• Connie  Nielsen

    Connie Nielsen

    Born on July 3rd, 1965

    From Elling, Frederikshavn, Denmark

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Brødre Poster

Brødre

When Danish army officer Michael (Ulrich Thomsen) is sent to Afghanistan, his mission quickly goes awry, leading to his imprisonment. When news of Michael's disappearance and presumed death reaches home, his errant, drifter brother, Jannik (Nikolaj Lie Kaas), mends his ways to provide support for Michael's family and wife, Sarah (Connie Nielsen). Eventually, Jannik and Sarah develop deep feelings for one another. However, when Michael is rescued and returned home, things take a dark turn.

Bodil Awards (2005)
Won
Best Actress
Gladiator Poster

Gladiator

Commodus (Joaquin Phoenix) takes power and strips rank from Maximus (Russell Crowe), one of the favored generals of his predecessor and father, Emperor Marcus Aurelius, the great stoical philosopher. Maximus is then relegated to fighting to the death in the gladiator arenas.

Screen Actors Guild Awards (2001)
Nominated
Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture