Stellan Skarsgård is a Swedish actor. His career started in the late 1960s in Sweden. His first role in a Hollywood film was in 1988’s The Unbearable Lightness of Being. He later had a notable role in the 1990 movie The Hunt for Red October. During the ’90s, he continued working in Sweden as well as in Hollywood. He starred in 1996’s Breaking the Waves and played Prof. Gerald Lambeau in Good Will Hunting. This was followed with performances in Amistad, Ronin, and Deep Blue Sea. In the 2000s, he had roles in the films Timecode, Kiss Kiss (Bang Bang), The Glass House, Dogville, King Arthur, and Exorcist: The Beginning. He later played Bootstrap Bill Turner in the Pirates of the Caribbean films. He also starred as Bill Anderson in Mamma Mia! and its sequel. In the 2010s, he’s best known for his role as Erik Selvig in the Thor films.