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Details

Birth: 1980


Language: Norwegian, English, Finland-Swedish, French (basic)


Height: 163 cm


Eyes: Blue


Hair: Brown


Contact
Annika Witkowska
annika@salomonssonagency.com

Agnes Kittelsen

Agnes Kittelsen is an awarded and highly sought after Norwegian actor with extensive experience ranging from feature film, to TV and theatre.

Kittelsen knew from a young age that she wanted work with film and theatre and at age 16 she moved from Kristiansand to the capital Oslo, to begin pursuing a career in acting. In 2003, Kittelsen graduated from the Oslo National Academy of the Arts and soon after made her TV debut in the series Skolen (2004-2005) in the lead part of Anneli.

2008 saw her big screen debut, in the acclaimed action drama Max Manus, for which she was awarded ‘Best Supporting Actress’ at both the Amanda Awards and Kanonprisen. In 2010 she starred in the drama comedy Happy, happy which among else won the Grand Jury Prize at Sundance. She also received ‘Best Actress’ nods at the aforementioned Amanda Awards and Kanonprisen for her stand out portrayal of Kaja.

2012 marked the release of the adventure film Kon-Tiki wherein Kittelsen portrayed Liv Heyerdahl. Kon-Tiki received an Oscar nomination for ‘Best Foreign Language Film’, among numerous other awards and nominations.

The following years she made praised performances in the acclaimed TV series The Half Brother (2013) and Dag (2010-2015). Her most recent work include the scandalous success series Exit (2019-2023) for which she was nominated for a Golden Screen for ‘Best Actor’, and the celebrated feature film Full dekning (2022).

Kittelsen’s love for storytelling has also led her down the path of directing. In 2018 she directed an episode for the comedy drama One Night.

Furthermore, Kittelsen is a highly accomplished theatre actor and has performed on many renowned stages including Oslo National Theatre, Bergen National Theatre, Oslo Norwegian Theatre, Norway’s National Traveling Theatre and BAM in New York.

Awards

Golden Screen Nominee (Best Actor) Norway – Exit 2021
Amanda Award Nominee (Best Actress) Norway – Staying Alive 2015
Amanda Award Nominee (Best Actress) Norway – Sykt lykkelig Happy, Happy 2011
Kanonprisen Nominee (Best Actress) Norway – Sykt lykkelig Happy, Happy 2011
Kanonprisen (Best Actress) Norway – Max Manus 2009
Amanda Award (Best Supporting Actress) Norway – Max Manus 2009
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Details

Birth: 1980


Language: Norwegian, English, Finland-Swedish, French (basic)


Height: 163 cm


Eyes: Blue


Hair: Brown


Contact
Annika Witkowska
annika@salomonssonagency.com

Filmography

The Playlist
(TV Mini-Series, Yellow Bird)
Dir. Per-Olav Sørensen
 (BiographyDrama)
post-production
2022
Full dekning
(Feature film, Storm Films)
Dir. Arild Andresen
 (ComedyDrama)
2022
Pørni
(TV Series, Monster Scripted)
Dir. Gunnar Vikene
 (ComedyDrama)
2021 - 2022
Hjelperytteren 110% Honest
(Feature film, Ape&Bjørn)
Dir. Jannicke Systad Jacobsen
 (ComedyDrama)
2019
Skammerens datter II: Slangens gave The Shamer's Daughter 2: The Serpent Gift
(Feature film, Nepenthe Film)
Dir. Ask Hasselbalch
 (AdventureDramaFantasy)
2019
Mellem os
(TV Series, Anagram)
Dir. Eigil Langmark
 (Drama)
2019
Beforeigners
(TV Series, Rubicon TV)
Dir. Jens Lien
 (CrimeDramaSci-Fi)
2019 - 2022
Exit
(TV Series, Fremantle Media)
Dir. Øystein Karlsen
 (CrimeDramaThriller)
2019 - 2023
En affære
(Feature film, FilmBros)
Dir. Henrik Martin Dahlsbakken
 (DramaThriller)
2018
Pyromanen Pyromaniac
(Feature film, Glør Film)
Dir. Erik Skjoldbjærg
 (CrimeDramaMystery)
2016
Hæsjtægg
(TV Series, ANTI TV)
Dir. Marie Kristiansen
 (Drama)
2015
Staying Alive
(Feature film, Maipo Film)
Dir. Charlotte Blom
 (Comedy)
2015
Prästen i paradiset Happy Hour in Paradise
(Feature film, Fundament Film)
Dir. Kjell Sundvall
 (Comedy)
2015
Neste Sommer
(TV Series, Feelgood SFT)
Dir. Simen Alsvik
 (Comedy)
2014
Halvbroren The Half Brother
(TV Mini-Series, Monster Film)
Dir. Per-Olav Sørensen
 (DramaMystery)
2013
Kon-Tiki
(Feature film, Recorded Picture Company)
Dir. Joachim Rønning & Espen Sandberg
 (ActionAdventure)
2012
Dag
(TV Series, Kamerakameratene)
Dir. Øystein Karlsen
 (ComedyDrama)
2010 - 2015
Neglect
(Short, SF Norge)
Dir. Lilja Ingolfsdottir
 (Drama)
2010
Sykt lykkelig Happy, Happy
(Feature film, Maipo Film)
Dir. Anne Sewitsky
 (ComedyDrama)
2010
Luftslottet som sprängdes The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest
(Feature film, Nordisk Film)
Dir. Daniel Alfredson
 (CrimeDramaThriller)
2009
Max Manus
(Feature film, B&T Film)
Joachim Rønning & Espen Sandberg
 (ActionDrama)
2008
Honningfellen
(TV Series, Nordisk Film)
Dir. Per-Olav Sørensen
 (Crime)
2008
Road Movie
(Short, Zarepta Film Production)
Dir. Siv Aksnes & Niels Peter Hærem
2006
Brødrene Dal og mysteriet med Karl XIIs gamasjer
(TV Series, NRK)
Dir. Torunn Calmeyer Ringen
 (ComedyCrimeDrama)
2005
Skolen
(TV Series, NRK)
Dir. Trygve Allister Diesen
 (Drama)
2004 - 2005