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Sidse Babett Knudsen Married, Husband, Boyfriend

Published On: 09 Jul, 2018

Sidse Babett Knudsen Married, Husband, Boyfriend

Danish actress Sidse Babett Knudsen is famous for her leading character as fictional Danish Prime Minister, Birgitte Nyborg in the Danish TV series, Borgen. The Borgen actress is also known for her role as Theresa Cullen in the HBO's show, Westworld. Sidse won the best actress awards for the comedy romance, Den Eneste Ene and César Award for Best Supporting Actress for the movie, Courted. 

Sidse Babett Knudsen Adultery On-Screen Married Life; Has Boyfriend OffScreen?

In the Danish political drama television series, Borgen, Sidse portrayed the role of sophisticated Danish Prime Minister Birgitte Nyborg. She was a married lady and a mother of two.

As shown in the series, her onscreen character Birgitte had a busy work-life and tight schedules that gradually let her husband, Philip (played by Mikael Birkkjær) to become tired of her absence. It forced Philip to have an illicit affair while the couple's daughter, Laura (portrayed by Freja Riemann) became a victim of depression and anxiety.

Sidse Babett Knudsen and her on-screen husband Philip (Mikael Birkkjær) in Borgen (Photo: inews.co.uk)

Since Philip cheated on his wife, she also starts dating the British architect, Jeremy Walsh (by Glen's Alastair Mackenzie), Until the third season of Borgen, Sidse fell for her new boyfriend, Jeremy. With Radio Times Magazine in February 2014, she gushed that every Danish women was dumbstruck by the presence of Alastair in the set and revealed about women's love for the British man.

In real life, Sidse has a very private life. Sidse is a mother of a son named Louis Ray Knudsen; however, her husband and the father of Louis is yet a mystery. Though Sidse is enigmatic in her personal life, she is sharing a healthy bond with her son. In an interview with the Telegraph in November 2013, she calmly dodged the partner related question. She also added that,

"You can ask me but I won’t answer"

How Does Sidse Gather Her Net Worth?

Sidse Babett Knudsen gathers the net worth from her career in acting. She accumulated the wealth, appearing on numerous TV series and movies. She collected massive fortunes appearing in the long-running series like Westworld (2010-2013 ), and Borgen (2016-2018 ).

Sidse stepped into an acting career in 1994, at the age of 26. She made her debut in the Jonas Elmer's slice-of-life comedy, Let's Get Lost with leading role of Julie.

Short Bio

Sidse Babett Knudsen was born to parents, Ebbe Knudsen, and Susanne Andersen, on 22 November 1968 in Copenhagen, Denmark. She stands at the height of 5' 6" (1.68 meters). Sidse holds an American nationality and belongs to Danish ethnicity.

She completed her training in acting from Theatre de L'Ombre I Paris from1987 to 1990.