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List of famous TV actors from Sweden, listed alphabetically with photos of the actors when available. Sweden 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 Swedish TV stars that have ever lived, so if you're an aspiring actor or actress from Sweden this list should contain many of your idols. If you're looking for a particular popular actor or actress from Sweden then use the "search" box to find who you're looking for.

List features TV actors like Mats Bergman, Signe Hasso.

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

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

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Malin Åkerman is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
The Comeback, Trophy Wife, Childrens Hospital Malin Maria Åkerman is a Swedish Canadian actress, model and singer. She is best known as an actress, first making appearances in several Canadian productions. In the early 2000s, she had ...more

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Ann-Margret is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, The 10th Kingdom, Scarlett Ann-Margret is a Swedish-American actress, singer and dancer. As an actress, she is best known for her roles in Bye Bye Birdie, Viva Las Vegas, The Cincinnati Kid, Carnal Knowledge, and Tommy. ...more

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Alf Kjellin is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Alf Kjellin was a Swedish film actor and director, who also appeared on some television shows. Kjellin was well established as a film actor when he occasionally took on roles in television ...more

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Ingmar Bergman is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Ernst Ingmar Bergman was a Swedish director, writer and producer who worked in film, television, and theatre. He is recognized as one of the most accomplished and influential auteurs of all time ...more

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Max von Sydow is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
The Tudors, Dark Kingdom: The Dragon King, Nuremberg Carl Adolf "Max" von Sydow is a Swedish actor. He has starred in many films and had supporting roles in dozens more in many languages, including Swedish, Norwegian, English, Italian, ...more

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Mini Anden is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Fashion House, MyNetworkTV telenovelas, Sweden's Next Top Model Mimi Anden, born as Susanna Andén on June 7, 1978 in Stockholm. She began modeling at the age of ten and joined the Elite Model Management at the age of fifteen. She has been on the cover ...more

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Öllegård Wellton is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Pippi Longstocking Ingeborg Viola Öllegård Wellton-Hell was a Swedish actress. She was sister to Ernst Wellton, granddaughter to Gustaf Uddgren and Anna Hoffman-Uddgren, niece to Alice Eklund and cousin ...more

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Alexander Skarsgård is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
True Blood, Generation Kill, Revelations Alexander Johan Hjalmar Skarsgård is a Swedish actor. He is best known for his roles as vampire Eric Northman on the HBO series True Blood, Meekus in Zoolander and Brad Colbert in the HBO ...more

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Kari Wahlgren is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Phineas and Ferb, Wolverine and the X-Men, Ben 10 Kari Wahlgren is an American actress who has provided English language voices for over a hundred cartoons, anime and video games. She got her start in anime voice-overs as Haruko Haruhara in ...more

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Stellan Skarsgård is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
The Kingdom, Helen of Troy, Rapport till himlen Stellan John Skarsgård, is a Swedish actor. He is known for his roles as Jan Nyman in Breaking the Waves, Prof. Gerald Lambeau in Good Will Hunting, Bootstrap Bill in Pirates of the ...more

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Ingrid Bergman is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Twenty-Four Hours in a Woman's Life, Startime Ingrid Bergman was a Swedish actress who starred in a variety of European and American films. She won three Academy Awards, two Emmy Awards, four Golden Globe Awards and the Tony Award for Best ...more

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Peter Stormare is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Prison Break, Watching Ellie Rolf Peter Ingvar Storm, known professionally as Peter Stormare, is a Swedish actor, voice actor, theatre director, playwright, and musician. He is probably best known in the United States for ...more

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Dolph Lundgren is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Dolph Lundgren is a Swedish actor, director, and martial artist. He belongs to a generation of film actors who epitomise the action hero stereotype, alongside Sylvester Stallone, Chuck Norris, ...more

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Robert Gustafsson is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
NileCity 105, 6, I manegen med Glenn Killing Carl Robert Olof Gustafsson is a Swedish comedian, actor, and member of Killinggänget. He has sometimes been called "the funniest man in Sweden".

