Mikael Persbrandt

Swedish Actor
Born Sep 25, 1963

Mikael Åke Persbrandt is a Swedish actor. In Swedish films he usually has lead roles and “tough guy” parts. He is perhaps most famous for his recurring role as the no-nonsense police officer Gunvald Larsson in the latest installment of the Martin Beck movies. He is frequently the subject of much press gossip in evening newspapers such as Aftonbladet and Expressen. He is confirmed as playing Beorn in The Hobbit film series.… Read More

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1963 Birth Born on September 25, 1963.


2005 41 Years Old In December 2005, Persbrandt notified police that the newspaper Expressen had made false accusations about him having acute alcohol poisoning and being admitted to a clinic in Uppsala. … Read More
2011 47 Years Old Persbrandt was arrested twice in 2011 for cocaine use, and received a fine.


2014 50 Years Old In April 2014, he was sentenced to five months imprisonment for another cocaine offense, but on appeal this was reduced to 75 hours community service.
2015 51 Years Old …  In 2015, Persbrandt reported that he would quit starring in his popular role of Gunvald Larsson. … Read More
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