Walter Skarsgård is a popular Swedish actor. He started acting at the age of 8. Walter starred in Arn: United Kingdom and Arn: Knight Templar.
Walter Skarsgård was born on October 25, 1995 in Sweden. He was educated at the gymnasium. His father is an actor, producer and screenwriter from Gothenburg, Stellan Skarsgård. He has starred in Good Will Hunting, Breaking the Waves, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo, The Savior, and The Physician: Avicenna's Apprentice. Walter's mother is actress May Skarsgård. He has 5 siblings and 2 half-brothers and sisters. After his divorce from May, Stellan married Megan Everett.
The four Walter brothers became actors. The most famous of them is Alexander Skarsgard, who played in the films "Divorce in the Big City", "Melancholy" and "No Connection". Also in the movies you can see the brothers Bill, Sam and Gustaf Skarsgard. In the TV series Arn: Knight Templar and the movie Arn: The United Kingdom, Walter worked with his father and brothers Gustaf and Bill. Practically nothing is known about the actor's personal life.
Career and creativity
In 2003, Walter starred in the film Details. His character is Daniel. The director of the drama co-produced by Sweden, Denmark and Great Britain is Christian Petri. The plot follows the twisted relationship of a writer, doctor, publisher and playwright. The film was presented at the Moscow International Film Festival and the Athens Film Festival. The drama was nominated for the Golden Saint George. After 5 years, Walter could be seen in the movie "Arn: United Kingdom" as John. The director of a military melodrama co-produced by Denmark, Sweden, Finland, Great Britain, Norway and Germany is Peter Flint. In the center of the plot is a Swedish knight of the Templars. The action movie was presented at the Gothenburg Film Festival.
In 2010, the mini-series "Arn: Knight Templar" was released with the participation of Skarsgard. It has been shown in Sweden and Belgium. In 2014, Walter was invited to the television picture Viking Women - Daughters of Odin. Annette Lober, Leonie Benesch, Jacob Benckhofer and Peter Kles have starred in the German biographical drama. In 2016, the film "Siv Lost in a Dream" was released, in which the actor played. The film was nominated for the "Crystal Bear". In the same year, the series "Black Lake" began. In it, Walter got the role of Lippi.
In 2017, Skarsgard could be seen in the series "Town". The following year, he starred in Lords of Chaos. The musical crime drama has been featured at events such as the Sundance Film Festival Fantasia International Film Festival, Beyond Fest Film Festival, Copenhagen Peaks International Film Festival, Sitges International Film Festivals, Los Cabos, Stockholm, Lyon Film Festival, Hallucine Festivals Paris Collectives, International Fantastic Film Festival, Monster Fest Film Festival, Morbido Film Fest Film Festival, London Film Festival. In 2019, the actor was invited to the picture "The Experiment" Behind the Glass ". His hero is Kasper Nordin. In 2020, the actor can be seen in the film Don't Click as Josh.