Peter Stormare

Peter Stormare


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 27-08-1953
  • Gender: Male
  • Place of Birth: Arbrå, Gävleborgs län, Sweden
  • Also Known As:

    Rolf Peter Ingvar Storm
    Петер Стормаре

  • Popularity: 12.26
  • Homepage: N/A


A Swedish film, stage, voice and television actor as well as a theatrical director, playwright and musician. He is perhaps best known for his roles as John Abruzzi in Prison Break and as Gaear Grimsrud, one of the two kidnappers in Fargo. Peter Stormare began his acting career at the Royal National Theatre of Sweden, performing for eleven years. In 1990 he became the Associate Artistic Director at the Tokyo Globe Theatre and directed productions of many Shakespeare plays, including "Hamlet". In 1993 he moved to New York, where he appeared in English productions. He continues to work in both the United States and his his homeland of Sweden. He resides in Los Angeles, California, USA, with his wife.




Year Movie Character
2008 Wolf as Klemens
1998 Hamilton as Carl Hamilton
2010 Small Town Murder Songs as Walter
2003 The Movie Hero as The Suspicious Character
2014 Clown as Karlsson
2005 The Batman vs. Dracula as Dracula
2009 The Killing Room as Dr. Phillips
2000 Bruiser as Milo Styles
2011 Dylan Dog: Dead of Night as Gabriel
2011 The Wayshower as Prince of Doubt
2011 False Trail as Torsten
2013 Autumn Blood as The Mayor
2014 Bang Bang Baby as George
2015 Dark Summer as Stokes
2016 Rupture as Terrence
1999 Love in the Mirror as Giovanni Andreini
2014 Poseidon Code as Charles
2018 The Assassin's Code as Kurt Schlychter
2021 The Obscure Life of the Grand Duke of Corsica as The Grand Duke of Corsica
2005 The Brothers Grimm: Bringing the Fairytale to Life as Himself
1970 Untitled Constantine Sequel as Lucifer
1970 Constantine 2
2002 Bad Company as Adrik Vas
2005 2001 Maniacs as Professor Ackerman
2007 Anamorph as Blair Collet
2008 Boot Camp as Norman Hail
2008 Insanitarium as Dr. Gianetti
2007 Leaps and Bounds as Korvgubbe
2010 Corridor as Micke
2013 Bad Milo as Highsmith
1996 Le polygraphe as Christof Haussman
2014 22 Jump Street as Ghost
2002 Windtalkers as Sergeant Eric Hjelmstad
2011 Marianne as Sven
2010 Ivory as David Strauss
1986 Den frusna leoparden as Jerry
2017 Kill 'em All as Agent Mark Holman
2012 Attack of Sea Turtle
2000 Dancer in the Dark as Jeff
1999 Purgatory as Cavin Guthrie
2007 Switch as Tommen
2007 Echo as Simons far
2009 Otis E.
2012 Get the Gringo as Frank
2000 Circus as Julius
2014 Rage as Francis O'Connell
2002 Minority Report as Dr. Solomon Eddie
1996 Fargo as Gaear Grimsrud
2000 The Million Dollar Hotel as Dixie
2005 The Brothers Grimm as Cavaldi
1992 Damage as Peter Wetzler
2003 Bad Boys II as Alexei
2008 Witless Protection as Arthur Grimsley
2012 Inseparable as Richard
2012 Lockout as Scott Langral
2010 Janie Jones as Sloan
1987 Pirates of the Lake as Beekeeper
2013 Siberian Education as Ink
2012 Jewtopia as Buck O'Connell
2014 Mall as Barry
2014 I Am Here as The Russian
2013 Heatstroke as Mallick
1998 Somewhere in the City as Graham
1970 Dweller as John Gaines
2015 Every Thing Will Be Fine as Editor
2005 Nobody Wants Your Film
2020 Songbird
