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Arvid Nilssen (I) (1913–1976)

Funny-faced Norwegian comic actor, mostly in supporting roles. His shy smile and a very personal attitude, made the audience burst into laughter. He was very popular in many skits and songs during the forties and fifties, often seen as a character from the streets of the city. (Oslo) His mute play together with another popular performer, Kari Diesen... See full bio »

Died:

(age 62) in Norway

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Known For

Hjelp - vi får leilighet!
Hjelp - vi får leilighet! Nysgjerrig nabo
(1965)
Nydelige nelliker
(1964)
Svendsen går videre
Svendsen går videre Christian Andersen
(1949)
Millionær for en aften
Millionær for en aften Wang-Knutsen, revyforfatter
(1960)

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 1965 Hjelp - vi får leilighet!
Nysgjerrig nabo
 1964 Nydelige nelliker
Dråpan
 1964 Daddy's Success
Admiralen
 1964 Alle tiders kupp
Politimann
 1964 Operasjon sjøsprøyt
Jåmpa, Ainas far
 1963 Elskere
Revtangen
 1962 Stompa & Co
Kjakan
 1962 Sønner av Norge kjøper bil
Ekenes, glass- og stentøyhandler
 1962 Operasjon Løvsprett
Rulleførerassistent
 1961 Sønner av Norge
Bileier
 1960 Millionær for en aften
Wang-Knutsen, revyforfatter
 1955 Lord Arthur Savile's Crime
En forbipasserende
 1955 The Summer Wind Blows
En gift mann
 1954 Aldri annet enn bråk
Andersen
 1954 Heksenetter
Ena rbeider på kirkegården
 1954 Cirkus Fandango
Snekkeren
 1950 To mistenkelige personer
Løsgjenger
 1949 Svendsen går videre
Christian Andersen
 1946 Et spøkelse forelsker seg
Admiralen
 1944 Vigdis
Anton Stubberudstuen, skogsarbeider
 1942 En herre med bart
Fixen, altmuligmann
 1941 Hansen og Hansen
Poppe
 1938 Boer Boerson Jr.
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Trivia:

Honoured with a portrait on a postage stamp in 2001.

Star Sign:

Capricorn

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