Person Details

Birthday: 1960-11-08 00:46:33

Death: 2017-06-27 00:46:33

Aliases: Michael Nykvist , Michael Nyquist , Micke Nyqvist , Mikael Nyqvist , Rolf Åke Michael Nyqvist , Микаэл Нюквист

Gender: Male

Place of birth: Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sweden

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Movie Involvements: 53

TV Involvements: 11


Most Famous Work

Biography

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.

Most Famous Work

John Wick
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7

John Wick

(2014) Viggo Tarasov
Hunter Killer
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6

Hunter Killer

(2018) Captain Andropov
Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol
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7

Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol

(2011) Kurt Hendricks
The Girl Who Played with Fire
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7

The Girl Who Played with Fire

(2010) Mikael Blomkvist
The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
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8

The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo

(2009) Mikael Blomkvist
The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest
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7

The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest

(2010) Mikael Blomkvist
Kursk
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7

Kursk

(2019) Nesterov
Abduction
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6

Abduction

(2011) Nikola Kozlow

Acting

Year Character Movie/Tv
2019 Bishop Joseph Fliessen
2018 Nesterov
Captain Andropov
2017 Bernard Berman
H.F. Verwoerd
2016 Alan
Markel
Henrik
Paul Schäfer
2015 Chancellor Axel Oxenstierna
Milan Daneker
Mikael Eklund
N/A
2014 Viggo Tarasov
Johan
Martin
Jesper
2013 N/A
Andrei Blok
White Vincent
2012 Stephen Schumacher
2011 Staffan
Kurt Hendricks
Staffan
Nikola Kozlow
2010 Lars Hakansson
Magnus Folkesson
Mikael Blomkvist
Ernst
Johan
2009 Mikael Blomkvist
Mikael Blomkvist
Mikael Blomkvist
Guest
2008 Masen
Stan
Lars Levi Laestadius
Magnus Folkesson
2007 Magnus Folkesson
Harald Edelstam
2006 Lasse
Janne
2005 Lothar Kraftzcyk
Sven Blomberg
Hjalmar Jönsson - isä Ruotsissa
Åke
Lothar Kraftzcyk
2004 Stig Petré
Daniel Daréus
N/A
Magnus
2003 Erik
Mörka Rösten
2002 Benny
Giuseppe
Bo Runfeldt
Fagerlund
2001 Doctor
Christoffer
Thorn
N/A
2000 Lev
Rolf
1999 Raymond
Diego
1998 Karl-Erik
John Banck
The Director
John Banck
John Banck
John Banck
John Banck
1997 John Banck
Resturant owner
John Banck
John Banck
1996 Kalle Andersson
Carpenter #1
1951 himself
Year Character Movie/Tv

Crew

Year Role Movie/Tv
2019 In Memory Of
Year Role Movie/Tv

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