Connie Nielsen




Connie played the part of Ronnie Freeland, in the film 'Voyage'


Date of Birth :-3rd July, 1965

Place of Birth :-  Copenhagen, Denmark


Connie Nielsen born July 3, 1965 in Elling, Jutland (Denmark) though she was raised in Copenhagen. At a very early age Connie Nielsen began training as not only an actress but as a singer and dancer as well. By the time Connie Nielsen was 15 she began performing with her mother in local shows. By 18 she had headed off to Paris to pursue a career in the arts and soon found herself touring the world. Connie Nielsen began making films in Italy and South Africa before coming to New York in 1993 to make her English film debut in a made for TV thriller with Rutger Hauer and Eric Roberts called Voyage. Nielsen, fluent in English, German, Danish, Swedish, Italian and French, has since found herself in mainly big-money Hollywood films and spending most of her time in the U.S. After Voyage Connie Nielsen was cast in the big budget The Devil's Advocate. Since working with Al Pacino and Keanu Reeves she has gone on to appear opposite Kurt Russell in Soldier, Russell Crowe in Gladiator and Bill Murray in the superb Rushmore. Her next few projects also place her with some well known names, including Robin Williams in One Hour Photo, Tommy Lee Jones in The Hunted in 2003 and with John Travolta and Samuel L. Jackson who reunite in Basic.

One of Connie's hobbies is collecting designer sunglasses. She owns around 200 pairs.