Nikolaj Coster-Waldau

Nikolaj Coster-Waldau

Danish actor and screenwriter
Nikolaj William Coster-Waldau is a Danish actor and producer. He graduated from the Danish National School of Performing Arts in Copenhagen in 1993, and had his breakthrough role in Denmark with the film Nightwatch .Wikipedia
BornJuly 27, 1970
HometownRudkøbing, Denmark
Net worth$16 million
Height6'2" (1.88m)
SpouseNukâka Coster-Waldau (m 1997 - present)
ChildrenSafina Coster-Waldau , Fillippa Coster-Waldau
ParentsHanne Søborg Coster , Fritzer Waldau
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Nikolaj Coster-Waldau turned 'weird' after eating entire 'hash cake' as a teen

  • Nikolaj Coster-Waldau has recalled how he turned a "little weird" after eating an entire "hash cake" as a teenager. During an appearance on The Kelly Clarkson Show on Monday, host Kelly asked the Game of Thrones actor if he had been interested in the Dungeons & Dragons game growing up. Nikolaj confessed he wasn't a big fan, but that he once consumed a marijuana-infused cake while hanging out with an amateur acting group when he was at high school. "They baked this cake for me. I like cake," he s

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Celebrity Birthday: Nikolaj Coster-Waldau

On the 27th of July, Nikolaj Coster-Waldau celebrates his birthday.
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AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
2022Bodil AwardsBest ActorA Taste of HungerNominated
2022Robert AwardBest Actor in a Leading RoleA Taste of HungerNominated
2020Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesGame of ThronesNominated
2019Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama SeriesGame of ThronesNominated
2018Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama SeriesGame of ThronesNominated