Famous Comedians from Sweden

List of notable or famous comedians from Sweden, with bios and photos, including the top comedians born in Sweden and even some popular comedians who immigrated to Sweden. If you're trying to find out the names of famous Swedish comedians then this list is the perfect resource for you. These comedians are among the most prominent in their field, and information about each well-known comedian from Sweden is included when available.

Examples include Hans Alfredson and Felix Herngren.

This historic comedians from Sweden list can help answer the questions "Who are some Swedish comedians of note?" and "Who are the most famous comedians from Sweden?" These prominent comedians of Sweden may or may not be currently alive, but what they all have in common is that they're all respected Swedish comedians.

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  • Anders Lundin
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    Anders Erik Lundin (born 8 September 1958 in Stockholm) is a Swedish television host, comedian and lyricist. Lundin was one of the first hosts in the world to host the show Expedition Robinson, also known as Survivor.Lundin co-hosted the Eurovision Song Contest 2000 along with Kattis Ahlström and, 2003–10, was every summer host for the successful song show Allsång på Skansen. He has also hosted the show Allt för Sverige which takes Americans to Sweden to learn more about their Swedish ancestry.
    • Age: 64
    • Birthplace: Sweden, Farsta
  • Babben Larsson
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    Babben Larsson

    Barbro 'Babben' Larsson is a Swedish actress and comedian. Larsson was born in Gotland and is recognised by her pronounced dialect. Now living in Solna with her daughter, she attended the National Academy of Dramatic Art in Stockholm in 1980. She has been active in the S.U.C.K. since 1988 and comedian group R.E.A.. She has also appeared in the TV show Parlamentet. She performed as a stand up comedian in Great Britain 1996 and also did a couple appearances on British television. In 2006 she was voted the most popular female comedian in Sweden in the popular TV-programme Folktoppen.
    • Age: 66
    • Birthplace: Sweden, Gotland County
  • Ulla Birgitta Helena Andersson (born Andersson 20 April 1933) is a Swedish actress and comedian.
    • Age: 89
    • Birthplace: Sweden, Mariestad
  • Lars Björn Gustafsson (born 19 February 1986) is a Swedish comedian and actor. He is known from TV shows such as Parlamentet and Stockholm Live.
    • Age: 36
    • Birthplace: Kungälv, Sweden
  • Carina Lidbom
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    Carina Lidbom

    Solbritt Carina Lidbom (born 9 February 1957 in Östersund) is a Swedish actress and comedian.
    • Age: 65
    • Birthplace: Sweden, Östersund
  • David Hellenius (born 28 February 1974) is a Swedish comedian and television presenter, often co-operating with Peter Magnusson.
    • Age: 48
    • Birthplace: Viksjö