Birgitte Federspiel

Biography

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Birgitte Federspiel (6 September 1925 – 2 February 2005) was a Danish film, theater and TV actress. She won two Bodil Awards for best actress in 1955 (Ordet) and 1959 (En fremmed banker på).

Born Karen Birgitte Federspiel in Copenhagen, she was the daughter of actor Ejner Federspiel and Gunver Fönss. She had a notable film roles as Inger in Ordet (1955) and, in later life, as Martine in Babette's Feast (1987), while on TV she played Baroness von Rydtger in three episodes of Matador. She died in Odense in 2005, aged 79.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

Birgitte Federspiel (6 September 1925 – 2 February 2005) was a Danish film, theater and TV actress. She won two Bodil Awards for best actress in 1955 (Ordet) and 1959 (En fremmed banker på).

Born Karen Birgitte Federspiel in Copenhagen, she was the daughter of actor Ejner Federspiel and Gunver Fönss. She had a notable film roles as Inger in Ordet (1955) and, in later life, as Martine in Babette's Feast (1987), while on TV she played Baroness von Rydtger in three episodes of Matador. She died in Odense in 2005, aged 79.

View Profile Images

Personal Info

Gender Female

Known Credits 39

Birthday 1925-09-06

Day of Death 2005-02-02

Place of Birth Copenhagen, Denmark

Adult Actor False

Official Site -

Also Known As

  • -

Known For

Acting TV ShowsMovies

1997 Barbara
1997 Ogginoggen as Mormor
1997 Southern Comfort as Mormor
1996 Buldermanden as Mormor
1994 Carlo og Ester as Viola
1987 Babette's Feast as Martine
1987 Peter von Scholten as Dronning Caroline Amalie
1987 Sidste akt as Lotta Henderson
1984 Min farmors hus as Tante Laura
1978 Fængslende feriedage as Cornelia Møller
1977 Pas på ryggen, professor! as Ægtepar i kunstforretning / kone
1976 Julefrokosten
1974 Nøddebo præstegård as Fru. Blicher
1974 Nineteen Red Roses
1973 The Olsen Gang Runs Amok as Ragna
1970 Og så er der bal bagefter as Astrid
1967 Hagbard and Signe as King Hamund's widow
1966 Hunger as Her sister
1966 Dyden går amok as Ina, Edwards hustru
1964 Tine as Fru Berg
1964 Death Comes at High Noon as Merete Lindberg
1963 Gudrun
1963 Hvis lille pige er du?
1963 Dronningens vagtmester as Boel "Kulsoen"
1962 Drømmen om det hvide slot
1961 The Musketeers as Kulsoen
1961 Komtessen as Sonia Hardenborg
1960 Den sidste vinter as Anne Sørensen
1959 Charles' Aunt as Donna Lucia d` Alvadorez
1959 A Stranger Knocks
1957 Amor i telefonen as Misse, Liebergs kone
1957 En kvinde er overflødig as Ester, enkefru Tangs datter
1956 Kispus
1955 Ordet as Inger, Mikkel's Wife (uncredited)
1953 Adam and Eve as Tove, antikvarboghandlerens kone
1952 Kærlighedsdoktoren
1951 Familien Schmidt
1949 For frihed og ret
1948 I de lyse nætter

By signing up for an account on TMDb, you can post directly to Twitter and Facebook.

You need to be logged in to continue. Click here to login or here to sign up.