Pilou Asbæk

41, from Copenhagen, Denmark

Artwork for LucyImage of Pilou Asbæk

Biography

Johan Philip "Pilou" Asbæk (born 2 March 1982) is a Danish actor. He is best known for his roles as Euron Greyjoy on HBO's Game of Thrones, Pontius Pilate in Ben-Hur (2016), Bouchard in The Great Wall (2016), Batou in Ghost in the Shell (2017), Captain Wafner in Overlord (2018), Cyrus in Samaritan(2022), Gage in Uncharted (2022), and a troubled spin doctor Kasper Juul in the Danish TV political drama Borgen.

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.

Timeline

2024Aged 42

  • Poster for I.S.S.

    Alexey Pulov

2023Aged 41

  • Poster for Hidden Strike

    Paddock

  • Poster for Liberation

    Jakob

  • Poster for Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom

    Kordax

2022Aged 40

  • Poster for Uncharted

    Gage

  • Poster for Samaritan

    Cyrus

2021Aged 39

  • Poster for Outside the Wire

    Victor Koval

2020Aged 38

  • Poster for Run Sweetheart Run

    Ethan

  • Poster for The A-Z of Eurovision

    Self - Presenter (Archive Footage)

2019Aged 37

  • Poster for Game of Thrones: The Last Watch

    Self

2018Aged 36

  • Poster for The Guardian Angel

    Anders Olsen

  • Poster for Overlord

    Captain Wafner

2017Aged 35

  • Poster for Ghost in the Shell

    Batou

  • Poster for Woodshock

    Keith

  • Poster for Game of Thrones - Conquest & Rebellion: An Animated History of the Seven Kingdoms

    Euron Greyjoy (voice)

2016Aged 34

  • Poster for Ben-Hur

    Pontius Pilate

  • Poster for The Great Wall

    Bouchard

2015Aged 33

2014Aged 32

  • Poster for Lucy

    Richard

  • Poster for Speed Walking

    Onkel Kristian

  • Poster for The Absent One

    Ditlev Pram

  • Poster for 1864: Brødre i krig

    Didrich

  • Poster for Silent Heart

    Dennis

2013Aged 31

  • Poster for Sex, Drugs & Taxation

    Simon Spies

2012Aged 30

  • Poster for A Hijacking

    Mikkel Hartmann

2011Aged 29

  • Poster for A Family

    Peter

  • Poster for Bora Bora

    Jim

2010Aged 28

  • Poster for R

    Rune

  • Poster for Venus

    Rasmus

  • Poster for The Whistleblower

    Bas

2009Aged 27

  • Poster for Monster Busters

    Søren

2008Aged 26

  • Poster for Worlds Apart

    Teis

  • Poster for Comeback

    Kris

  • Poster for Crying for Love

    Oliver

Year unknown

  • Poster for Salem's Lot

    Richard Straker