Ulrich Thomsen

Ulrich Thomsen

actor, producer, director

Ulrich Thomsen was born on Dec 06, 1963 in Denmark. Ulrich Thomsen's big-screen debut came with Nightwatch directed by Ole Bornedal in 1994, strarring Rod 1 (as Ulrik Thomsen). Ulrich Thomsen is known for Shining Girls directed by Daina Reid, Elisabeth Moss stars as Kirby and Wagner Moura as Dan. Ulrich Thomsen has got 19 awards and 18 nominations so far. The most recent award Ulrich Thomsen achieved is Monte-Carlo TV Festival. The upcoming new tvshow Ulrich Thomsen plays is Shining Girls - Season 1 which will be released on Apr 29, 2022.

Ulrich Thomsen graduated from The Danish National School of Theatre and Contemporary Dance in 1993, after which playing on several theaters in Copenhagen, i.e. Dr. Dantes Aveny, Mungo Park and Østre Gasværks Teater. His debut on film was in Ole Bornedal's Le veilleur de nuit (1994). Since then a number of roles in, among others, Thomas Vinterberg's Les héros (1996), Susanne Bier's Sekten (1997) and Anders Thomas Jensen's Lumières dansantes (2000). However, the major breakthrough came in the film Festen (1998) by Thomas Vinterberg, playing the part as Christian, the son. This performance made him well known outside Denmark, earning him a bad guy role in the James Bond film Le monde ne suffit pas (1999) and a part in the English film Feu de glace (2002).

  • Birthday

    Dec 06, 1963
  • Place of Birth

    Odense, Denmark
  • Also known

    Ulrik Thomsen

Known For


19 wins & 18 nominations

Monte-Carlo TV Festival
Best Actor
Winner - Golden Nymph
Barcelona-Sant Jordi International Film Festival
Vores mand i Amerika (2020)
Winner - Best Actor
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Movies & TV Shows

TV Shows