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Vidar Magnussen

Actors, Event/Hosts, Scriptwriters/Directors

Vidar Magnussen is a Norwegian actor, comedian and screenwriter. He is a graduate of The Webber Douglas Academy of Arts in London. Vidar is a versatile artist with extensive experience.

He has had several TV roles, including in the entertainment program Entertainment Department and the situation comedy Side by Side on NRK. Vidar is behind and plays the main role in the TV series Magnus on NRK.

Magnussen has been honored several times for his work. In 2014, he received the Hedda-Award in the class for best male actor for his role as master of ceremonies Shockheaded Peter. In 2010, he won the Comedy Prize in the class for this year’s breakthrough for his performance in the performance Mascarade on the National Stage, and he received the Prize Pernille-Statuette in 2010 for his participation in the Jungle Book in the same place.

Vidar Magnussen | CV

Education
Institute Year
The Webber Douglas Academy of Dramatic Arts 2004
Film- or TV Production (Selection)
Production Production Company Director Role Year
Post Mortem: Ingen dør på Skarnes Motion Blur Films Harald Zwart, Petter Holmsen 2021
Vikingulven Filmkameratene A/S Stig Svendsen Arthur Berg 2021
Side om side NRK Marit Åslein Jonas Kvåle 2013-2019
Magnus Viafilm Geir Henning Hopland Magnus Undredal 2019
Presten NRK Vidar Josdal Vidar Magnussen 2018
Snøfall NRK Ida Sagmo Tvedte Winter 2016
Vikingene Viafilm NRK Jon Iver Helgaker, ‎Jonas Torgersen‎ Sjamanen 2016
Over Hekken NRK Jonas Kvåle 2015
Wendyeffekten SF Norge AS Ole Endresen Remy 2015
Her er Harold Mer Film A/S Migma Filmproduktion AB Gunnar Vikene Jan 2014
Lilyhammer Rubicon TV, Renegade TV Simen Alsvik, Geir Henning Hopland, Lisa Marie Gamlem, Ole Endresen, Øystein Karlsen, Tuva Novotny, Steven Van Zandt Ivar 2012
Buzz Aldrin, hvor ble det av deg i alt mylderet? Geir Henning Hopland Roar 2011
Skrivesperre og kunstneriske ambisjoner & om en hund som må bøte med livet på grunn av summen av de to. Filmkollektivet Geir Henning Hopland 2011
Halvseint NRK Heinrich 2007-2008
Varg Veum - Tornerose Film Fund FUZZ Erik Richter Strand Bjørn Hasle 2008
Noen ganger gjør det vondt Delicious Goldfish Productions Geir Henning Hopland Benjamin 2006
Terje Vigen NRK Mari Monrad Vistven Morten 2006
Singelklubben NRK Geir Henning Hopland Vidar 2005
Plassmangel Motlys AS Geir Henning Hopland 2003