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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
 2015/I The Runner
Deborah Pryce
 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:

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


5' 10½" (1.79 m)

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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 »


When she turned 18, she traveled to Paris to pursue her acting career. She later also worked and studied in Rome, Milan, South Africa and New York. 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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