Ulrich Thomsen

Ulrich Thomsen

  • Birthday: 1963-12-06
  • Place of birth: Odense, Denmark
  • Also know as: Ulrik Thomsen

Biography

Ulrich Thomsen is a Danish actor. Thomsen was born in Fyn, Denmark and graduated from the Danish National School of Theatre and Contemporary Dance in 1993, after which playing on several theatres in Copenhagen, such as Dr. Dantes Aveny, Mungo Park and Østre Gasværks Teater. His film debut was in 1994 in Nattevagten, (Nightwatch) directed by Ole Bornedal. Since then a number of roles in, among others, Thomas Vinterberg's De største Helte (1996), Susanne Bier's Sekten (1997) and Anders Thomas Jensen's Flickering Lights (2000). The major breakthrough in his career came in the 1998 film Festen followed by an important role in the James Bond film The World Is Not Enough (1999) portraying the part of henchman Sasha Davidov. This established Thomsen as an international actor, famous outside his native Denmark. He also played a part in the 2002 English film Killing Me Softly, consolidating his status as a European actor.

Filmography

The Celebration

1998

As Christian

Adam's Apples

2005

As Adam

Hitman

2007

As Mikhail Belicoff

Flickering Lights

2000

As Peter

The Broken

2008

As Dr Robert Zachman

Brothers

2004

As Michael

The International

2009

As Jonas Skarssen

Opium: Diary of a Madwoman

2007

As Dr. Brenner

Season of the Witch

2011

As Eckhardt

Baby Doom

1998

As Magnus

The Rocket Post

2004

As Gerhard Zucher

Centurion

2010

As Gorlacon

Blueprint

2003

As Dr. Martin Fisher

Lulu and Jimi

2009

As Harry Hass

The Substitute

2007

As Jesper

Angel of the Night

1998

As Alex

Tell-Tale

2009

As Lethe

Killing Me Softly

2002

As Klaus

The Silence

2010

As Peer Sommer

The Thing

2011

As Dr. Sander Halvorson

The Inheritance

2003

As Christoffer

Fear Me Not

2008

As Mikael

Clash of Egos

2006

As Tonny

In a Better World

2010

As Claus

The Biggest Heroes

1996

As Peter

Allegro

2005

As Zetterstrom

Election Night

1998

As Peter

Portland

1996

As Lasse

Impossibly Yours

2007

As Jan

Credo

1997

As Svane

P.O.V. - Point of View

2002

As Henrik

The Zookeeper

2001

As Dragov

The Miracle

2013

As Jakob

In der Überzahl

2013

As Stig Sørensen

Café Hector

1996

As Christian

The World Is Not Enough

1999

As Davidov

Sergeant Pepper

2004

As Johnny Sínger

Aya

2012

As Mr. Overby

Mortdecai

2015

As Romanov

The Commune

2016

As Erik

Nightwatch

1994

As

Mike Bassett: England Manager

2001

As Dr. Hans Shoegaarten

Max

2002

As Captain Mayr

A Second Chance

2014

As Simon

Summer of '92

2015

As Richard Møller Nielsen

Baby

2003

As Marc

Kingdom of Heaven

2005

As Templar Master

The Notebook

2013

As Offizier

The Weight of Water

2000

As John Hontvedt

Small Town Killers

2017

As Edward

In Embryo

2016

As Peter

Duplicity

2009

As Big Swiss Suit

A Regular Thing

1997

As Holger

Darling

2017

As Kristian

In Love & War

2018

As Müller

Royal Blues

1997

As Christian

Shadow of a Hero

2015

As Gustaf (voice)

Ins Leben zurück

2003

As Eric Lundgren

Slaget på tasken

1993

As Slipse-Peter

1989: A Spy Story

2019

As Jeremy Redman

Gooseboy

2019

As Knud Heinesen

The Marco Effect

2021

As Carl Mørck

Mother at War

2020

As Feldwebel Meier

The Good Traitor

2020

As Henrik Kauffmann

Solen er så rød

2000

As Sælger

A Violent Man

2022

As Warden Goodwillie

Take My Hand

2022

As Claes

Stockholm Bloodbath

2024

As Hemming Gadh

Boundless

2024

As Carl Mørck

Liberation

2023

As Lauritz

Ripple

2023

As

Apparat

0000

As

Production

Han, hun og Strindberg

2006

As Producer

Baby

2003

As Executive Producer

In Embryo

2016

As Director

In Embryo

2016

As Writer

In Embryo

2016

As Producer

In Embryo

2016

As Executive Producer

American Sausage Standoff

2021

As Director

American Sausage Standoff

2021

As Producer

Manderlay

2005

As Thanks

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