Biography[edit | edit source]
Julia Bache-Wiig is a Scandinavian actress from Norway. She grew up in Eivindvik, a small village on the west coast. Julia is known for her role as Thyra in "The Last Kingdom". In German/Norwegian co-production Two Lives, Julia starred with Liv Ullmann and Juliane Köhler. The film was shortlisted for the Oscar's (Foreign language film), establishing Julia's name on the silver screen. Julia is also known for her roles in "Man of War" and "A Somewhat Gentle Man". In 2015, Julia was seen as Aase in the Norwegian TV drama "Aquitted".
Julia had her screen debut in the short film Heartcut by director Anne Sewitsky. Alongside her acting studies, Julia starred in the drama series "Størst av alt", produced by the Norwegian Broadcasting Company (NRK). After this she landed roles in several high profile Norwegian features, among them box-office success Max Manus, A Somewhat Gentle Man and Turn me on, Goddammit!. Alongside working in films, Julia has also played several leading roles on stage.
Selected Filmography[edit | edit source]
- Max Manus: Man of War as Sykesøster Liv
- Two Lives as Anne Myrdal
- A Somewhat Gentle Man as Silje
- Størst av alt as Frida Røst Halvorsen
- Acquitted as Åse Johansen
- Turn Me On, Dammit! as Maria
- In Order of Disappearance as Receptionist Silje
- Reprise as Andre Medvirkende
- Struggle for Life as Tone
- Leon as Lea
Appearances[edit | edit source]