Liv Ullmann


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Liv Ullmann's father was a Norwegian engineer who used to work abroad, so as a child she lived in Tokyo, Canada, New York and Oslo. In the mid-'50s she made her stage debut and in 1957 made her film debut. She really became successful, however, when she began to work for Swedish director Ingmar Bergman in such films as Persona (1966), The Passion ... See full bio »

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Nominated for 2 Oscars. Another 51 wins & 21 nominations. See more awards »

Known For

Cries & Whispers Maria / Mother
(1972)
Face to Face Dr. Jenny Isaksson
(1976)
Persona Elisabet Vogler
(1966)
The Emigrants Kristina
(1971)

Filmography

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 2012 Two Lives
Ase Evensen
 2009 Angry Man (Short)
Mother (English version, voice)
 2008 Through a Glass, Darkly
Mormor
 2006 The Danish Poet (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 2003 Saraband (TV Movie)
Marianne
 1994 Zorn
Emma Zorn
 1994 Drømspel
Ticket Seller
 1992 The Long Shadow
Katherine / Romándy's stepmother
 1991 Oxen
Maria Gustavsson
 1991 Sadako and the Thousand Paper Cranes (Short)
Narrator (voice)
 1990 Mindwalk
Sonia Hoffman
 1989 The Rose Garden
Gabriele
 1988 Gli indifferenti (TV Movie)
Maria Grazia
 1988 The Girlfriend
María
 1987 Gaby: A True Story
Sari
 1987 Farewell Moscow
Ida Nudel
 1985 King Kongs Faust
Berlin Film Fest Footage (uncredited)
 1984 The Bay Boy
Jenny Campbell
 1984 The Wild Duck
Gina
 1984 Dangerous Moves
Marina Fromm
 1983 Jenny (TV Mini-Series)
Jenny
- Episode #1.3 (1983) ... Jenny
- Episode #1.2 (1983) ... Jenny
- Episode #1.1 (1983) ... Jenny
 1980 Richard's Things
Kate Morris
 1979 Fruen fra havet (TV Movie)
Ellida Wangel
 1979 Players (uncredited)
 1978 Autumn Sonata
Eva
 1977 The Serpent's Egg
Manuela Rosenberg
 1977 A Bridge Too Far
Kate Ter Horst
 1976 Face to Face
Dr. Jenny Isaksson
 1975 Leonor
Leonor
 1975 The Magic Flute (TV Movie)
Woman in Audience (uncredited)
 1974 The Abdication
Queen Kristina
 1974 Scenes from a Marriage
Marianne
 1974 Zandy's Bride
Hannah Lund
 1973 40 Carats
Ann Stanley
 1973 Scenes from a Marriage (TV Mini-Series)
Marianne
- Analfabeterna (1973) ... Marianne
- Tåredalen (1973) ... Marianne
- Paula (1973) ... Marianne
- Konsten att sopa under mattan (1973) ... Marianne
 1973 Lost Horizon
Catherine
 1972 Cries & Whispers
Maria / Mother
 1972 Pope Joan
Pope Joan
 1972 The New Land
Kristina
 1971 The Emigrants
Kristina
 1971 The Night Visitor
Ester Jenks
 1970 Cold Sweat
Fabienne Martin
 1969 The Passion of Anna
Anna Fromm / Herself
 1969 An-Magritt
An-Magritt
 1968 Shame
Eva Rosenberg
 1968 Hour of the Wolf
Alma Borg
 1967 Cocktailparty (TV Movie)
Celia
 1966 Persona
Elisabet Vogler
 1966 En hyggelig fyr (TV Movie)
Mabel
 1965 Smeltedigelen (TV Movie)
Mary Warren
 1965 De kalte ham Skarven
Ragna
 1963 Onkel Vanja (TV Movie)
Sonja
 1962 Kort är sommaren
Eva
 1962 Tonny
Kari
 1959 The Wayward Girl
Gerd
 1957 Fools in the Mountains
Hotellgjest (uncredited)
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Other Works:

"Ghosts," dramatic revival, written by Henrik Ibsen, adapted by Arthur Kopit, directed by John Neville, with Edward Binns (portraying Jacob Engstrand, a carpenter); John Neville (portraying Pastor Manders); Liv Ullmann (portraying Mrs. Helen Alving, widow of Cpt. Alving, late Chamberlain to the King); Janie Murray (as Jane ... See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Biographical Movies | 1 Print Biography | 1 Portrayal | 4 Interviews | 5 Articles | 4 Pictorials | 12 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Personal Quote:

[on Ingrid Bergman] If possible, I admired the woman more than the actress. See more »

Trivia:

Was offered the role of "Kate Miller" in Dressed to Kill (1980) by director Brian De Palma, but turned the role down due to the violence of the theme and having a young daughter at the time. See more »

Trademark:

Her willowy and earthy beauty See more »

Nickname:

The Norwegian Angel

Star Sign:

Sagittarius

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