Sebastian Jessen

Hair Color: Dark blondEye Color: BlueHeight: 174Weight: 68

Languages:Mother Tongue: DanishFluent in: English

Biography

Sebastian is an extraordinary talented Danish actor. He is a chameleon, with a natural talent and brilliant instinct. From an early age, he started acting professionally, starring in the most popular projects in Denmark. His CV is impressive for his age. He is a significant lead role in the promising feature film ‘Mens vi Lever’ by debut breakthrough director Mehdi Avaz – the film received amazing reviews at the Cannes Festival 2017. Sebastian is the lead role in the successful Danish TV-series “Heartless”, which was selected for the Generation 14 category at Berlin Festival 2015 and had great success in the U.K. Airing on Channel 4. Sebastian has a significant supporting role in the Oscar- and Golden Globe-winning Danish director Susanne Bier’s feature film “Love is all you need” opposite Pierce Brosnan. He is also the lead role in the award-winning feature film ‘Smukke Mennesker’. Sebastian started acting as a child. First at theaters and soon in the most popular feature film in Denmark and dubbing for TV, animation and commercials. He’s – just to mention one – the Danish voice for Spiderman.

In 2020 he can be seen in the anticipated Danish TV-series ‘Grow’. 

Curriculum Vitae

Awards

2018
Nominated: Robert: The Danish Academy Award: Best Actor 'Mens vi lever'
Nominated: Zulu Awards: Best Actor 'Mens vi lever'
Nominated: Bodil: The Danish Critics Award: Best Actor 'Mens vi lever'
2013
Nominee: New York City International Film Festival: Jury Prize: Best Actor '4Reality'

Commercial

Unspecified Year
T Hansen (reklame 2 stk.)LeadBacon Film

Dubbing / Voice over

2000
Help! I'm a Fish / Hjælp! Jeg er en fiskSvipStefan Fjeldmark, Michael Hegner, Greg Manwaring

Film

2019
KollisionFrederikMehdi AvazRocket Road Pictures
2018
I Krig & KærlighedEsben, LeadKasper TorstingFridthjof Film
2017
Mens vi leverKristian, LeadMehdi Avaz
2013
4RealityKennyJacqueline LandauNordisk Film
2012
Love Is All You NeedPatrickSusanne BierZentropa Productions
Sover Dolly på ryggen? Ung MandHella JoofBlenkov & Schønnemann Pictures
2011
DrengLeadPeter GantzlerCrazy Days Production
2010
Nothing's All BadJonas, LeadMikkel Munck FalsZentropa
Smukke menneskerJonasMikkel Munch-FalsZentropa Entertainments
2009
JulefrokostenAllan (voice)Rasmus HeideFridthjof Film
2007
Rich KidsLeadRune BendixenRegner Grasten Film
2006
Triple Dare / SupervoksenStefanChristina RosendahlNordic Film
2003
Anja After ViktorBrianCharlotte Sachs BostrupRegner Grasten Film
2002
Bertram og Co.LeadHans KristensenRegner Grasten Film
2001
Olsen Gang JuniorSupportingPeter FlinthNordic Film
Anja og ViktorBrianCharlotte Sachs BostrupRegner Grasten Film
2000
MiracleLeadNatasha ArthyNimbus Film
Flickering LightsSupportingAnders Thomas JensenM&M Production
1999
FalkehjerteNabobarnLars HesselholdtDet Danske Filminstitut
Love at First HiccoughBrianThomas Willum JensenRegner Grasten Film
1998
AlbertEgonJørn FaurschouM&M Production

Short films

2015
The StrangerLeadAske Bang
2014
Insekt SteffenKasper Juhl
2013
Sammen hver for sigHjalmerCharlotte MadsenNordisk Film
2009
Dagen efterAndreasJonas Poher Rasmussen
2006
De små valgKimJacqueline Landau

Television

2020
GROWJakobRocket Road Pictures
2017-2018
Herrens VejeEmil BondeDR
2015
Hedensted HighLeadDeluca Film
2014-2015
HeartlessSebastianNatasha ArthyFridthjof Film
2011
Anstalten MalerMastiff Media
BorgenMikkelJesper W. NielsenNational Danish Television
Those Who KillSupportingVarious DirectorsMiso Film
2009
2900 HappinessThorleif AdelsonVariousNordisk Film
2008
Album Lars RolstedHella JoofFine & Mellow
2003
DefenseTobias BielNiels Arden OplevNordisk Film
2002
Ras And KathyRasPoul Berg & Jesper TroelstrupDanish National TV

Theater

Unspecified Year
Peter PanSupportingDaniel BohrDet Ny Teater
The Full MontySupportingTapperihallerne
Perters JulLeadMartin Miehe-RenardAmagerscenen

Showreel

Press

Sebastian Jessen

Scenes

Sebastian Jessen