Michael Nyqvist

Michael Nyqvist


  • Known For: Acting
  • Birthday: 08-11-1960
  • Gender: Male
  • Place of Birth: Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden
  • Also Known As:

    Michael Nykvist
    Michael Nyquist

  • Popularity: 2.36
  • Homepage: N/A


Rolf Åke Mikael Nyqvist (8 November 1960 – 27 June 2017), better known as Michael Nyqvist, was a Swedish actor. Educated at the School of Drama in Malmö, he became well known for playing police officer Banck in the first series of Martin Beck films made in 1997, and later for his leading role in the film Grabben i graven bredvid in 2002. He was most recognized internationally for his role in the acclaimed Millennium series as Mikael Blomkvist, as well as the lead villains in Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol (as Kurt Hendricks) and John Wick (as Viggo Tarasov). In 2004, he played the leading role in the Academy Award-nominated Best Foreign Film As It Is in Heaven. Description above from the Wikipedia article Michael Nyqvist, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.




Year Movie Character
2004 As It Is in Heaven as Daniel Daréus
2009 The Girl Who Played with Fire as Mikael Blomkvist
2009 The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest as Mikael Blomkvist
2006 Suddenly as Lasse
2002 The Guy in the Grave Next Door as Benny
2010 The Woman Who Dreamed of a Man as Johan
2009 The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo as Mikael Blomkvist
2007 The Black Pimpernel as Harald Edelstam
2000 Together as Rolf
2011 The Chinese Man as Staffan
2003 Details as Erik
2014 My So-Called Father as Martin
2014 John Wick as Viggo Tarasov
2015 The Girl in the Book as Milan Daneker
2001 Home Sweet Home as Kent
2016 Michael Nyqvist - Ett Porträtt as Self
2008 Iscariot as Masen
2001 His and Hers as Doctor
2002 We Can Be Heroes! as Giuseppe
2004 London Voodoo as Magnus
2013 Europa Report as Andrei Blok
2015 Colonia as Paul Schäfer
2005 Next Door as Åke
2007 Arn: The Knight Templar as Magnus Folkesson
2005 Bang Bang Orangutang as Sven Blomberg
1998 Waiting for the Tenor as The Director
2014 Paris Follies as Jesper
2005 Mother of Mine as Hjalmar Jönsson - isä Ruotsissa
2015 The Girl King as Chancellor Axel Oxenstierna
2010 Kennedy's Brain as Lars Hakansson
2016 A Serious Game as Markel
2016 I.T. as Henrik
2016 Frank & Lola as Alan
2017 You Disappear as Bernard Berman
2011 Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol as Kurt Hendricks
2001 The Confession as Thorn
2013 The Girl from Nagasaki
2001 Hr. Boe & Co.’s Anxiety
2014 Days and Nights as Johan
2008 Arn - The Full Story as Magnus Folkesson
2008 Downloading Nancy as Stan
2012 Disconnect as Stephen Schumacher
2005 Mastermind as Lothar Kraftzcyk
2001 Skuggpojkarna as Christoffer
2003 Slim Susie as Mörka Rösten
1998 Beck 08 - Trails in Darkness as John Banck
1999 Breaking Out as Diego
2000 Hjärta av sten as Lev
2011 Abduction as Nikola Kozlow
1999 On the Last Verse - A Small Film About Death as Raymond
1998 Beck 05 - The Boarding House Pearl as John Banck
1996 Such Is Life as Kalle Andersson
2008 The Kautokeino Rebellion as Lars Levi Laestadius
1998 Beck 04 - Eye for an Eye as John Banck
1998 Beck 03 - White Nights as John Banck
1998 Beck 07 - The Money Man as John Banck
1998 Personkrets 3:1 as Karl-Erik
2004 ABBA - The Last Video
1997 Tic Tac as Resturant owner
2019 A Hidden Life as Bishop Joseph Fliessen
1997 Beck 01 - The Decoy Boy as John Banck
2010 Among Us as Ernst
1997 Beck 02 - The Man with the Icons as John Banck
2006 Search as Janne
1996 Jerusalem as Carpenter #1
2015 For Better and Worse as Himself
2018 Hunter Killer as Captain Andropov
2018 Kursk as Nesterov
2019 John Wick: Chapter 3 - Parabellum
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2013 Zero Hour (13 episode) as White Vincent
2015 100 Code (12 episode) as Mikael Eklund
2009 Skavlan (1 episode) as Guest
2017 Madiba (3 episode) as H.F. Verwoerd
2002 The Fifth Woman (4 episode) as Bo Runfeldt
2002 Olivia Twist (7 episode) as Fagerlund
2004 Om Stig Petrés hemlighet (3 episode) as Stig Petré
2010 Millennium (6 episode) as Mikael Blomkvist
2005 Wallander (1 episode) as Lothar Kraftzcyk
2011 Der Chinese (2 episode) as Staffan
1951 Deutscher Filmpreis (Lola) (1 episode) as Self
2010 Arn: The Knight Templar (2 episode) as Magnus Folkesson
1999 Beck (7 episode) as John Banck

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