Birth Place Matching "Oslo, Norway" (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)
Actress | Elektra
Linn Natassia Malthe (born 19 January 1974) is a Norwegian model and actress.
Natassia is the younger of two daughters. She was born in Oslo, Norway, and is of half Malaysian descent. Her mother is from Kota Kinabalu, Sabah. She is usually credited by her birth name but is sometimes credited as "...
Actor | Game of Thrones
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 ...
Actor | Kon-Tiki
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 | Lost in Space
Marta Kristen was born Birgit Annalisa Rusanen, on February 26, 1945, 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, Prof. & Mrs. Harold Soderquist of Detroit, Michigan ...
5. Alisha Boe
Actress | 13 Reasons Why
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 ...
8. 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 | 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...
10. 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 ...
13. Kristin Holby
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...
15. 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 ...
21. Jo Nesbø
Writer | The Snowman
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...
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), Sitting Ducks (2003) and Goodness Gracious Me (1998). She has been married to Jason McCue since April 2003. They have two children. She was previously married to ...
23. Tutte Lemkow
Actor | Raiders of the Lost Ark
Tutte Lemkow was born on August 28, 1918 in Oslo, Norway as Isak Samuel Lemkow. He is known for his work on Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), Fiddler on the Roof (1971) and The Guns of Navarone (1961). He was married to Sara Luzita and Mai Zetterling. He died on November 10, 1991 in London, England.
25. Jon Skolmen
Jon Skolmen was born on November 1, 1940 in Oslo, Norway. He was an actor and writer, known for Sällskapsresan eller Finns det svenskt kaffe på grisfesten (1980), Fortuna (1993) and Julekongen (2012). He was married to Kirsti Elisabeth Halvorsen. He died on March 28, 2019 in Oslo.
26. Sonja Henie
Actress | The Countess of Monte Cristo
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...
27. 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 ...
29. 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 ...
31. John Voldstad
Actor | Stripes
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 ...
32. 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 ...
36. 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 ...
37. Benjamin Ree
Director | Magnus
Benjamin Ree is a Norwegian documentary filmmaker. He studied journalism at the University College in Oslo and moved on to work as a journalist for Reuters and freelancing for BBC. A few years later he started making award winning short documentaries, which premiered at the International ...
39. 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 ...
40. Petter Næss
Director | Elling
Petter Næss was born in Oslo, Norway, in 1960. Originally he worked as a writer, director and actor for the theatre, staging close to 30 productions. In 1997 he was appointed director of Oslo Nye Teater (Oslo New Theatre) and he quickly made a mark for himself promoting contemporary Norwegian plays...
41. Kate Havnevik
Soundtrack | Just My Luck
Kate Havnevik is a film composer, songwriter and singer. Her debut album, the critically acclaimed electronica-infused Melankton, was released in March 2006 and licensed to Universal Republic USA. Havnevik has successfully utilized two Pledge Music crowdfunding-campaigns to fund some of her albums,...
48. Nikoline Bangen
Actress | Rock Dog
Nikoline is a norwegian actress, voice-over, youtuber and model. She has been working in the modeling industry from 2009, doing catwalks, photoshoots and commercials. She started off her acting career as an extra in the Australian TV-show 'The Elephant Princess'. Since then she has worked on many ...
50. 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...