2007 Gone with the Woman as Glenn
1999 8MM as Dino Velvet
2013 Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters as Berringer
2000 Von Trier's 100 Eyes as Himself
2013 The Last Stand as Burrell
2012 Small Apartments as Dr. Olivetti
2003 Minnesota Nice as Himself
2002 The Tuxedo as Dr. Simms
2018 Beyond The Sky as Peter Norton
2019 The Poison Rose as Slide
2018 Age of Summer as Rock God
2010 Behind the Moomins as Himself
2004 Birth as Clifford
2006 Unknown as Snakeskin Boots
2001 Happy Campers as Oberon
1997 Playing God as Vladimir
2017 John Wick: Chapter 2 as Abram Tarasov
2017 King of the Dancehall as Pierce Davidson
1997 Making off: In the Presence of a Clown as Himself
2012 Big Top Scooby-Doo! as Wulfric von Rydingsvard (voice)
1997 The Lost World: Jurassic Park as Dieter Stark
2010 Henry's Crime as Darek Millodragovic
1998 Armageddon as Lev Andropov, Russian Cosmonaut
2000 Chocolat as Serge Muscat
2005 Constantine as Lucifer
2012 Tai Chi Hero as Duke Fleming
2014 Penguins of Madagascar as Corporal (voice)
2002 13 Moons as Slovo
2017 V.I.P. as Paul
2017 The Nut Job 2: Nutty by Nature as Gunther (voice)
1997 I sällskap med en clown
2021 Taiyou no Ko
1998 Mercury Rising as Shayes
1998 In the Presence of a Clown as Petrus Landahl
2015 Strange Magic as Thang (voice)
1996 Ett sorts Hades as Ulf
1998 The Big Lebowski as Nihilist #1, Uli Kunkel / "Karl Hungus"
2013 The Zero Theorem as Doctor 2
2006 Nacho Libre as Emperor
2007 Premonition as Dr. Roth
2007 Voom Portraits
1993 The Bacchae as The Messenger
2009 Horsemen as David Spitz
2011 You Said What? as Peter Stormare
1986 Seppan as Sara's Father
1978 Lyftet as Prisoner
1991 Freud Leaving Home as Berra
2002 Spun as Mullet Cop
2013 Pain & Gain as Dr. Bjornson
2013 Phineas and Ferb: Mission Marvel as Whiplash (voice)
1990 Awakenings as Neurochemist
1982 Fanny and Alexander as Young Man Who Helps Isak with Coffer (uncredited)
2009 The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus as The President
2012 Imperiet: Här föll Imperiet
Photo Name Department
2002 Watching Ellie (19 episode)
1989 Seinfeld (1 episode)
2004 Joey (1 episode) as Viktor
2004 Entourage (2 episode)
2005 Prison Break (22 episode) as John Abruzzi
2000 CSI: Crime Scene Investigation (1 episode)
2002 Monk (1 episode)
2012 Arrow (2 episode) as Werner Zytle / Count Vertigo
2013 The Blacklist (4 episode) as Berlin
2005 Weeds (2 episode) as Chef
2013 Graceland (3 episode) as Martun Sarkissian
1984 Fanny and Alexander (4 episode) as Young Man who Helps Isak with Coffer
2016 Swedish Dicks (20 episode) as Ingmar
2016 Black Widows (8 episode) as Folke Lundgren
2016 Midnight Sun (8 episode) as Rutger Burlin
2018 LA to Vegas (15 episode) as Artem
2017 American Gods (4 episode) as Czernobog
2003 Hitler: The Rise of Evil (2 episode) as Ernst Rohm
2017 Get Shorty (2 episode) as Hafdis Snaejornsson
2017 Castlevania (8 episode) as Godbrand (voice)
2006 Psych (1 episode) as Cyrus Polk
2008 Leverage (1 episode) as Gunter Hanzig
2016 Justice League Action (1 episode) as Mr. Freeze (voice)
2020 Animaniacs (1 episode) as Nickelwise (voice)
2016 Swedish Dicks (1 episode) Directing as (Director)

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