Ranking Denmark’s Most Popular Celebrities
Celebrity culture in Denmark is just as prominent as other parts of the world and there are some very famous faces who you may have heard of but will be surprised to learn that they are in fact from Denmark. From social media stars to famous musicians and actors and actresses, Denmark has been home to many very talented people worthy of showing their talent on a national level. Although many of the celebrities on this list have ventured away from Denmark to pursue their career their talent cannot be denied.
Sandi Toksvig is a very well-known actress, comedian, and television personality, particularly under the UK’s Channel 4 network. She has starred in a number of her own one-woman shows where she has audiences in fits of laughter with her extremely entertaining comedy sets. Her most recent appearance would have to be her position as a presenter on the Great British Bake Off, this role of hosting alongside Noel Fielding has turned Sandi into a household face who viewers truly loved seeing every week on their television screens with her iconic banter and baking puns to help lighten the mood.
Although she was born in the United States in New York, you may be shocked to learn that famous actress Scarlett Johansen actually has a very strong Danish heritage on her father’s side. Scarlett has been a very well-liked actress since her first appearance in the film world, which has provided her with a huge acting career and successful income. Scarlett is also very well known for her charity work where she has been involved in many different schemes, including a huge drive for transforming urban spaces using environmentally friendly methods, if this something you would be interested in supporting then finds out more at ghform.dk.
Another actor who has featured in some very successful movies and television shows would have to be Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, his most notable appearance as Jamie Lannister in Game of Thrones has brought him much success thanks to his excellent portrayal of this ruthless character which fans of the show really loved, and hated. Nikolaj is Danish and actually completed the majority of his official acting education in Denmark before he set off around the world to make his mark on the acting scene and build a very successful career for himself.
The final celebrity from Denmark on this list would have to be none other than famous actress, model, TV personality, and singer Brigitte Nielson. Brigitte is a huge personality that shines through in everything she does, this versatile performer has a strong work ethic which can be seen in her performances on TV, her music, and through things as simple as the way that she interacts with her fans. This huge star is one of Denmark’s biggest success stories in terms of building a huge empire within the entertainment industry. The fact that Brigitte has been able to achieve so much over the years is why she is worthy of being one of Denmark’s most popular celebrities.