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Bo Svenson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Walking Tall Bo Svenson is a Swedish-born American actor, known for his roles in American genre films of the 1970s and 1980s.

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Greta Garbo is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Greta Garbo was a Swedish film actress and an international star and icon during Hollywood's silent and classic periods. Garbo was nominated three times for the Academy Award for Best Actress ...more

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Victoria Silvstedt is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Celebrity Wrestling, Eurotrash, Ocean Ave. Karin Victoria Silvstedt is a Swedish model, actress, singer, and television personality.

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Viveca Lindfors is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Stargate, A Question of Guilt, Frankenstein's Aunt Elsa Viveca Torstensdotter Lindfors, better known under her professional name of Viveca Lindfors, was a Swedish stage and film actress.

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Cat Stevens is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Yusuf Islam, commonly known by his former stage name Cat Stevens, is a British singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, humanitarian, and education philanthropist. His 1967 debut album reached ...more

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Lena Olin is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Alias, Fanny and Alexander, Welcome to Sweden Lena Maria Jonna Olin is a Swedish actress. She has been nominated for several acting awards, including a Golden Globe for The Unbearable Lightness of Being and an Academy Award for Enemies, A ...more

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Anni-Frid Lyngstad is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Melodifestivalen Anni-Frid Synni Princess Reuss of Plauen, widely known as Frida Lyngstad or by just the mononym Frida, is a Norwegian-born Swedish pop and jazz singer. Born in Norway to a Norwegian mother and a ...more

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Lauritz Falk is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Studierektorns sista strid, Hedebyborna, Gösta Berlings saga Lauritz Falk was a Swedish actor, film director, singer and painter. He appeared in about 60 roles in films and TV between 1923 and 1989. He is the cousin of the Swedish artist Bertram

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Ulrika Jonsson is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Dog Eat Dog, Celebrity Big Brother, Comic Relief Does Fame Academy Eva Ulrika Jonsson is a Swedish television presenter living and working in the UK. She became famous as a TV-am weather presenter and moved on to present Gladiators and became a team captain of ...more

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Allan Corduner is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Daniel Deronda, Dancing on the Edge, Trust Allan Corduner is a British actor. He has worked extensively on stage, TV, and film, both in the UK and in the USA. He is perhaps best known for his portrayal of Sir Arthur Sullivan in Mike ...more

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Jan Guillou is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Fiendens fiende, Talismanen, Studierektorns sista strid Jan Oskar Sverre Lucien Henri Guillou is a Swedish author and journalist. Among his books are a series of spy fiction novels about a spy named Carl Hamilton, and a trilogy of historical fiction ...more

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Povel Ramel is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Hemma hoz, Långtradarchaufförens berättelse, Farbror Frippes skafferi Baron Povel Karl Henric Ramel was a Swedish entertainer. Ramel was a singer, pianist, vaudeville artist, author and a novelty song composer. His style was characterized by imaginative wit, both ...more

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Britt Ekland is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Britt-Marie Eklund, better known as Britt Ekland, is a Swedish actress and singer, and a long-time resident of the United Kingdom. She appeared as a Bond girl in The Man with the Golden Gun, and ...more

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Anita Ekberg is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Casablanca (1955) Kerstin Anita Marianne Ekberg was a Swedish-Italian actress, model, and sex symbol. She is best known for her role as Sylvia in the Federico Fellini film La Dolce Vita. Ekberg worked primarily ...more

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Marcus Schenkenberg is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
The Surreal Life, Quelli che... il Calcio Marcus Lodewijk Schenkenberg van Mierop better known as Marcus Schenkenberg, is a Swedish model. He was born in Solna and has dual citizenship of both Sweden and the Netherlands. Schenkenberg, ...more

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Noomi Rapace is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Millennium, Millennium, Labyrinth Noomi Rapace is a Swedish actress. She achieved international fame with her portrayal of Lisbeth Salander in the Swedish film adaptations of the Millennium series: The Girl with the Dragon ...more

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Erland Josephson is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Erland Josephson was a Swedish actor and author. He was best known by international audiences for his work in films directed by Ingmar Bergman, Andrei Tarkovsky and Theodoros Angelopoulos.

