National Theater School
Co-starred with Jessica Chastain in horror feature "Mama"
Cast as the knight Jaime Lannister on HBO's "Game of Thrones"
First U.S. television lead role, as a New York homicide detective on short-lived Fox series "New Amsterdam"
Landed supporting role in high-tech thriller "Firewall," starring Harrison Ford
Reunited with director Scott in medieval epic "Kingdom of Heaven"
Cast as a Delta Force sniper in Ridley Scott's "Black Hawk Down"
Wrote and starred in Danish film "Vildspor"
Co-starred opposite Clive Owen in British film "Bent," about two gay men trying to flee Nazi Germany
Made Danish film debut in psychological thriller "Nightwatch"
Played Laertes in Copenhagen's National Theater School production of "Hamlet"