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Peter Aalbæk Jensen

Peter Aalbæk Jensen was born on April 8, 1956 in Denmark. He is a producer and actor, known for Breaking the Waves (1996), Melancholia (2011) and Fasandræberne (2014). He has been married to Lise Palm since September 17, 1983. See full bio »


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Known For

Breaking the Waves
Melancholia Producer
Fasandræberne Producer
Perfect Sense
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  Études (Short) (executive producer) (announced)
 2018 The House That Jack Built (executive producer)
 2017/I Darling (producer)
 2017 Rejsen (Short) (producer)
 2017 Du forsvinder (executive producer)
 2016 Løvekvinnen (executive producer)
 2016 Der kommer en dag (producer)
 2015 Testamentet: Tage Skou-Hansen (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2014/I The 11th Hour (executive producer)
 2014 Fasandræberne (producer)
 2014 Les nenes no haurien de jugar al futbol (TV Movie) (executive producer: Zentropa)
 2014 The Salvation (executive producer)
 2014 Kraftidioten (co-producer)
 2014 Lev stærkt (executive producer)
 2013 Nymphomaniac: Vol. I (executive producer)
 2013 Nymphomaniac: Vol. II (executive producer) / (producer)
 2013 Minesh (Short) (producer)
 2013 Miraklet (executive producer)
 2013 Tasting Menu (executive producer)
 2013 The Weight of Elephants (executive producer)
 2012 Volar (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2012 Den skaldede frisør (executive producer)
 2012/I Into the White (producer)
 2012 A Royal Affair (executive producer)
 2011 Vlogger (executive producer)
 2011 ID:A (executive producer)
 2011 The Ambassador (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2011 Happy End (executive producer)
 2011 Elles (co-producer)
 2011 Magi i luften (executive producer)
 2011 Melancholia (executive producer)
 2011 Frit fald (executive producer)
 2011 Perfect Sense (executive producer - as Peter Allbæk Jensen)
 2010 Limboland (executive producer)
 2010 Mor byttes (TV Movie) (executive producer)
 2010 Alakrana (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 2 episodes)
- Episode #1.2 (2010) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.1 (2010) ... (executive producer)
 2010 Sandheden om mænd (executive producer)
 2010 In a Better World (executive producer)
 2010 Dimension 1991-2024 (Video short) (producer)
 2010 Sky (Short) (executive producer)
 2010 Kvinden der drømte om en mand (executive producer)
 2009-2010 Blekingegade (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 5 episodes)
- Episode #1.5 (2010) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.4 (2009) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.3 (2009) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.2 (2009) ... (executive producer)
- Episode #1.1 (2009) ... (executive producer)
 2009 Kärlekens krigare (executive producer)
 2009 Love and Rage (executive producer)
 2009 Antichrist (executive producer)
 2009 Det røde kapel (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2009 Aqualorius! (Short) (executive producer)
 2009 Original (executive producer)
 2009/I Storm (co-executive producer)
 2009 Mammoth (co-producer)
 2008 Lille soldat (executive producer)
 2008 Through a Glass, Darkly (co-executive producer)
 2008 En enkelt til Korsør (executive producer)
 2008 Dig og mig (executive producer)
 2008 My Black Little Heart (executive producer)
 2008 Dansen (executive producer)
 2008 Himlens hjärta (executive producer)
 2008 Gå med fred Jamil - Ma salama Jamil (executive producer)
 2008 Remix (executive producer)
 2007/I Leo (co-producer)
 2007 Ekko (executive producer)
 2007 De unge år: Erik Nietzsche sagaen del 1 (executive producer)
 2007 Den lille fiskerinde (Short) (executive producer)
 2007 At Night (Short) (executive producer)
 2007 De fortabte sjæles ø (executive producer)
 2007 Fishy (co-producer)
 2007 Hvordan vi slipper af med de andre (executive producer)
 2006 Direktøren for det hele (executive producer)
 2006 Farväl Falkenberg (co-producer)
 2006 Råzone (executive producer)
 2006 When Children Play in the Sky (producer)
 2006/I Princess (executive producer)
 2006 After the Wedding (executive producer)
 2006 Drømmen (executive producer)
 2006 1:1 (executive producer)
 2005 All About Anna (Video) (co-executive producer)
 2005 The Take-Away Bride (executive producer)
 2005 Bang Bang Orangutang (co-producer)
 2005 Drabet (executive producer)
 2005 Dommeren (executive producer)
 2005 Bag det stille ydre (executive producer)
 2005 Manderlay (executive producer)
 2005 Af banen (executive producer)
 2005 Naboer (co-executive producer)
 2005 Dear Wendy (executive producer)
 2005 Krama mig (co-producer)
 2004 Rød mand stå (Short) (executive producer)
 2004 Levende mirakler (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2004 Masjävlar (co-producer)
 2004 Strings (executive producer)
 2004 A Hole in My Heart (co-producer)
 2004 Brødre (producer)
 2004 Dag och natt (executive producer)
 2004 South (co-producer)
 2004 Forbrydelser (executive producer)
