Max von Sydow (born April 10, 1929) is a Swedish–French actor who stars in Star Wars: Episode VII The Force Awakens as Lor San Tekka. He was previously involved in a Lucasfilm production when he played Sigmund Freud in an episode of The Young Indiana Jones Chronicles.
He is known for his roles in a wide range of films such as The Seventh Seal (1957), The Exorcist (1973), Flash Gordon (1980), Never Say Never Again (1983), Dune (1984), Judge Dredd (1995), Minority Report (2002), and Extremely Loud And Incredibly Close (2011) (which earned him his second Oscar nomination). He has also worked in voice acting, lending his voice to video games such as The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim and Ghostbusters 2. He joined the cast of HBO's hit series Game of Thrones in 2016 alongside fellow The Force Awakens cast mate Gwendoline Christie, where he portrays the Three-Eyed Raven, Brynden Rivers.
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- Max von Sydow on Wikipedia