Birth Place Matching "Oslo, Norway" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actor | Game of Thrones
A second-generation Norwegian actor, Kristofer Hivju was born on 7 December, 1978 in Oslo. He is the son of actors Lieselotte Holmene and Erik Hivju, a prominent character actor who appeared with his son in the short film Flax, where Kristofer shared screenwriting credit with director Bård Ivar ...
Actress | Elektra
Linn Natassia Malthe (born 19 January 1974) is a Norwegian model and actress.
Natassia is the younger of two daughters. She was born in Oslo, Norway, and is of half Malaysian descent. Her mother is from Kota Kinabalu, Sabah. She is usually credited by her birth name but is sometimes credited as "...
3. Alisha Boe
Actress | Paranormal Activity 4
Alisha Ilhaan Bo (born March 6, 1997), known professionally as Alisha Boe, is a Norwegian and American actress. She is known for portraying Jessica Davis in the Netflix original series 13 Reasons Why.
Boe was born in Oslo, Norway, to a Somali father and a Norwegian mother, from Trondheim. She and ...
Actress | Lost in Space
Marta Kristen was born Birgit Annalisa Rusanen, on February 26, 1945, to a Finnish mother and a German soldier who was killed towards the end of World War II in Europe. Marta was only two months old when she was left in an orphanage. In 1949, Prof. & Mrs. Harold Soderquist of Detroit, Michigan ...
5. Aksel Hennie
Actor | Hodejegerne
Aksel Hennie is a Norwegian actor, writer and director. He has acted in a number of successful Norwegian movies, and has received several awards. Hennie grew up in Lambertseter in Oslo. In his late teens he was sentenced for tagging, and became an outcast in the community for confessing to the ...
Actress | Turist
Lisa Loven Kongsli (born 23 September 1979) is a Norwegian actress.
She debuted as an actress in 2008, and has since had key parts in Norwegian films. She has also had roles in films, including Fatso (2008), Knerten (2009), and The Orheim Company (2012).
In 2014, she was nominated in the Best Actress...
Actor | Kon-Tiki
Jakob Oftebro (Born 1986, Oslo, Norway) is a charismatic Scandinavian Actor.
Oftebro started his education in acting at the reputable Norwegian Academy of Performing Arts in 2008. While studying, he also played a small role in Max Manus: Man of War (2008). He later worked with the same directors of ...
Actor | Max Manus
Nicolai Cleve Broch was born on November 14, 1975 in Oslo, Norway. He is an actor and assistant director, known for Max Manus: Man of War (2008), Uro (2006) and Seks som oss (2004). He has been married to Heidi Gjermundsen since December 2004. They have two children.
14. Sven Nordin
Actor | Børning
This Norwegian actor is an employee of Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo's New Theatre) since 1981. On stage he has starred in everything from Shakespeare to modern drama like Tennessee William's The Glass Menagerie, and musicals like Guys and Dolls. Got his big breakthrough as a Norwegian resistance fighter ...
15. Sonja Henie
Actress | The Countess of Monte Cristo
The daughter of a fur wholesaler in Norway, Sonja Henie received her first pair of ice skates when she was six. At 14 she was the Norwegian Skating Champion. At 15 she would win the Olympic gold medal in Skating, a feat she would repeat in 1932 and 1936. In 1936 she would turn professional and tour...
16. John Voldstad
Actor | Stripes
John Voldstad was born in Norway but raised in the United States since early childhood. A film and television actor, Voldstad is best-known for his roles on the long-running television series Newhart (1982) playing "Darryl #2" (one of a bizarre trio of brothers, two of whom never speak) and in the ...
18. Jo Nesbø
Writer | The Snowman
Jo Nesbø is a world-renowned crime writer recognized for broadening the scope of modern crime and thriller fiction. His books have garnered countless international awards, sold over forty million copies, and been translated into fifty languages. In addition to the Harry Hole series he is the author...
20. Tutte Lemkow
Actor | Raiders of the Lost Ark
Tutte Lemkow was born on August 28, 1918 in Oslo, Norway as Isak Samuel Lemkow. He is known for his work on Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), Fiddler on the Roof (1971) and The Guns of Navarone (1961). He was married to Sara Luzita and Mai Zetterling. He died on November 10, 1991 in London, England.
