At a young age when she was on a school trip to London, she spent some of the hours watching musical Chicago. After watching this musical, she became interested in acting. She studied acting at Danish National School of Theatre. She finally made her acting debut in a Danish police procedural television series The Eagle in 2005. She was seen playing the role of Receptionist in an episode Keres - Del 16. The following year she appeared in the short movie Tre Somre. She continued her acting career by appearing in several movies and TV shows. From 2010, she began starring in a Danish political drama television series Borgen. She played the role of Katrine Fønsmark in this TV series and this role gained her critical acclaim. In 2015, she appeared in an American musical comedy film Pitch Perfect 2 singing several songs. Her nationality is Danish and she is five feet and six inches in her height. Her net worth is in millions.