Birth Place Matching "Århus, Denmark" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | Into the Wild
Signe Egholm Olsen is a trained actress educated at the Danish National School of Theatre in 2003, Denmark's premier school for the performing arts. She made her stage debut in 2003 as Ophelia in Shakespeare's "Hamlet" at Helsinor's Kronborg Castle followed by stage work and movie productions in ...
4. Gabriel Axel
Director | Babettes gæstebud
Gabriel Axel was born on April 18, 1918 in Århus, Denmark as Gabriel Axel Mørch. He was a director, known for Babette's Feast (1987), Hagbard and Signe (1967) and Christian (1989). He was married to Lucie Axel Moerch. He died on February 9, 2014 in Copenhagen, Denmark.
10. Mads Koudal
Actor | Half Past Original
Danish actor Mads Koudal was trained at The Arts Educational School of Acting, London, in 1998. After drama school, he moved back to Denmark where he soon started getting roles in independent and smaller art house productions. He has been acting in both Danish and English language films and has ...
11. Niels Olsen
Actor | Den eneste ene
Niels Olsen was born on March 8, 1960 in Århus, Denmark. He is an actor and writer, known for The One and Only (1999), Help, My Daughter Wants to Marry (1993) and Far til fire - tilbage til naturen (2011). He has been married to Joy-Maria Frederiksen since June 28, 1992. They have one child.
12. Karl Stegger
Actor | Flagermusen
Karl Stegger was one of the greatest Danish actors. Karl Stegger was born: Carl Johan Stegger Sørensen. He later replaced the "c" in his first name with a "k" to further his acting-career. He was born in Aarhus on the January 11th 1911. Stegger was educated at Aarhus theatre, where he was hired as ...
13. Nils Malmros
Director | At kende sandheden
One of the most important Danish directors of the last three decades and one of Danish cinema's few acknowledged auteurs, Malmros took his inspiration from the french new wave and Truffaut in particular. He started as a self taught director and debuted with En mærkelig kærlighed (1968) ...
14. Helle Virkner
Actress | Blinkende lygter
Helle Virkner was born on September 15, 1925 in Århus, Denmark as Helle Genie Lotinga. She was an actress, known for Flickering Lights (2000), Den kære familie (1962) and Huset på Christianshavn (1970). She was married to Jens Otto Krag, Ebbe Rode and William Rosenberg. She died on June...
15. Torben Meyer
Actor | Judgment at Nuremberg
Torben Meyer was born on December 1, 1884 in Århus, Denmark as Torben Emil Meyer. He was an actor, known for Judgment at Nuremberg (1961), The Last Warning (1928) and Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1964). He died on May 22, 1975 in Hollywood, California, USA.
17. Lotte Tarp
Actress | Farlige kys
Lotte Tarp was born on February 14, 1945 in Århus, Denmark as Ann-Charlotte Tarp. She was an actress and writer. Her mother Åase Gyrithe Tarp (born Rising) was a make-up artist. Her step-father, Svend Erik Tarp, was a stage director and composer. Lotte Tarp's biological father was a German officer,...
22. Erni Arneson
Actress | Efter brylluppet
Erni Arneson was born on September 12, 1917 in Århus, Denmark as Erni Buchtrup. She was an actress, known for After the Wedding (2006), The Baroness from the Gas Station (1960) and Mens porten var lukket (1948). She was married to Heinrich Ludvig Hersom and Preben Mahrt. She died on December 8, ...
23. Lasse Rimmer
Writer | Casper & Mandrilaftalen
Lasse Rimmer is a Danish stand up comedian. His major breakthrough was in the TV comedy program called "Casper og Mandrilaftalen", which was one of the great breakthroughs of comedy in Denmark. After this he has been doing stand up shows f.ex "Fem på flugt" [five on the run].
Writer | Otto er et næsehorn
Ole Lund Kirkegaard is arguably the most successful Danish children's book author ever. Between 1967 and 1975, he wrote no fewer than 6 classics:
"Lille Virgil" (Little Virgil), 1967; "Albert", 1968; "Orla Frøsnapper" (Orla Frog-eater), 1969; "Hodja fra Pjort" (Hodja from Pjort), 1970; "Otto er et ...
40. Anne Linnet
Composer | Barndommens gade
Anne Linnet is a well-known Danish composer, musician and singer. Born in Århus, she studied at the conservatoire Det Jyske Musikkonservatorium. In the late 1960s she started as a folk musician, playing in a group alongside her then husband, Holger Laumann. After releasing a debut solo album, '...