Liv Ullmann Bio

(Actress, Director)

Liv Ullmann is a professional Norwegian actress and film director. She won Golden Globe Awards for Best Actress in The Emigrants.

Relationship Statistics of Liv Ullmann

What is Liv Ullmann marital status ? (single, married, in relation or divorce): Divorce
How many children does Liv Ullmann have ? (name): One (Linn Ullmann)
Is Liv Ullmann having any relationship affair ?: No
Is Liv Ullmann lesbian ?: No

More about the relationship

Liv Ullmann is currently single.

Previous marriage and relationships

Previously, she was married to Donald Leslie Saunders on 8th September 1985. Donald is a Boston based real estate developer. But their marriage did not work out and they divorced in 1995.

Before that, she was is a romantic relationship with Ingmar Bergman from 1965 to 1970 and has a daughter Linn Ullmann together. Their daughter Linn is an author and journalist.

Likewise, she was married to Hans Jacob “Jappe” Stang in 1960 but divorced five years later in 1965.

Who is Liv Ullmann?

Liv Ullmann is a professional Norwegian actress and film director. She is known for her natural beauty, intelligence, and complex works.

She won Golden Globe Awards for Best Actress in The Emigrants. As of 9th October 2019, WGBH shared a video of Liv titled, Liv Ullmann Still Loves The Camera.

Liv Ullmann- Age, Parents, Ethnicity, Education

Liv Johanne Ullmann was born on 16 December 1938, in Tokyo, Japan. Her ethnicity is Jewish.

She is the daughter of Erik Viggo and Janna Erbe. Her father was a Norwegian aircraft engineer who was working in Tokyo and died due to a brain tumor four years after they moved to New York.

Her mother started working as a bookseller after the death of her father to help the family economically. They eventually returned to Norway and settled in Trondheim. She also has a sister named Janna Erika Ullmann.

Ullmann attended schools in Trondheim, Norway. In 2006, she graduated with an honorary degree in Doctor of Philosophy from Norwegian University of Science and Technology in Norway.

Liv Ullmann- Professional Life, Career

Acting Career

Liv Ullmann started her acting career as a stage actress and performs in theatre. In the year 1957, she appeared in Fjols til fjells.

Liv’s movie roles includes in Ung Flukt, Tonny, Kort ar sommaren, Onkel Vanja, De kalte ham Skarven, Persona and Maken.

In the 1970s, she appeared in Cold Sweat, The Emigrants, The Night Visitor, The New Land, Cries and Whispers, 40 Carats, Face to Face, A Bridge Too Far, and others.

Her recent movies are The Danish Poet, Sinna mann, Lang dags ferd mot natt, and Liv & Ingmar.

Directing Career

Her first movie direction was in the year 1992, Sofie. After that, she directed Kristin Lavransdatter, Private Confession, Faithless and Miss Julie.


  • 2012: International Indian Film Academy Awards
  • 2006: Ibsen Centennial Commemoration Award
  • 1984:  Four Freedoms Laureate
  • 2000: Amanda Ecumenical Film Award
  • 2000: Goya Award for Best European Film

Liv Ullmann- Net worth, Salary

The estimated net worth of Liv is $20 million US. As an actress, she earns around Kr 790,866.

Body Measurements: Height, Weight

Liv Ullmann is a blue-eyed-blonde. She is 5 feet 7 inches tall and has a decent body mass.

Social Media

She is not active on social sites like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.


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