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Wallander Cast List

Updated June 14, 2019 18.5k views28 items

Wallander cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the Wallander main actors and actresses, so if they are an integral part of the show you'll find them below. You can various bits of trivia about these Wallander stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from Wallander focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on Wallander that are on here as well.

This list features items like Nicholas Hoult Kenneth Branagh, and many more.

If you are wondering, "Who are the actors from Wallander?" or "Who starred on Wallander?" then this list will help you answer those questions.

In most cases you can click on the names of these popular Wallander actors and actresses to find out more information about them. If you're looking for a particular Wallander actor or actress, then type their name into the "search" bar to find them directly.
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    David Warner

    Captain Planet and the Planeteers, Wallander
    David Hattersley Warner (born 29 July 1941) is an English actor who played romantic leads and villainous characters across a range of media, including stage, film, animation, television and video...  more
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    Kenneth Branagh

    Conspiracy, Wallander
    Sir Kenneth Charles Branagh (born 10 December 1960) is a Northern Irish actor, director, producer, and screenwriter. Branagh trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art in London, and in 2015...  more
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    Mats Bergman

    Mats Bergman, (born 5 May 1948 in Gothenburg, Sweden) is a Swedish actor. He is the son of director Ingmar Bergman and Ellen Lundström, twin brother of actress Anna Bergman, and a half-brother of...  more
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    Rebekah Staton

    Wallander, State of Play
    Rebekah Staton (born 17 June 1981 in Leek, Staffordshire, England) is an English actress. She is best known for narrating Don't Tell The Bride and appearing as Della in Raised by Wolves. She has also...  more
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    Richard McCabe

    Wallander, The History of the World Backwards
    Richard McCabe (born William McCabe, 1960) is a Scottish actor who has specialised in classical theatre. He is an Associate Artist of the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC)....  more
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    Sarah Smart

    Wallander, Casualty 1909
    Sarah Smart (born 3 March 1977) is an English actress....  more
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    Stina Ekblad

    Wallander, Hjälp!
    Stina Åsa Maria Ekblad (born 26 February 1954 in Solf, Ostrobothnia, Finland) is a Swedish-speaking Finnish actress. Living in Stockholm, she has appeared mostly in Swedish productions. She received...  more
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    Barnaby Kay

    Wallander, Wuthering Heights
    Barnaby Kay (born 9 April 1969 in St Pancras, London) is an English actor who has played roles in television, stage, film and performance art. He was a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company. Kay is...  more
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    Nicholas Hoult

    Skins, World of Pub
    Nicholas Caradoc Hoult (born December 7, 1989) is an English actor. His body of work includes supporting work in big-budget mainstream productions and starring roles in independent projects in both...  more
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    Krister Henriksson

    Wallander, Tusenbröder
    Jan Krister Allan Henriksson (born 12 November 1946) is a Swedish actor. He is perhaps best known for playing Kurt Wallander in the television films based on the novels by Henning Mankell....  more
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    Tom Hiddleston

    Wallander, Suburban Shootout
    Thomas William Hiddleston (born 9 February 1981) is an English actor, film producer, and musician. He is the recipient of several accolades, including a Golden Globe Award, a Laurence Olivier Award...  more
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    Tom Beard

    Tom Beard is an actor....  more
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    Ola Rapace

    Wallander, Tusenbröder
    Pär Ola Rapace (Swedish: [²uːla raˈpasː]; né Norell; born 3 December 1971) is a Swedish actor....  more
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    Johanna Maria Ellinor Berglund-Sällström (30 December 1974 – 13 February 2007) was a Swedish actress, best known for her portrayal of Linda Wallander in Wallander. She worked as an actress for more...  more
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    Polly Hemingway

    Wallander, BBC Drama Fingersmith
    Polly Hemingway is an actress....
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    Sadie Shimmin

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    Jeany Spark

    Wallander, A Touch of Cloth
    Jeannette "Jeany" Spark (born 7 November 1982) is an English actress, known for portraying Linda Wallander in the British television series Wallander.She studied English Literature at Lady Margaret...  more
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    Lena Endre

    Lena Endre (born 8 July 1955) is a Swedish actress of film and television, primarily in the Swedish and Norwegian markets, known for her parts in the Liv Ullmann film Trolösa (2000), and the...  more
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    Henny Åman

    Henny Åman is an actress....
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    Douglas Johansson

    Wallander, Eva & Adam
    Sten Gunnar Douglas Johansson is a Swedish actor, best known as Jan Martinsson in the films about Kurt Wallander....  more
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    Nina Zanjani

    Nina Nasr Zanjani (Persian: نینا زنجانی‎, born 1 September 1981 in Tehran, Iran) is an Iranian-Swedish actress. She played one of the two lead roles in Helena Bergström's directorial debut Mind the...  more
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    Sverrir Gudnason (born 12 September 1978; in Icelandic: Sverrir Páll Guðnason) is a Swedish actor of Icelandic origin.Gudnason was born in Lund, Sweden, and raised in Reykjavík, Iceland. He moved...  more
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    Marianne Mörck is an actress....  more
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    Fredrik Gunnarsson (born Hans Göte Fredrik Gunnarsson, September 4, 1965 in Oxelösund) is a Swedish actor. He is best known for playing the character Svartman in a series of television films based...  more
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    Mark Hadfield

    Mark Hadfield is an English actor.Before starting his professional career, Hadfield trained at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA)....  more