Mostly Credited As: Michael Nyqvist
Birth Name: Rolf Åke Mikael Nyqvist
Date Of Birth: November 08, 1960 (Age 53)
Country Of Birth: Sweden
Birth Place: Stockholm, Stockholms län
Height: 5' 10" (1.77 m)
Rolf Åke Mikael Nyqvist (born 8 November 1960) is a Swedish actor. Educated at the School of Drama in Malmö, he became well known from his role as police officer Banck in the first series of Beck movies made in 1997. He is most recognized internationally for his role in the acclaimed Millennium series as Mikael Blomkvist, as well as in Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol as Kurt Hendricks, the lead villain.