Peter Stormare

Peter Stormare

Aug. 27th, 1953
Born in
Arbrå, Gävleborgs län, Sweden
6' 3"

Peter Stormare's Main TV Roles

Show Character(s)
Prison Break TV Show
Prison Break
Adventure Time with Finn and Jake TV Show
Adventure Time with Finn and Jake
Adventure Time (CA) TV Show
Adventure Time (CA)
Watching Ellie TV Show
Watching Ellie

Main Movie Roles

2011 - The Divide
2009 - Horsemen
2009 - The Killing Room
2009 - The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus
2008 - Witless Protection
2008 - Varg
2007 - Switch
2007 - Tatt av kvinnen
2007 - Ekko
2007 - Anamorph
2006 - Unknown
2006 - Nacho Libre
2005 - 2001 Maniacs
2005 - The Brothers Grimm
2005 - Constantine
2004 - Birth
2003 - Bad Boys II
2002 - Windtalkers
2002 - The Tuxedo
2002 - Bad Company
2002 - Minority Report
2002 - Spun
2000 - Chocolat
2000 - Bruiser
2000 - Dancer in the Dark
2000 - The Million Dollar Hotel
1999 - 8MM
1998 - The Big Lebowski
1998 - Hamilton
1998 - Mercury Rising
1998 - Armageddon
1997 - Jurassic Park: The Lost World
1997 - Playing God
1996 - Fargo
1992 - Damage
1990 - Awakenings

Guest TV Roles

Show Name
Characters Played
Ep Count
Aaron Cohen
Petya Lovak
King Xarion (Voiced)
Max Kupala
Cyrus Polk
Drago Zankovic
[Complete List]


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.

  • His favorite actor is 'Gary Oldman' (qv).
  • In addition to being a stage and screen actor, he was quite prolific as a playwright and a theater director.
  • He moved to New York in 1993. Nowadays he lives in Los Angeles (2007).
  • He's an actor, a writer, a director, and a musician.
  • Peter started his career in Royal Dramatic Theater in Sweden.
  • Whenever possible, he avoids watching himself in either TV shows or films.
  • Was a friend of 'Ethan Coen' (qv) and 'Joel Coen' (qv) long before he was cast in _Fargo (1996)_ (qv).
  • He was accidentally hit by 'Mark Hamill (I)' (qv) during a fight scene in _Hamilton (1998)_ (qv).

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