Max von Sydow

Movie Actor

Birthday April 10, 1929

Birth Sign Aries

Birthplace Lund, Sweden

DEATH DATE Mar 8, 2020 (90)

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Swedish actor who portrayed Knight Antonius Block in director Ingmar Bergman's 1957 movie The Seventh Seal. He played Reynard in Rush Hour 3 and Lor San Tekka in Star Wars: The Force Awakens.  

Before Fame

He founded an amateur theater company with his friends. 


He played Jesus in George Stevens's The Greatest Story Ever Told.

Family Life

He got married to Christina Olin on August 1, 1951 and then married Catherine Brelet on April 30, 1997.

Associated With

He played the role of The Renter in Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close, starring Tom Hanks.