Joel Kinnaman

Joel Kinnaman (born Charles Joel Nordström; 25 November 1979) is a Swedish-American actor. A theater school graduate, Kinnaman had his breakout roles in Sweden with the Johan Falk film series and the 2010 film Easy Money. He is known for his roles in television series The Killing and Altered Carbon, as well as in films RoboCop and Suicide Squad.

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The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2011)

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This English-language adaptation of the Swedish novel by Stieg Larsson follows a disgraced journalist, Mikael Blomkvist, as he investigates the disappearance of a weary patriarch's niece from 40 years ago. He is aided by the pierced, tattooed, punk computer hacker ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Fincher
CAST:  Daniel Craig  •  Stellan Skarsgård  •  Rooney Mara  •  Robin Wright

This English-language adaptation of the Swedish novel by Stieg Larsson follows a disgraced journalist, Mikael Blomkvist, as he investigates the disappearance of a weary patriarch's niece from 40 years ago. He is aided by the pierced, tattooed, punk computer hacker ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  David Fincher
CAST:  Daniel Craig  •  Stellan Skarsgård  •  Rooney Mara  •  Robin Wright

Storm (2005)

DD is a smug fellow, almost 30 years of age, who can manage all by himself. At least that's what he thinks. However, a strange woman - Lova - enters his life, hunted by evil men who want to hurt her. Against his will, DD is forced into a series of horrific events.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Måns Mårlind  •  Björn Stein
CAST:  Eric Ericson  •  Eva Röse  •  Jonas Karlsson  •  Lina Englund

DD is a smug fellow, almost 30 years of age, who can manage all by himself. At least that's what he thinks. However, a strange woman - Lova - enters his life, hunted by evil men who want to hurt her. Against his will, DD is forced into a series of horrific events.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Måns Mårlind  •  Björn Stein
CAST:  Eric Ericson  •  Eva Röse  •  Jonas Karlsson  •  Lina Englund

Easy Money: Hard to Kill (2012)

JW is serving hard time in prison and struggling to get back on an honest path. There are glimmers of hope in his life - some venture capitalists are interested in a new piece of trading software he's developed, and while behind bars he's made peace with an old ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Babak Najafi
CAST:  Joel Kinnaman  •  Fares Fares  •  Matias Varela  •  Dejan Čukić

JW is serving hard time in prison and struggling to get back on an honest path. There are glimmers of hope in his life - some venture capitalists are interested in a new piece of trading software he's developed, and while behind bars he's made peace with an old ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Babak Najafi
CAST:  Joel Kinnaman  •  Fares Fares  •  Matias Varela  •  Dejan Čukić

Arn: The Kingdom at Road's End (2008)

Arn has served his term in the Holy land and returns home to be reunited with his beloved Cecilia. When he returns home, he discovers that political forces tries to separate him and Cecilia - but thanks to queen Blanka they can finally get married. Arn knows that ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Flinth
CAST:  Joakim Nätterqvist  •  Morgan Alling  •  Sofia Helin  •  Bibi Andersson

Arn has served his term in the Holy land and returns home to be reunited with his beloved Cecilia. When he returns home, he discovers that political forces tries to separate him and Cecilia - but thanks to queen Blanka they can finally get married. Arn knows that ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Flinth
CAST:  Joakim Nätterqvist  •  Morgan Alling  •  Sofia Helin  •  Bibi Andersson

Child 44 (2015)

Set in Stalin-era Soviet Union, a disgraced MGB agent is dispatched to investigate a series of child murders -- a case that begins to connect with the very top of party leadership.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Espinosa
CAST:  Tom Hardy  •  Noomi Rapace  •  Gary Oldman  •  Joel Kinnaman

Set in Stalin-era Soviet Union, a disgraced MGB agent is dispatched to investigate a series of child murders -- a case that begins to connect with the very top of party leadership.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Espinosa
CAST:  Tom Hardy  •  Noomi Rapace  •  Gary Oldman  •  Joel Kinnaman

Easy Money III: Life Deluxe (2013)

JW now lives in exile and is more than ever determined to find out what happened to his missing sister Camilla. Every trace leads him to the world of organized crime in Stockholm. Jorge is about to do his last score - the largest robbery in Swedish history. But ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jens Jonsson
CAST:  Joel Kinnaman  •  Matias Varela  •  Martin Wallström  •  Dejan Čukić

JW now lives in exile and is more than ever determined to find out what happened to his missing sister Camilla. Every trace leads him to the world of organized crime in Stockholm. Jorge is about to do his last score - the largest robbery in Swedish history. But ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jens Jonsson
CAST:  Joel Kinnaman  •  Matias Varela  •  Martin Wallström  •  Dejan Čukić

Run All Night (2015)

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Brooklyn mobster and prolific hit man Jimmy Conlon has seen better days. Longtime best friend of a mob boss, Jimmy is haunted by the sins of his past—as well as a dogged police detective who’s been one step behind Jimmy for 30 years. But when Jimmy’s estranged son ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jaume Collet-Serra
CAST:  Joel Kinnaman  •  Génesis Rodríguez  •  Liam Neeson  •  Ed Harris

Brooklyn mobster and prolific hit man Jimmy Conlon has seen better days. Longtime best friend of a mob boss, Jimmy is haunted by the sins of his past—as well as a dogged police detective who’s been one step behind Jimmy for 30 years. But when Jimmy’s estranged son ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jaume Collet-Serra
CAST:  Joel Kinnaman  •  Génesis Rodríguez  •  Liam Neeson  •  Ed Harris

Johan Falk: Kodnamn: Lisa (2013)

Five men break into Frank Wagner's apartment. Frank is able to escape and seeks out the help of Johan Falk. Has someone leaked that Frank is working with the police? Frank and John don't know who knows what and whom to trust.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charlotte Brändström
CAST:  Jakob Eklund  •  Joel Kinnaman  •  Mikael Tornving  •  Ruth Vega Fernandez

Five men break into Frank Wagner's apartment. Frank is able to escape and seeks out the help of Johan Falk. Has someone leaked that Frank is working with the police? Frank and John don't know who knows what and whom to trust.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charlotte Brändström
CAST:  Jakob Eklund  •  Joel Kinnaman  •  Mikael Tornving  •  Ruth Vega Fernandez

Johan Falk: Barninfiltratören (2012)

A group of young robbers, specializing in robbing shopping center security guards, are raging through out Gothenburg. A robbery goes awry when an innocent passerby is killed. Ricky, the gang's young leader, tries to quickly find an expert who can clean the money of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Holm
CAST:  Jakob Eklund  •  Joel Kinnaman  •  Jens Hultén  •  Mikael Tornving

A group of young robbers, specializing in robbing shopping center security guards, are raging through out Gothenburg. A robbery goes awry when an innocent passerby is killed. Ricky, the gang's young leader, tries to quickly find an expert who can clean the money of ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Holm
CAST:  Jakob Eklund  •  Joel Kinnaman  •  Jens Hultén  •  Mikael Tornving

Johan Falk: Organizatsija Karayan (2012)

Johan Falk's stepdaughter Nina has gotten in contact with her biological father, Orjan, discovering that he is in debt to an Estonian construction company in Gothenburg, leading to Nina's kidnapping.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Holm
CAST:  Jakob Eklund  •  Mikael Tornving  •  Marie Richardson  •  Joel Kinnaman

Johan Falk's stepdaughter Nina has gotten in contact with her biological father, Orjan, discovering that he is in debt to an Estonian construction company in Gothenburg, leading to Nina's kidnapping.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Richard Holm
CAST:  Jakob Eklund  •  Mikael Tornving  •  Marie Richardson  •  Joel Kinnaman

Johan Falk: Alla råns moder (2012)

GSI second in command, Sophie Nordh, flips gangster leader Seth Rydell and convinces him to infiltrate a rogue military group. For the first time GSI Chief Patrick Agrell realizes that he is using a ruthless psychopath as an infiltrator. Can Seth be trusted or does ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anders Nilsson
CAST:  Jakob Eklund  •  Mikael Tornving  •  Jens Hultén  •  Joel Kinnaman

GSI second in command, Sophie Nordh, flips gangster leader Seth Rydell and convinces him to infiltrate a rogue military group. For the first time GSI Chief Patrick Agrell realizes that he is using a ruthless psychopath as an infiltrator. Can Seth be trusted or does ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anders Nilsson
CAST:  Jakob Eklund  •  Mikael Tornving  •  Jens Hultén  •  Joel Kinnaman

Johan Falk: De 107 patrioterna (2012)

It's a beautiful day in Slottsskogen, Gothenburg idyllic city park, when suddenly the unthinkable happens - gunfire amidst all people. Two gangsters shooting game against each other and a large police operation starts. The conflict grows rapidly to involve several ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anders Nilsson
CAST:  Jakob Eklund  •  Joel Kinnaman  •  Mikael Tornving  •  Jens Hultén

It's a beautiful day in Slottsskogen, Gothenburg idyllic city park, when suddenly the unthinkable happens - gunfire amidst all people. Two gangsters shooting game against each other and a large police operation starts. The conflict grows rapidly to involve several ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anders Nilsson
CAST:  Jakob Eklund  •  Joel Kinnaman  •  Mikael Tornving  •  Jens Hultén

Johan Falk: Spelets regler (2012)

It's been two years since John Falk and Frank Wagner broke their cooperation and Frank started working undercover with the police. Frank's search for Kevin crosses Johan's investigation and opens up a new collaboration between them - with the big difference that ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charlotte Brändström
CAST:  Jakob Eklund  •  Joel Kinnaman  •  Mikael Tornving  •  Meliz Karlge

It's been two years since John Falk and Frank Wagner broke their cooperation and Frank started working undercover with the police. Frank's search for Kevin crosses Johan's investigation and opens up a new collaboration between them - with the big difference that ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Charlotte Brändström
CAST:  Jakob Eklund  •  Joel Kinnaman  •  Mikael Tornving  •  Meliz Karlge

Johan Falk: GSI - Gruppen för särskilda insatser (2009)

