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Iben Hjejle

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Iben Hjejle (born March 22, 1971) is a Danish actress, notable for starring in the John Cusack film High Fidelity (2000). In Denmark, she is perhaps best known for appearing in the Danish television sitcom Langt fra Las Vegas (Far from Las Vegas), and playing the girlfriend of Danish comedian Casper Christensen, her real life boyfriend. She also plays Christensen's girlfriend in the sitcom Klovn (Clown). Hjejle was born in Copenhagen. She has starred in a series of Danish movies, including a Dogme movie, and also in Danish-produced action movies such as Gamle mænd i nye biler (Old Men in New Cars). She also played the Swedish Queen Sofia Magdalena in SVT's successful period drama production of Gustav III:s äktenskap (The Marriage of Gustav III) in 2001. Hjejle also appeared in the 1997 film Portland, in Mifune's Last Song in 2000, The Emperor's New Clothes in 2002, and in Dreaming of Julia and Flickering Lights in 2003. Iben Hjejle was a part of the Danish popular television series Anna Pihl until its ending in April 2008, after 3 seasons. She had a part in Lars von Trier's Direktøren for det hele (2006, also known as The Boss of It All). From 1996-1999 she was married to Emil de Waal. She has lived with Danish comedian Casper Christensen since 2002. She turned down the role of Eowyn in Peter Jackson's The Lord of the Rings film trilogy because she didn't like the idea of being so far from home. She has a son, William, with de Waal. He was born on November 3, 1998. Description above from the Wikipedia article Iben Hjejle, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia

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Mar 22, 1971 In Copenhagen, Denmark
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the series Julie
Latest Project:
Series The Rain 2018-05-04
Known For
Poster of Growing Pains
Poster of Every Child is Made of Fire
Poster of Wallander
Poster of Julie
Series The Rain Ellen 2018-05-04
Movie Klovn forever Iben 2015-09-24
Movie Growing Pains Birte 2014-09-06
Movie Freak Out! Ida Hoffman (voice) 2014-01-25
Movie Every Child is Made of Fire 2013-06-10
Movie Eskil & Trinidad Mette 2013-03-29
Series Dicte Dicte Svendsen 2013-01-07
Movie Fuck Up Malin 2012-03-16
Movie Stockholm East Anna 2011-10-21
Movie Rosa Morena Christine 2011-05-12
Movie Klovn - the movie Iben 2010-12-16
Series Dag Juanita 2010-09-30
Series Live fra Bremen Unknown 2009-09-25
Movie The Eclipse Lena Morelle 2009-04-24
Movie Chéri Marie Laure 2009-02-10
Series Skavlan Guest 2009-01-16
Movie The Escape Rikke Lyngvig 2009-01-09
Movie Resistencia Bella 2008-12-31
Movie Journey to Saturn Susanne Mortensen 2008-09-26
Series Anna Pihl Mikala Hansen 2006-02-13
Movie Him, Her and Strindberg Liza 2006-03-03
Movie El jefe de todo esto Lise 2006-09-21
Series Klovn Iben 2005-02-07
Series Wallander Unknown 2005-01-14
Movie The Collector Laura 2004-10-22
Movie Monster Thursday Sara 2004-10-15
Movie The Good Cop Louise 2004-04-16
Movie Sangre de Cuba Julia 2003-10-24
Movie The Bouncer Lizzie 2003-08-15
Movie Skagerrak Marie 2003-03-14
Movie Gamle mænd i nye biler Mille 2002-07-12
Movie Gustav III:s Äktenskap Queen Sofia Magdalena 2001-12-25
Movie Mi Napoleón Nicole 'Pumpkin' Truchaut 2001-01-01
Movie Luces parpadeantes Therese 2000-11-03
Movie Alta fidelidad Laura 2000-03-17
Movie Possessed Berit 1999-06-25
Movie Mifune Liva 1999-03-12
Movie Sinan's Wedding Lulu 1997-05-05
Movie Portland Eva 1996-04-19
Series Julie Julie's Mom 0