says: Max von Sydow has a Bacon number
- Max von Sydow was in Judge Dredd (1995) with Diane Lane,
- Diane Lane was in My Dog Skip (2000) with Kevin Bacon.
Max von Sydow is one of those few actors who can make an OK film great, and a bad film OK. Notable credits include:
His complete filmography runs to 129 films over fifty years as both actor
, a large number of which are in German or Swedish.
He was born to a middle class family in Lund
, and showed an interest in acting at school. After leaving the army after the Second World War
he studied at the Royal Dramatic Theatre
, and after graduating became a jobbing theatre actor.
He came to international attention after starring in a number of Ingmar Bergman
movies, but will probably be most famous for portraying Father Merrin
in The Exorcist