Nine Icelandic actors in British television series.
Út í óvissuna, based on the novel (Running Blind) by Desmond Bagley, will be shown on Icelandic television later this month. The series is in three parts, and as some will remember it was mostly filmed in the country as the story is set here.
In addition to the British actors there are numerous Icelandic actors involved, but the biggest role played by an Icelander in the film is in the hands Ragnheiður Steindórsdóttir. It’s a leading role in the film. Other local actors include Harald Haraldsson, Árni Íbsen, Steindór Hjörleifsson, Jón Sigurbjörnsson, Flossi Ólafsson, Jónina Sverrisdóttir, Lilja Þórisdóttir and Jónína Scott.
Image title: Actress Ragnheiður Steindórsdóttir and British actor Stuart Wilson, have the biggest roles in the series Út í óvissuna (Running Blind), which will be broadcast on Icelandic television next week, 23rd January.
1. Morgunblaðið (1980). ‘Níu íslenskir leikarar í breskum sjónvarpsþætti’ (13th January 1980 p. 39) © mbl.is / Árvakur hf.