Actress | Johnny English Reborn
Mariella Frostrup was born on November 12, 1962 in Oslo, Norway. She is an actress and writer, known for Johnny English Reborn (2011), Sitting Ducks (2003) and Goodness Gracious Me (1998). She has been married to Jason McCue since April 2003. They have two children. She was previously married to ...
23. Benjamin Helstad
Actor | Kongen av Bastøy
Benjamin Helstad (born 1987, Oslo, Norway) is one of Norway's most highly regarded young actors. After his big screen breakthrough in King of Devil's Island (Kongen av Bastøy) in 2010 alongside Stellan Skaarsgaard, for which he received an Amanda nomination for Best Actor, he's appeared in a series...
25. Greta Gynt
Actress | Take My Life
Glamourous, blonde, Norwegian actress who added a sparkle to British movies.
Greta Gynt usually played a leading part, and remained at the top of the British cinema from the late 1930s through to the 40s. An opportunity for Greta to experience a Hollywood career came in the early 1950s, but it was ...
27. Erik Poppe
Director | Utøya 22. juli
Erik Poppe (born 24 June 1960) is a Norwegian film director, screenwriter and former cinematographer.
Poppe is regarded as one of Europe's most experienced and compelling directors recognized for his work with actors and impeccably well crafted multi-pronged narratives. His movies are often built ...
28. Kristin Holby
Actress | Manhunter
Kristin Clotilde Darnell (born 1951 as Kristin Clotilde Holby in Oslo, Norway) is an American actress and during the late 1970s through the 1980s was a very successful model for Yves St. Laurent, Ralph Lauren, Givenchy, Chanel and Shiseido. She is married to Dr. James Darnell and is mother to 3 now...
32. Harry Tenbrook
Actor | A Slight Case of Murder
Harry Tenbrook was born on October 9, 1887 in Oslo, Norway as Henry Olaf Hansen. He was an actor, known for A Slight Case of Murder (1938), They Were Expendable (1945) and The Land of Might (1912). He died on September 14, 1960 in Woodland Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.
35. Jon Skolmen
Actor | Fortuna
Jon Skolmen was born on November 1, 1940 in Oslo, Norway. He was an actor and writer, known for Fortuna (1993), Sällskapsresan eller Finns det svenskt kaffe på grisfesten (1980) and Den ofrivillige golfaren (1991). He was married to Kirsti Elisabeth Halvorsen. He died on March 28, 2019 ...
36. Greta Nissen
Actress | The Unwritten Law
Greta Ruzt-Nissen was born in Oslo, Norway, on January 30, 1905. As a young girl she studied dance and had intended to make a career out of it. For a while she did, but when she was 19 she appeared in her first big-screen production, The Wanderer (1925). Afterwards she made several more films, but ...
38. Deeyah Khan
Director | Banaz: A Love Story
Deeyah Khan is an Emmy and Peabody award-winning documentary film director and producer best known for Banaz: A Love Story (2012), Jihad: A Story of the Others (2015) and White Right: Meeting the Enemy (2017).
Born in Norway to immigrant parents of Pashtun and Punjabi ancestry, Deeyah's experience ...
40. Linn Ullmann
Actress | Höstsonaten
Linn Ullmann is the daughter of Liv Ullmann and Ingmar Bergman. Born in 1967, Linn made her screen debut within her mother's womb in the only horror film Bergman ever made, Hour of the Wolf (1968) (aka "Hour of the Wolf" (1968)), made while Liv was very pregnant. Linn also appeared in several films...
46. Petter Næss
Director | Elling
Petter Næss was born in Oslo, Norway, in 1960. Originally he worked as a writer, director and actor for the theatre, staging close to 30 productions. In 1997 he was appointed director of Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre) and he quickly made a mark for himself promoting contemporary Norwegian plays...
48. Tutta Rolf
Actress | Sara lär sig folkvett
Tutta Rolf was born on October 7, 1907 in Kristiania, Norway as Jenny Solwieg Berntzen. She was an actress, known for Sara Learns Manners (1937), En stilla flirt (1934) and Fasters millioner (1934). She was married to Hasse Ekman, Jack Donohue and Ernst Rolf. She died on October 26, 1994 in Los ...