Awards

Nominated European Actor  by the European Film cademy 2006 ”European Actor 2006” by the European Film Academy for “Manslaughter”
2001 “European Actor 2001” by the European Film Academy for “The Bench”
Winner of the
Danish Film Critics’ Award
“The Bodil”
(nominations not counted) 
2006 Best Actor for “Manslaughter”
2001 Best Actor for “The Bench”
1998 Best Supporting Actor for “Barbara”
1979 Best Actor for “Hor, var der ikke en som lo”
Winner of the
Danish Film Academy Award
“The Robert”
(nominations not counted)
2015 Robert for Best Supporting Actor in a TV Series in The Legacy ll
2015 Robert (as reconceptualizing Director) for Best Tv-series Drama The Legacy ll
2001 Best Actor for “The Bench”
1998 Best Supporting Actor for “Barbara”
1994 Best Supporting Actor for “Den russiske sangerinde”
1993 Best Supporting Actor for “Sofie”
Additional Awards 2001 Spezialpreis der Jury, Nordische Filmtage Lubeck for “The Bench”
2006 Rouen Film Festival Best Actor for Manslaughter
2006 Tallinn Film Festival Best Actor for Manslaughter
2006 Festival du Cinema Nordic Rhone/France Best Actor for “Manslaughter”
2006 Santo Domingo International Film Festival. Best Actor for “Manslaughter”
2009 2010 

2010

2018

2018


Swedish Oscar, the “Guldbagge” Best supp. Actor for “Maria Larsson’s Eternal Moment”   

Semana International de Cine deValladolid.  Best Actor for “A Family”   

Chicago IFF   Silver Hugo Best Actor (for Before the Frost)

Tokyo IFF  Best Actor  (for Before the Frost)                           

Also numerous
Theatre Awards, among them
2001 LO-Prisen
1994 Karen Marie Thorsens Legat
1994 Olaf Ussings Legat
1979 Marguerite Vibys Legat