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Danish beauty Connie Nielsen consistently lights up the screen with an eclectic bevy of film roles. She was born in Frederikshavn, Denmark, to a mother who worked as an insurance clerk, and a father, Bent Nielsen, who was a bus driver. Nielsen began her acting career working alongside her mother on the local revue and variety scene. At 18, she ... See full bio »

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Known For

Gladiator
Gladiator Lucilla
(2000)
One Hour Photo
One Hour Photo Nina Yorkin
(2002)
The Devil's Advocate
The Devil's Advocate Christabella Andreoli
(1997)
Basic
Basic Osborne
(2003)

Filmography

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 2017 The 11th (pre-production)
Katrine Firth
 2016 Stratton (completed)
Sumner
 2016 Løvekvinnen
Mrs Grjothornet
 2016 Le confessioni
Claire Seth
 2016 Ali and Nino
Duchess Kipiani
 2015/I The Runner
Deborah Pryce
 2015 Unveiled (TV Movie)
Joan McAllen
 2014 All Relative
Maren
 2014 The Following (TV Series)
Lily Gray
- The Reaping (2014) ... Lily Gray
- Betrayal (2014) ... Lily Gray
- Freedom (2014) ... Lily Gray
- Teacher's Pet (2014) ... Lily Gray (credit only)
- Unmasked (2014) ... Lily Gray (credit only)
 2014 Return to Zero
Dr. Claire Holden
 2013 The Galapagos Affair: Satan Came to Eden (Documentary)
Baroness Von Wagner (voice)
 2011-2012 Boss (TV Series)
Meredith Kane
- True Enough (2012) ... Meredith Kane
- Clinch (2012) ... Meredith Kane
- Consequence (2012) ... Meredith Kane (credit only)
- Backflash (2012) ... Meredith Kane
 2012 Hemingway & Gellhorn (TV Movie)
Tall Blonde Woman (uncredited)
 2008 Danny Fricke (TV Movie)
Danny Fricke
 2006/I The Situation
Anna Molyneux
 2005 The Great Raid
Margaret Utinsky
 2004 Brødre
Sarah
 2003 Basic
Osborne
 2000 Innocents
Megan Denright
 1998/I Soldier
Sandra
 1998 Permanent Midnight
Dagmar
 1994 Le paradis absolument (TV Movie)
Sarah
 1993 Voyage (TV Movie)
Ronnie Freeland
 1991 Vacanze di Natale '91
Brunilde / Vanessa
 1988 Colletti bianchi (TV Mini-Series)
Marilù
- Scene da un patrimonio (1988) ... Marilù
- Prima di tutto la salute (1988) ... Marilù
- Missione carezza (1988) ... Marilù
- Il giorno del giudizio (1988) ... Marilù
- La casa a tre (1988) ... Marilù
 1984 How Did You Get In? We Didn't See You Leave
Eva (as Connie Nielson)
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Other Works:

TV commercial for Neutrogena See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Interviews | 6 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Connie Inge-Lise Nielsen | Connie Nielson

Height:

5' 10½" (1.79 m)
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Personal Quote:

I'm definitely more attracted to chaos than to order. The point is, I find the female roles out there very cliché. If we are limited to being only lovers or mothers, we are limiting ourselves. See more »

Trivia:

Son: Bryce Thadeus Ulrich-Nielsen, born May 21, 2007. Father is Metallica drummer Lars Ulrich. See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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i think she looks like .... kelsi0789
cosmetic surgery? Jameskinglover
Connie Nielsen and Lars Ulrich togheter.... kitrx
doesn't she lok like Saffron Burrows of Troy(2004)? alaricxyz
Has she done anything decent recently ? dean-griffiths
I think she looks like Lena Heady in 300 hoobastank8
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