High attendance from Westeros has been announced, because with Nikolaj Coster-Waldau in the role of the “Kingslayer” Jaime Lannister we welcome one of the Game of Thrones main characters at CCON | COMIC CON GERMANY. Since 2011, the Danish-born actor has been featured in all eight seasons of the critically acclaimed and extremely successful fantasy series.
Nikolaj completed his training as an actor at the Statens Teaterskole and only one year later he became a star in his native country with the leading role in Nightwatch. (Re-filmed in Hollywood in 1997 with Ewan McGregor). With Vlid spor and The Bouncer followed two other successful productions, for which he was nominated for the renowned Danish film award “Robert” as the best leading actor.
Nikolaj Coster-Waldau gained international fame in the war drama Black Hawk Dawn (2001). In 2013 he made a detour into the horror genre in the Spanish-Canadian production Mama and in the same year he played as weapons expert Sykes alongside Tom Cruise, Morgan Freeman and Melissa Leo in the science fiction spectacle Oblivion. Nikolaj is also featured in the cult series The Simpsons. In the episode, set in a medieval world (“The Serfsons”, Season 29, Episode 1), he speaks Markery. Whether film productions, TV series or television films, the filmography of this versatile actor is constantly growing.
We are curious to see what exciting stories Nikolaj Coster-Waldau has packed into his travel bag for CCON | COMIC CON GERMANY. Get your ticket now.