Connie was born on July 3, 1965, in Elling, Frederikshavn, Denmark. The full name of Danish actress is Connie Inge-Lise Nielsen. Her mother was an insurance clerk and father was a bus driver. She spends her childhood in a small seaside village named Elling. When she was 18, she traveled Paris and England as she have to work there as an actress and model.
Career- Her Debut movie was “Par Ou’T’es Rentre’?” By Jerry Lewis and this was a France movie. She also worked in an Italian Series named “Colletti Bianchi” in 1988. In 1991, she appeared in Italian “Vacanze di Natale ’91 “and the French film “Le Paradis Absolument” in 1993. In 2000, Nielsen became popular among worldwide audiences as Lucilla in Ridley Scott’s internationally acclaimed Academy Award-winning epic “Gladiator”, where she starred opposite Russell Crowe and Joaquin Phoenix.