Björn Hlynur Haraldsson

Björn Hlynur Haraldson

Actor – Director

Björn Hlynur Haraldsson is an actor, writer and director.
Gratuated from the Icelandic Drama Academy in 2001.
His acting credits for Vesturport include: Romeo and Juliet, Woyzeck, Brim, Faust, The Housewife and Key around the Neck. Among other acting credits: Blood Wedding at The Almeida Theatre in London, Death of a Salesman for the City Theatre in Reykjavik and Peer Gynt at The National Theatre of Iceland and The Barbican in London.
His directorial credits include Titus Andronicus, Shopping Mall Shattered, Dubbeldusch, Jesus Christ Superstar and Axlar-Björn.

As a writer: Dubbeldusch, Axlar-Björn.
Co-writer on Faust, The Housewife.

Filmwork as an actor:
City State
Jar City
Country Wedding
King´s Road
Eleven Men Out
Brim
December
Polite People
Cold Light

TV credits include:
The Borgias – for Showtime
The Cliff I & II – for RUV (Icelandic National Television Network)
Fortitude – for Sky Atlantic. (currently filming)

Filmwork as a director and writer: Korriró (Short Film)

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