virna Lisi. After him are Sammo Hung, Charlize Theron, Ginger Rogers, Oona O'Neill, Juliette Gréco, and Asta Nielsen.

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Among people born in 1953, Peter Stormare ranks 22Before him are Cristina Fernández de Kirchner, Mike Oldfield, Paul Allen, John Malkovich, Hulk Hogan, and Teresa Teng. After him are Nigel Mansell, Malcolm Young, Benazir Bhutto, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, Anders Fogh Rasmussen, and Cyndi Lauper.

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In Sweden

Among people born in Sweden, Peter Stormare ranks 95 out of 1,296Before him are Verner von Heidenstam (1859), Axel Munthe (1857), Hannes Alfvén (1908), Anund Jacob (1008), Princess Birgitta of Sweden (1937), and Stefan Löfven (1957). After him are Magnus I of Sweden (1106), Per Olov Enquist (1934), Birger Jarl (1210), Marie Fredriksson (1958), Prince Carl, Duke of Västergötland (1861), and Arvid Carlsson (1923).

Among ACTORS In Sweden

Among actors born in Sweden, Peter Stormare ranks 8Before him are Greta Garbo (1905), Max von Sydow (1929), Anita Ekberg (1931), Stellan Skarsgård (1951), Dolph Lundgren (1957), and Bibi Andersson (1935). After him are Ingrid Thulin (1926), Harriet Andersson (1932), Erland Josephson (1923), Michael Nyqvist (1960), Gunnar Björnstrand (1909), and Ann-Margret (1941).

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