EXCLUSIVE: Sverrir Gudnason, who broke out playing Björn Borg opposite Shia LeBeouf in Borg Vs. McEnroe last year and co-starred alongside Claire Foy in Sony’s The Girl In the Spider’s Web this fall, has signed with ICM Partners.
The news comes as the Sweden-born actor is attached to star in Falling, which will serve as the writing and directing debut of Viggo Mortensen. Gudnason will next star opposite Welcome to Sweden’s Josephine Bornebusch in Love Me (Älska Mig), a six-part comedy-drama series for Nordic Entertainment Group that will bow in fall 2019.
Gudnason played journalist Mikael Blomkvist to Foy’s Lisbeth Salandar in Spider’s Web, a reset of Stieg Larsson’s Millennium franchise directed by Fede Alvarez.
He continues to be repped by Tavistock Wood and Agent Firman.