Pilou Asbæk

Pilou Asbæk

Johan Philip "Pilou" Asbæk (born 2 March 1982) is a Danish actor.

Asbæk, the son of gallery owners Patricia and Jacob Asbæk, graduated from Denmark's Statens Teaterskole in summer 2008. He is best known for his role as troubled spin doctor Kasper Juul in the Danish TV political drama Borgen, which is his biggest role to date. In 2009 he played soldier David Grüner in an episode of the second season of another Danish TV series, Forbrydelsen. He was among the recipients of the Shooting Stars Award at the 2011 Berlin International Film Festival. On 10 May he was co-host of the Eurovision Song Contest 2014 in Copenhagen, with Lise Rønne and Nikolaj Koppel. Some critics commented adversely on the obscure jokes shared by the presenters throughout the televised show.

YearTitleCharacterRelease Date
2018Overlord2018-10-26
2018The Guardian AngelAnders Olsen2018-03-29
2017Game of Thrones: Conquest & RebellionEuron Greyjoy (voice)2017-12-12
2017WoodshockKeith2017-09-22
2017Ghost in the ShellBatou2017-03-31
2017The Great WallBouchard2017-02-17
2016Ben-HurPontius Pilate2016-08-19
20161864: Brødre i krigDidrich2016-02-25
2016A WarClaus Michael Pedersen2016-02-12
2015Natural Disorder(voice)2015-11-18
2015April 9thSekondløjtnant Sand2015-03-09
2014The Absent OneDitlev Pram2014-12-20
2014Silent HeartDennis2014-11-13
20141864Didrich2014-10-12
2014Speed WalkingOnkel Kristian2014-10-10
2014LucyRichard2014-07-25
2013Sex, Drugs & TaxationSimon Spies2013-08-29
2012A HijackingMikkel Hartmann2012-08-04
2011Bora BoraJim2011-09-01
2011The WhistleblowerBas2011-08-05
2011A FamilyPeter2011-02-24
2010RRune2010-07-15
2010VenusRasmus2010-06-01
2009Monster BustersSøren2009-10-09
2008Crying for LoveOliver2008-07-31
2008Worlds ApartTeis2008-02-22