Birth Place Matching "Oslo, Norway" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actor | Turist
A second-generation Norwegian actor, Kristofer Hivju was born on 7 December, 1978 in Oslo. He is the son of actors Lieselotte Holmene and Erik Hivju, a prominent character actor who appeared with his son in the short film Flax, where Kristofer shared screenwriting credit with director Bård Ivar ...
2. Alisha Boe
Actress | Do Revenge
Alisha Ilhaan Bo (born March 6, 1997), known professionally as Alisha Boe, is a Norwegian and American actress. She is known for portraying Jessica Davis in the Netflix original series 13 Reasons Why.
Boe was born in Oslo, Norway, to a Somali father and a Norwegian mother, from Trondheim. She and ...
Actress | Elektra
Linn Natassia Malthe (born 19 January 1974) is a Norwegian model and actress.
Natassia is the middle of two sisters with an older brother she recently discovered she had. She was born in Oslo, Norway, and is of half Norwegian/Chinese descent. Her mother is from Kota Kinabalu, Sabah. She is usually ...
Actress | Lost in Space
Marta Kristen was born Birgit Annalisa Rusanen, on February 26, 1945, in Oslo, Norway, to a Finnish mother and a German soldier who was killed towards the end of World War II in Europe. Marta was only two months old when she was left in an orphanage. In 1949, Dr. and Mrs. Harold Soderquist of ...
5. Aksel Hennie
Actor | Max Manus
Aksel Hennie is a Norwegian actor, writer and director. He has acted in a number of successful Norwegian movies, and has received several awards. Hennie grew up in Lambertseter in Oslo. In his late teens he was sentenced for tagging, and became an outcast in the community for confessing to the ...
Actress | Manhunter
Kristin Clotilde Darnell (born 1951 as Kristin Clotilde Holby in Oslo, Norway) is an American actress and during the late 1970s through the 1980s was a very successful model for Yves St. Laurent, Ralph Lauren, Givenchy, Chanel and Shiseido. She is married to Dr. James Darnell and is mother to 3 now...
Actor | Vikings
Andre Eriksen's George Santos Resume
Andre Eriksen's monologue "why?" performed at Royal Albert Hall in 1985 is said to have brought Soviet Leader Mikhail Gorbachev to tears and inspired the initiation of the peace talks that ended the cold war. In the early 90s, Andre developed a unique way to ...
Actor | Verdens verste menneske
Anders Danielsen Lie was born on January 1, 1979 in Oslo, Norway. He is an actor, known for 22 July (2018), Oslo, August 31st (2011) and Personal Shopper (2016).
Anders Danielsen Lie is a Norwegian film actor, musician and has earned a degree in medicin. He had his cinematic breakthrough as an 11-...
Actor | Hamilton
Jakob Oftebro (Born 1986, Oslo, Norway) is a charismatic Scandinavian Actor.
Oftebro started his education in acting at the reputable Norwegian Academy of Performing Arts in 2008. While studying, he also played a small role in Max Manus: Man of War (2008). He later worked with the same directors of ...
Actress | Turist
Lisa Loven Kongsli (born 23 September 1979) is a Norwegian actress.
She debuted as an actress in 2008, and has since had key parts in Norwegian films. She has also had roles in films, including Fatso (2008), Knerten (2009), and The Orheim Company (2012).
In 2014, she was nominated in the Best Actress...
18. John Voldstad
Actor | Leprechaun
John Voldstad was born in Norway but raised in the United States since early childhood. A film and television actor, Voldstad is best-known for his roles on the long-running television series Newhart (1982) playing "Darryl #2" (one of a bizarre trio of brothers, two of whom never speak) and in the ...
20. Ida Elise Broch
Actress | Mannen som elsket Yngve
Ida Elise Broch is a Norwegian actress born in Oslo in 1987. She began her acting training in drama at Hartvig Nissen High School, and then went on Romerike Folk High School. Broch began at the Faculty of Performing Arts at the Art Academy in Oslo in 2008.
She had her breakthrough in the Norwegian ...
Director | Kraftidioten
Hans Petter Moland was born on October 17, 1955 in Oslo, Norway. He is a director and writer, known for In Order of Disappearance (2014), Aberdeen (2000) and Out Stealing Horses (2019). He is married to Maria Sødahl. They have three children. He was previously married to Elizabeth Pacini.
