In his youth:
Nikolaj Coster Waldau were born in Denmark in a city called Rudkoebing and raised in a city called Thybjerg. He has two older sisters. His mom were chief librarian in Glumsoelibrary and his dad did some work did some work on greenland so he was almost never home. His dad was also a alcoholic.
Nikolaj Coster Waldau waseducated at Statens Theater School in 1989-1993. He had his debut as Laertes in Hamlet at the Betty Nansen Theater. His role in movie Nightwatch (1994) made him famous in Denmark. Some time afterNightwatch he traveled to England. He has had several small parts in foreign movies like: Bent (1996), Misery Harbour (1999), Enigma (2001) and Black Hawk Down (2001). Nikolaj Coster Waldau is married to Sascha Coster Waldau (Real name: Sascha Nukaka), who is a singer from Greenland. They have two girls together named Saffina and Philippa. The reasonNikolaj Coster Waldau acting career is because he wanted to travel and see the world. Not what many danish actors desire. He didn't meet many danes who shared his high ambitions.