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Karl Stegger

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Occupation  Actor, Singer
Years active  1950–1980

Name  Karl Stegger
Role  Actor
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Born  11 January 1913 (1913-01-11) Aarhus, Denmark
Died  April 13, 1980, Frederiksberg, Denmark
Spouse  Frederikke Hansen (m. 1938–1980)
Awards  Bodil Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role
Movies  Bedroom Mazurka, Father of Four in the City, The Olsen Gang in Jutland, Father of Four on Bornholm, Little Virgil and Orla Frogsnapper
Similar People  Erik Balling, Ib Schonberg, Henning Bahs, Bo Christensen, Henning Karmark

Karl Stegger (11 January 1913 in Aarhus – 13 April 1980 in Frederiksberg) was a Danish actor, who appeared in 157 films which makes him the most used Danish actor.

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He mostly appeared in comedy, but also had some serious roles e.g. as the vicar in Præsten i Vejlby (based on the Steen Steensen Blicher drama). He became famous in 1955 when he replaced Ib Schønberg as the Dad in the popular Far-til-Fire-film series (Daddy of Four). Later he appeared in several Olsen Gang-movies and the TV series Matador as Consul Holm.

Selected filmography

  • The Crime of Tove Andersen (1953)
  • The Son (1953)
  • Paw (1959)
  • Neighbours (1966)
  • References

    Karl Stegger Wikipedia