Benny Andersen was born on November 7, 1929 in Copenhagen, Denmark. He was a writer and actor, known for Valsedrømme (1967), Det drejer sig om - (1967) and A Happy Divorce (1975). He was married to Elisabeth Ehmer, Cynthia Rosalina La Touche and Signe Anny Plesner. He died on August 16, 2018 in Sorgenfri, Copenhagen.