Gustaf Skarsgård

Gustaf Skarsgård (born 12 November 1980) is a Swedish film and television actor, best known for playing Floki on History Channel's television series "Vikings". He's the son of actor Stellan Skarsgård and brother of actors Bill, Valter and Alexander Skarsgård.

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Kon-Tiki (2012)

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The true story about legendary explorer Thor Heyerdahl and his epic crossing of the Pacific on a balsa wood raft in 1947, in an effort to prove it was possible for South Americans to settle in Polynesia in pre-Columbian times.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joachim Rønning  •  Espen Sandberg
CAST:  Pål Sverre Hagen  •  Anders Baasmo Christiansen  •  Gustaf Skarsgård  •  Odd-Magnus Williamson

The true story about legendary explorer Thor Heyerdahl and his epic crossing of the Pacific on a balsa wood raft in 1947, in an effort to prove it was possible for South Americans to settle in Polynesia in pre-Columbian times.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joachim Rønning  •  Espen Sandberg
CAST:  Pål Sverre Hagen  •  Anders Baasmo Christiansen  •  Gustaf Skarsgård  •  Odd-Magnus Williamson

Evil (2003)

Stockholm, the fifties. Though academically bright, violent pupil Erik Ponti is expelled from his state school with the headmaster’s words “there’s only one word for people like you – evil… what you need is a good thrashing, and more”. In fact already Erik ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mikael Håfström
CAST:  Andreas Wilson  •  Henrik Lundström  •  Gustaf Skarsgård  •  Linda Zilliacus

Stockholm, the fifties. Though academically bright, violent pupil Erik Ponti is expelled from his state school with the headmaster’s words “there’s only one word for people like you – evil… what you need is a good thrashing, and more”. In fact already Erik ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mikael Håfström
CAST:  Andreas Wilson  •  Henrik Lundström  •  Gustaf Skarsgård  •  Linda Zilliacus

Details (2003)

Emma, a young author, goes to see Erik, the publishing editor whom she's sent her debut novel. Their meeting leads to a love affair. The middle-aged Erik leaves his wife. What Erik doesn't know is that Emma recently began a relationship with the dramatist Stefan, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kristian Petri
CAST:  Rebecka Hemse  •  Michael Nyqvist  •  Jonas Karlsson  •  Pernilla August

Emma, a young author, goes to see Erik, the publishing editor whom she's sent her debut novel. Their meeting leads to a love affair. The middle-aged Erik leaves his wife. What Erik doesn't know is that Emma recently began a relationship with the dramatist Stefan, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kristian Petri
CAST:  Rebecka Hemse  •  Michael Nyqvist  •  Jonas Karlsson  •  Pernilla August

Trust Me (2010)

A comical fresco on human misdemeanors and betrayals... A film about our right to not be perfect.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Johan Kling
CAST:  Alexander Skarsgård  •  Susanne Thorson  •  Gustaf Skarsgård  •  Philomène Grandin

A comical fresco on human misdemeanors and betrayals... A film about our right to not be perfect.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Johan Kling
CAST:  Alexander Skarsgård  •  Susanne Thorson  •  Gustaf Skarsgård  •  Philomène Grandin

Code Name Coq Rouge (1989)

His name is Carl Hamilton from a Swedish noble family - trained by the CIA and a army SEAL. When a group of terrorists based in Sweden threatens to initiate their diabolic plans - the Coq Rouge Carl Hamilton is activated.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Per Berglund
CAST:  Stellan Skarsgård  •  Lennart Hjulström  •  Krister Henriksson  •  Philip Zandén

His name is Carl Hamilton from a Swedish noble family - trained by the CIA and a army SEAL. When a group of terrorists based in Sweden threatens to initiate their diabolic plans - the Coq Rouge Carl Hamilton is activated.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Per Berglund
CAST:  Stellan Skarsgård  •  Lennart Hjulström  •  Krister Henriksson  •  Philip Zandén

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

Autumn Blood (2013)

Two young orphans in the Tirolian Mountains come under siege by a vicious band of hunters. Frightened of being separated by child services following the death of their mother, a self-sufficient 16-year-old girl and her 10-year-old brother - who hasn't spoken a word ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Markus Blunder
CAST:  Peter Stormare  •  Maximilian Harnisch  •  Gustaf Skarsgård  •  Tim Morten Uhlenbrock

Two young orphans in the Tirolian Mountains come under siege by a vicious band of hunters. Frightened of being separated by child services following the death of their mother, a self-sufficient 16-year-old girl and her 10-year-old brother - who hasn't spoken a word ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Markus Blunder
CAST:  Peter Stormare  •  Maximilian Harnisch  •  Gustaf Skarsgård  •  Tim Morten Uhlenbrock

