Swanbeck - Profile
Name: Swanbeck
Status: Alive
Role: Ally
Nationality: Flag of the United States American
Affiliation: Impossible Mission Force
United States Army (formerly)
Profession: Head of the IMF
Rank: Commander
Played by: Anthony Hopkins
First appearance: Mission: Impossible II
Last appearance: Mission: Impossible II

Swanbeck is the head of the IMF who relayed the mission to Ethan Hunt and appeared in 2000 film Mission: Impossible II.

Mission: Impossible IIEdit

Swanbeck was the one who brought Hunt out of his vacation as he gave the mission briefing details in a modified sunglasses before Hunt chose to accept it.

After Hunt recruited a British professional thief, Nyah Nordoff-Hall, he went to the IMF safe house in Seville, Spain to meet Swanbeck and receive his field assignment. Then, Hunt was instructed by Swanbeck to recover a stolen item (revealed to be a deadly synthetic virus), Chimera, and bring the sample to the IMF, which he did in the end of the film.

Behind the ScenesEdit

Swanbeck is portrayed by non-credited Welsh actor Anthony Hopkins.