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Brigitte Nielsen Biography

Brigitte Nielsen
  • Age: 54 years old
  • Birth Nation: Denmark
  • Height: 6 Feet 1 Inch
  • Birth Sign: Cancer
  • Name: Brigitte Nielsen
  • Birth Name: Brigitte Nielsen
  • Nick Name: Brigitte
  • Father: Svend Nielsen
  • Mother: Hanne Nielsen
  • Nationality: Italian
  • Birth Place/City: Rødovre
  • Ethnicity: White
  • Profession: Actress
  • Working For: Movies and TV shows
  • Net Worth: $400 thousan
  • Eye Color: Blue
  • Hair Color: Blonde
  • Face Color: White
  • Body Measurements: 41-23-37
  • Breast Size: 41E/41DD
  • Waist size: 23
  • Hip Size: 37
  • Shoe Size: 11 (US)
  • Weight in KG: 150 lbs (68 kg)
  • Affair with: Flavor Flav (2005)
  • Boyfriend: Flavor Flav (2005)
  • Married: Yes
  • Married to: Kasper Winding (1983–1984) Sylvester Stallone (1985–1987) Sebastian Copeland (1990–1992) Raoul Meyer (1993–2005) Mattia Dessi (2006–present)
  • Children: 4
  • Divorce: Yes
  • Movies: Exodus
  • TV Show: Gitte Talks
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Childhood

Brigitte Nielsen was born on 15th of July, 1963 in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Career and path

Brigitte Nielsen worked as a model at the early 1980s. She also posed for Playboy magazine multiple times. She was approached by Marvel Comics to pose for photographs dressed as the comic book character She-Hulk in the year 1980.

Her career as an actress took off in 1985 after she acted in the fantasy film Red Sonja along the famous Arnold Schwarzenegger. She met her ex-husband Sylvester Stallone in the same year. The couple acted in two movies Rocky IV and Cobra together. She played the role of Karla Fry in the movie Beverly Hills Cop II in 1987. She also starred in 976- Evil II, Chained Heat II (1993), Galaxis (1995), The Double 0 Kid (1992), and Snowboard Academy (1996).

Besides this, she played in horror movie Eldorado in the year 2012. Later in 2013, Brigitte Nielsen featured in the short art film They Key. She starred in the film Exodus in 2014. In the same year, she appeared in TV series Raising Hope, and in the action film Mercenaries.

Her music career took off in 1987. Her debut album was Every Body Tells a Story.  After that, she released the album I’m the One … Nobody Else in 1991.

She also appeared in Michael Jackson’s Liberian Girl music video in 1989 and in metal band Korn’s music video in 2000.

She has also worked for Italian television. She has hosted shows like Festival (1987) and much more. She appeared on the 1st season of the Italian production of The Mole. Not only that, she also appeared on the third season of the VH1 reality show The Surreal Life.

Marriage and personal life

Firstly, Brigitte Nielsen got married to Kasper Winding in 1983 but soon got divorced from him in 1984. They together gave birth to a son in 1984. After her divorce with Kasper, she married Sylvester Stallone on 15th of December 1985. The marriage could not last long and they finally got divorced in 1987.  She gave birth to her second child Killian Marcus Gastineau in 1989. She had a child with her ex-fiance, Mark Gastineau.

Again in 1990 she married director and photographer Sebastian Copeland but got soon got divorced in 1992. After that, she gave birth to two sons with her fourth husband Nielsen. Nielsen confessed to an affair with Tony Scott in 1987. Currently, she lives with her fifth husband Mattia Dessi.

Fact, bio, and height

Brigitte Nielsen stands tall, smart, and attractive with a height of six feet and an inch. Her net worth is estimated to be $400 thousand accumulated from her salary as an actress, model, and a singer. The bio of the multi-talented Brigitte Nielsen can also be found on Twitter, Wikipedia, and more. 

  • Last modified : 12 February, 2017
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