Children Daniel Svensson
|Years active 1977-present|
TV shows Vanner och fiender
Name Allan Svensson
|Full Name Dan Allan Waldemar Svensson|
Born 16 February 1951 (age 64) (1951-02-16) Varnamo, Sweden
Albums Cyrano (1973 original Broadway cast)
Movies Flicker, That Boy Emil, Asa‑Nisse ‑ walkom to Knohult, Agnes Cecilia – en sallsa, Bert ‑ Den siste oskulden
Similar People Jenny Kallur, Suzanne Reuter, Gabriel Odenhammar, Per Ahlin, Astrid Lindgren
Blasningen med allan svensson
Dan Allan Waldemar Svensson, known as Allan Svensson (born 16 February 1951) is a Swedish actor perhaps mostly known for his role as Gustav Svensson in the hit comedy series Svensson, Svensson. Besides acting in films, television and on stage, Svensson owns and runs the film production company Ridåfall AB.
Blåsningen - Allan Svensson (1998)
Svensson was born in Värnamo but grew up in Tranemo, Sweden. At the age of seventeen he moved back to Värnamo and started high school studies. At the end of the 1970s, Svensson enrolled for acting studies at Skara Skolscen and then at Teaterhögskolan in Gothenburg.
His first television role was as Erik in Hedebyborna. He has worked as part of the Stockholm stadsteater ensemble, acted in films and on television and also directed. The theatre and television roles have varied, from playing Cyrano at Oscarsteatern to playing the everyday stereotypical Swede Gustav Svensson in the SVT comedy show Svensson, Svensson and the role of RF Simpson in the Swedish version of the musical Singing in the Raun at Oscarsteatern.
During the summer of 2007, Svensson performed on stage comedy shows in Växjö in the play Kuta och Kör where he had the lead role. Also in 2007, Svensson played Santa Claus on Julkalendern on SVT. In 2008 he acted in the TV4 miniseries Maria Wern – Främmande fågel alongside Eva Röse.
In November 2013 Svensson revealed that he was to play "Kapten Klänning" more known as Göran Lindberg a former police chief who was imprisoned in 2010 for sexually abusing a number of women. The play "Fallet Kapten Klänning" was performed at Uppsala Stadsteater in Uppsala. In the summer of 2014 Svensson and Robert Gustafsson will work together in the play "Charmörer på vift" at the Krusenstiernska outside theater. Linda Olsson will also appear in the play as the love interest of both the men as "Yvette".