Shanti Grau Roney (born 24 November 1970) is a Swedish actor. While his film credits include nearly twenty movies, most of these have been limited to a domestic or Scandinavian release. One notable exception is Lukas Moodysson's film Together (2000) which gathered acclaim at film festivals worldwide.

Shanti Roney
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Shanti Roney at 2009 KVIFF.
Born
Shanti Grau Roney

(1970-11-24) 24 November 1970 (age 49)
NationalitySwedish
OccupationActor
Years active1996–present
RelativesMarimba (sister)
Nunu

In television, he had a prominent role in the popular series Tusenbröder while also featuring in the Danish series The Eagle which won an International Emmy Award in 2005. In 2011, Roney had a leading role in Crime Drama Arne Dahl.

Shanti Roney is brother to Nunu and Marimba Roney.

FilmographyEdit

  • Quicksand (2019)
  • Pojken med guldbyxorna (2014) as Torkel
  • Nymphomaniac (2013)
  • Arne Dahl (2011) as Paul Hjelm (10 episodes)
  • Vagn (2009) as Engberg
  • Metropia as (voice) Karl
  • Applause (2009) as Tom
  • Flickan (2009)
    • a.k.a. The Girl (Europe: English title: festival title)
  • Julia (2009) as Bruno
  • Wallander as Ralf (1 episode, 2009)
    • - Tjuven (2009) TV episode .... Ralf
  • Häxdansen (2008) TV mini-series .... Peter Brandt
  • Der Kommissar und das Meer as Per Bovide (1 episode, 2008)
    • - Sommerzeit (2008) TV episode .... Per Bovide
  • En mand kommer hjem (2007) .... The cook
    • a.k.a. A Man Comes Home (International: English title)
    • a.k.a. En man kommer hem (Sweden)
    • a.k.a. When a Man Comes Home (USA)
  • Desmond & Träskpatraskfällan (2006) (voice)
    • a.k.a. Desmond & The Swamp Barbarian Trap (International: English title)
  • Smagsdommerne as Løvborg (1 episode, 2006)
    • - Episode #3.8 (2006) TV episode .... Løvborg
  • Vakuum (2006) .... The man
  • Ørnen: En krimi-odyssé as Benjamin Stern (3 episodes, 2005)
    • a.k.a. "Ørnen" (Denmark: short title)
    • a.k.a. "The Eagle" (International: English title)
    • - Kodenavn: Erinye - Del 11 (2005) TV episode
    • - Kodenavn: Kronos - Del 10 (2005) TV episode
    • - Kodenavn: Kronos - Del 9 (2005) TV episode
  • Bang Bang Orangutang (2005) as Martin
  • Desmonds trashade äppelträd (2004) (voice) as Desmond
    • a.k.a. Desmond's Trashed Apple Tree (International: English title)
  • Hotet (2004) as Lasse Brunell
    • a.k.a. The Threat (International: English title)
    • a.k.a. Uhka (Finland)
  • Kommer du med mig då (2003) as Theodor Marklund
    • a.k.a. Kehystetty rakkaus (Finland)
    • a.k.a. Make Believe (International: English title)
  • Norrmalmstorg (2003) (TV) .... Clark Olofsson
  • Talismanen (2003) TV mini-series .... Viktor
  • Freddies och Leos äventyr (2003) (TV) .... Berättare
    • a.k.a. The Adventures of Freddie and Leo (International: English title)
  • Tusenbröder as Niklas (5 episodes, 2002)
    • a.k.a. "Tusenbröder II" (Sweden: second season title)
    • a.k.a. "Tusenbröder III" (Sweden: third season title)
    • - Tusenbröder - Del 5 (2002) TV episode
    • - Tusenbröder - Del 4 (2002) TV episode
    • - Tusenbröder - Del 3 (2002) TV episode
    • - Tusenbröder - Del 2 (2002) TV episode
    • - Tusenbröder - Del 1 (2002) TV episode
  • Kaspar i Nudådalen as the Narrator (24 episodes, 2001)
    • - Episode #1.24 (2001) TV episode (voice)
    • - Episode #1.23 (2001) TV episode (voice)
    • - Episode #1.22 (2001) TV episode (voice)
    • - Episode #1.21 (2001) TV episode (voice)
    • - Episode #1.20 (2001) TV episode (voice) (19 more)
  • Syndare i sommarsol (2001) as Alf
  • Øyenstikker (2001) as Mann i leilighet
    • a.k.a. Dragonflies (UK)
    • a.k.a. Dragonfly (International: English title)
  • Beck – Hämndens pris as Dag Sjöberg (1 episode, 2001)
  • Så vit som en snö (2001) as Lars Andersson
    • a.k.a. As White as in Snow (International: English title)
    • a.k.a. Så hvid som sne (Denmark)
  • Hans och hennes (2001) as Clarence
    • a.k.a. His and Hers (literal English title)
    • a.k.a. Making Babies (International: English title)
  • En fot i graven (2001) TV mini-series
  • Skuggpojkarna (2001) (TV) as Per
  • Tillsammans (2000) as Klas
    • a.k.a. Together (International: English title) (Italy)
    • a.k.a. Tillsammans (Denmark)
  • Födelsedagen (2000) .... Peter
    • a.k.a. The Birthday (International: English title)
  • Ett litet rött paket as Jesper Olsén (1 episode, 1999)
    • - Drömmen om Elin (1999) TV episode
  • Clinch (1999) as Ralle
  • Vägen ut (1999) as Glenn
    • a.k.a. Breaking Out (International: English title)
  • Personkrets 3:1 (1998) (TV) as Micke
  • S:t Mikael as Nilsson (1 episode, 1998)
    • - Episode #1.5 (1998) TV episode
  • Hammarkullen (1997) TV mini-series as Josef, Frank's son
    • a.k.a. "Vi ses i Kaliningrad!" (Sweden)
  • Harry och Sonja (1996) as Jonathan

TriviaEdit

Roney played the role of Clark Olofsson in a 2003 TV movie about the 1973 Norrmalmstorg robbery, which coined the phrase "Stockholm syndrome".

ReferencesEdit

  • "Shanti Roney" (in Swedish). Swedish Film Institute. Retrieved 2010-01-31.

External linksEdit