Arnar Jónsson (actor)

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Arnar Jónsson
Born (1943-01-21) January 21, 1943 (age 74)
Akureyri, Iceland
Spouse(s) Þórhildur Þorleifsdóttir

Arnar Jónsson (born January 21, 1943 in Akureyri, Iceland) is an Icelandic actor.[1] He is married to Þórhildur Þorleifsdóttir. Arnar has played more leading roles in theaters than any other Icelandic actor. He starred in the film Outlaw and also in 17 other leading roles and about 200 other roles in theater. He likes golf (he plays in competition) and also brought up 5 children.[2] His daughter Sólveig Arnarsdóttir is also an actress.

Filmography[edit]

Year Title Role Notes
1966 Áramótaskaup 1966
1978 Áramótaskaup 1978
1981 Útlaginn Gísli Súrsson
1983 Á hjara veraldar
1984 Atómstöðin Gunnar
1985 Fastir liðir: eins og venjulega Halldór
1992 Ævintýri á Norðurslóðum Föður
Karlakórinn Hekla Kórfélagi
1997 María Jónas
1998 Herbergi 6
Dansinn Djákni
2001 Mávahlátur Sýslumaður
2004 Njálssaga Geir goði
2006 Ørnen: En krimi-odyssé Eggert

Notes and references[edit]

  1. ^ Nagy, Peter (1995-01-20). World Encyclopedia of Contemporary Theatre: Europe. Taylor & Francis. pp. 455–. ISBN 9780415059282. Retrieved 16 August 2012. 
  2. ^ actors-union.is Archived January 23, 2005, at the Wayback Machine.