Sven Nordin

Sven Nordin

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Sven Nordin was born on Feb 06, 1957 in Norway. Sven Nordin's big-screen debut came with Röd snö - Season 1 directed by Bo Hermansson in 1985, strarring Hans Solberg. Sven Nordin is known for Wisting directed by Trygve Allister Diesen, Sven Nordin stars as William Wisting and Thea Green Lundberg as Line Wisting. Sven Nordin has got 4 awards and 2 nominations so far. The most recent award Sven Nordin achieved is Golden Screen, Norway. The upcoming new movie Sven Nordin plays is Gold Run which will be released on Dec 15, 2022.

This Norwegian actor is an employee of Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo's New Theatre) since 1981. On stage he has starred in everything from Shakespeare to modern drama like Tennessee William's The Glass Menagerie, and musicals like Guys and Dolls.Got his big breakthrough as a Norwegian resistance fighter in the suspenseful WWII mini-series Röd snö (1985). In 1993-97 he starred as Nils in Mot i brøstet (1993), if not the best, certainly one of the most popular Norwegian sitcom's of all time, even resulting in him getting a snack named after his character!On the big screen he also got the chance to act opposite Robert Mitchum and Cliff Robertson in the Norwegian movie Pakten (1995) in 1995. In 2001 he played an arctic explorer opposite Kenneth Branagh's Ernest Shackleton in the large-scale TV-production Shackleton, aventurier de l'Antarctique (2002).2001 also saw his biggest success on screen yet, when he starred as the slightly retarded Kjell-Bjarne in Elling (2001). The movie was seen by over 800,000 Norwegian cinema-goers (in a country with just 4.2 million people) and also became the most successful Norwegian film ever shown in Sweden and Denmark. In 2002 Nordin joined his co-star Per Christian Ellefsen, director Petter Næss and producer Dag Alveberg on a trip to Hollywood, celebrating the movie's Academy Award nomination for Best Foreign Language Film.

  • Birthday

    Feb 06, 1957
  • Place of Birth

    Oslo, Norway
  • Also known


Known For


4 wins & 2 nominations

Golden Screen, Norway
Best Supporting Actor
Winner - Golden Screen
Best Supporting Actor
Winner - Golden Screen
Rådebank (2020)
Kosmorama, Trondheim Internasjonale Filmfestival
Best Supporting Actor
Winner - Kanonprisen
Sønner av Norge (2011)
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