The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden (2014)

Darwin meets Hitchcock in this documentary. Directors Dan Geller and Dayna Goldfine have created a parable about the search for paradise, set in the brutal yet alluring landscape of the Galapagos Islands, which interweaves an unsolved 1930s murder mystery with ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dayna Goldfine  •  Daniel Geller
CAST:  Cate Blanchett  •  Sebastian Koch  •  Thomas Kretschmann  •  Diane Kruger

Darwin meets Hitchcock in this documentary. Directors Dan Geller and Dayna Goldfine have created a parable about the search for paradise, set in the brutal yet alluring landscape of the Galapagos Islands, which interweaves an unsolved 1930s murder mystery with ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dayna Goldfine  •  Daniel Geller
CAST:  Cate Blanchett  •  Sebastian Koch  •  Thomas Kretschmann  •  Diane Kruger

Iscariot (2008)

A doctor is pulled into Stockholm's underbelly after his brother gets caught up in a botched drug deal.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Miko Lazić
CAST:  Jacob Ericksson  •  Michael Nyqvist  •  Helena af Sandeberg  •  Gustaf Skarsgård

A doctor is pulled into Stockholm's underbelly after his brother gets caught up in a botched drug deal.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Miko Lazić
CAST:  Jacob Ericksson  •  Michael Nyqvist  •  Helena af Sandeberg  •  Gustaf Skarsgård

The Babylon Syndrome (2004)

When Maja's boyfriend travels to India for a couple of months, she is left with no place to stay. She begins lodging with Mattias, a young unemployed man with a group of slacker friends and a 'seize the day' attitude to life. At first terrified by their ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Espinosa
CAST:  Nina Wähä  •  Paulina Hawliczek  •  Mikael Wranell  •  Kalled Mustonen

When Maja's boyfriend travels to India for a couple of months, she is left with no place to stay. She begins lodging with Mattias, a young unemployed man with a group of slacker friends and a 'seize the day' attitude to life. At first terrified by their ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Daniel Espinosa
CAST:  Nina Wähä  •  Paulina Hawliczek  •  Mikael Wranell  •  Kalled Mustonen

Kidz in da Hood (2006)

Kidz in da Hood is the gripping and warm story of Amina, who came to Sweden with her grandfather three years ago. Amina has not yet received her residency permit and when her grandfather dies everything seems to fall apart. She temporarily hides out with pierced ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Catti Edfeldt  •  Ylva Gustavsson
CAST:  Gustaf Skarsgård  •  Olle Sarri  •  Beylula Kidane Adgoy  •  Embla Hjulström

Kidz in da Hood is the gripping and warm story of Amina, who came to Sweden with her grandfather three years ago. Amina has not yet received her residency permit and when her grandfather dies everything seems to fall apart. She temporarily hides out with pierced ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Catti Edfeldt  •  Ylva Gustavsson
CAST:  Gustaf Skarsgård  •  Olle Sarri  •  Beylula Kidane Adgoy  •  Embla Hjulström

The Way Back (2010)

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At the dawn of WWII, several men escape from a Russian gulag—to take a perilous and uncertain journey to freedom as they cross deserts, mountains and several nations.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Weir
CAST:  Colin Farrell  •  Dejan Angelov  •  Dragoș Bucur  •  Ed Harris

At the dawn of WWII, several men escape from a Russian gulag—to take a perilous and uncertain journey to freedom as they cross deserts, mountains and several nations.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Weir
CAST:  Colin Farrell  •  Dejan Angelov  •  Dragoș Bucur  •  Ed Harris

Patrik, Age 1.5 (2008)

Göran and Sven have been cleared for adoption and they have a possibility to adopt a swedish orphan, Patrik 1,5. But when Patrik arrives he turns out to be someone else, not the little boy they were expecting. A comma had been misplaced, and in comes a 15-year-old ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ella Lemhagen
CAST:  Gustaf Skarsgård  •  Torkel Petersson  •  Tom Ljungman  •  Annika Hallin

Göran and Sven have been cleared for adoption and they have a possibility to adopt a swedish orphan, Patrik 1,5. But when Patrik arrives he turns out to be someone else, not the little boy they were expecting. A comma had been misplaced, and in comes a 15-year-old ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Ella Lemhagen
CAST:  Gustaf Skarsgård  •  Torkel Petersson  •  Tom Ljungman  •  Annika Hallin

The Color of Milk (2004)

