Carl Johan Loa Falkman
The opera singer and actor Carl Johan Loa Falkman is one of Sweden’s most beloved artists. With authority and congeniality he lends himself to the stage of opera, musical theatre, cinema and lyrical theatre alike. Since his international breakthrough as Escamillo in Peter Brooks’ legendary production of Carmen, he established himself not only as the hottest of commodities on the Swedish as well as the international stages, but also received the city of Paris’ medal of Silver for his efforts.
2002 Carl Johan Falkman was awarded the Litteris et Artibus by H. M. the King of Sweden, and the following year he was appointed court singer. Mr. Falkman has also received Guldbaggen for his acting in Pensionat Oskar, and been awarded Guldmasken twice.