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List of famous TV actors from Iceland, listed alphabetically with photos of the actors when available. Iceland has given birth to a lot of talented television actors who have gone on to star in comedies, dramas, soap operas, reality shows and more. These are some of the funniest and most talented Icelander TV stars that have ever lived, so if you're an aspiring actor or actress from Iceland this list should contain many of your idols. If you're looking for a particular popular actor or actress from Iceland then use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

The list you're viewing is made up of TV actors like Bjoergvin Bjoergvinsson and Selma Björnsdóttir.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best Icelander TV actors?" and "Which television actors are from Iceland?"

You can click on the names of these legendary TV stars of Iceland in order to get more information about each one. If you're a TV junkie use this list of talented Icelander actresses to find some new TV stars that you haven't already heard of.

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Björk is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous TV Actors from Iceland
Björk Guðmundsdóttir, known mononymously as Björk, is an Icelandic singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, producer and occasional actress. She initially became known as ...more

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Steven Adler is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous TV Actors from Iceland
Celebrity Rehab with Dr. Drew, Celebrity Rehab Presents Sober House, Do It For the Band: Women of the Sunset Strip Steven Adler is an American musician. He is best known as the former drummer and co-songwriter of the hard rock band Guns N' Roses, with whom he achieved worldwide success in the late 1980s. ...more

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Magnus Magnusson is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous TV Actors from Iceland
Mastermind, International Mastermind, Pebble Mill at One Magnus Magnusson, KBE was an Icelandic television presenter, journalist, translator and writer. Based in the United Kingdom, he was born in Iceland but lived in Scotland for almost all of his ...more

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Anita Briem is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous TV Actors from Iceland
The Evidence Anita Briem is an Icelandic actress. She is known for her role as Jane Seymour on The Tudors and her role as Hannah Ásgeirsson in Journey to the Center of the Earth.

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Garðar Thór Cortes is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous TV Actors from Iceland
Nonni and Manni Garðar Thór Cortes, is an Icelandic tenor of Icelandic and English parentage. A former child actor, Garðar subsequently trained as a singer in Vienna, Copenhagen and London. He ...more

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Bubbi Morthens is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous TV Actors from Iceland
Idol stjörnuleit Bubbi Morthens, is an Icelandic singer and songwriter. His given name is Ásbjörn Kristinsson Morthens, called Bubbi as it is a common affectionate form of Ásbjörn. ...more

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Hilmir Snær Guðnason is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous TV Actors from Iceland
Fóstbræður, Allir litir hafsins eru kaldir Hilmir Snær Guðnason is an Icelandic actor and voice actor. He is famous in his native country and has appeared in both film and on stage. In 2000 he was named as one of European films ...more

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Jón Gnarr is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous TV Actors from Iceland
Næturvaktin, Dagvaktin, Fangavaktin Jón Gnarr Kristinsson is an Icelandic actor, comedian, and politician who served as the Mayor of Reykjavík, the capital of Iceland, from 2010 to 2014. Born Jón Gunnar ...more

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Óskar Jónasson is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous TV Actors from Iceland
Limbó Óskar Jónasson is an Icelandic film director and screenwriter. His film Remote Control was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 1993 Cannes Film Festival. His most ...more

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Guðmundur Þór Kárason is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous TV Actors from Iceland
LazyTown Guðmundur Þór Kárason is the son of director Kari H. Thorson and visual artist Jenny E. Guðmundsdóttir. He grew up around visual art and theater and from an ...more

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Stefán Karl Stefánsson is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous TV Actors from Iceland
LazyTown Stefán Karl Stefánsson was an Icelandic actor and singer, best known for playing antagonist Robbie Rotten on the children's television series LazyTown. Stefán Karl's career ...more

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Selma Björnsdóttir is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous TV Actors from Iceland
Allir litir hafsins eru kaldir Selma Björnsdóttir, also known as simply Selma, is an Icelandic singer born on 13 June 1974 in Reykjavík, best known internationally for representing her country in the ...more

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Magni Ásgeirsson is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous TV Actors from Iceland
Rock Star Guðmundur Magni Ásgeirsson, known professionally as Magni Ásgeirsson, is a singer, songwriter, and musician. He is also currently the frontman for the Icelandic pop band ...more

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Björgvin Björgvinsson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous TV Actors from Iceland
Björgvin Björgvinsson is an Icelandic alpine skier.

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Berglind Icey is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous TV Actors from Iceland
Cram, Cha$e Berglind Icey is an Icelandic model, actress and former competitive swimmer. Icey was the St. Pauli Girl for 2004.

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Þorsteinn Bachmann is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous TV Actors from Iceland
Ríkið, Pressa Þorsteinn Bachmann is an Icelandic actor.

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Petur Einarsson is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous TV Actors from Iceland
Petur Einarsson Allir litir hafsins eru kaldir Petur Einarsson is an actor.

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Sigurjón Kjartansson is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous TV Actors from Iceland
Fóstbræður, Limbó, Svínasúpan Sigurjón Kjartansson is a comedian, screenwriter, composer and television producer.

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Hildur Vala is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous TV Actors from Iceland
Hildur Vala Idol stjörnuleit Hildur Vala Einarsdóttir is a singer who rose to popularity after winning Idol Stjörnuleit 2, the Icelandic version of Pop Idol.

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Arnar Jónsson is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous TV Actors from Iceland
Arnar Jónsson Fastir liðir... eins og venjulega Arnar Jónsson is an Icelandic actor. He is married to Þórhildur Þorleifsdóttir. Arnar has played more leading roles in theaters than any other Icelandic actor. ...more

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Katrín Jakobsdóttir is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous TV Actors from Iceland
Sunnudagsþátturinn Katrín Jakobsdóttir is an Icelandic politician and a member of the Althing for the Reykjavík North constituency since 2007. She is the leader of the Left-Green Movement and ...more

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Haraldur Sigurdsson is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous TV Actors from Iceland
Haraldur Sigurðsson is an Icelandic volcanologist and geochemist. Sigurðsson studied geology and geochemistry in the United Kingdom, where he obtained a Bachelor's degree from Queen's ...more

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Steinunn Ólína Þorsteinsdóttir is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous TV Actors from Iceland
Steinunn Ólína Þorsteinsdóttir Sigla himinfley Steinunn Ólina Þorsteinsdóttir is an Icelandic actress, TV show host, writer and producer.

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Auðunn Blöndal is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous TV Actors from Iceland
Auðunn Blöndal Tekinn, Strákarnir Auðunn Blöndal is an Icelandic television personality, actor and comedian. He is best known as the co-host of the comedy shows 70 mínútur and Strákarnir, and as the ...more