About Peter Stormare


Movies, series, and TV shows are the gift of the modern world. But before the making of a  movie, series, or TV, there was more to offer for the people by the drama. The drama has been a great source of entertainment for the people since the ancient days. The best thing about the drama is that it is more realistic to watch than the movies and television shows. People can feel like being in the atmosphere of the story by using any kind of virtual devices.

It is always interesting to watch for a dance for the audience because the worst play is also very much livelier than a hit film. But behind this livelier performance, there is a great effort of the actors for a lot of time. Moreover, the greatest challenge of a drama js that there is no retake. It is a single take with no cuts and edit. Just after the start of a drama, the characters keep moving on and off the stage repeatedly for 30 minutes to 60 minutes. And all the dialogues need the emotions in every delivery.

Quick Info
Full NameRolf Peter Ingvar Storm
Date of Birth27 August 1953
Birth placeKumla, Örebro County, Sweden
Parent(s)Gunhild (Holm) Storm (Mother)
Karl Ingvar Storm (Father)
Occupationactor, voice actor, musician, playwright, theatre director
Spouse(s)Karen Sillas
​(m. 1989; div. 2006)
Toshimi Stormare (m. 2008)
Net worthUS $5 million

The constant moving of the characters always grabs the attention of the audience and there is a minimum chance of getting bored. The actors in a drama need to rehearse multiple times so that they don’t forget the lines and save the drama from getting flop. Likewise, the effort of the artists in the drama is tremendous. The excessive number of rehearsals that they do with themselves, with the team and to understand their character make them a one-take artist.

They get less fame and remuneration than the actors in movies but they are highly dedicated and talented. And Peter Stormare is all one of the gifts of the theatre to the movie industry.

People know Peter Stormare for his performance in “Fargo”, ” The Lost World: Jurassic Park”, “Minority Report”, “Dr Solomon P. Reddy” and many more. The livelier acting of Peter is a result of his years of experience and education in theatre. He has not only contributed to movies and TV but also been famous for his voice. “Penguins of Madagascar”, “The Batman Vs Dracula”, and ” Strange Magic” are some of the projects with his voice.

Peter Stormare

Biography, Early Life, Parents, 

Gunhild (Holm) Storm gave birth to Peter in Arbra, Gavleborgs Ian, Sweden on August 27, 1953. His father’s name is Karl Ingvar Storm. Peter was passionate about acting from the very small age of his childhood.


Education, School/College

The details about the formal education of Peter Stormare is unknown. But Peter was part of an acting school when he was growing. In the acting school, he found that his sir name was familiar with that of a senior student. Hence he changed his surname from Storm to “Stormare.” The word has the meaning of “Stormer” in Swedish. 


Professional Career

Peter Stormare started his acting career from the theatre from Royal Dramatic Theatre. He was the art of the there for eleven years. Then, he got a great opportunity in another theatre. He joined Tokyo Globe Theatre and was part of several Shakespeare performances. There, he was in the post of artistic director.


Peter started his career in the television from the mid-1980s. His debut series was “Trapatronerna.” He was also part of the series “Prison Break” in between 2005 and 2007. He appeared in a total of 20 episodes. Peter was also part of the shows like “Manhattan”, ” Arrow” and “Longmire.” He also did a series called “Teen Titan Go” and “Briaratch” in 2020.


Moreover, Peter Stormare started his onscreen career in movies after he moved to the US in 1990. Then after several years for struggle, he got his first movie break. He did his debut from the movie “Fargo.” It was a black-comedy crime drama. He portrayed the role of “Gaear Grimsurd.” The directors of the movie Joel and Ethan Coel were his long term friends. The film succeeded to gain the nomination for the Oscar award. 


Then, he was part of the other movie called “Commander Hamilton” in 1998. He was also part of the movie “The Lost World: Jurassic Park.” Peter got the opportunity to work with the dire for Steven Spielberg in the movie. The movie was a sequel of “Jurassic Park” from 1993. 

Peter Stormare

The same year, in 1998, he became part of an American sci-fi disaster film “Armageddon.” He shared the screen with Ben Affleck and Bruce Willis. Peter also did the movie called “The Big Lebowski” in the same year. It was a crime comedy movie. Then he was part of another movie called “8mm” in 1999. It was a German crime movie. The same year he was part of numerous projects like “Happy Campers”, 13 Moons”, “Spun”, ” Bruiser”, “Chocolat”, ” Dancer in the Dark” and “Circus.”


Moreover, Peter Stormare got another opportunity of working with Steven Spielberg in 2002. He became the part of the sci-fi movie “Minority Report.” He shared the screen with the big names of Hollywood like Max von Sydow, Tom Cruise, Samantha Morton, and Colin Farrell. He portrayed the role of “Dr Solomon P. Eddie.”


Likewise, Peter has been active all the years. In 2019, he was part of the movie “The Poison Rose.” His other movie “Songbird” is in the post-production phase. He has also lent his voice for a number of video games like “Ice wind Dale II” in 2002 and “Fast & Furious: Crossroads” in 2020. Peter has also been part if music videos like “The Poodles” in 2007 and “Lindemann” in 2019.

Peter has shared the screen with big Hollywood stars like Robert De Niro, Robin Williams, William H. Macy, Frances McDormand, Bruce Willis, Ben Affleck, Jeff Bridges, John Goodman, Will Smith, Mel Gibson, Martin Lawrence, Keanu Reeves, Jonah Hill, Channing Tatum, and many more.

Personal Life: Wife, Daughter

Peter Stormare has been lucky to get his life partner. He married actress Karen Sillas in the year 1989. The couple was complementary to each other. Unfortunately, they divorced after seventeen years of marriage in 2006. Then after two years, Peter married Toshimi Stormare in 2008. The couple has a daughter named Kaiya Bella Luna Stormare. She was born in May 2009.

Peter Stormare

Social Media: Instagram, Twitter, Facebook

Peter Stormare is quite active on social media platforms. He goes with the name of “@therealstormare” on Instagram with 31.6K followers and “@TheStormare” on Twitter with 9.1K followers.


Net worth, Salary

Peter Stormare has been part of the industry for more than three decades. He has been part of my projects. According to the evaluation of his projects and celebritynetworth.net, Peter Stormare has an approximate net worth of $5 million.


Nutshell Bio

The actual name of Peter is Rolf Peter Ingvar Storm. His current age is 67, nationality and ethnicity are Swedish. He has an attractive height of 6 feet 2 inches and a complementary weight of 84 kg.