Håkan Serner

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Håkan Serner
Serner at left, in 1965
John Gunnar Håkan Serner

(1933-09-01)1 September 1933
Malmö, Sweden
Died25 October 1984(1984-10-25) (aged 51)
Stockholm, Sweden
Cause of deathSuicide
Years active1953–1984
Spouse(s)Annette Bøgelund
(m. 19691984)

John Gunnar Håkan Serner (1 September 1933 in Malmö – 25 October 1984 in Stockholm) was a Swedish actor.



He was nephew to Frank Heller, and stepfather to Malin Gjörup.


In 1977 Serner received the award for Best Actor at the 13th Guldbagge Awards for his roles in the films The Man on the Roof (1976) and Bang! (1977). [1]


Serner committed suicide by hanging himself on 25 October 1984, aged 51.

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  1. "Mannen på taket (1976)". Swedish Film Institute. 7 March 2014. Archived from the original on 11 March 2014.
Awards and achievements
Preceded by
Toivo Pawlo
Guldbagge Awards for Best Actor in a Leading Role
Succeeded by
Anders Lönnbro