Magnus Scheving

TV Producer

Birthday November 10, 1964

Birth Sign Scorpio

Birthplace Borgarnes, Iceland

Age 59 years old

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Creator and co-star of the Icelandic-American children's show LazyTown. He was also a noted gymnast.

Before Fame

He was the Icelandic Men's Individual Champion in aerobic gymnastics in 1992, then the Scandinavian champion in 1994 and the European champion in 1994 and 1995.


His LazyTown series aired on Nickelodeon and Nick Jr. in the United States, while Turner Broadcasting System Europe acquired the rights for the U.K.

Family Life

His ex-wife Ragnheiður Melsteð became the executive producer and co-founder of LazyTown Entertainment. They had two children together.

Associated With

Stefan Karl Stefansson played Robbie Rotten, one of the villains on LazyTown.