1976

Sesame Street was first shown in Sweden in 1976 under the name Sesam. Twenty six of the American episodes were dubbed.

In 1981, Sweden started their own full co-production using the name Svenska Sesam.

A new batch of Open Sesame episodes were dubbed and shown on Sveriges Television from 1996 to 1998, under the same name, including newer characters such as Elmo.

Sesam (1976)

Character Translations and Voices

English Character Name Swedish Character Name Swedish Voice Actor
Kermit the Frog Grodan Kermit Lars Amble
Cookie Monster Kakmonstret Ernst G√ľnther
Lefty the Salesman Skojaren Tor Isedal
Herry Monster Stormonstret Ingvar Kjellson
Mr. Johnson Restauranggästen
Roosevelt Franklin Per Myrberg
Grover Grover G√∂sta Pr√ľzelius
Ernie Ernie Björn Gustafson
Bert Bert Carl Billquist
Roosevelt Franklin's Mother Mamma i Roosevelt Franklin Agneta Olsson

Additional Voice Actors

Additional credits

  • Per-Arne Ehlin: Dubbing director and producer

Sesam (1996-1998)

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Character Translations and Voices

English Character Name Swedish Character Name Swedish Voice Actor
Bert Bert Steve Kratz
Ernie Ernie Magnus Ehrner
Grover Grover G√∂sta Pr√ľzelius
Cookie Monster Kakmonstret Ernst G√ľnther

Additional Voice Actors

  • Liza √Ėhman
  • Cecilia Schi√∂ld
  • Louise Raeder
  • Basia Frydman
  • Rolf Skoglund
  • Frej Lindqvist
  • Lars Risberg
  • Lasse Westmann
  • Lotta Vig
  • B√∂rs Anders √Ėhman
  • Erika Essen-M√∂ller


Additional credits

  • Per-Arne Ehlin: Dubbing director, producer and translator
  • Liza √Ėhman: Musical director

See also

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