Magazine article Screen International

Trio Join Bier's Second Chance

Magazine article Screen International

Trio Join Bier's Second Chance

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Maria Bonnevie, Nikolaj Lie Kaas and Ulrich Thomsen have been added to the cast of Susanne Bier's upcoming film A Second Chance.

The trio is joining Danish actor and Game of Thrones star Nikolaj Coster-Waldau who will play the leading role in Bier's upcoming film.

According to the producers, the feature "focuses on how far decent human beings are willing to go, when tragedy blurs the line between just and unjust and how easily we lose our grasp on justice, when we face the unthinkable and life as we know it hangs by a thread."

The film has just started shooting on location in Denmark.

Danish actor Nikolaj Lie Kaas recently played the role of Detective Carl Mørck in the local box office hit The Keeper of Lost Causes. He will next to be seen in the upcoming Child 44 playing opposite Tom Hardy and Joel Kinnaman.

Lie Kaas will be joined by his fellow actor from Bier's Brothers, Ulrich Thomsen. Since his international breakthrough in Vinterberg's Festen, Thomsen has worked abroad on productions such as HBO series Banshee. He also starred in Bier's Oscar winner, In a Better World.

Maria Bonnevie's international breakthrough came with the leading role in I Am Dina and Boe's Reconstruction. …

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