27 August 1953,
Arbrå, Hälsingland, Sweden
Peter Stormare began acting at the Royal National Theatre
, where he'd perform for eleven years. In 1990 became the associate artistic director
at Tokyo Globe Theatre
, where he was to direct
plays. In 1993 he moved to New York City
, where he appeared in English/American production
And today Peter Stormare is surely one of the more (internationally) succesful Scandinavian actors; he has acted in movies like 8MM
, The Big Lebowski
, and many many more.
Today he lives in Los Angeles, making movies in both the USA and Scandinavia.
He was nominated for an MTV Movie Award, in the category Best On-Screen Duo (he and Steve Buscemi), for the movie Fargo.