Kristine Riis Biography

Biography by Published on Updated on 04 Nov, 2020
Facts of Kristine Riis
Date of Birth: 1982 , August-3
Age: 38 years old
Birth Nation: Norway
Name Kristine Riis
Birth Name Kristine Riis
Nationality Norwegian
Birth Place/City Norway
Profession Actress, Comedian
Eye Color Brown
Hair Color Brown
Boyfriend Jon Niklas Rønning ( 2017 - 2019 )
Online Presence Instagram
TV Show Nissene over skog og hei, Historisk, Side om side, Vikingane
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Kristine Riis is a Norwegian actress and comedian known for her appearances on Norwegian television shows like Nissene over skog og hei, Historisk, Side om side, and Vikingane

How Old is Kristine Riis? Where was she Born?

Kristine Riis was born on August 3, 1982. She is 38 years old as of November 2020. She is a native of Norway and has spent all of her life working as an actress and comedian in Norway.


Kristine Riis is a well-known actress and comedian based out of Norway. She made her on-screen debut in 2011 as Benedicte in the Norwegian comedy series Nissene over skog og hei. The show parodied various reality TV shows and was broadcast on the TVNorge. Riis was a panelist on an episode of the second season of the Norwegian educational television program, Brille.  

Riis also had a couple of appearances on Nytt på nytt, the Norwegian version of the British comedy TV panel show Have I Got New For You. Following that, she went on to find national recognition as one of the performers of the comedy show Underholdningsavdelingen from 2015 to 2016

In 2017, Riis played various characters in the Norwegian game show Historisk. Later that year, she guest-starred in an episode of the Norwegian comedy show Side by side on NRK1.   

Kristine Riis as Liv on Vikingane SOURCE: IMDb

Kristine Riis is perhaps most known for playing Liv in the Norwegian comedy show Vikingane. The show premiered in Norway on October 14, 2016. An English version of the show was picked up for streaming by Netflix in 2017, named Norsemen. Riis reprised her role as Liv for the Netflix version as well.         

 Besides her television work, Riis is also the host of the humorous radio program Drillpikene on NRK P3 with Live Nelvik and Siri Kristiansen.   

Who is Kristine Riis Currently Dating?

At the time of this writing, Kristine Riis is believed to be single. She is not linked with anyone nor is she rumored to be involved in any romantic relationship.

Kristine Riis with her former partner, the Norwegian actor-musician-comedian Jon Niklas Rønning SOURCE: Seher

She was previously cohabiting with the Norwegian actor-comedian Jon Niklas Rønning. They were in a two-year-long relationship that lasted from 2017 to 2019.   

What is Kristine Riis' Net Worth in 2020?

According to some online sources, Kristine Riis is believed to have a net worth of around $200 thousand in 2020. The 38-year-old is one of the leading ladies in the Norwegian acting/comedy community. She has starred in a number of high-profile domestic television shows in Norway including Nissene over skog og hei, Historisk, Side om side, and Vikingane.