Bubba Fest! 2019 Celebrity Guest
Name: Nikolaj Coster-Waldau
Appearing: Friday, Saturday, Sunday
Known For: Game of Thrones
Panel Time: TBA
Photo Op Cost: TBA
Autographs: Nikolaj will be signing autographs throughout the event.
Nikolaj Coster-Waldau’s acting career began when he made his stage debut as Laertes in the play ‘Hamlet’ that was staged at the Betty Nansen Theater. In 1994, he appeared in the Danish flick ‘Nightwatch’. He then went on to act in a number of Danish movies such as ‘Wildside’, ‘The Cable Club’ and ‘Misery Harbour’. In 1997, the actor made his British début in the film ‘Bent’. Four years later, he started his U.S. career with Ridley Scott’s war flick ‘Black Hawk Down’. He next landed roles in the movies ‘Enigma’, ’24 Hours in the Life of a Woman’ and ‘Stealing Rembrandt’. In 2004, Coster-Waldau appeared as a villain in the action movie ‘My Name is Modesty’. The following year, he played “Village Sheriff” in the film ‘Kingdom of Heaven’ and also appeared in the flick ‘The Headsman’. He next was cast as Liam in Richard Loncraine’s ‘Firewall’ in 2006. The Danish actor then played the character of a homicide detective John Amsterdam in the Fox TV drama ‘New Amsterdam’. From 2009 to 2010, he appeared in five episodes of ‘The Left Wing Gang’. Then in 2011, he began playing Ser Jaime Lannister in HBO’s ‘Game of Thrones’. That year, Coster-Waldau also did the films ‘Blackthorn’ and ‘Headhunters’. He next starred in the horror flick ‘Mama’ in 2013; the movie was a big box office hit. The same year, he played Sykes in the science fiction thriller movie ‘Oblivion’ as well as Marcus in the drama ‘A Thousand Times Good Night’. Soon after this, he got featured in the Danish thriller film ‘A Second Chance’ as Andreas in 2014. In 2016, he did the action-fantasy flick ‘Gods of Egypt’. The following year, he starred in the dark comedy ‘Small Crimes’. In 2017, Coster-Waldau appeared in Roman Waugh’s prison movie ‘Shot Caller’.