Michael Nyqvist is a Actor Suédois born on 8 november 1960 at Stockholm (Suede)
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Birth name Rolf Åke Mikael NyqvistNationality SuedeBirth 8 november 1960
at Stockholm (Suede
)Death 27 june 2017
(at 56 years)
Rolf Åke Mikael Nyqvist ([ˈmiːkaɛl ˈnʏˌkvɪst]; born 8 November 1960) is a Swedish actor. Educated at the School of Drama in Malmö, he became well known from his role as police officer Banck in the first series of Beck films made in 1997. He is 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).
Nyqvist has described his childhood and quest to find his biological parents, subsequently in his adult life, in his autobiographical novel, Just After Dreaming (Swedish title: När barnet lagt sig). He is married to scenographer Catharina Ehrnrooth and has two children, Ellen and Arthur.