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29 August 1975 |
|Spouse(s)||Lotte Svendsen (2000-2001)
Caroline M. Gullacksen Hvenegaard (2012-present)
At age 11, director Bille August chose Hvenegaard to play the character he is named for, after the crew auditioned 3,000 children. August decided on Hvenegaard, who he said demonstrated concentration, patience and self-control.
Awards and nominations
|European Film Awards||Best Young Actor/Actress||Won|||
|Young Artist Awards||Best Young Actor in a Foreign Film||Won|||
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- Russell, Candice (19 March 1989). "Great Expectations At Heart Of Oscar-nominated Film". Sun-Sentinel. Retrieved 5 September 2016.
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- Holmstrom, John. The Moving Picture Boy: An International Encyclopaedia from 1895 to 1995. Norwich, Michael Russell, 1996, p. 396-397.
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