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EINAR GUNN by Liana Haynes Newton
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Holtsgata 13, 101 Reykjavik, Iceland
Phone: 00 35 48244550
5455 Wilshire Boulevard, Suite 900, Los Angeles, CA 90036
Phone: 001 323 692 1700
Reykjavík, Iceland
New York, United States
Height:5'8" (172cm)
Weight:13st. 12lb. (88kg)
Playing Age:55 - 60 years
Appearance:Scandinavian, White
Nationality:Icelander, American
Other:Equity, SAG/AFTRA
Eye Colour:Blue
Hair Colour:Salt & Pepper
Hair Length:Short
Voice Character:Engaging
Voice Quality:Warm

Currently appearing:

REYKJAVÍK, November 2019 -- Currently shooting a 5-episode arc in a new series, JARÐARFÖRIN MÍN (My Funeral), starring Þórhallur "Laddi" Sigurðsson (I play his best friend). Produced by Glassriver for Síminn. Return to New York December 10th.

Stage Television Film Short Film Web Series
2018, Stage, Lyman, Other Desert Cities, The Company Theatre Group, Lou Scarpati
2015, Stage, Howard, Boy Gets Girl, The Seeing Place Theater, Brandon Walker
2014, Stage, Prescott, Private Disclosures, Jody Heaps, Stephen Jobes
2013, Stage, Martelleau, Tovarich, The Shakespeare Theater of New Jersey, Bonnie Monte
2013, Stage, Sidney, Where's My Money?, Rising Curtain Theater Company, Ted Wrigley
2011, Stage, John, Baby With The Bathwater, Black Box Productions, Gary Lynch
2011, Stage, Westcott, The Man Who Came to Dinner, The Peccadillo Theater Company, Dan Wackerman
2011, Stage, Basque, The Misanthrope, The Shakespeare Theater of New Jersey, Bonnie Monte
2010, Stage, Governor Davis, Stand Fast (Fringe NYC), Barrow Street Theater, Michael Page
2009, Stage, John, Lips Together, Teeth Apart, 4th Wall Theatre, Beth Baur
2009, Stage, Mr. Marshall, The Little Foxes, The Shakespeare Theater of New Jersey, Matthew Arbor
2008, Stage, Ensemble, A Man for All Seasons, Roundabout Theater Company, Doug Hughes
2008, Stage, Uncle Murray, Moonchildren (Fringe NYC), Attic Theater Company, Laura Braza
2008, Stage, Dr. Weitzner, We Call Her Benny, The John Montgomery Theatre Company, Suzanne Bachner
2019, Television, Recurring, My Funeral (Jarðarförin mín – Iceland), Glass River, Kristófer Dignus
2019, Television, Co-Star w/Missy Peregrim & Zeeko Zaki, FBI, CBS - Universal Television, Jean de Segonzac
2019, Television, Co-Star w/Ólafur Darri Ólafsson, The Minister (Ráðherrann - Iceland), Sagafilm - RÚV, Nanna Kristín Magnúsdótir
2018, Television, Co-Star w/Ingvar E. Sigurðsson, Trapped 2 (Ófærð 2 - Iceland), Rvk Studios, Ugla Hauksdóttir
2017, Television, Co-Star w/Mariska Hargitay & Ice-T, Law & Order: SVU, NBC Universal, Alex Chapple
2016, Television, Co-Star, The Blacklist, NBC Universal, John Gallagher
2015, Television, Co-Star, I Love You... But I Lied, Grucitta Productions, Lifetime, Michael Selditch
2014, Television, Co-Star w/Debra Messing, The Mysteries of Laura, NBC, Warner Bros, Jace Alexander
2013, Television, Co-Star w/Wendell Pierce, The Michael J. Fox Show, NBC Universal, Alex Reid
2012, Television, Co-Star, The Men Who Built America, Stephen David Entertainment, History Channel, Patrick Reams
2017, Feature Film, Supporting, Lof Mér að Falla (Let Me Fall - Iceland), KISI Production, Baldvin Z
2008, Feature Film, Lead, Singularity, RegimeChange, Brian Neuls
Short Film
2013, Short Film, Lead, X-Ray, Columbia University, MFA, Jöri Ragnarsson
2011, Short Film, Lead, The First Day, Sharawadgi Productions, Nick Zafonte
2007, Short Film, Supporting, Deployment Strategy, Creation Matrix, Mark Cheng
Web Series
2012, Web Series, Co-Star, Disciplinary Actions, Orb Productions, Tony Clomax
2010, Web Series, Recurring, Pioneer One, LastSat Productions, Bracey Smith


Accents & Dialects:
(* = native)
American-Southern States, American-Standard, East European, Icelandic, Nordic, RP, Russian
(* = Native/Fluent)
English, Icelandic
Performance:Green Screen, Public Speaking, Radio Drama, Voice Acting, Voice Over
(* = highly skilled)
Golf, Shooting (Handgun)
Vehicle Licences:Car Driving Licence, Pilot Licence
Other Skills:Advertising (degree), Graphic Artist (experienced), Graphic Design (experienced), Handgun Handling, Photography-Professional, Writer


NJ School of Dramatic Arts, Professional Acting Program, 2007-2009

William Esper Studio - Summer Intensive with Bill Esper

Patrick Page Studio - Masterclass (ongoing) with Patrick Page

ESPA (Primary Stages) - Scene Study with Casey Childs, Rich Topol

MN Studios - Audition Masterclass with Matt Newton

Atlantic Acting School - Script Analysis

Upright Citizens Brigade - Improv

The Barrow Group - Directing Workshop with Seth Barrish

Corinna Sowers-Adler - Voice

Parsons School of Design - BFA, Communication Design