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Axel Strøbye

Strøbye was most famous for his comedy roles, as the confused uncle in Min søsters børn (My sisters Children) and the hustler Gyldenkål in Familien Gyldenkål (The Goldcabbage Family). But his biggest role and success was in Matador the TV series a lawyer Skjold Hansen, he started his acting career and education as an actor at Det Kongelige Teater (The Royal Danish theater), he also worked at Folketeatret (The peoples theater). Strøbye made his movie debut in Nåler 1951 and his last role was in 1998, as the aging inspector in the legendary Olsen Banden movies.

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Feb 22, 1928 In Frederiksberg, Denmark
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Naalen 1951-01-29
Latest Project:
Movie Prop and Berta 2001-01-26
Known For
Poster of Carl Th. Dreyer: My Metier
Poster of Tre mand frem for en trold
Poster of A Day Without Lies
Poster of Sextet
Movie Prop and Berta Borgmester Frandsen (voice) 2001-01-26
Movie The Olsen Gang's Last Trick Jensen 1998-12-18
Movie Carl Th. Dreyer: My Metier Interview Subject 1995-12-28
Movie Frække Frida og de frygtløse spioner Fridas morfar Carl 1994-03-18
Movie Høfeber Overlæge 1991-12-20
Movie Camping Kraftværkschef Viborg 1990-02-09
Movie Sidste akt Unknown 1987-01-23
Movie Babette's Feast The Coach 1987-08-11
Movie The Fight For The Red Cow Unknown 1987-11-27
Movie Pelle the Conqueror Kongstrup - Kungsgården Landlord 1987-12-21
Movie The Chronic Innocence Rektor 1985-10-04
Movie Rainfox Brander 1984-12-26
Series Anthonsen Fredlund 1984-12-01
Movie Otto Is a Rhino Hr. Otto Løwe 1983-03-25
Movie Topsy Turvy Unknown 1983-10-06
Movie May Hilmer 1983-06-17
Movie Kidnapning De Mille 1982-10-15
Movie The Olsen Gang Long Gone Kriminalkommissar Jensen 1981-12-26
Movie Jeppe på Bjerget Ridefogeden 1981-02-16
Movie The Olsen Gang Jumps the Fence Detective Jensen 1981-10-16
Movie Kick Me in the Traditions! Doktor Schmidt 1979-09-17
Movie The Olsen Gang Never Surrenders Detective Jensen 1979-12-26
Movie The Olsen Gang Goes to War Detective Jensen 1978-10-06
Movie Vandalism Unknown 1977-11-04
Movie Watch Your Back, Professor! Unknown 1977-08-19
Movie The Olsen Gang Outta Sight Detective Jensen 1977-09-30
Movie The Goldcabbage Family Gets the Vote Charles Gyldenkål 1977-10-17
Movie Flaming Fire Chief Brand-Børge 1976-02-20
Movie Kassen stemmer Direktør Karmann 1976-08-02
Movie The Goldcabbage Family Breaks the Bank Charles Gyldenkål 1976-12-26
Movie The Olsen Gang Sees Red Detective Jensen 1976-10-01
Movie The Ghost Train Heinz-Otto von Münsterland, chauffør 1976-08-13
Movie The Goldcabbage Family Charles Gyldenkål / Iversen 1975-01-01
Movie The Olsen Gang on the Track Detective Jensen 1975-09-26
Movie Me, Too, in the Mafia Olfert 1974-09-26
Movie The Last Exploits of the Olsen Gang Detective Jensen 1974-10-04
Movie Fætrene på Torndal Frands 1973-09-07
Movie The Olsen Gang Runs Amok Detective Jensen 1973-10-05
Movie How to Behave in a Fourposter Bed Baron Joachim von Hasteen 1972-02-04
Movie Bedside Highway Hr. Bosserup 1972-09-15
Movie Bedside Head Hr. Bosted 1972-03-03
Movie Tjærehandleren Verner Vestad, distriktslæge 1971-08-12
Movie Kid Gang on the Go Onkel Erik Lund 1971-10-15
Movie Bedroom Mazurka Otto Bostedt 1970-08-30
Movie Mig og dig Henning Hansen, jurist 1969-02-17
Movie Helle for Lykke Hr. Steffensen 1969-06-27
Movie Ta' lidt solskin Poul Otto Madsen 1969-10-17
Movie The Veterinarian's Adopted Children Cirkusdirektør Don Pedro 1968-11-29
Movie Wife on vacation Allan Thorsen 1967-07-28
Movie Tre mand frem for en trold Max, journalist 1967-02-24
Movie Love Thy Neighbour Hotelvært Kostøl 1967-09-01
Movie Six Kids and the Honeymooners Onkel Erik Lund 1967-10-13
Movie I, a lover Ole Schmidt 1966-04-10
Movie Dyden går amok N.O., højesteretssagfører 1966-03-24
Movie Nu stiger den Just 1966-08-24
Movie Six Kids and Their Uncle Erik Lund 1966-09-30
Movie It's Nifty in the Navy Unknown 1965-09-03
Movie The Girl and the Playboy Max - imprisario for Marlene 1965-10-15
Movie Hold da helt ferie Søren Justesen 1965-12-26
Movie Mor bag rattet Racer Robert 1965-11-05
Movie Een pige og 39 sømænd Captain Barker 1965-11-12
Movie Tine Unknown 1964-09-04
Movie Selvmordsskolen Doktor X 1964-03-30
Movie Premiere i helvede Richard - Direktør 1964-10-30
Movie Gertrud Axel Nygen 1964-12-19
Movie A Day Without Lies Unknown 1963-09-02
Movie Sextet Unknown 1963-01-01
Movie The Girl and the Press Photographer Aksel Gormsen 1963-02-15
Movie Bussen Lars 1963-10-04
Movie South of Tana River Derek 1963-12-20
Movie Crazy Paradise Hjalmer 1962-07-26
Movie Duellen Unknown 1962-02-09
Movie Han, hun, Dirch og Dario Henry 1962-03-23
Movie Oskar Egon Larsen, massør 1962-10-12
Movie Det stod i avisen Peter 1962-09-25
Movie Den grønne elevator Unknown 1961-08-21
Movie Den sidste vinter Erik Sørensen 1960-09-30
Movie Faith, Hope and Witchcraft Vred mand 1960-03-25
Movie The Poet and the Little Mother Landmåleren 1959-03-06
Movie Styrmand Karlsen Unknown 1958-10-30
Movie Be Dear to Me Unknown 1957-03-01
Movie Kristiane af Marstal Svendsen 1956-08-03
Movie The Young Have No Time Unknown 1956-12-26
Movie Karen, Maren og Mette Unknown 1954-08-16
Movie Jan går til filmen Regissør 1954-04-19
Movie I kongens klæ'r Thorvald Rønne 1954-09-24
Movie Father of Four: In the Snow Unknown 1954-11-01
Movie Vores lille by Unknown 1954-11-08
Movie Det er så yndigt at følges ad Unknown 1954-12-02
Movie Fløjtespilleren Klarinetspiller 1953-12-18
Movie Det gælder livet Unknown 1953-12-21
Movie Naalen Unknown 1951-01-29