• Ólafur Darri Ólafsson’s Summer House: Exterior

    Actor Ólafur Darri Ólafsson tells us about his scenic summer house in Iceland.   See the Image

  • Ólafur Darri Ólafsson’s Summer House: Exterior

    Remember the name Ólafur Darri. The award-winning Icelandic film star has been crossing over to U.S. film audiences, with roles in The Secret Life of Walter Mitty (remember the hilarious…   Read the Blog

  • Ólafur Darri Ólafsson’s Summer House: Exterior

    The actor, whose credits include The Secret Life of Walter Mitty and True Detective, tells us about his favorite spots in his Icelandic apartment and scenic summer home.   See the Gallery

  • Ólafur Darri Ólafsson’s Apartment: Exterior

    Ólafur’s other home is what he calls “the typical Icelandic apartment.” Pictured here is the view from the balcony. “On a clear day you can see forever,” he says.   See the Image

  • Ólafur Darri Ólafsson’s Summer House: View

    “There is a lovely view from the summer house all the way out to sea,” Ólafur says. “A lot of Icelanders have ‘summer’ houses, as they are called. It has to be said that most of them are also…   See the Image

  • Ólafur Darri Ólafsson’s Summer House: Living Room

    The small but cozy living room features a large window to showcase the home’s stunning views.   See the Image

  • Ólafur Darri Ólafsson’s Summer House: Exterior

    When he’s not acting, Ólafur Darri Ólafsson (who you may remember as the hilarious drunken pilot in The Secret Life of Walter Mitty) splits his time between his Iceland apartment and…   See the Image

  • Ólafur Darri Ólafsson’s Summer House: Dining Area

    A casual dining area opens to the home’s large wraparound deck.   See the Image

  • Ólafur Darri Ólafsson’s Summer House: Deck

    A view from the veranda. Despite its name, Ólafur says his favorite time to visit the summer house is mid-winter. “It is so cozy when you can just stay indoors, reading a book, while the…   See the Image

  • Ólafur Darri Ólafsson’s Summer House: Guesthouse

    A view of the summer home’s guesthouse and hot tub. “It’s really lovely to use it, especially in winter,” Ólafur says.   See the Image