Ulrich Thomsen

Ulrich Thomsen

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    • December 6th, 1963
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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Acting (46 Credits)

2020The Good Traitor as Henrik Kauffmann
2019The Space Between the Lines as Bernhard
2019Forhøret as Bjørn
2019The New Pope as Doctor Lindegard
2017Small Town Killers as Edward
2016The Commune as ErikWatch Free
2015Summer of '92 as Richard Møller Nielsen
2015Mortdecai as Romanov
2014A Second Chance as Simon
2013The Notebook as Offizier
2013Banshee as Kai Proctor
2012Aya as Mr. Overby
2011The Thing as Dr. Sander Halvorson
2011Season of the Witch as Eckhardt
2010The Silence as Peer Sommer
2010In a Better World as Claus
2010Centurion as GorlaconWatch Free
2009The International as Jonas Skarssen
2009Tell Tale as Lethe
2009Duplicity as Big Swiss Suit
2008Fear Me Not as Mikael
2008The Broken as Dr Robert ZachmanWatch Free
2007Opium: Diary of a Madwoman as Dr. Brenner
2007The Substitute as Jesper
2007Hitman as Mikhail Belicoff
2007The Company as Starik Zhilov
2006Clash of Egos as Tonny
2005Adam's Apples as Adam
2005Allegro as Zetterstrom
2005Kingdom of Heaven as Templar Master
2005The Virgin Queen as Baron
2004Brothers as Michael
2003The Inheritance as Christoffer
2003Blueprint as Dr. Martin Fisher
2002Killing Me Softly as Klaus
2002Max as Captain Mayr
2001The Zookeeper as Dragov
2001Mike Bassett: England Manager as Dr. Hans Shoegaarten
2000Flickering Lights as Peter
2000The Weight of Water as John Hontvedt
1999The World Is Not Enough as Davidov
1998Election Night as Peter
1998The Celebration as Christian Klingenfeldt
1998Angel of the Night as Alex
1996The Biggest Heroes as Peter


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