Joel Sæmundsson is an Icelandic actor. Grew up in a small Icelandic fishing village in the north east of Iceland place called Þórshöfn, population 400 people.
Joel has played various roles in Icelandic films, TV shows and theater plays such as „Makalaus“, „Pressa 2“, „Hlemmavídeo“, „City State 2“ and „Trapped by Baltasar“.
Joel’s first lead was in the feature film romantic comedy „Pity the lovers“ by the Swedish filmmaker and director Maximilian Hult. The film was in special focus high lighting Scandinavian comedy at the Gothenburg film festival.
Currently Joel is in the show „Defending the caveman“ in Iceland since fall 2017 which led him to perform the show in Las Vegas in 2018 and thereby became be the first Icelandic headliner in a Vegas show.
Joel is represented by Panorama Agency