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Holger-Madsen (1878–1943)

Holger-Madsen made his acting debut on the stage in 1896. He was a touring actor until 1905. Played at Casino 1905-12 an Dagmarteatret 1912-14. He never quite abandoned the stage and would return between film jobs. Acting debut on film in 1908. In 1912 he wrote, directed and starred in "Kun en Tigger" which provided him with a contract with ... See full bio »

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(age 65)

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Det unge Blod
Det unge Blod Director
(1916)
Børnenes Synd
Børnenes Synd Director
(1917)
Manden uden Smil
Manden uden Smil Director
(1917)
Krigens Fjende
Krigens Fjende Director
(1917)

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 1928 Freiwild
 1926 Spitzen
 1919 Den Æreløse
 1919 Mod lyset
 1919 Hendes Helt
 1918 Folkets ven
 1918 Krig og Kærlighed (Short)
 1918 Lykken
 1918 Lydia
 1918 Retten sejrer
 1917 Hittebarnet (Short)
 1917 Nattevandreren (Short)
 1917 Fange no. 113
 1917 Pax æterna
 1916 Guldets gift
 1916 Sjæletyven (Short)
 1916 Spiritisten
 1916 Det unge Blod
 1915 500 Kroner inden Lørdag (Short)
 1915 Cigaretpigen
 1915 Et huskors
 1915 Barnets magt (Short)
 1915 Trold kan tæmmes (Short)
 1915 Et Haremsæventyr (Short)
 1914 Endelig alene (Short)
 1914 Min Ven Levy (Short)
 1914 Et vanskeligt Valg (Short)
 1914 Husassistenten (Short)
 1914 Elskovsleg
 1913 During the Plague (Short)
 1913/I In the Bonds of Passion (Short)
 1913 The Usurer's Son (Short)
 1912 Kun en tigger
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Alternate Names:

Forest Holger-Madsen
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The 10s marked the height of the Danish film production and Denmark belonged to the stronghold of the international film industry. Holger-Madsen as well took part again in numerous movies in those years. See more »

Nickname:

Holger Bindestreg

Star Sign:

Aries

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