Pilou Asbæk

Pilou Asbæk

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    • March 2nd, 1982
Johan Philip "Pilou" Asbæk (born 2 March 1982) is a Danish actor. Asbæk, the son of gallery owners Patricia and Jacob Asbæk, graduated from Denmark's Statens Teaterskole in summer 2008. He is best known for his role as troubled spin doctor Kasper Juul in the Danish TV political drama Borgen, which is his biggest role to date. In 2009 he played soldier David Grüner in an episode of the second season of another Danish TV series, Forbrydelsen. He was among the recipients of the Shooting Stars Award at the 2011 Berlin International Film Festival. On 10 May he was co-host of the Eurovision Song Contest 2014 in Copenhagen, with Lise Rønne and Nikolaj Koppel. Some critics commented adversely on the obscure jokes shared by the presenters throughout the televised show.

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Acting (28 Credits)

2022Snafu as Owen Paddock
2022Salem's Lot as Richard Straker
2022Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom
2021Outside the Wire as Victor Koval
2020The Investigation (2020) as Jakob Buch-Jepsen
2018Murderous Trance as Anders Olsen
2018Overlord as Captain Wafner
2017Woodshock as Keith
2017Ghost in the Shell as Batou
2017Game of Thrones Conquest & Rebellion: An Animated History of the Seven Kingdoms as Euron Greyjoy (voice)
2016Ben-Hur as Pontius Pilate
2016The Great Wall as Bouchard
2016Stag as Neils
2015April 9th as Sekondløjtnant Sand
2015A War as Claus Michael Pedersen
2014Department Q: The Absent One as Ditlev Pram
2014Lucy as Richard
2014Speed Walking as Onkel Kristian
2014Silent Heart as Dennis
20141864 as Didrich
2013Sex, Drugs & Taxation as Simon Spies
2012A Hijacking as Mikkel Hartmann
2010R as Rune
2010A Family as Peter
2010The Whistleblower as Bas
2010Borgen as Kasper Juul
2008Worlds Apart as Teis

Himself (1 Credits)



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