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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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 2016 Le confessioni (post-production)
Claire Seth
 2016 Løvekvinnen (post-production)
Mrs Grjothornet
 2016 Stratton (post-production)
 2016 The 11th (pre-production)
Katrine Firth
 2015 Ali and Nino (post-production)
Duchess Kipiani
 2015 Unveiled (TV Movie) (post-production)
Joan McAllen
 2014 All Relative
 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 Brothers
 2003 Basic
 2000 Innocents
Megan Denright
 1998/I Soldier
 1998 Permanent Midnight
 1994 Le paradis absolument (TV Movie)
 1993 Voyage (TV Movie)
Ronnie Freeland
 1991 Vacanze di Natale '91
Brunilde / Vanessa
 1988 Colletti bianchi (TV Mini-Series)
 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 »

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4 Interviews | 5 Articles | 2 Pictorials | 2 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Alternate Names:

Connie Inge-Lise Nielsen | Connie Nielson


5' 10½" (1.79 m)

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Often when you get a really good script, and you receive the new pages, you see that the entire thing has been dumbed down. Films in the '30s and '40s, that were huge blockbusters, were very sophisticated in their language, and the ideas they brought. There were no questions about whether the audience would get it or not. Today there is a certain fear, or horror, that the audience won't ... See more »


Fluent in Danish, English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Norwegian, and Swedish. See more »

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