Danish screen actress who starred as Detective Sarah Lund in the tv screen series Forbrydelsen, and in addition appeared in the 2004 film Aftermath. She made an appearance early in her profession in movie director Astrid Henning-Jensen’s film Youth Road. She was the receiver of two Bodil Honours and five Robert Honours (Danish film honors), and she was also nominated for a global Emmy Prize in 2008. She was created in Copenhagen to two architects. She afterwards married and acquired two kids. She co-starred with Mads Mikkelsen in the 2000 humor, Blinkende Lygter (“Flickering Lighting”).