Stellan Skarsgård was conceived in Gothenburg, Västra Götalands län, Sweden, to Gudrun (Larsson) and Jan Skarsgård. He turned into a star in his adolescents through the title job in the TV-arrangement Bombi Bitt och jag (1968). Between the years 1972-88 he was utilized at The Royal Dramatic Theater in Stockholm, where he partook in “Vita rum” (1988), August Strindberg’s “Ett drömspel” (1986) and “Mäster Olof” (1988). At the same time Skarsgård did exceptional film jobs, remarkably in Den enfaldige mördaren (1982) by Hans Alfredson and with Fred Ward in American Playhouse: Noon Wine (1985). The phenomenal exhibition gave him both a well-earned Guldbagge and Silver Berlin Bear.
He depicted the Skagen-painter Sören Kröyer in hip hurra! (1987) and the Swedish envoy Raoul Wallenberg in God afton, Herr Wallenberg (1990), both coordinated by Kjell Grede. Täcknamn Coq Rouge (1989) and Den demokratiske terroristen (1992) he played Jan Guillou’s Swedish superagent Carl Hamilton. He likewise had the main part in the Oscar selected Oxen (1991) coordinated by the world-acclaimed cinematographer Sven Nykvist. Skarsgård did his first (yet little) job in a major American film with Varolmanin dayanilmaz hafifligi (1988). The job of Captain Tupolev in Kizil Ekim (1990) was at expected to be greatest part in a Hollywood-film, however lamentably it was chopped down. After that Skarsgård got a few supporting jobs in American movies, for example, in My Son the Fanatic (1997) and Steven Spielberg’s Amistad (1997).