Best Danish female actress

by regitxe | created - 06 Jan 2013 | updated - 06 Jan 2013 | Public

1. Trine Dyrholm

Actress | Den skaldede frisør

Trine Dyrholm was born on April 15, 1972 in Odense, Denmark. She is an actress and director, known for Den skaldede frisør (2012), In a Better World (2010) and A Royal Affair (2012).

2. Paprika Steen

Actress | Applaus

In Okay (2002), director and actress Paprika Steen shows off her multi- faceted acting talent as the loud-mouth control-freak Nete. It is Paprika Steen's first major part for which she has already been nominated for The Best Actress Award from the European Film Academy. The actress has won the ...

3. Iben Hjejle

Actress | High Fidelity

Iben Hjejle was born on March 22, 1971 in Copenhagen, Denmark. She is an actress, known for High Fidelity (2000), Defiance (2008) and Mifunes sidste sang (1999). She was previously married to Emil de Waal.

4. Charlotte Munck

Actress | Headhunter

Charlotte Munck was born on December 2, 1969 in Århus, Denmark. She is an actress and writer, known for Headhunter (2009), Meeres Stille (2013) and En kort en lang (2001).

5. Stine Stengade

Actress | Flammen & Citronen

Stine Stengade was born on June 1, 1972 in Copenhagen, Denmark. She is an actress, known for Flame & Citron (2008), Kira's Reason: A Love Story (2001) and Prag (2006).

6. Mira Wanting

Actress | L'auberge espagnole

Mira Wanting was born on April 19, 1978 in Denmark as Mira Herfort Wanting. She was an actress, known for L'auberge espagnole (2002), Kærlighed ved første hik (1999) and Anja og Viktor - brændende kærlighed (2007). She died on December 22, 2012 in Copenhagen, Denmark.

7. Ghita Nørby

Actress | Hamsun

Ghita Nørby was born on January 11, 1935 in Copenhagen, Denmark. She is an actress, known for Hamsun (1996), Freud flyttar hemifrån... (1991) and Det som ingen ved (2008). She was previously married to Svend Skipper, Jørgen Reenberg, Dario Campeotto, Henrik Rosing Wiehe and Mogens ...

8. Sidse Babett Knudsen

Actress | Borgen

Sidse Babett Knudsen was born on November 22, 1968 in Copenhagen, Denmark. She is an actress, known for Borgen (2010), Westworld (2016) and Inferno (2016).

9. Neel Rønholt

Actress | Dig og mig

Neel Rønholt was born on September 17, 1984 in Copenhagen, Denmark. She is an actress and writer, known for Dig og mig (2008), Efter brylluppet (2006) and A Viking Saga: Son of Thor (2008).

10. Mia Lyhne

Actress | Klovn: The Movie

Mia Lyhne was born on July 6, 1971 in Copenhagen, Denmark. She is an actress, known for Klown (2010), Direktøren for det hele (2006) and Klovn (2005).

11. Linda Pedersen

Actress | Winnie og Karina - The Movie

Linda Pedersen was born on July 15, 1984 in Denmark. She is an actress and writer, known for Winnie og Karina - The Movie (2009), Sorte kugler (2009) and Skråplan (2009).

12. Stephanie Leon

Actress | Bagland

Stephanie Leon was born on October 15, 1985 in Copenhagen, Denmark as Stephanie León. She is an actress, known for Bagland (2003), Se min kjole (2009) and Ud af mørket (2012).

13. Laura Christensen

Actress | Dig og mig

Laura Christensen was born on January 26, 1984 in Copenhagen, Denmark as Laura Elisabeth Christensen. She is an actress and writer, known for Dig og mig (2008), Kandidaten (2008) and Midsommer (2003). She has been married to Thomas Levin since August 25, 2007.

14. Julie R. Ølgaard

Actress | Hodejegerne

Julie R. Ølgaard was born on September 29, 1981 as Julie Rosenstand Ølgaard. She is an actress and writer, known for Hodejegerne (2011), Dig og mig (2008) and Efter brylluppet (2006).

15. Bodil Jørgensen

Actress | Idioterne

Bodil Jørgensen was born on March 3, 1961 in Vejle, Denmark. She is an actress, known for Idioterne (1998), Smukke mennesker (2010) and De grønne slagtere (2003). She has been married to Morten Søborg since November 18, 2005. They have one child. She was previously married to Henrik Sartou.

16. Sofie Lassen-Kahlke

Actress | Kærlighed ved første hik

Sofie Katrine Lassen-Kahlke was born on July 18 1979 in Denmark, and was discovered by producer Regner Grasten. She attended an acting academy in Hollywood in 1998 along with Robert Hansen, and made her debut as Anne in Vildbassen (1994). Her big break came as Kaffe-Hanne in the TV series Brø...

17. Sonja Richter

Actress | The Homesman

Sonja Richter was born on January 4, 1974 in Esbjerg, Denmark. She is an actress, known for The Homesman (2014), Cecilie (2007) and Department Q: The Keeper of Lost Causes (2013).

18. Sofie Gråbøl

Actress | Forbrydelsen

Sofie Gråbøl was born on July 30, 1968 in Denmark as Anne Sofie Gråbøl. She is an actress, known for Forbrydelsen (2007), Blinkende lygter (2000) and Nikolaj og Julie (2002). She was previously married to Jacob Thuesen.