Ulrich Thomsen

Biography

Ulrich Thomsen is a Danish actor. Thomsen was born in Fyn, Denmark and graduated from the Danish National School of Theatre and Contemporary Dance in 1993, after which playing on several theatres in Copenhagen, such as Dr. Dantes Aveny, Mungo Park and Østre Gasværks Teater. His film debut was in 1994 in Nattevagten, (Nightwatch) directed by Ole Bornedal. Since then a number of roles in, among others, Thomas Vinterberg's De største Helte (1996), Susanne Bier's Sekten (1997) and Anders Thomas Jensen's Flickering Lights (2000). The major breakthrough in his career came in the 1998 film Festen followed by an important role in the James Bond film The World Is Not Enough (1999) portraying the part of henchman Sasha Davidov. This established Thomsen as an international actor, famous outside his native Denmark. He also played a part in the 2002 English film Killing Me Softly, consolidating his status as a European actor.

Ulrich Thomsen is a Danish actor. Thomsen was born in Fyn, Denmark and graduated from the Danish National School of Theatre and Contemporary Dance in 1993, after which playing on several theatres in Copenhagen, such as Dr. Dantes Aveny, Mungo Park and Østre Gasværks Teater. His film debut was in 1994 in Nattevagten, (Nightwatch) directed by Ole Bornedal. Since then a number of roles in, among others, Thomas Vinterberg's De største Helte (1996), Susanne Bier's Sekten (1997) and Anders Thomas Jensen's Flickering Lights (2000). The major breakthrough in his career came in the 1998 film Festen followed by an important role in the James Bond film The World Is Not Enough (1999) portraying the part of henchman Sasha Davidov. This established Thomsen as an international actor, famous outside his native Denmark. He also played a part in the 2002 English film Killing Me Softly, consolidating his status as a European actor.

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Personal Info

Gender Male

Known Credits 57

Birthday 1963-12-06

Place of Birth Odense, Denmark

Adult Actor False

Official Site http://www.ulrichthomsen.com/

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Acting TV ShowsMovies

2016 The Commune as Erik
2015 Summer of '92 as Richard Møller Nielsen
2015 Mortdecai as Romanov
2014 A Second Chance as Simon
2013 The Miracle as Jakob
2013 The Blacklist(2 episodes) as Alexander Kirk
2013 The Notebook as Offizier
2013 Banshee: Origins(2 episodes) as Kai Proctor
2013 Banshee(38 episodes) as Kai Proctor
2013 In der Überzahl as Stig Sørensen
2012 Aya as Mr. Overby
2011 The Thing as Dr. Sander Halvorson
2011 Season of the Witch as Eckhardt
2010 In a Better World as Claus
2010 The Silence as Peer Sommer
2010 Centurion as Gorlacon
2009 The Left Wing Gang(5 episodes) as Jørn Moos
2009 Tell-Tale as Lethe
2009 The International as Jonas Skarssen
2009 Lulu and Jimi as Harry Hass
2008 Fear Me Not as Mikael
2008 Fringe(2 episodes)
2008 The Broken as Dr Robert Zachman
2007 Hitman as Mikhail Belicoff
2007 The Company as Starik Zhilov
2007 Impossibly Yours as Jan
2007 The Substitute as Jesper
2007 Opium: Diary of a Madwoman as Dr. Brenner
2006 Clash of Egos as Tonny
2005 The Virgin Queen as Baron
2005 Allegro
2005 Allegro as Zetterstrom
2005 Kingdom of Heaven as Templar Master
2005 Adam's Apples as Adam
2004 Sergeant Pepper as Johnny Sínger
2004 Brothers as Michael
2004 The Rocket Post as Gerhard Zucher
2003 Blueprint as Dr. Martin Fisher
2003 Baby as Marc
2003 The Inheritance as Christoffer
2002 Max as Captain Mayr
2002 Killing Me Softly as Klaus
2002 P.O.V. - Point of View as Henrik
2001 Mike Bassett: England Manager as Dr. Hans Shoegaarten
2001 The Zookeeper as Dragov
2000 Flickering Lights as Peter
2000 The Weight of Water as John Hontvedt
1999 The World Is Not Enough as Davidov
1999 Election Night as Peter
1998 Nattens Engel as Alex
1998 The Celebration as Christian Klingenfeldt
1998 Baby Doom as Magnus
1997 Credo as Svane
1996 The Greatest Heroes as Peter
1996 Portland as Lasse
1996 Café Hector as Christian
1994 Nightwatch

Production

2006 Him, Her and Strindberg … Producer
2003 Baby … Executive Producer

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