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Mai Zetterling is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Mai Elisabeth Zetterling was a Swedish actress and film director.

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Eagle-Eye Cherry is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
South Beach Eagle-Eye Lanoo Cherry is a Swedish musician best known for the single "Save Tonight".

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Per Morberg is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Rederiet, Hem till Midgård, C/o Segemyhr Per-Arne Henrik Morberg is a Swedish actor, chef and news presenter.

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Mikael Persbrandt is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Rederiet, Beck, Oskyldigt dömd Mikael Åke Persbrandt is a Swedish actor. In Swedish films he usually has lead roles and “tough guy” parts. He is known for his recurring role as the no-nonsense police officer Gunvald ...more

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Leif G. W. Persson is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Profitörerna, Kvällspressen, Dubbelsvindlarna Leif Gustav Willy Persson is a Swedish criminologist and novelist. He was a professor in criminology at the Swedish National Police Board from 1992 to 2012. He is known for his crime fiction ...more

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Nils Asther is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Nils Anton Alfhild Asther was a Danish-born Swedish actor active in Hollywood from 1926 to the mid-1950s, known for his beautiful face and often called "the male Greta Garbo". Between ...more

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Yngwie Malmsteen is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Yngwie Johan Malmsteen is a Swedish guitarist, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and bandleader. Malmsteen became known for his neo-classical playing style in heavy metal.

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Bibi Andersson is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Bibi Andersson is a Swedish actress.

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Inger Stevens is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
The Farmer's Daughter Inger Stevens was a Swedish-American film and TV actress.

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Per Oscarsson is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Vita lögner Per Oscar Heinrich Oscarsson was a Swedish actor.

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Agnetha Fältskog is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Agnetha Fältskog is a Swedish recording artist. She achieved success in Sweden after the release of her debut album Agnetha Fältskog in 1968, and reached international stardom as a ...more

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Shelley Longworth is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Benidorm, Tittybangbang, Fimbles Shelley Nicola Longworth is an English comedy actress and voice over artist. Longworth was born in Doncaster Royal Infirmary. She is most well known for playing the role of Sam in the fourth and ...more

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Keith Moon is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Keith John Moon was an English drummer who played with the English rock band the Who. He was noted for his unique style and his eccentric, often self-destructive behaviour. In 2011, Moon was ...more

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Eva Röse is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Solsidan, Kotikatu, Creepschool Eva Röse is a Swedish actress and television host. She is best known internationally for her role as the sinister android Niska in Season 1 of the popular Swedish science fiction TV series ...more

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Markoolio is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Solsidan, Rederiet, Hem till Midgård Marko Kristian "Markoolio" Lehtosalo is a Swedish-Finnish multi-platinum selling recording artist, singer, musician, songwriter, actor, and comedian. His stage name Markoolio is a ...more

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Kjell Bergqvist is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
30 Degrees in February, Graven, Våra Vänners Liv Kjell Bergqvist is a Swedish actor. In his acting, Bergqvist often plays ignorant and very mean characters. Bergqvist finished Dramatens elevskola in 1973 and made his debut in En enkel melodi ...more

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Vendela Kirsebom is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Melodifestivalen, Norway's Next Top Model, Sweden's Next Top Model Vendela Maria Kirsebom is a Norwegian-Swedish model and actress living in Nesodden, Norway.

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Ulla Jacobsson is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Ulla Jacobsson was a Swedish actress who is perhaps best known for playing the only female speaking role in the film Zulu. Jacobsson was born in Gothenburg, Sweden. Originally a stage actress, ...more

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Benny Andersson is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Famous TV Actors from Sweden
Göran Bror Benny Andersson, known professionally as Benny Andersson, is a Swedish musician, composer, former member of the Swedish musical group ABBA, and co-composer of the musicals Chess, ...more