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Connie Nielsen (I)


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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 2014 All Relative
Maren
 2014 The Good Wife (TV Series)
Ramona Lytton
- Oppo Research (2014) ... Ramona Lytton
 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 Nymphomaniac: Vol. II
Joe's Mother (credit only)
 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 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (TV Series)
Detective Dani Beck / Detective Danielle 'Dani' Beck
- Cage (2006) ... Detective Danielle 'Dani' Beck
- Uncle (2006) ... Detective Dani Beck
 2006/I The Situation
Anna Molyneux
 2005 The Great Raid
Margaret Utinsky
 2004 Brothers
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
 1984 How Did You Get In? We Didn't See You Leave
Eva (as Connie Nielson)
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Other Works:

Appeared in television adverts for Tic Tac - which were shown in the UK See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Interviews | 5 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:

[on The Hunted (2003)] I trained with the FBI in Portland and I also had many conversations with female FBI agents in Los Angeles, as well. That was again something that also came in very handy for Basic (2003), because I'd learned already how to handle a gun and how to behave just physically when you're in a situation, a threat. That was very good to know. I didn't have to do that again. See more »

Trivia:

Was in a relationship with drummer Lars Ulrich of Metallica from 2004-2012. See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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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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