graduated from Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London, in 1989. He´s been very active in the performance arts in Iceland for over 30 years, as an actor and a director with the City Theatre of Reykjavík, The National Theatre and with independent companies.
He´s also appeared in several film and TV productions, represented by RVK Studios, Sagafilm, Pegasus, ZikZak Filmworks, Tenderlee Motion Pictures Company, The Icelandic Film company, RUV and Stöð 2.
Stefán was Head of Acting/Professor at Iceland Academy of the Arts from 2008-2018.
Stefan Jónsson has been nominated on numerous occasions for his work, both as an actor and as a director. He received the best director award in 2003 at the Icelandic Theatre Awards.