Pilou Asbæk
Birthday: 1982-03-02
Johan Philip "Pilou" Asbæk (born 2 March 1982) is a Danish actor. Asbæk, the son of gallery owners Patricia and Jacob Asbæk, graduated from Denmark's Statens Teaterskole in summer 2008. He is best known for his role as troubled spin doctor Kasper Juul in the Danish TV political drama Borgen, which is his biggest role to date. In 2009 he played soldier David Grüner in an episode of the second season of another Danish TV series, Forbrydelsen. He was among the recipients of the Shooting Stars Award at the 2011 Berlin International Film Festival. On 10 May he was co-host of the Eurovision Song Contest 2014 in Copenhagen, with Lise Rønne and Nikolaj Koppel. Some critics commented adversely on the obscure jokes shared by the presenters throughout the televised show.
Career History
Being Produced
ISS as Alexey Pulov
Salem's Lot as Richard Straker
2023
2022
Project X-Traction as Owen Paddock
Samaritan as Cyrus
Uncharted as Gage
2021
Outside the Wire as Victor Koval
2020
2019
2018
The Guardian Angel as Anders Olsen
Overlord as Captain Wafner
2017
2016
Ben-Hur as Pontius Pilate
The Great Wall as Bouchard
2015
April 9th as Sekondløjtnant Sand
A War as Claus Michael Pedersen
Natural Disorder as (voice)
2014
The Absent One as Ditlev Pram
Lucy as Richard
Silent Heart as Dennis
Speed Walking as Onkel Kristian
2013
Sex, Drugs & Taxation as Simon Spies
2012
A Hijacking as Mikkel Hartmann
2011
A Family as Peter
Bora Bora as Jim
2010
R as Rune
Venus as Rasmus
2009
Monster Busters as Søren
2008
Worlds Apart as Teis
Crying for Love as Oliver
Comeback as Kris