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Morten Grunwald


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... See full bio »

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Known For

Fem mand og Rosa
Fem mand og Rosa 'Smukke-Arne' Arne Herluf Jensen
(1964)
Hvid nat
Hvid nat Jacob Nymann
(2007)
Olsen-banden i Jylland
Olsen-banden i Jylland Benny Frandsen
(1971)
Olsen-banden ser rødt
Olsen-banden ser rødt Benny Frandsen
(1976)

Filmography

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 2018 Vitello (completed)
Gud (voice)
 2014 Stille hjerte
Poul
 2010 Eksperimentet
Hr. Omann
 2010 I Frodes hoved (TV Movie)
August
 2009 Store drømme (TV Series)
Cencor
- Audition (2009) ... Cencor
 2007 Hvid nat
Jacob Nymann
 2007 When a Man Comes Home
Direktøren
 2007 The Taste of Hair (Short)
Valentin
 2007 Den sorte Madonna
Kurt
 1998 Olsen Bandens sidste stik
Benny Frandsen
 1998 I Wonder Who's Kissing You Now
Producenten Peter
 1996 Den store Kul-Tur (TV Movie)
Kultur borgmester
 1996 Die Olsenbande Mächtig gewaltig (Short)
Benny Frandsen
 1988 Mord i Paradis
Redaktør Otzen
 1987 Hip hip hurra!
Michael Ancher
 1986 Jul på slottet (TV Series)
Kongen
- Episode #1.24 (1986) ... Kongen
- Episode #1.23 (1986) ... Kongen
- Episode #1.22 (1986) ... Kongen
- Episode #1.21 (1986) ... Kongen
- Episode #1.20 (1986) ... Kongen
 1986 Ballerup Boulevard
Ralf, Pinky's Father
 1986 Mord i mørket
Redaktøren
 1986 Oviri
 1981 Olsen-banden over alle bjerge!
Benny Frandsen
 1979 Olsen-banden overgiver sig aldrig
Benny Frandsen
 1979 Matador (TV Series)
Ernst Nyborg
- Komme Fremmede (1979) ... Ernst Nyborg
 1978 Olsen-banden går i krig
Benny Frandsen
 1977 Olsen-banden deruda'
Benny Frandsen
 1976 Olsen-banden ser rødt
Benny Frandsen
 1976 Kassen stemmer
Redaktør Andersen
 1976 Den dobbelte mand
Hugo
 1976 Hjerter er trumf
Arkitekten
 1975 Olsen-banden på sporet
Benny Frandsen
 1972-1975 Huset på Christianshavn (TV Series)
Konsulent Helmskov / Jesper / Mand med papegøje
- Havde Mor anet (1975) ... Konsulent Helmskov
- Jert hus skal I bygge (1975) ... Jesper
- Nordøstlig kuling, det blæser på Hebriderne (1972) ... Mand med papegøje
 1975 Kun sandheden
Kriminalassistent Ejnarsen
 1974 Den meget talende barber (TV Movie)
Leonard
 1974 Olsen-bandens sidste bedrifter
Benny Frandsen
 1973 Olsen-banden går amok
Benny Frandsen
 1972 Olsen-bandens store kup
Benny Frandsen
 1972 Nyheden (TV Short)
Peter
 1971 Pelsen (TV Short)
Lange Aage
 1971 Olsen-banden i Jylland
Benny Frandsen
 1971 I morgen, min elskede
David
 1971 Ferien (TV Movie)
Per
 1970 Sulevælling (TV Movie)
Monty Blatt
 1970 The Ways of Women
Fireman
 1969 Olsen-banden på spanden
Benny Frandsen
 1969 Pigen fra Egborg
Fuldmægtig hos Mikkelsen
 1969 Along Came a Soldier
Schæfer's håndlanger
 1968/I Olsen-banden
Benny Frandsen
 1968 Soldaterkammerater på bjørnetjeneste
Læge Bjørn Bille (uncredited)
 1968 I den grønne skov
Bertram
 1967 Far laver sovsen
Herbert Nielsen
 1967 Martha
Knud Hansen
 1967 Smukke-Arne og Rosa
Arne Herluf Jensen
 1967 Det er ikke appelsiner, det er heste
Kunstmaler Richard Hansen
 1966 Et minde om to mandage (TV Movie)
 1966 I stykker (TV Movie)
Jan
 1966 Slap af Frede!
Frede Hansen
 1966 Nu stiger den
Petersen
 1966 Dyden går amok
Niels
 1965 Slå først Frede!
Frede Hansen
 1965 Een pige og 39 sømænd
Skibselektriker Peter Eberhardt
 1965 Landmandsliv
Fritz Triddelfitz
 1965 Wilde west (TV Movie)
Chuck Cooper
 1965 En ven i bolignøden
Harry Olsen
 1964 Fem mand og Rosa
'Smukke-Arne' Arne Herluf Jensen
 1964 Døden kommer til middag
Bertel Lindberg
 1964 Selvmordsskolen
Søn
 1964/I Eurydike (TV Movie)
Regissør
 1963 Epilogue
Ivan
 1963 En af dagene (TV Movie)
Mogens
 1961 Een blandt mange
Læderjakken
 1961 Jetpiloter
Pilot i eskadrille 794
 1961 Løgn og løvebrøl
Journalist
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