Klaus Bondam

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Klaus Bondam
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Klaus Bondam
Born (1963-11-19) 19 November 1963 (age 54)
Aakirkeby, Denmark

Klaus Bondam (born 19 November 1963 in Aakirkeby) is a Danish actor and politician.

Klaus Bondam got his acting breakthrough in the movie Festen and starred in the series Langt fra Las Vegas as the sexually driven boss Buckingham. He stopped his acting career in 2003.

He has been manage two theatres, "Grønnegårds Teatret" (1996–2003) and "Folketeatret" (2003–2005), and been administrative manager of "Mungo Park" theatre (1995–1996).

Klaus Bondam is in the Radikale Venstre political party and ran for Mayor of Copenhagen in November 2005. The party's city council representation grew from 5 to 7 mandates. This was not enough to secure the mayorship. He was instead named Mayor of Technics and Environment.

Since 2011 Bondam has been head of the Danish Cultural Institute in Brussels, Belgium. He is no longer active in Danish politics.


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