Casper Christensen

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Casper was born in Birkerød, Denmark in 1968. In 1987, he bought a tape Of American stand up comedian Steve Martin. Casper admired the Oscar-host to-be greatly. As did his co-workers on _Casper & Mandrilaftalen (1999)_, Frank Hvam, Lasse Rimmer and Lars Hjortshøj, Casper started out in stand-up comedy. His work in this business led to a deal with Danish TV-network DR, and Casper started doing a children's show called Hvaffor en hånd (1991). After doing a couple of shows for the young Danish people, Casper hit the big time with quiz show _"Husk lige tandbørsten" (1994)_, which he hosted, with help from Annette Toftgårdm whom he later married. _"Husk lige tandbørsten" (1994)_ had made Casper the darling of Danish television. A status which was jeopardized with Casper's follow-up: Safari (1996), which he made with his friend Lars Hjortshøj.

MOVIE CREDITS:
2008: Per Jensen - Rejsen til Saturn
2010: Casper - Klovn - the movie
2012: Casper - Casper Og Frank: Nu Som Mennesker
2015: Casper - Klovn forever
2013: Theo - Player
2004: Casper & Mandrilaftalen 4: Momento Huevos
2012: Casper Christensen - Casper Og Frank: Nu Som Mennesker
2012: Casper Christensen - Casper Og Frank: Nu Som Mennesker (2)
2003: Himself - Micktrix
2017: Thorkil Bonnesen - Dan Dream
2004: Flemming - Inkasso
2011: Casper Christensen - Zulu Comedy Galla 2011
2019: Mathias - The Hustle
2006: Gorm - Direktøren for det hele
1997: Ismand 2 - Hannibal & Jerry
2007: Chacun son cinema ou Ce petit coup au coeur quand la lumiere s'eteint et que le film commence

TV CREDITS:
2001: Casper Christensen - Langt fra Las Vegas
2005: Casper - Klovn
1999: Casper - Casper & Mandrilaftalen
1997: Himself - Stand-up.dk
2016: Grethe