Morten Grunwald

D.O.B: Dec 09, 1934 |

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Born in Odense, Denmark on December 9th, 1934, Morten Grunwald is World famous in Denmark for several popular film roles. Most famous, however, will always be his Benny in all of the Olsen Banden films, where he starred alongside Ove Sprogøe and Poul Bundgaard.

Biography

Born in Odense, Denmark on December 9th, 1934, Morten Grunwald is World famous in Denmark for several popular film roles. Most famous, however, will always be his Benny in all of the Olsen Banden films, where he starred alongside Ove Sprogøe and Poul Bundgaard. He attended Odense Theatrical School in 1958 and graduated from The Royal Theater of Denmarks Theatrical School in 1962. Since 1971, he has been the director of several theatres in Copenhagen: Bristol Teatret (1971-1980), Betty Nansen Teatret (1980-1992), Østre Gasværk (1992-1998).