Sven-Bertil Taube plays Henrik Vanger
Sven-Bertil Taube is a successful Swedish actor and singer born to the great Swedish poet/songwriter Evert Taube. Taube started out his career in the music industry recording covers of his father’s songs before establishing himself as an actor.
He has starred in various films and TV shows since the 1970s, including THE EAGLE HAS LANDED (1976) and IN THE HANDS (1994) for which he won the Guldbagge Award (Sweden’s equivalent of the Oscar) for Best Actor. In 1997, Taube was nominated for another Guldbagge Award for Supporting Actor for his performance in JERUSALEM.
He has appeared in a couple of films with his THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO co-star, Michael Nyqvist, including LONDON VOODOO (2004) which won several international awards and ARN: THE KNIGHT TEMPLAR (2007). Taube was recently nominated for a Best Supporting Actor Guldbagge Award (Sweden’s Oscar) for his role in THE GIRL WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO.