Anders Danielsen Lie

Anders Danielsen Lie (born 1 January 1979) is a Norwegian actor, musician and medical doctor. Danielsen Lie made his film debut when he was 11 years old in the title role of Herman (1990) by Erik Gustavson. He is best known for his leading roles in multi-award winning Reprise (2006) and Oslo, 31 August (2011) by Danish-Norwegian director Joachim Trier. Oslo, 31 August was selected for Un Certain Regard at the 2011 Cannes Film Festival.

Hidden (2009)

Painful memories arise when Kai Koss inherits his dead mother's house and goes back to his childhood home after 19 years.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pål Øie
CAST:  Arthur Berning  •  Knut Morten Brekke  •  Gabriel August Gjønnes  •  Agnes Karin Haaskjold

Painful memories arise when Kai Koss inherits his dead mother's house and goes back to his childhood home after 19 years.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Pål Øie
CAST:  Arthur Berning  •  Knut Morten Brekke  •  Gabriel August Gjønnes  •  Agnes Karin Haaskjold

Tomme tønner (2010)

Three small-time criminals finally get the chance to climb the ladder - but manages to mess it all up in royal manners....  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leon Bashir  •  Sebastian Dalén
CAST:  Leon Bashir  •  Anders Danielsen Lie  •  Farrakh Abbas  •  Einar Kvarving Aarvig

Three small-time criminals finally get the chance to climb the ladder - but manages to mess it all up in royal manners....  (more)

DIRECTION:  Leon Bashir  •  Sebastian Dalén
CAST:  Leon Bashir  •  Anders Danielsen Lie  •  Farrakh Abbas  •  Einar Kvarving Aarvig

Oslo, August 31st (2011)

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One day in the life of Anders, a young recovering drug addict, who takes a brief leave from his treatment center to interview for a job and catch up with old friends in Oslo.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joachim Trier
CAST:  Anders Danielsen Lie  •  Hans Olav Brenner  •  Ingrid Olava  •  Tone Beate Mostraum

One day in the life of Anders, a young recovering drug addict, who takes a brief leave from his treatment center to interview for a job and catch up with old friends in Oslo.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joachim Trier
CAST:  Anders Danielsen Lie  •  Hans Olav Brenner  •  Ingrid Olava  •  Tone Beate Mostraum

Reprise (2006)

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Two competitive friends, fueled by literary aspirations and youthful exuberance, endure the pangs of love, depression and burgeoning careers.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joachim Trier
CAST:  Anders Danielsen Lie  •  Espen Klouman Høiner  •  Viktoria Winge  •  Christian Rubeck

Two competitive friends, fueled by literary aspirations and youthful exuberance, endure the pangs of love, depression and burgeoning careers.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joachim Trier
CAST:  Anders Danielsen Lie  •  Espen Klouman Høiner  •  Viktoria Winge  •  Christian Rubeck

Fidelio, Alice's Odyssey (2014)

Alice is a sailor. While her partner Félix waits for her on land, she sets off as second mechanic on the Fidelio, an old freighter. On board, she discovers not only that her predecessor has just died, but also that the skipper is none other than the first great ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lucie Borleteau
CAST:  Ariane Labed  •  Melvil Poupaud  •  Anders Danielsen Lie  •  Pascal Tagnati

Alice is a sailor. While her partner Félix waits for her on land, she sets off as second mechanic on the Fidelio, an old freighter. On board, she discovers not only that her predecessor has just died, but also that the skipper is none other than the first great ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Lucie Borleteau
CAST:  Ariane Labed  •  Melvil Poupaud  •  Anders Danielsen Lie  •  Pascal Tagnati

Personal Shopper (2016)

Maureen, mid-20s, is a personal shopper for a media celebrity. The job pays for her stay in Paris, a city she refuses to leave until she makes contact with her twin brother who previously died there. Her life becomes more complicated when a mysterious person ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Olivier Assayas
CAST:  Kristen Stewart  •  Lars Eidinger  •  Sigrid Bouaziz  •  Anders Danielsen Lie

Maureen, mid-20s, is a personal shopper for a media celebrity. The job pays for her stay in Paris, a city she refuses to leave until she makes contact with her twin brother who previously died there. Her life becomes more complicated when a mysterious person ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Olivier Assayas
CAST:  Kristen Stewart  •  Lars Eidinger  •  Sigrid Bouaziz  •  Anders Danielsen Lie

Approaching the Unknown (2016)

Captain William Stanaforth is on a one-way solo mission to take the first steps in colonising Mars. Like all pioneers throughout history, Stanaforth will face insurmountable odds and life and death decisions as he rockets bravely through space.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Elijah Rosenberg
CAST:  Mark Strong  •  Luke Wilson  •  Sanaa Lathan  •  Anders Danielsen Lie

Captain William Stanaforth is on a one-way solo mission to take the first steps in colonising Mars. Like all pioneers throughout history, Stanaforth will face insurmountable odds and life and death decisions as he rockets bravely through space.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mark Elijah Rosenberg
CAST:  Mark Strong  •  Luke Wilson  •  Sanaa Lathan  •  Anders Danielsen Lie

This Summer Feeling (2015)

Sasha, a thirty-year-old French woman, dies suddenly in Berlin. Her Fiancé, Lawrence, and her sister Zoé, must come to terms as the consequences of this shock set in.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mikhaël Hers
CAST:  Anders Danielsen Lie  •  Judith Chemla  •  Marie Rivière  •  Stéphanie Daub-Laurent

Sasha, a thirty-year-old French woman, dies suddenly in Berlin. Her Fiancé, Lawrence, and her sister Zoé, must come to terms as the consequences of this shock set in.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mikhaël Hers
CAST:  Anders Danielsen Lie  •  Judith Chemla  •  Marie Rivière  •  Stéphanie Daub-Laurent

Deep Control (2014)

A heartbroken, young man discovers a new type of drug that boosts a persons free will. The only negative side effect is that its effect has an end, so how bad can it really be? And why does its maker decide to never sell it ever again?  (more)

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CAST:  Anders Danielsen Lie

A heartbroken, young man discovers a new type of drug that boosts a persons free will. The only negative side effect is that its effect has an end, so how bad can it really be? And why does its maker decide to never sell it ever again?  (more)

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CAST:  Anders Danielsen Lie

The Night Eats the World (2018)

After waking up to find himself all alone in an apartment where a massive party was being held the night before, Sam is immediately forced to face a terrifying reality: the living dead have invaded the streets of Paris.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dominique Rocher
CAST:  Anders Danielsen Lie  •  Golshifteh Farahani  •  Denis Lavant  •  Sigrid Bouaziz

After waking up to find himself all alone in an apartment where a massive party was being held the night before, Sam is immediately forced to face a terrifying reality: the living dead have invaded the streets of Paris.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Dominique Rocher
CAST:  Anders Danielsen Lie  •  Golshifteh Farahani  •  Denis Lavant  •  Sigrid Bouaziz

Cléo & Paul (2018)

Lost in Paris, Cléo is looking for Paul and Paul is looking for Cléo. A poetic adventure lived in 3-year-old kids' shoes.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stéphane Demoustier
CAST:  Cléo Demoustier  •  Paul Demoustier  •  Vimala Pons  •  Anders Danielsen Lie

Lost in Paris, Cléo is looking for Paul and Paul is looking for Cléo. A poetic adventure lived in 3-year-old kids' shoes.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Stéphane Demoustier
CAST:  Cléo Demoustier  •  Paul Demoustier  •  Vimala Pons  •  Anders Danielsen Lie

Rodin (2017)

Auguste Rodin (1840-1917), man of the people, autodidact and revolutionary sculptor - the most brilliant of his era. At 42, Rodin meets Camille Claudel, a young woman desperate to become his assistant. He quickly acknowledges her as his most able pupil, and treats ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jacques Doillon
CAST:  Vincent Lindon  •  Izïa Higelin  •  Séverine Caneele  •  Magdalena Malina

Auguste Rodin (1840-1917), man of the people, autodidact and revolutionary sculptor - the most brilliant of his era. At 42, Rodin meets Camille Claudel, a young woman desperate to become his assistant. He quickly acknowledges her as his most able pupil, and treats ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Jacques Doillon
CAST:  Vincent Lindon  •  Izïa Higelin  •  Séverine Caneele  •  Magdalena Malina

22 July (2018)

In Norway on 22 July 2011, neo-Nazi terrorist Anders Behring Breivik murdered 77 young people attending a Labour Party Youth Camp on Utöya Island outside of Oslo. This three-part story will focus on the survivors of the attacks, the political leadership of Norway, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Greengrass
CAST:  Anders Danielsen Lie  •  Ola G. Furuseth  •  Jon Øigarden  •  Anneke von der Lippe

In Norway on 22 July 2011, neo-Nazi terrorist Anders Behring Breivik murdered 77 young people attending a Labour Party Youth Camp on Utöya Island outside of Oslo. This three-part story will focus on the survivors of the attacks, the political leadership of Norway, ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Paul Greengrass
CAST:  Anders Danielsen Lie  •  Ola G. Furuseth  •  Jon Øigarden  •  Anneke von der Lippe

