Served in Swedish Quartermaster Corps
Made feature acting debut in "Bara en Mora/Only a Mother"
Worked at the Royal Dramatic Theatre of Stockholm under Ingmar Bergman
Brought to Malmo Stadsteater by Bergman, who was the chief director of the municipal theater in Malmo
First film for director Ingmar Bergman, "The Seventh Seal"
Played the title role in Bergman's "The Magician"
Starred in Bergman's "The Virgin Spring" as a distraught father who avenges the murder of his daughter
First U.S. film, playing Jesus in George Stevens' "The Greatest Story Ever Told"
Portrayed a knuckle-cracking Nazi in "The Quiller Memorandum"
First film with director Jan Troell, "Here Is Your Life"
Made U.S. TV debut as Otto Frank in an adaptation of "The Diary of Anne Frank" (ABC)
First film with Liv Ullmann, Bergman's "Shame"
Acted in John Huston's "The Kremlin Letter"
Last film with Bergman as director, "The Touch"
Co-starred with Ullmann in Jan Troell's two-part "The Emigrants" (1971) and "The New Land" (1972)
Appeared in the documentary film "Ingmar Bergman"
Battled the Devil as Father Merrin in William Friedkin's "The Exorcist"
Played Alsatian hit-man Joubert in Sydney Pollack's "Three Days of the Condor"
Reprised Father Merrin for "Exorcist II: The Heretic"
Made Broadway debut in "The Night of the Tribades"
Portrayed Ming the Merciless in "Flash Gordon"
Played the commander of a German prisoner of war camp in "Victory," co-starring Sylvester Stallone and Michael Caine
Starred in Troell's "The Flight of the Eagle," about a foolhearty but heroic real-life balloon expedition to the North Pole
Appeared as the arch-villain Blofeld in the James Bond film "Never Say Never Again"
Delivered an excellent turn as Barbara Hershey's artist-lover in Woody Allen's "Hannah and Her Sisters"
Played a humble old Swedish widower struggling for survival alongside his son in Bille August's "Pelle the Conqueror"; earned an Oscar nomination for Best Actor
Made feature directing and screenwriting debut with "Katinka"; shot by Bergman's cameraman Sven Nykvist
Starred as Father Siemes in the NBC movie "Hiroshima: Out of the Ashes"
Played a priest in "The Ox"; directed by Bergman's long-time cinematographer Sven Nykvist
Re-teamed with Bille August for "Best Intentions"; scripted by Bergman
Portrayed a devilish antique store owner in "Needful Things"
Re-teamed with Stallone as Judge Fargo in "Judge Dredd"
Appeared in the based-on-real-life serial killer drama "Citizen X" (HBO)
Acted the role of an aging priest and mentor in Liv Ullman's "Private Confessions"; written by Ingmar Bergman
Guided a distraught man (Robin Williams) across the River Styx in "What Dreams May Come"
Acted in Scott Hicks' "Snow Falling on Cedars," playing a defense attorney for a Japanese-American man on trial for the murder of his close friend
Cast as the corrupt director of the futuristic pre-crime unit in Steven Spielberg's sci-fi thriller "Minority Report"
Played the mentor character Eyvind in the German-made sword-and-sorcery epic "Dark Kingdom: The Dragon King"
Played a French ambassador in the action comedy sequel "Rush Hour 3"
Joined the cast of "The Tudors" (Showtime) for the third season, playing Cardinal Von Waldburg
Played a physician at a hospital for the criminally insane in Martin Scorsese's "Shutter Island"
Cast as Sir Walter Loxley opposite Russell Crowe in Ridley Scott's adaptation of "Robin Hood"
Cast opposite Tom Hanks and Sandra Bullock in the 9/11 drama "Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close"