Stormare, Peter 1953–

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STORMARE, Peter 1953–

(Peter Storm)


Full name, Peter Rolf Stormare; born August 27, 1953, in Arbraa, Gaevleborgs Iaen, Sweden; son of Renato and Teodolinda (maiden name, Laparelli) Stormare; married Karen Sillas (an actress; divorced); married Toshimi; children: Kelly. Education: Attended Royal National Theatre of Sweden.

Addresses: Agent—International Creative Management, 8942 Wilshire Blvd., Beverly Hills, CA 90211; Paradigm, 360 N. Crescent Dr., Beverly Hills, CA 90210. Manager—3 Arts Entertainment, 9460 Wilshire Blvd., 7th Floor, Beverly Hills, CA 90210. Publicist—Image Management PR, 8271 Melrose Ave., Suite 208, Los Angeles, CA 90046.

Career: Actor, director, and writer. Royal National Theatre of Sweden, actor, playwright, and director for 15 years; Tokyo Globe Theatre, associate artistic director, 1990–93; Blonde from Fargo (a band), member.

Awards, Honors: MTV Movie Award nomination (with Steve Buscemi), best on–screen duo, 1997, for Fargo; Screen Actors Guild Award nomination (with others), outstanding performance by the cast of a theatrical motion picture, 2001, for Chocolat; Dahlonega International Film Festival Jury Award, feature film: best song, 2003, for The Movie Hero.


Film Appearances:

Fanny and Alexander, 1983.

Jerry, Den frusna leoparden, 1986.

The beekeeper, Maelarpirater (also known as Pirates of the Lake), 1987.

Neurochemist, Awakenings, Columbia, 1990.

Riflessi in un cielo scuro (also known as Reflections in a Dark Sky), 1991.

Berra, Freud Leaves Home (also known as Freud flyttar hemifraan, Freud flytter hjemmefra, and Freud's Leaving Home), 1991.

Peter Wetzler, Damage (also known as Fatale), New Line Cinema, 1992.

Gaear Grimsrud, Fargo, PolyGram, 1996.

Christof Haussman, Le polygraphe (also known as Polygraph), 1997.

Dieter Stark, The Lost World: Jurassic Park, Universal, 1997.

Vladimire, Playing God (also known as Playing Hero), Buena Vista, 1997.

Graham, Somewhere in the City, Sideshow, 1998.

Stayes, Mercury Rising, Universal, 1998.

Nihilist (Ulee Kunkel), The Big Lebowski, Gramercy, 1998.

Carl Hamilton, Hamilton, Buena Vista, 1998.

Lev Andropov, Russian cosmonaut, Armageddon, Buena Vista, 1998.

Giovanni Andreini, Amor nello specchio (also known as Love in the Mirror), 1999.

Dino Velvet, 8MM (also known as 8mm—Acht Millimeter), Columbia, 1999.

Julius Harvey, Circus, 2000.

Jeff, Dancer in the Dark, 2000.

Milo Styles, Bruiser (also known as Devil's Mask), Lions Gate Films, 2000.

Serge Muscat, Chocolat, Miramax, 2000.

Dixie, The Million Dollar Hotel, 2000.

Von Trier's 100 oejne (also known as Von Trier's 100 Eyes), Trust Films, 2000.

Oberon, Happy Campers, New Line Cinema, 2001.

Voice of Jacob A. Riis, Flash of a Dream (also known as Fotografen og praesidenten), Trust Film, 2001.

Slovo, 13 Moons, Lot 47, 2002.

Adrik Vas, Bad Company (also known as Ceska spojka), Buena Vista, 2002.

Albert, The Beatle Fan, 2002.

Gunnery Sergeant Hjelmstad, Windtalkers, Metro–Goldwyn–Mayer, 2002.

Dr. Solomon Eddie, Minority Report, Twentieth Century–Fox, 2002.

Mullet cop, Spun, Newmarket, 2002.

Dr. Simms, The Tuxedo, United International, 2002.

Suspicious character, The Movie Hero, Shadow Lane, 2003.

Alexei, Bad Boys II, Columbia, 2003.

Himself, Minnesota Nice, Metro–Goldwyn–Mayer/United Artists, 2003.

Clifford, Birth, Fine Line, 2004.

The Life Aquatic, Buena Vista, 2004.

Cavaldi, The Brothers Grimm, Dimension Films, 2005.

Satan, the 1st of the fallen, Constantine, Warner Bros., 2005.

Film Executive Producer:

The Movie Hero, Shadow Lane, 2003.

Television Appearances; Episodic:

Johnny D., "Stones," Swift Justice, 1997.

Slippery Pete, "The Frogger," Seinfeld, NBC, 1997.

Saa ska det laata, 2002.

The Late Late Show with Craig Kilborn, 2002.

Television Appearances; Movies:

Spanarna, 1983.

Sara's father, Seppan, 1986.

The messenger, Backanterna, 1993.

Byrd, No Man's Land (also known as Black Easter), 1994.

Ulf, Ett Sorts Hades, 1996.

Petrus Landahl, Larmar och goer sig till (also known as In the Presence of a Clown, Dabei: Ein Clown, I klovnens naervaer, and Vanita e affanni), 1997.

Cavin Guthrie, Purgatory, TNT, 1999.

Television Appearances; Series:

Ingvar, Watching Ellie, NBC, 2002.

The Screaming Cocktail Hour, 2004.

Television Appearances; Miniseries:

Kapten Bergkvist, Morsarvet, 1993.

Ernst Roehm, Hitler: The Rise of Evil (also known as Hitler: La naissance du mal), CBS, 2003.

Television Appearances; Specials:

Hamilton bakom kulisserna, 1998.

Television Executive Producer; Series:

The Screaming Cocktail Hour, 2004.

Stage Appearances:

King Lear, Royal National Theatre, Stockholm, Sweden, 1984.

Miss Julie, Royal National Theatre, 1985.

Title role, Hamlet, Royal National Theatre of Sweden, 1986,then Brooklyn Academy of Music/Opera House, New York City, 1988.

Long Day's Journey into Night, Royal National Theatre, 1988.

Miss Julie, Brooklyn Academy of Music, Majestic Theatre, New York City, 1991.

The Bacchae, Royal National Theatre, 1991.

The Swan, Public Theatre, New York City, 1993.

Also appeared in Rasputin, New York City; Don Juan, Cyrano de Bergerac, The Curse of the Starving Class, all Royal National Theatre of Sweden.

Major Tours:

Toured internationally in productions of Long Day's Journey into Night, King Lear, and Miss Julie.

Stage Director:

The Dance of Death, Almeida Theatre, New York City, 1995.

Also directed productions at Tokyo Globe Theatre, including Hamlet; also directed El Paso and The Electric Boy.


Video Games:

Voice of Isair, Forgotten Realms: Icewind Dall II, Black Isle Studios, 2002.


Choreography: Creating Vincent Paterson's Dance Sequences, New Line Home Video, 2000.

Music Videos:

Appeared in "Might Be Stars" by The Wannadies.


Television Series:

The Screaming Cocktail Hour, 2004.


Wrote El Paso and The Electric Boy.