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List of famous film actors and actresses from Norway, listed by their popularity with photos when available. Norway has given birth to some great movie actors and actresses over the years, many of who have gone on to star in comedies, dramas, horror movies and more. These are some of the best Norwegian screen actors in the history of the world, so if you're a native of Norway and an aspiring actor/actress then these are people you should look up to.

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Liv Ullmann is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Popular Film Actors from Norway
A Bridge Too Far, Persona, Cries and Whispers Liv Johanne Ullmann is a Norwegian actress and film director. She is known as one of the "muses" of Swedish director Ingmar Bergman. Ullmann won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – ...more

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Iselin Steiro is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Popular Film Actors from Norway
Oslo, August 31st Iselin Steiro is a model and an actress.

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Natassia Malthe is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Popular Film Actors from Norway
Elektra, Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief, Me Natassia Malthe is a Norwegian model and actress.

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Vlasta Vrána is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Popular Film Actors from Norway
The Day After Tomorrow, Secret Window, Shivers Vlasta Vrana is a Canadian actor of Czech descent. His surname means "crow" in Czech.

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Sverre Anker Ousdal is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Popular Film Actors from Norway
Insomnia, Hamsun, Kitchen Stories Sverre Anker Ousdal is a Norwegian actor born in Flekkefjord, Norway.

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Richard Matheson is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Popular Film Actors from Norway
The Godfather Part II, Somewhere in Time Richard Burton Matheson was an American author and screenwriter, primarily in the fantasy, horror, and science fiction genres. He may be known best as the author of I Am Legend, a 1954 horror ...more

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Vegar Hoel is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Popular Film Actors from Norway
Dead Snow, Age of Heroes, The Man Who Loved Yngve Vegar Hoel is an actor.

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Jonas Brunvoll, Jr. is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Popular Film Actors from Norway
Jonas Brunvoll, Jr. Arven Jonas Brunvoll was a Norwegian opera singer and actor.

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Odd Børretzen is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Popular Film Actors from Norway
One Day a Man Bought a House, Alt for Norge Odd Lunde Børretzen was a Norwegian author, illustrator, translator, and one of the most significant text writers, folk singers and artists in Norway.

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Marit Andreassen is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Popular Film Actors from Norway
Marit Andreassen BaldGuy, Jonny Vang, The Crossing Marit Adeleide Andreassen is an actress.

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Gregg Palmer is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Popular Film Actors from Norway
The Shootist, Shenandoah, The Shaggy Dog [1959] Gregg Palmer, originally Palmer Lee is an American actor, known primarily for his prolific work in television westerns, and his intimidating 6'4 height and weight of 300 lbs. He appeared from ...more

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Stig Henrik Hoff is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Popular Film Actors from Norway
The Thing, Max Manus: Man of War, Into the White Stig Henrik Hoff is a Norwegian actor. He was born in Vadsø, but grew up in Berlevåg and Fiskum. His nickname is "hoffer´n". Hoff speaks German and English fluently. ...more

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Christian Rubeck is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Popular Film Actors from Norway
Millions, Max Manus: Man of War, Reprise Christian Rubeck is an actor.

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Aksel Hennie is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Popular Film Actors from Norway
Headhunters, Max Manus: Man of War, Age of Heroes Aksel Hennie is a Norwegian actor, director, and screenwriter. He has acted in a number of successful films and has received several awards.

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Maria Bonnevie is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Popular Film Actors from Norway
Insomnia, Belle du Seigneur, Day and Night Anna Maria Cecilia Bonnevie is a Norwegian-Swedish actress. She was born in Västerås, Sweden, but grew up in Oslo, Norway. Her parents, both actors, are the Norwegian actress Jannik ...more

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Sonja Henie is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Popular Film Actors from Norway
Wintertime, Thin Ice, Sun Valley Serenade Sonja Henie was a Norwegian figure skater and film star. She was a three-time Olympic Champion in Ladies' Singles, a ten-time World Champion and a six-time European Champion. Henie won more ...more

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Erik Holland is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Popular Film Actors from Norway
Ghostbusters II, The Lonely Guy, Torn Curtain Erik Holland is an actor.

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Anni-Frid Lyngstad is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Popular Film Actors from Norway
ABBA: The Winner Takes It All, Abba: The Visitors, Abba: In Performance Anni-Frid Synni Princess Reuss of Plauen, widely known as Frida Lyngstad or by just the mononym Frida, is a Norwegian-born Swedish pop and jazz singer. Born in Norway to a Norwegian mother and a ...more

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Mahek Chahal is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Popular Film Actors from Norway
Wanted, Main Aurr Mrs Khanna, Chameli Mahek Chahal is an Indian Norwegian Bollywood actress and model. Chahal made her Bollywood debut as the lead role in the movie Nayee Padosan. She also featured in an item number in the movie ...more

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Fridtjov Såheim is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Popular Film Actors from Norway
Kissed by Winter, The Art of Negative Thinking, The Other Ones Fridtjov Såheim is an actor.

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Bjørn Sundquist is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Popular Film Actors from Norway
Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters, Dead Snow, Døden på Oslo S Bjørn Richard Sundquist is a Norwegian actor, famous for TV, theatre, and movie roles. For many years he worked at Det Norske Teatret and Nationaltheateret in Oslo, and he is especially ...more

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Emil Marwa is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Popular Film Actors from Norway
Code 46, Doghouse, The Guru Emil Marwa, born in 1974, is a British actor, known for his acting in films like Izzat, East Is East, and The Guru.

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Anders Danielsen Lie is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Popular Film Actors from Norway
Oslo, August 31st, Reprise Anders Danielsen Lie is a Norwegian actor, musician and medical doctor. Danielsen Lie made his film debut when he was 11 years old in the title role of Herman by Erik Gustavson. He is best known ...more

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Ane Dahl Torp is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Popular Film Actors from Norway
Dead Snow, Cold Lunch, Mercy Ane Dahl Torp is a Norwegian actress, the daughter of the Norwegian linguistics professor Arne Torp, married October 20, 2007 to the Jazz trumpeter Sjur Miljeteig, residing in Oslo with two ...more

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Julie Ege is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Popular Film Actors from Norway
On Her Majesty's Secret Service, The Legend of the 7 Golden Vampires, The Magnificent Seven Deadly Sins Julie Ege was a Norwegian actress and model. Ege was born in Høyland, Sandnes; she was a Miss Norway and Miss Universe contestant and a Penthouse Pet. In 1967, she moved to England as an ...more