Selma's mother died giving birth to her, and Selma's step aunt is living proof that men only cause trouble. So the 11 year old girl makes a deal with her best friends that they will stay away from boys and dedicate their lives to science. And by the way, Selma was ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Torun Lian
CAST:  Julia Krohn  •  Bernhard Naglestad  •  Reidar Sørensen  •  Andrine Sæther

Selma's mother died giving birth to her, and Selma's step aunt is living proof that men only cause trouble. So the 11 year old girl makes a deal with her best friends that they will stay away from boys and dedicate their lives to science. And by the way, Selma was ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Torun Lian
CAST:  Julia Krohn  •  Bernhard Naglestad  •  Reidar Sørensen  •  Andrine Sæther

The Invisible (2002)

A teenager is assaulted and killed, but returns as a ghost to find his killer.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Simon Sandquist  •  Joel Bergvall
CAST:  Gustaf Skarsgård  •  Tuva Novotny  •  Joel Kinnaman  •  Thomas Hedengran

A teenager is assaulted and killed, but returns as a ghost to find his killer.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Simon Sandquist  •  Joel Bergvall
CAST:  Gustaf Skarsgård  •  Tuva Novotny  •  Joel Kinnaman  •  Thomas Hedengran

Arn: The Knight Templar (2007)

Arn, the son of a high-ranking Swedish nobleman is educated in a monastery and sent to the Holy Land as a knight templar to do penance for a forbidden love.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Flinth
CAST:  Joakim Nätterqvist  •  Sofia Helin  •  Stellan Skarsgård  •  Michael Nyqvist

Arn, the son of a high-ranking Swedish nobleman is educated in a monastery and sent to the Holy Land as a knight templar to do penance for a forbidden love.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Peter Flinth
CAST:  Joakim Nätterqvist  •  Sofia Helin  •  Stellan Skarsgård  •  Michael Nyqvist

The Fat and the Angry (2014)

The FBI and Interpol are looking into a big case of credit card fraud and a local bum is brought in for interrogation. A complicated story from the dark side of Göteborg unfolds.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Johan Renck
CAST:  Jonathan Andersson  •  Liv Mjönes  •  Gustaf Skarsgård  •  Aliette Opheim

The FBI and Interpol are looking into a big case of credit card fraud and a local bum is brought in for interrogation. A complicated story from the dark side of Göteborg unfolds.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Johan Renck
CAST:  Jonathan Andersson  •  Liv Mjönes  •  Gustaf Skarsgård  •  Aliette Opheim

Us (2013)

This is a story of Ida and Krister. It's about a relationship that goes to hell. They are both crazy in love but manage to strangle the supply of oxygen and adapt to each other in a way that will lead to catastrophic consequences.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mani Maserrat-Agah
CAST:  Gustaf Skarsgård  •  Anna Åström  •  Rebecca Ferguson  •  Sten Ljunggren

This is a story of Ida and Krister. It's about a relationship that goes to hell. They are both crazy in love but manage to strangle the supply of oxygen and adapt to each other in a way that will lead to catastrophic consequences.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mani Maserrat-Agah
CAST:  Gustaf Skarsgård  •  Anna Åström  •  Rebecca Ferguson  •  Sten Ljunggren

The Wizard's Daughter (2014)

Rejoining the orphan Charlie in this stand alone film. Now he has a family with Gerda and Kurre. But when Gerda gets a child of her own, Charlies happiness feels threaten. A fair is in town and the family visits it, Charlie meets a wizard who shows her the tricks ...  (more)

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CAST:  Tea Stjärne  •  Elisabet Carlsson  •  Gustaf Hammarsten  •  Thomas Hedengran

Rejoining the orphan Charlie in this stand alone film. Now he has a family with Gerda and Kurre. But when Gerda gets a child of her own, Charlies happiness feels threaten. A fair is in town and the family visits it, Charlie meets a wizard who shows her the tricks ...  (more)

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CAST:  Tea Stjärne  •  Elisabet Carlsson  •  Gustaf Hammarsten  •  Thomas Hedengran

Happy End (2011)

They are people who have important significance for each other, but are not honest with each other. They live in a shadow world of lies and half truths and just waiting for the truth to come forward so they can continue their lives in a new direction.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Björn Runge
CAST:  Ann Petrén  •  Malin Buska  •  Gustaf Skarsgård  •  Johan Widerberg

They are people who have important significance for each other, but are not honest with each other. They live in a shadow world of lies and half truths and just waiting for the truth to come forward so they can continue their lives in a new direction.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Björn Runge
CAST:  Ann Petrén  •  Malin Buska  •  Gustaf Skarsgård  •  Johan Widerberg
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