Politiken lancerer nyt historiemagasinLæs mere

The Danish actress Helle Virkner who has died at the age of 83.
Foto: PEDERSEN PEER

The Danish actress Helle Virkner who has died at the age of 83.

News in English

OBIT: Helle Virkner

One of Denmark's best-loved actresses and former first lady dies.

News in English

Helle Virkner, one of Denmark's most famous and best-loved actresses has died at the age of 83.

Virkner was married three times, including to then Danish Prime Minister Jens Otto Krag (external link).

Virkner's career began in 1946 at the Royal Theatre, but she eventually made her indelible mark on the Danish acting scene in a string of popular films and television series.

Virkner died at her home in the Copenhagen suburb of Charlottenlund.

See picture series of Helle Virkner

Annonce

For abonnenter

Annonce

Forsiden

Annonce