Danish movie stars born in 1970

Here are 5 famous actors from Denmark were born in 1970:

Nicolas Winding Refn

Nicolas Winding Refn (September 29, 1970 Copenhagen-) also known as Nicolas Winding-Refn or Winding Refn is a Danish film director, screenwriter, film producer, television producer and actor. He has one child, Lola Winding Refn.

Refn is best known for the critically acclaimed films such as Drive (2011), Only God Forgives (2013) and The Neon Demon (2016). He has won several awards for his work including the Best Screenplay award at the Cannes Film Festival for Drive. Additionally, Refn is also known for his unique visual style and auteur approach to filmmaking. Outside of filmmaking, he has also served as a judge for the Cannes Film Festival and has produced the crime drama series Too Old to Die Young for Amazon Prime Video.

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Amin Jensen

Amin Jensen (January 22, 1970 Denmark-) is a Danish comedian and actor.

He began his career in the late 1990s, performing stand-up comedy at various venues in Denmark. He quickly gained popularity for his witty and irreverent humor, which often lampooned Danish society and culture. In 2001, he made his television debut with his own comedy show, "Amin Jensen Live," which ran for several seasons and cemented his status as one of Denmark's leading comedians.

In addition to his comedy work, Jensen has had success as an actor, appearing in both television and film roles. He is known for his versatility as an actor, and has played a wide range of characters over the years. Some of his most popular roles include a hapless detective in the television series "Klovn," and a bumbling mafia boss in the film "Oldboys."

Jensen has also been involved in several charitable causes throughout his career, and regularly participates in benefit shows for various organizations. He is known for his kind-heartedness and generosity both on and off stage, and is widely regarded as one of Denmark's most beloved entertainers.

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Nikolaj Coster-Waldau

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau (July 27, 1970 Rudkøbing-) also known as Nikolaj Waldau or Nikolaj Coster Waldau is a Danish actor, film producer and screenwriter. His children are called Philippa Waldau and Safina Waldau.

Coster-Waldau rose to international fame for his portrayal of Jaime Lannister in the HBO series "Game of Thrones," which aired from 2011 to 2019. Prior to this, he had a successful career in Denmark, appearing in several films and television shows. Some of his notable film credits include "A Thousand Times Good Night," "The Other Woman," and "Shot Caller." In addition to acting, Coster-Waldau has also produced and co-written several films. He is known for his charitable work and advocacy for climate change awareness.

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Frank Hvam

Frank Hvam (September 12, 1970 Viborg-) a.k.a. Frank Hvam Nielsen is a Danish presenter, screenwriter, stand-up comedian and actor.

He is best known for co-creating and starring in the Danish sitcoms "Klovn" and "Langt fra Las Vegas." Hvam has also appeared in numerous Danish films including "All for One," "The Candidate," and "Klovn Forever." In addition to his work in television and film, Hvam has performed as a stand-up comedian and hosted several Danish radio programs. He has won several awards for his work in entertainment, including four Robert Awards and a Bodil Award. Hvam continues to be a prominent figure in Danish comedy and entertainment.

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René Minkwitz

René Minkwitz (February 7, 1970 Denmark-) is a Danish strongman and actor.

René Minkwitz has won several national and international strongman competitions, including Denmark's Strongest Man in 2003 and Britain's Strongest Man in 2008. He has also represented Denmark in the World's Strongest Man competition multiple times.

In addition to his strongman career, Minkwitz has worked as an actor, appearing in several Danish TV shows and films. He is particularly known for his role in the Danish crime drama "The Killing."

Minkwitz has also worked as a motivational speaker, sharing his experiences as a strongman and discussing the importance of discipline and hard work.

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