 2003 Rocket Brothers (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2003 Regel nr. 1 (executive producer)
 2003 2 ryk og en aflevering (executive producer)
 2003 Sea of Silence (producer: Denmark)
 2003 De fem benspænd (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2003 Dogville Confessions (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2003 Zafir (executive producer)
 2003 Dogville (executive producer)
 2003 Skagerrak (executive producer)
 2003 Arven (executive producer)
 2003 Nu (Short) (executive producer)
 2003 It's All About Love (executive producer)
 2002 Anolit (Short) (co-executive producer)
 2002 Wilbur Wants to Kill Himself (executive producer)
 2002 Kald mig bare Aksel (executive producer)
 2002 Agent Sinikael (co-producer)
 2002 Lilya 4-Ever (co-producer)
 2002 Open Hearts (executive producer)
 2002 Omfavn mig måne (executive producer)
 2002 Charlie Butterfly (executive producer)
 2002 One Hell of a Christmas (executive producer)
 2002 The Last Great Wilderness (executive producer)
 2002 Flash of a Dream (Documentary) (executive producer)
 2002 Små ulykker (executive producer)
 2002 Klatretøsen (co-producer)
 2001 Amerikana (producer)
 2001 Leva livet (co-producer)
 2001 Fukssvansen (executive producer)
 2001 Syndare i sommarsol (executive producer)
 2001 At klappe med een hånd (executive producer)
 2001 Kat (executive producer)
 2001 Et rigtigt menneske (executive producer)
 2001 Don's Plum (executive producer)
 2000 Ikíngut (co-producer)
 2000 Italiensk for begyndere (executive producer)
 2000 Prop og Berta (executive producer)
 2000 Bænken (executive producer)
 2000 Tillsammans (co-producer)
 2000 Ved verdens ende (executive producer)
 2000 Dancer in the Dark (executive producer)
 2000 Fruen på Hamre (executive producer)
 2000 The King Is Alive (executive producer)
 2000 HotMen CoolBoyz (Video) (executive producer)
 1999-2000 Morten Korch - Ved stillebækken (TV Series) (executive producer - 24 episodes)
- Brudte løfter (2000) ... (executive producer)
- Fruen på Ringgården (2000) ... (executive producer)
- Med Tvivl i Sindet (2000) ... (executive producer)
- De bedste hensigter (2000) ... (executive producer)
- Det fejreste træ (2000) ... (executive producer)
 2000 Fíaskó (co-producer)
 2000 Den bästa sommaren (co-producer)
 2000 På fremmed mark (executive producer)
 2000 Pelon maantiede (co-producer)
 1999 Pink Prison (Video) (executive producer)
 1999 Kass kukub käppadele (co-producer)
 1999 Besat (executive producer)
 1998 Constance (Video) (executive producer)
 1998 Love Fools (co-producer)
 1998 Show Me Love (co-producer)
 1998 I Wonder Who's Kissing You Now (producer)
 1998 Den blå munk (executive producer)
 1998 Idioterne (executive producer)
 1998 Vildspor (producer)
 1998 Lucky People Center International (Documentary) (co-producer)
 1998 Motello (executive producer)
 1998 Glasblåsarns barn (co-producer)
 1998 H.C. Andersen og den skæve skygge (executive producer)
 1997 Mørkets øy (associate producer)
 1997 Gaston's War (co-executive producer)
 1997 Sekten (producer)
 1997 Stjerner uden hjerner (executive producer)
 1997 Mendel (co-producer)
 1997 Den sidste viking (producer)
 1996 Skyernes skygge rammer mig (Short) (executive producer)
 1996 Djöflaeyjan (producer)
 1996 The Biggest Heroes (producer)
 1996 Pusher (executive producer)
 1996 Den attende (executive producer)
 1996 Breaking the Waves (producer)
 1996 Portland (producer)
 1996 Anton (executive producer)
 1996 Harry och Sonja (co-producer)
 1995 A Comédia de Deus (executive producer)
 1995 Menneskedyret (co-producer)
 1995 Pan (co-producer)
 1995 Elsker elsker ikke... (executive producer)
 1995 Cold Fever (executive producer)
 1995 Carmen & Babyface (producer)
  Riget (TV Mini-Series) (executive producer - 3 episodes, 1994) (external producer - 1 episode, 1994)
- De levende døde (1994) ... (executive producer)
- Et fremmed legeme (1994) ... (executive producer)
- Alliancen kalder (1994) ... (executive producer)
- Den hvide flok (1994) ... (external producer)
 1994 Bíódagar (producer)
 1994 Drømspel (producer)
 1993 Det bli'r i familien (producer)
 1993 Smukke dreng (producer)
 1992 Russian Pizza Blues (executive producer)
 1991 De nøgne træer (producer)
 1991 Europa (producer)
 1990 Laid Back: Bet It on You (Video short) (producer)
 1990 Laid Back: Highway of Love (Video short) (producer)
 1990 Kys mor, skat! (producer)
 1990 Perfect World (producer)
 1989 Retfærdighedens rytter (producer)
 1989 En afgrund af frihed (producer)
 1989 17 op (producer)
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Alternate Names:

Peter Aalbæk | Peter A. Jensen | Peter Aalbaek Jensen | Peter Allbæk Jensen | Peter Ålbæk Jensen | Peter | Peter Ålbæk | Ålen

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Personal Quote:

I've always been a cheerful guy and I've been slapping the asses of guys and girls at the company for 20 years, but I never tried to fuck anyone. But these days that is seen differently than it was 5, 10, 15 years ago... so I'll stop slapping asses. [Hollywood Reporter, May 2018]



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