Johan works in tandem with the GSI organized crime unit to bring in a cadre of armored car robbers  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anders Nilsson
CAST:  Jakob Eklund  •  Joel Kinnaman  •  Mikael Tornving  •  Meliz Karlge

Johan works in tandem with the GSI organized crime unit to bring in a cadre of armored car robbers  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anders Nilsson
CAST:  Jakob Eklund  •  Joel Kinnaman  •  Mikael Tornving  •  Meliz Karlge

No Time for Love (2009)

Circumstances force the unstructured yet charming Danish Bohemian novelist, Simon, to share his flat in Copenhagen with the very organized and beautiful Swedish lawyer, Malou. Simon dreams of children and a family. Malou is solely focused on her career. Despite ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Theis Mølstrøm Christensen
CAST:  Tuva Novotny  •  Dejan Čukić  •  Robert Hansen  •  Solbjørg Højfeldt

Circumstances force the unstructured yet charming Danish Bohemian novelist, Simon, to share his flat in Copenhagen with the very organized and beautiful Swedish lawyer, Malou. Simon dreams of children and a family. Malou is solely focused on her career. Despite ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Theis Mølstrøm Christensen
CAST:  Tuva Novotny  •  Dejan Čukić  •  Robert Hansen  •  Solbjørg Højfeldt

RoboCop (2014)

In RoboCop, the year is 2028 and multinational conglomerate OmniCorp is at the center of robot technology. Overseas, their drones have been used by the military for years, but have been forbidden for law enforcement in America. Now OmniCorp wants to bring their ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  José Padilha
CAST:  Joel Kinnaman  •  Gary Oldman  •  Michael Keaton  •  Samuel L. Jackson

In RoboCop, the year is 2028 and multinational conglomerate OmniCorp is at the center of robot technology. Overseas, their drones have been used by the military for years, but have been forbidden for law enforcement in America. Now OmniCorp wants to bring their ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  José Padilha
CAST:  Joel Kinnaman  •  Gary Oldman  •  Michael Keaton  •  Samuel L. Jackson

Knight of Cups (2015)

Rick is a screenwriter living in Los Angeles. While successful in his career, his life feels empty. Haunted and confused, he finds temporary solace in the decadent Hollywood excess that defines his existence. Women provide a distraction to his daily pain, and every ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Terrence Malick
CAST:  Christian Bale  •  Cate Blanchett  •  Isabel Lucas  •  Natalie Portman

Rick is a screenwriter living in Los Angeles. While successful in his career, his life feels empty. Haunted and confused, he finds temporary solace in the decadent Hollywood excess that defines his existence. Women provide a distraction to his daily pain, and every ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Terrence Malick
CAST:  Christian Bale  •  Cate Blanchett  •  Isabel Lucas  •  Natalie Portman

Lola Versus (2012)

Just three weeks before her wedding, Lola (Greta Gerwig) finds herself suddenly without a partner when her longtime fiance, Luke (Joel Kinnaman), dumps her. With her 30th birthday looming and being forced to re-enter the New York City dating scene, she feels adrift ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daryl Wein
CAST:  Greta Gerwig  •  Joel Kinnaman  •  Bill Pullman  •  Zoe Lister-Jones

Just three weeks before her wedding, Lola (Greta Gerwig) finds herself suddenly without a partner when her longtime fiance, Luke (Joel Kinnaman), dumps her. With her 30th birthday looming and being forced to re-enter the New York City dating scene, she feels adrift ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daryl Wein
CAST:  Greta Gerwig  •  Joel Kinnaman  •  Bill Pullman  •  Zoe Lister-Jones

Safe House (2012)

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A dangerous CIA renegade resurfaces after a decade on the run. When the safe house he's remanded to is attacked by mercenaries, a rookie operative escapes with him. Now, the unlikely allies must stay alive long enough to uncover who wants them dead.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Espinosa
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  Ryan Reynolds  •  Vera Farmiga  •  Joel Kinnaman

A dangerous CIA renegade resurfaces after a decade on the run. When the safe house he's remanded to is attacked by mercenaries, a rookie operative escapes with him. Now, the unlikely allies must stay alive long enough to uncover who wants them dead.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Espinosa
CAST:  Denzel Washington  •  Ryan Reynolds  •  Vera Farmiga  •  Joel Kinnaman

Johan Falk: Vapenbröder (2009)

John Falk is on a routine mission with the Gothenburg police special unit GSI. With the help of a Norwegian undercover police and a civilian infiltrator in one of Gothenburg's heaviest criminal gangs, the GSI are trying buy six assault rifles and thus get them off ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anders Nilsson
CAST:  Jakob Eklund  •  Joel Kinnaman  •  Mikael Tornving  •  Jacqueline Ramel

John Falk is on a routine mission with the Gothenburg police special unit GSI. With the help of a Norwegian undercover police and a civilian infiltrator in one of Gothenburg's heaviest criminal gangs, the GSI are trying buy six assault rifles and thus get them off ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Anders Nilsson
CAST:  Jakob Eklund  •  Joel Kinnaman  •  Mikael Tornving  •  Jacqueline Ramel
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