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Axel Strøbye (1928–2005)

Strøbye was most famous for his comedy roles, as the confused uncle in Min søsters børn (My sisters Children) and the hustler Gyldenkål in Familien Gyldenkål (The Goldcabbage Family). But his biggest role and success was in Matador the TV series a lawyer Skjold Hansen, he started his acting career and education as an actor at Det Kongelige Teater (... See full bio »

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(age 77) in Copenhagen, Denmark

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 2000 Prop and Berta
Borgmester Frandsen (voice)
 1998 H.C. Andersen's The Long Shadow
Teaterdirektøren (voice)
 1997 Den hemmelige tunnel (TV Series)
Mortensens chef
- 1. december (1997) ... Mortensens chef (voice)
 1994 Frække Frida og de frygtløse spioner
Fridas morfar Carl
 1993 The Jungle Creature: Hugo (voice)
 1992 Skibet i skilteskoven (TV Series)
Viggo Velva
- Glædelig jul (1992) ... Viggo Velva
- Skilte-huset (1992) ... Viggo Velva
- Villa Julia (1992) ... Viggo Velva
- Duften af penge (1992) ... Viggo Velva
- Roger over (1992) ... Viggo Velva
 1991 Høfeber
Overlæge
 1990 Camping
Kraftværkschef Viborg
 1988-1989 Station 13 (TV Series)
Simonsen
- Episode #1.8 (1989) ... Simonsen
- Episode #1.5 (1988) ... Simonsen
- Episode #1.4 (1988) ... Simonsen
 1988 The Girl in a Swing
Jarl Borgen
 1987 Pelle the Conqueror
Kongstrup
 1987 The Fight for the Red Cow
Landsretssagføreren
 1987 Babette's Feast
The Coach
 1987 Sidste akt
Harry
 1985 Den kroniske uskyld
Rektor
 1984 Rainfox
Kødgrosserer Brander
 1984 Anthonsen (TV Series)
Fredlund
- Den døde mand (1984) ... Fredlund
- Den store sag (1984) ... Fredlund
 1983 Topsy Turvy
Kontorchef Simonsen
 1983 Otto Is a Rhino
Mr. Lejon
 1982 Kidnapning
De Mille
 1982 Maj (TV Movie)
Hilmer
 1981 Jeppe på bjerget
Ridefogeden
 1979 Rend mig i traditionerne
Dr. Schmidt
 1973-1977 Huset på Christianshavn (TV Series)
Theodor / Lorentzen, Advokat / Holger, Grafolog Lærer
- Skifter og lytter (1977) ... Theodor
- Varanens tarv (1974) ... Lorentzen, Advokat
- Hva' synes De om skriften? (1973) ... Holger, Grafolog Lærer
 1977 Havoc
Kryger
 1976 Ghost Train
Chauffør Heinz-Otto von Münsterland
 1976 It All Adds Up
Direktør Karmann
 1976 Flaming Fire Chief
Brand-Børge
 1974 Det lykkelige skibbrud (TV Movie)
Henrik
 1974 The Last Exploits of the Olsen Gang
Kriminalassistent Jensen
 1974 Me, Too, in the Mafia
Olfert
 1973 The Torndal Cousins
Frands
 1973 Apollon fra Bellac (TV Movie)
Direktøren
 1972 Bedside Highway
Hr. Bosserup
 1972 Nu kan det snart være nok (TV Movie)
Poulsen
 1972 Danish Bed and Board
Hr. Bosted
 1972 1001 Danish Delights
Baron Joachim von Hasteen
 1971 Tjærehandleren
Distriktslæge Verner Vestad
 1971 Erotik (TV Movie)
Snild
 1971 Den fine mand (TV Movie)
Fægtemesteren
 1970 Bedroom Mazurka
Otto Bostedt
 1970 Arseniktimen (TV Short)
Ole Janter
 1969 A Whiff of Sunshine
Poul Otto Madsen (as Aksel Strøbye)
 1969 I'll Take Happiness
Hr. Steffensen
 1969 Me and You
Henning Jensen
 1967 Elsk... din næste!
Hotelejeren
 1967 Min kones ferie
Allan Thorsen
 1966 Nu stiger den
Just
 1966 I, a Lover
Ole Schmidt
 1966 Dyden går amok
Højesteretssagfører Niels Åge Piltøft
 1965 Hold da helt ferie
Søren Justesen
 1965 Een pige og 39 sømænd
Kaptajn Barker
 1965 Mor bag rattet
Racer Robert
 1965 It's Nifty in the Navy
Telegrafist
 1964 Gertrud
Axel Nygen
 1964 Premiere i helvede
Filmproducent Richard
 1964 Tine
Forpagter Sten
 1964 School for Suicide
Professor / Bilsælger
 1963 Sekstet
Robert, Elaines man
 1963 Syd for Tana River
Derek
 1963 Bussen
Lars
 1963 A Day Without Lies
Direktør Jantzen
 1963 En af dagene (TV Movie)
Carl
 1963 The Girl and the Press Photographer
Advokat Aksel Gormsen
 1962 Valg
 1962 Oskar
Egon Larsen, massør
 1962 Det stod i avisen
Peter
 1962 Midsommerdrøm i fattighuset (TV Movie)
Lamme Frederik
 1962 Crazy Paradise
Hjalmar
 1962 Duellen
Basse
 1961 Den grønne elevator
Hother Holk
 1960 Den sidste vinter
Erik Sørensen
 1960 Faith, Hope and Witchcraft
Vred mand
 1960 Telefonen ringer (Short)
 1959 Vintersolhverv (TV Movie)
Skyggen
 1959 The Poet and the Little Mother
Landmåleren
 1958 Pigen og vandpytten
Journalist
 1958 Styrmand Karlsen
Sømand
 1957 Be Dear to Me
 1956 Kristiane af Marstal
Svendsen
 1954 Vores lille by
Plakatopsætter
 1954 Far til fire i sneen
Portier (uncredited)
 1954 I kongens klæ'r
Sergent Thorvald Rønne
 1954 Jan går til filmen
Regissør
 1953 Det gælder livet
Mekaniker
 1953 Fløjtespilleren
Klarinetspiller
 1951 Nålen
Indbrudstyv
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Alternate Names:

Aksel Strøbye
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He and Lone Hertz had two children: Thomas Strøbye (born 1966) and Michäela Strøbye (born 1968). See more »

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