Bab Christensen

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Bab Christensen
Bab Christensen.jpg
Born Barbra Karine Christensen
(1928-01-08)8 January 1928
Kristiania, Norway
Died 10 April 2017(2017-04-10) (aged 89)
Oslo, Norway
Occupation Actress
Spouse(s) Lasse Kolstad (m. 1957; his death 2012)

Barbra Karine "Bab" Christensen (8 January 1928 – 10 April 2017) was a Norwegian actress.

She was born in Kristiania as a daughter of actors Gerda Ring and Halfdan Christensen and younger sister of actress Pelle Christensen. She made her stage debut in 1947 at the National Theatre, and was employed at Den Nationale Scene from 1949, the National Theatre from 1952, Trøndelag Teater from 1963, Fjernsynsteatret from and Det Norske Teatret from 1970. She appeared in a small number of films.[1]

She was married to Lasse Kolstad[1] (1922 – 2012). She was a sister-in-law of Henki Kolstad.

Christensen died on 10 April 2017 in Oslo, aged 89.[2]

Selected filmography[edit]


  1. ^ a b Henriksen, Petter, ed. (2007). "Bab Christensen". Store norske leksikon (in Norwegian). Oslo: Kunnskapsforlaget. Retrieved 18 April 2009. 
  2. ^ "Skuespiller Bab Christensen er død". VG (in Norwegian). 11 April 2017. Retrieved 11 April 2017. 

External links[edit]