Born in Stockholm, Johan is the father of two kids. He is a former DJ and theatre director. He just bought a Citroen Berlingo together with his wife. She is a interior designer. Johan likes long Friday lunches and playing soccer late nights with his friends. He tries to run a marathon every second year but usually fails. Johan founded Folke film in 2008 together with his fishing buddies Tobias Bergman and Filip Nilsson. From 2018 Johan is a freelance film director and photographer.