Herman (1990)

"Herman", based on Lars Saabye Christensen's novel of the same name, tells the story of the young boy Herman who suddenly loses his hair and becomes bald at the age of eleven. It follows him through what is a very difficult period in his life, through big mood ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Erik Gustavson
CAST:  Anders Danielsen Lie  •  Jarl Kulle  •  Bjørn Floberg  •  Elisabeth Sand

"Herman", based on Lars Saabye Christensen's novel of the same name, tells the story of the young boy Herman who suddenly loses his hair and becomes bald at the age of eleven. It follows him through what is a very difficult period in his life, through big mood ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Erik Gustavson
CAST:  Anders Danielsen Lie  •  Jarl Kulle  •  Bjørn Floberg  •  Elisabeth Sand

Betrayed (2020)

During World War II, millions of Jews from all over Europe are deported and killed in German concentration camps. When the German troops invade Norway, the Norwegian Jews feel safe and protected. But anti-Semitism knows no borders and as the war escalates in Europe ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Eirik Svensson
CAST:  Jakob Oftebro  •  Nicolai Cleve Broch  •  Michalis Koutsogiannakis  •  Pia Halvorsen

During World War II, millions of Jews from all over Europe are deported and killed in German concentration camps. When the German troops invade Norway, the Norwegian Jews feel safe and protected. But anti-Semitism knows no borders and as the war escalates in Europe ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Eirik Svensson
CAST:  Jakob Oftebro  •  Nicolai Cleve Broch  •  Michalis Koutsogiannakis  •  Pia Halvorsen

Bergman Island (2021)

An English-German filmmaking couple retreat to Fårö for the summer to each write screenplays for their upcoming films in an act of pilgrimage to the place that inspired Ingmar Bergman. As the summer and their screenplays advance, the lines between reality and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mia Hansen-Løve
CAST:  Tim Roth  •  Mia Wasikowska  •  Anders Danielsen Lie  •  Vicky Krieps

An English-German filmmaking couple retreat to Fårö for the summer to each write screenplays for their upcoming films in an act of pilgrimage to the place that inspired Ingmar Bergman. As the summer and their screenplays advance, the lines between reality and ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Mia Hansen-Løve
CAST:  Tim Roth  •  Mia Wasikowska  •  Anders Danielsen Lie  •  Vicky Krieps

The Worst Person in the World (2021)

The chronicles of four years in the life of Julie, a young woman who navigates the troubled waters of her love life and struggles to find her career path, leading her to take a realistic look at who she really is.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joachim Trier
CAST:  Anders Danielsen Lie  •  Renate Reinsve  •  Herbert Nordrum  •  Maria Grazia Di Meo

The chronicles of four years in the life of Julie, a young woman who navigates the troubled waters of her love life and struggles to find her career path, leading her to take a realistic look at who she really is.  (more)

DIRECTION:  Joachim Trier
CAST:  Anders Danielsen Lie  •  Renate Reinsve  •  Herbert Nordrum  •  Maria Grazia Di Meo

Mothers' Instinct

Best friends and neighbors Alice and Celine both live an idyllic traditional lifestyle with manicured lawns, successful husbands and sons of the same age. Life’s perfect harmony is suddenly shattered after a tragic accident. Guilt, suspicion and paranoia combine to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Benoît Delhomme
CAST:  Jessica Chastain  •  Anne Hathaway  •  Anders Danielsen Lie  •  Josh Charles

Best friends and neighbors Alice and Celine both live an idyllic traditional lifestyle with manicured lawns, successful husbands and sons of the same age. Life’s perfect harmony is suddenly shattered after a tragic accident. Guilt, suspicion and paranoia combine to ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Benoît Delhomme
CAST:  Jessica Chastain  •  Anne Hathaway  •  Anders Danielsen Lie  •  Josh Charles

Sick of Myself (2022)

Signe and Thomas are in an unhealthy, competitive relationship that takes a vicious turn when Thomas suddenly breaks through as a contemporary artist. In response, Signe makes a desperate attempt to regain her status by creating a new persona hell-bent on ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kristoffer Borgli
CAST:  Kristine Kujath Thorp  •  Eirik Sæther  •  Anders Danielsen Lie  •  Fanny Vaager

Signe and Thomas are in an unhealthy, competitive relationship that takes a vicious turn when Thomas suddenly breaks through as a contemporary artist. In response, Signe makes a desperate attempt to regain her status by creating a new persona hell-bent on ...  (more)

DIRECTION:  Kristoffer Borgli
CAST:  Kristine Kujath Thorp  •  Eirik Sæther  •  Anders Danielsen Lie  •  Fanny Vaager