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Niels Arden Oplev was born on March 26, 1961 in Denmark. He is a director and producer, known for The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo (2009), We Shall Overcome (2006) and Held for Ransom (2019). See full bio »

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Won 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 18 wins & 20 nominations. See more awards »

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(2006)
Held for Ransom Director
(2019)
Flatliners Director
(2017)

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 2023 The Turkish Detective (TV Series) (filming)
 2022 Vikings: Valhalla (TV Series) (1 episode)
- The Greenlanders (2022)
 2022/I Rose
 2018 The Deep Mad Dark (TV Movie)
 2018 FBI (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Pilot (2018)
 2017 Flatliners
 2017 Midnight, Texas (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Pilot (2017)
 2016 Game of Silence (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Pilot (2016)
 2015 Mr. Robot (TV Series) (1 episode)
- eps1.0_hellofriend.mov (2015) ... (directed by)
 2014 Speed Walking
 2013 Under the Dome (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Pilot (2013) ... (directed by)
 2013 Dead Man Down
 2011 Unforgettable (TV Series) (3 episodes)
- Friended (2011)
- Heroes (2011)
- Pilot (2011)
 2010 Millennium (TV Mini Series) (2 episodes)
 2008 Worlds Apart
  The Eagle (TV Series) (2 episodes, 2004) (head director - 5 episodes, 2005 - 2006)
- Kodenavn: Ithaka - Del 24 (2006) ... (head director)
- Kodenavn: Ithaka - Del 23 (2006) ... (head director)
- Kodenavn: Thanatos - Del 19 (2006) ... (head director)
- Kodenavn: Keres - Del 16 (2005) ... (head director)
- Kodenavn: Keres - Del 15 (2005) ... (head director)
 2003 Forsvar (TV Series) (4 episodes)
- Uden for loven (2003)
- Vrede mænd (2003)
 2001 Fukssvansen
 1998-1999 Taxa (TV Series) (9 episodes)
- Del 56 (1999)
- Del 36 (1999)
- Del 35 (1998)
- Del 34 (1998)
- Del 24 (1998)
 1997 Headbang i Hovedlandet (TV Movie documentary)
 1996/I Portland
 1993 En succes (TV Movie)
 1992 Nøgen (Short)
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We need to keep examining evilness. For instance, I'm totally against the fact that Osama bin Laden was shot. I think that he should have been put on trial and exposed as that human being he was. I think he should've been standing mentally naked in front of the rest of us and stand to justice for what he did. See more »

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