24. Jo Nesbø
Writer | Hodejegerne
Jo Nesbø is a world-renowned crime writer recognized for broadening the scope of modern crime and thriller fiction. His books have garnered countless international awards, sold over forty million copies, and been translated into fifty languages. In addition to the Harry Hole series he is the author...
26. Sven Nordin
Actor | Børning
This Norwegian actor is an employee of Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo's New Theatre) since 1981. On stage he has starred in everything from Shakespeare to modern drama like Tennessee William's The Glass Menagerie, and musicals like Guys and Dolls.
Got his big breakthrough as a Norwegian resistance fighter in...
28. Sonja Henie
Actress | Sun Valley Serenade
The daughter of a fur wholesaler in Norway, Sonja Henie received her first pair of ice skates when she was six. At 14 she was the Norwegian Skating Champion. At 15 she would win the Olympic gold medal in Skating, a feat she would repeat in 1932 and 1936. In 1936 she would turn professional and tour...
29. Tutte Lemkow
Actor | Raiders of the Lost Ark
Tutte Lemkow was born on August 28, 1918 in Oslo, Norway. He was an actor and writer, known for Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), Fiddler on the Roof (1971) and Love and Death (1975). He was previously married to Sara Luzita and Mai Zetterling. He died on November 10, 1991 in ...
31. Benjamin Helstad
Actor | Kongen av Bastøy
Benjamin Helstad (born 1987, Oslo, Norway) is one of Norway's most highly regarded young actors. After his big screen breakthrough in King of Devil's Island (2010) alongside Stellan Skarsgård, for which he received an Amanda nomination for Best Actor, he's appeared in a series of critically ...
Actress | Johnny English Reborn
Mariella Frostrup was born on November 12, 1962 in Oslo, Norway. She is an actress and writer, known for Johnny English Reborn (2011), Coupling (2000) and Sitting Ducks (2003). She has been married to Jason McCue since April 2003. They have two children. She was previously married to Richard Jobson.
35. Erik Poppe
Director | Utøya 22. juli
Erik Poppe (born 24 June 1960) is a Norwegian film director, screenwriter and former cinematographer.
Poppe is regarded as one of Europe's most experienced and compelling directors recognized for his work with actors and impeccably well crafted multi-pronged narratives. His movies are often built ...
36. Greta Nissen
Actress | The Unwritten Law
Greta Ruzt-Nissen was born in Oslo, Norway, on January 30, 1905. As a young girl she studied dance and had intended to make a career out of it. For a while she did, but when she was 19 she appeared in her first big-screen production, The Wanderer (1925). Afterwards she made several more films, but ...
37. Greta Gynt
Actress | Take My Life
Glamourous, blonde, Norwegian actress who added a sparkle to British movies.
Greta Gynt usually played a leading part, and remained at the top of the British cinema from the late 1930s through to the 40s. An opportunity for Greta to experience a Hollywood career came in the early 1950s, but it was ...
41. Nikoline Bangen
Actress | Distance
Nikoline is an up and coming Norwegian actress. Trained in method acting and Chubbuck, she recently wrote, produced and acted in her own play. She has experience with productions on TV, web, commercials and film, and she constantly produces new content for her many social media accounts. With ...
47. Linn Ullmann
Actress | Höstsonaten
Linn Ullmann is the daughter of Liv Ullmann and Ingmar Bergman. Born in 1967, Linn made her screen debut within her mother's womb in the only horror film Bergman ever made, Hour of the Wolf (1968) (aka "Hour of the Wolf" (1968)), made while Liv was very pregnant. Linn also appeared in several films...
49. Lea Myren
Actress | Jenter
Lea Mathilde Skar-Myren was born in Oslo, Norway, as the first daughter of Ane-Marthe Solheim Skar, a researcher at NKVTS, and Pål Myren, a chief technology officer. At age 8, she debuted as an actress on NRK. She later persuaded to become the lead role in the drama Jenter (2013). After graduating ...
50. Jenny Skavlan
Actress | Død snø
Jenny Skavlan is an actress, a model, a talk show host and a writer. She hails from Norway. Skavlan is most known in cinema for her role in the comedy horror flick Dead Snow and the protagonist's girlfriend in Tomme Tømmer.
Beside acting Skavlan is also a prominent figure in Norwegian fashion. She ...