DIRECTOR – PRODUCER – WRITER
Baltasar Kormákur is an actor, producer and director whose work spans theater, movies and television. Born in Reykjavik, Iceland, he graduated as an actor from Iceland’s National Academy of Fine Arts in 1990. He was immediately signed on by the National Theatre of Iceland, where he worked as one of the leading young performing artists until 1997. Nowadays he is more known for his directorial work which has resulted in box office hits like Contraband, 2 Guns and Everest.