More Ulrich Thomsen Bios & Profiles
Biography #2 (for The Weight of Water)Ulrich Thomsen received international acclaim for his role as Christian in CELEBRATION, which won the 1998 Cannes Film Festival Jury Prize. Thomsen's prizes for this role include the Danish Film Academy Award and the Danish Critic Award for Best Male actor, and he was nominated for Best Actor in the 1998 European Film Awards. Thomsen's performance in THE GREATEST HEROES brought him a Danish Film Academy Award for Best Male Supporting Actor and The Nordic Film Festival (Rouen, France) Best Male Award. He also starred in ELECTION NIGHT, which won the 1999 Academy Award for Best Short Film. His film credits include THE ZOOKEEPER, THE WORLD IS NOT ENOUGH, ON DEEP WATER, BABY DOOM, THE SECT, PORTLAND, NIGHTWATCH, and ANGEL OF THE NIGHT. Thomsen was recently seen earlier this year in KILLING ME SOFTLY, which costarred Heather Graham and Joseph Finnes. He can be seen this winter starring in the drama MAX alongside John Cusack.
His television feature credits are The Suitcase, A Success and Dead Line. Other television credits include The Brewer and Charlot and Charlotte.
Bio courtesy Lionsgate Films for "The Weight of Water" (07-Oct-2002)